Published October 8, 2019
For several years, staff members at Horizon Middle School East Campus have been moving toward feedback-based grading, which focuses on students’ learning instead of their achievement on a particular assignment. Tom Schimmer, author of “Grading from the Inside Out,” spoke at a parent night at the beginning of the school year to explain the change in grading philosophy.
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Published October 4, 2019
The League of Women Voters of the Red River Valley will host an information session about the school district’s Nov. 5 bond referendum at 7 p.m. Oct. 10 at the Moorhead Public Library. Tours of Moorhead High School will be given on Oct. 4, 17 and 29. Read More »
Published September 13, 2019
Moorhead Schools Legacy Foundation and Moorhead Area Education Foundation are joining forces in supporting Moorhead’s schools and students. In July 2019, each board of directors voted unanimously to merge as one entity, called Moorhead Legacy Education Foundation. Read More »
Published September 3, 2019
Moorhead Area Public Schools had 7,066 students in grades K-12 report for school Sept. 3, 2019, which is the highest opening day enrollment since 1972 and continues the recent trend of high enrollment. Read More »
Welcome to Horizon Middle School West Campus! Students in grades 5-6 at Horizon West experience enhanced educational programming and many opportunities for learning and development in a state-of-the-art school designed with small learning communities. By working together, parents and school staff can provide a quality educational experience for the students.