Horizon Newsletter

April 2018

Horizon School Mission Statement -

o The caring staff of Horizon Elementary is dedicated to guiding students toward becoming responsible and productive citizens. We encourage students to reach their full potential through challenges and successes, in a safe environment, conducive to learning.

Horizon School Vision -

o All learners (students, staff, parents, patrons) believe in their power to embrace learning, to excel, and to own their future.

Upcoming April Events

  • April 9th – 27th ISAT Testing for 3rd Grade

  • April 11th – Discovery Center Assembly, Family STEAM Night (5 - 7pm)

  • April 17th - PTO Meeting

  • April 13th – Spirit Day, “Spring Out of Bed” Day – wear pajamas!

  • April 18th 19th Kindergarten Registration @ District Office
  • April 27th - Student Birthday Lunch

Horizon STEAM Night - April 11th

Join us at STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, Math) Night on Wednesday, April 11th from 5 to 7 pm for lots of fun activities!

A FREE pizza dinner will be held from 5 to 5:30 pm, and then classrooms will be open for visiting and participating in activities!


Jerome School District Kindergarten Registration for the 2018-2019 school year will be held at the District Office located at 125 4th Avenue West on April 18th (8:30 A.M. to 7:00 P.M.) and April 19th (8:30 A.M. to 3:30 P.M.). To register your child for Kindergarten, he/she must turn 5 on or before September 1, 2018


To complete registration, parents must bring the child’s official birth certificate and completed immunization record.

Children must be current on their immunizations to register.

(State required shots – DTP – 5 doses, Polio – 4 doses, MMR – 2 doses, Hepatitis B – 3 doses, Varicella – 2 doses, Hepatitis A – 2 doses.) Please bring your child for Kindergarten Screening

Teacher Requests for School Year 2018-2019

We have an AMAZING staff! If you have a preference of teacher for next year, please:

•Write a letter stating your reasons.

•List a 2nd choice – we look at balances carefully.

•Submit your letter to the office no later than Friday, May 4th.

Thank you!

Pete the Cat Out of This World