Horoscopes for Hope

How a horoscope can help teens get through the tough times

A horoscope is an astrological chart representing the positions of the sun, moon, and planets. It shows the positions at an exact time of an event, like a person’s birth. In order to check your horoscope sign, you have to know what your zodiac sign is. Your zodiac depends on your date of birth. The following are the dates and names of each zodiac sign:


Capricorn dates: December 22 – January 19 

Aquarius dates: January 20 – February 18

Pisces dates: February 19 – March 20

Aries date: March 21 – April 19

Taurus dates: April 20 – May 20

Gemini dates: May 21 – June 20

Cancer dates: June 21 – July 22

Leo dates: July 23 – August 22

Virgo dates: August 23 – September 22

Libra dates: September 23 – October 22

Scorpio dates: October 23 – November 21

Sagittarius dates: November 22 – December 21


At Copper Hills High School, there are a lot of students who believe and follow their horoscope. According to a Twitter poll where 25 Copper Hills Students voted, 56% said they do follow their horoscope. This is just a small sample of the students here at Copper Hills, but it does show how many people believe in astrology.


People enjoy horoscopes because they give them a look into the future, which can then give them hope. Hope is very helpful and important for teenagers because it can give them a sense of belonging and happiness. Following horoscopes and zodiac signs can also give teenagers something to look forward to, which can be essential when going through a hard time. 


For a lot of people, exploring horoscopes can easily turn from hobby to passion. Many people even get into the career of an astrologist. An astrologist or an astrologer is a person who uses  the positions of celestial bodies to interpret what will happen in the future. People will often go see these Astrologists to find out interesting events that may or may not happen in their future. 


People use their horoscopes to give them hope, this can start in teen years and move all the way into adulthood. If you choose to follow your horoscope you will find that it might just give you an undeniable sense of hope.