Our Alumni

Kat Graves

Kat Graves

Kat graduated high school this spring (2018) and is planning to attend junior college in the fall. She loves singing classical music and her current voice instructor thinks she should be a professional opera singer! She …

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Ben Bohanan

Ben Bohanan

Ben graduated from The Plaza Academy this past May (2018) and has already begun taking a summer course at Penn Valley. He plans to continue attending classes at Penn Valley in the fall, while also …

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Jordan Smith Whitmore

Jordan Smith Whitmore

I am excited to have graduated the University of Missouri Kansas City with a bachelor of liberal arts with a minor in psychology. I recently joined the Kansas City Woodworkers Guild, and I am excited …

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Gayle Wade

Gayle Wade

Gayle is doing great things as a junior at Park Hill High School! She was recently elected Vice President of FFA, (Future Farmers of America) at Northland Career Center, a vocational school for our students …

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Joseph Leiter

Joseph Leiter

Joseph Leiter attended Horizon Academy from 2006-2009. Since leaving our school, he graduated from Emporia State University with a degree in Rehabilitation Services Education, and is now pursuing a masters at the same university in …

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Brad Clark

Brad Clark

Brad Clark, one of Horizon Academy’s first students attending from 2001-2003, has come a long way since his days at Horizon. He now works as a project manager for DHI Roofing, which keeps him busy …

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Nick Vera

Nick Vera

Upon leaving Horizon Academy, Nick transitioned to Shawnee Mission West, where he joined the wrestling team. At a recent wrestling banquet, Nick was awarded 3 awards including Junior Varsity Wrestler of the Year and the …

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Michael Jury

Michael Jury

“Since graduating from Horizon Academy in 2006, I went on to receive my high school diploma from Bishop Miege in 2010. By 2014 I received my bachelor’s degree in Geology with a minor in Mathematics …

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Dylan Boster

Dylan Boster

Dylan is starting his freshman year at Columbia College Chicago where he is majoring in Film. He co-write and directed a 1 act musical at Miege last year. This past summer, he wrote and co-shot …

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Audrey Hawn

Audrey Hawn

Audrey Hawn is starting her senior year of high school at Blue Valley High. She is part of the Cross Country team and part of the Varsity swim team at BVHS and has qualified for state …

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Dalton Phillips

Dalton Phillips

Since his transition from Horizon Academy, Dalton graduated from the University of Arkansas and began working for Go Exchange. The company sells custom wholesale apparel and is dedicated to orphan prevention. Dalton covers the Midwest and Southeastern territories and is now one …

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Gina Bruhn

Gina Bruhn

Currently I attend Penn Valley community college, and take online classes, working towards an Associate in Art and Teaching. I’m on the Dean’s Honor Roll meaning I have a 3.5 GPA. During the week, I …

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Jack McGrew

Jack McGrew

After attending a public elementary school, Jack became a student at Horizon Academy in 6th grade. Jack attended Horizon Academy for three years before transitioning to Bishop Miege during his freshman year of high school. …

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Ben Edwards

Ben Edwards

After I left Horizon Academy, I went to Johnson County Community College for three years, and I got a job as a retailer at a grocery story. After going to JCCC, I was accepted into …

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Matt Gauer

Matt Gauer

I first arrived at Horizon Academy in 2000 after a difficult experience with public school. Upon attending Horizon, going to school was no longer a painful experience for me. I felt like I was not …

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Lizzy Ungashick

Lizzy Ungashick

Lizzy graduated from Horizon Academy in 2013. Since graduation, she has been working many hours at Dog Pawz which is a Doggy Day Care in Kansas City. Her passion for dogs truly started when she …

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Abby Quinlan

Abby Quinlan

Abby graduated from Horizon Academy in 2013 as our Student of the Year. Since graduating, Abby has been taking a few classes at Johnson County Community College and is truly enjoying them. She is also …

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Joseph Helm

Joseph Helm

Joseph is currently living in Warrensburg and attending UCM where he will be a senior in January. His degree is in Technology with an emphasis in management and he hopes to eventually obtain a job …

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