Horizon High School is a proud member of the Paradise Valley Unified School District, serving students and families in North Phoenix and Scottsdale, AZ. We are one of five traditional high schools in our district that offer a comprehensive curriculum and many rigorous classes. At Horizon, we have been recognized locally, statewide and nationally for our academics, fine arts programs, and athletics. Our motto is to use Pride, Courage, and Respect in everything we do to succeed and achieve our goals to attain a better future.


Our Mission

To inspire achievement and facilitate a community environment focused on rigor, relevance, and relationships. - Pride, Courage, Respect!

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Our Values
  • Academic, Social and Personal Excellence
  • Education of the Whole Person
  • Passionate Leaders in Teaching and Learning
  • Collaborative Community
Our Vision

Horizon High School is a leader in secondary education preparing students to excel in a dynamic world.

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Our school profile includes demographic information about our student body and the types of classes we offer.

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Learn more about our Principal and leadership team, and how they strive to enhance and improve our school.

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Find out more about our policies regarding absences and attendance rules at Horizon.

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Student Life

View information on student registration, required immunizations, parking and job opportunities.

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COMPASS stands for Centered on Measures Positioning All Students For Success.