Category: Features

‘Im in the band’

Mesquite might be your boring, average suburban town, but but that doesn’t mean you can’t find any talent in it? ‘Mellow Doggie’ is an indie jazz band that has acclaimed a lot of recognition...

Giant Reading Buddies

On Wednesday Feb. 15, English teacher David Smith’s 1A class joined Gentry first grade teacher Raejean Noschese’s students as reading partners, or as the first graders like to call them, “Giant Reading Buddies.” The...

Horn Needs to be Wheelchair Accessible

Many students might be wondering why there are posters in the hallways with QR codes to sign-up for a wheelchair experience.   Interior design teacher Amy Barber, along with her two students, Senior Kaylee Sierra...

The Pressures of Being a Senior

“It’ll be easy,” they said. “It’ll be fun,” they said. “It’ll be agonizingly, stressfully, fast,” no one said! For some students, including myself, the arrival of senior year doesn’t just mean the end of...

Japanese Students Visit Horn

“Hajimashite! Yoroshiku Onegaishimasu!” On December 5, Horn gave a tour to 5 students from Kaisei High School in the Shimane prefecture of Japan. The 5 students, Yuhi Hasegawa, Ryunosuke Kato, Saya Matsuzaki, Yui Kanesake...

Behind the scenes: Peter Pan

“To die would be an awfully big adventure,” Peter Pan said. The JHHS theatre department is presenting Peter Pan as this year’s musical production, which will be performed on Jan. 19-21 at 7p.m. in...

ROTC: Giving Back to the Community

Every year, each company in the JROTC program at John Horn High School organizes and executes a service learning project, which is an extensive, entirely cadet-run community service project. “Our mission is to motivate...

JROTC and JPA

“The best part is the final product –– we are at our highest point, show it off, and are recognized for it,” Battalion Logistics and Supply Officer (S4) Kaden Callahan said. To have its...

ROTC Recruitment

JROTC is one of the school’s biggest organizations and is constantly searching for new recruits in the middle schools especially. Many eighth graders transition into high school looking for an organization to join, but...