Horton High School would like to respectfully acknowledge the territory in which we gather, as the ancestral unceded homelands of the Mi’kmaq.

We are all treaty people.

Important Dates and Information

  • PARENTS – Share your thoughts regarding the beginning of the school year by FILLING OUT THIS SURVEY. Your input makes a difference!
  • There is NO SCHOOL for students on Friday, Oct 22nd
  • There will be a VIRTUAL Grade 12 Parent Information Night on Wednesday, Oct 20th at 6 PM. The meeting link will be sent out next week.

Parents who wish to have Parent Portal access should fill out THIS FORM

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Scroll down for contact info and office hours.

Our School

Horton High School is a secondary school located in Greenwich, Nova Scotia, Canada. It is part of the Annapolis Valley Regional School Board. The school’s administration team is led by Jodye Routledge along with his vice-principals: Sean Bennett, Peter Morse and Kay Greene. The athletic team is the ‘Griffins’. There are approximately 870 students enrolled in grades 9–12 at the school.

Our Mission

Horton High School provides learners with opportunities to gain proficiency in the Essential Graduation Learnings of Aesthetic Expression, Citizenship, Communication, Personal Development, Problem Solving, and Technological Competence. To achieve a well-rounded education, the educational partners encourage flexibility, understanding, and involvement in meeting the challenges of the 21st Century.

Our History

Horton High School sits on a 42-acre hillside site overlooking the Minas Basin and the farms and orchards of Nova Scotia’s Annapolis Valley. The 1000-student facility features leading-edge technology and has been called the “finest secondary school in the province and country.” It was built in 1998, using public-private sector partnering and the involvement of the community to create a state-of-the-art facility.

Admin Office

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Teaching Staff.

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School Cafeteria

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Mondays – Nachos
Tuesday – Grilled Cheese
Wednesday – Salad
Thursday – Soup of the Day
Friday – Fried Rice

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