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Horizons School:

Home Study

Grades K-8

One Santa Barbara Road

Pleasant Hill, CA 94523

925-682-8000 x3960

fax 925-937-6052

horizonshs.com

 

Administrator: Dr. Sharon Brockman

Office Manager: Mrs. Carlene Hunt

Teacher: Ms. Hilary Twitchell

Teacher: Mrs. Kristin Dietrick

 

For grades 9-12, the Independent Study high school program, go to horizonscis.com

Open to students in surrounding districts and counties

Books and Teaching Materials for grades K-12 Available

WASC Accredited

Teach your children at home (grades K-12)

School is closed Monday, February 20

for President's Day

 Click here to find out more about our home school program and to apply (grades K-8)! 

 

Please note that as of Fall 2017, we will not be accepting new high school students in Horizons School: Home Study.  For students in grades 9-12 - please go to Horizons School: Center for Independent Study (CIS) horizonscis.com .  If you have questions, please make an appointment with our principal.

2016-17 School Calendar

August 22 – First Student Day

Sept. 5 – Labor Day- No School

October 10 – All Teacher In-Service Day- No School

October 28 – End 1st Quarter

November 11 – Veterans Day- No School

November 21-25 – School Recess

November 24 – Thanksgiving Day - No School

January 2 – Legal Holiday- No School

January 16 – Martin Luther King Day- No School

December 19-January 1 - Winter Recess- No School

January 20 – End 2nd Quarter &1st Semester

February 13 – All Teacher In-Service Day- No School

February 20 – Presidents' Holiday - No School

March 6 – All Teacher In-Service Day- No School

March 30 - End of 3rd Quarter

March 31 - Cesar Chavez Day- No School

April 3 - 7 – Spring Recess- No School

May 29 – Memorial Day- No School

June 9 – Last Student Day/ End of 2nd semester

State Standards

State Curriculum Standards for grades K-12 are available from the California Department of Education website at 

http://www.cde.ca.gov/be/st/ss/.

Teacher-Advisors assist families in tailoring instruction to individual skills, interests, and styles. Quite often, students go above and beyond grade-level standards!

Common Core strategies are tried and true strategies in the Home Study setting, as is cross-curricular and regular "extension" learning.