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Horizon West

Horizon Middle School West Campus

Phone: 218-284-8300
Fax: 218-284-8333

Attendance Office: 218-284-8301
Counseling Office: 218-284-8312
Health Office: 218-284-8310
Media Center: 218-284-8334

School Hours :
9:05 a.m. to 3:50 p.m.

Carla Smith, Principal
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Ben Dimond, Assistant Principal
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School will be held April 2 to make up missed day

Published March 6, 2018

Moorhead Area Public Schools has scheduled Monday, April 2, 2018, as an instructional day as makeup for the March 5 weather-related school closure day. April 2 was identified on the 2017-18 calendar as the first emergency makeup day. Read More »

Boys hockey team featured in reality series

Published February 23, 2018

Moorhead High School boys hockey is being featured in “Dream. State,” a six-episode reality television series on Fox Sports North. Episodes are scheduled to air following Minnesota Wild Games on Fox Sports North and can be watched online at Read More »

School Board approves calendar for 2018-19 school year

Published February 21, 2018

At its meeting on Feb. 12, the Moorhead School Board approved the calendar for the 2018-19 school year. Classes will begin Sept. 4, 2018. The last day of classes for students is June 4, 2019, unless additional emergency makeup days are needed. Read More »

Horizon Honor Choir selected to perform at MMEA state conference

Published February 20, 2018

The Horizon Middle School Honor Choir, under the direction of Ashley Scherbenske, will perform at 2:30 p.m. Friday, February 23 at the Minnesota Music Educators Association’s state conference. 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.