Choose the Learning Options that Work for Your Family

With HCS, You Have A Variety of Choices for Your Family’s Educational Process

At Horizon Charter Schools (HCS), we believe in providing a free, quality education through personalized learning for all of our students. Since each family’s -- and even each student’s -- needs are different, we offer a variety of learning options.

You can select home study, independent study, supplemental classes at one or more of our Learning Centers, enrichment classes through a large variety of partner businesses, or a combination -- whichever works best for your situation. Families with kids from transitional kindergarten to 8th grade can take advantage of our Montessori school, and high school students can choose distance learning options. We also provide a special education program, help for struggling students, a Curriculum Resource Center filled with books and learning aides, and many other types of parent support.

Home Study

In response to a growing population of parents seeking an active role in their children’s education, Horizon Charter Schools began as a public home study program more than two decades ago, and we have always remained true to our roots.

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Independent Study

Sometimes parents and students need extra support from a credentialed teacher to aid with student instruction. To help these families, Horizon Charter Schools provides the option of more assistance from the family’s Supervising Teacher (ST).

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Learning Centers

To augment the home school experience, many parents want their children to benefit from interaction with other homeschoolers and teachers in a limited, small group setting without losing control of the education process. So, HCS developed Learning Centers

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Enrichment Classes

In addition to the courses available at our Learning Centers, students can take a variety of enrichment and elective classes provided by a vast array of local businesses in areas ranging from core subjects to visual and performing arts to physical education.

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Virtual Learning

In the 21st Century, higher education classes are often taught online. To prepare students for this type of learning and provide greater flexibility in their schedules, high school students can take some or all of their classes through distance learning options.

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Montessori

For over 100 years, families have benefited from the child-centric educational approach to schooling developed by Maria Montessori. We applaud this method of teaching and are happy to provide a free, public Montessori school option to our families.

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Serving the greater Sacramento region: Sacramento, Placer, El Dorado, Nevada, Sutter, and Yuba Counties.

To learn more about enrolling, please contact us today