The Hawks Nest Makes its Debut!

It has been a long time in the making, but the new playground finally made its debut today.  At the start of lunch, the new playground, which will be referred to as the “Hawks Nest”, officially opened to the students.  In all, we were able to add a playscape, play area, permanent basketball hoop, new […]

1st Grade Elects Kid Presidents

As a part of the 1st grade common core social studies standards, students are required to learn about how to participate in the community.  To demonstrate community participation, two of our 1st grade teachers, Mrs Hill and Ms. Patel, had their students participate in a mock election on November 8th, Election Day.  This was a […]

Skate Zone 71 Fall Festival

On Monday, October 24, HSA hosted its annual Fall Festival at Skate Zone 71.  Over 150 students and their families attended the event.  A great time was had by all and $225 was raised for our school.  A big thanks to all of the families and staff who attended and helped make our Fall Festival […]

Character Counts Spirit Week

This year, Horizon Science Academy Elementary School adopted a Character Education Program called Character Counts. Every student in the school participates in our weekly character education special focusing on the  six Character Counts pillars; Responsibility, Respect, Trustworthiness, Caring, Fairness and Citizenship.   This year, Class Dojo is used in every classroom and students’ points correspond with […]

3rd Grade Parent Dinner

On Wednesday, October 12, 2016, Horizon Science Academy Elementary School hosted a Third Grade Parent Dinner. Over 140 parents and students attended the event. Third grade is a big year and many important items were addressed, including 3rd grade expectations and responsibilities, homework expectations and keys to student success. The most important of the agenda […]