Meet Horizon’s Elk Grove STs, Educational Partners April 25
Join several of Horizon Charter Schools’ awesome supervising teachers (STs) and some of our amazing educational partners at our upcoming Open House and Vendor Faire.
The event is open to Horizon Charter Schools families and families interested in finding out more about homeschooling through Horizon. Our Elk Grove region STs will be on hand to answer questions and provide information about homeschooling, independent study and virtual learning. Plus, kids will enjoy crafts, science, virtual reality, engineering, music, sewing, and more with some of our Elk Grove and Sacramento educational partners who offer fun and educational classes, workshops, lessons and tutoring for students.
Horizon’s Open House & Vendor Faire is scheduled for Wednesday, April 25 from 10am – 2pm at Sunshine Event Center, 9360 Elk Grove Florin Road, Suite 4 in Elk Grove. Aside from being a great place to hold events, Sunshine Swim & Fitness — part of Sunshine Event Center — is also one of our educational partners.
The event is completely free and no registration is required. Children are welcome and must be accompanied by an adult at all times.
Horizon’s Educational Partners Prove Learning Can Be Fun!
We’ve spent years building relationships with a plethora of local businesses that offer classes and tutoring for homeschool students. Many of our Elk Grove and Sacramento partners are joining us with fun activities to give families a sense of what their companies have to offer. Here are just some of the fun activities we have in store:
- Playing guitar with School of Rock Elk Grove
- Experiencing virtual reality with Sac Makers
- Creating spinning tops, robotic basketball launcher, and motorized walker with Play-Well TEKnologies
- Making bookmarks with Writing with Kris
- Crafting felt pencil holders with Miss Kitty’s Sewing School
- Writing and drawing instant poetry with Home Tutoring Plus
- Building catapults with Camp EDMO
- Honing soccer skills and trying other athletics with EMH Sports
- Practicing coordination using Nerf targets with Hands in Motion
- Taking the Magnetic Bridge Challenge with Mad Science
- Improving balance with hula hoops, balance boards and jump ropes with Elevate Gymnastics
- Playing a corn hole game with NewSongs Music
- Planting wildflower seeds with Horizon Charter Schools
- Making paper puppets with Kathleen Waffle, Horizon’s Parent Educator
- Spinning our prize wheel to win some awesome Horizon swag
- and more!
Check back soon for updates on activities and vendors, including:
- Serendipity Center
- Keep Pace Learning Center
- Piano Time Music
Learn More About Our Great Partners
Academy Learning Centers
A complete K-12 learning center offering tutoring, STEM classes, and HomeLearners, Junior Academy, and College-Bound programs. AcademyLearningCenters.com
Providing high-quality, year round mind-blowing science, maker, technology, nature, and recreational enrichment programs for pre-K – 8th grade students.
Gymnastic instruction from tots through team, including: recreational, tumbling, team, developmental team and The Ninja Zone. ElevateGymnasticsAcademy.com
Offering sports and fitness related services for kindergarten-12th grade students with an emphasis on fun, fitness and friendship. EMHSports.com
Hands in Motion
Academic and enrichment classes in technology, sports, language, math, writing, science, history and building. HandsInMotion4Learning.com
Home Tutoring Plus, Inc.
In-person and online tutoring for all K-12 subjects using a large network of teachers and professional tutors throughout the region. HomeTutoringPlus.com
Keeping Pace Learning Center
With an individualized program based on developmental research to improve weak or missing skills, parents experience fewer homework battles and report cards are something to look forward to. KeepingPaceLearningCenter
Hands-on science programming including after-school classes, workshops, camps, birthday parties, corporate events, science nights, and other special events with animated and trained professional instructors. Sacramento.MadScience.org
Music lessons that focus on musical technique as well as on the whole person and a wholesome experience. MartucciMusic.com
Miss Kitty’s Sewing School
Sewing lessons tailored to individual students based on abilities and experience beginning with a focus on operation of the sewing machine and completion of simple projects.
Creating a family-friendly environment where you and your child can learn to play music and thrive. ElkGroveMusicLessons.com
A small STEM school serving grades 6 – 12, teaching 21st century skills, methods and thinking. SacMakers.com
School of Rock Elk Grove
Music in a team-based environment is today’s gateway to education, confidence, fun, friendship, and so much more. SchoolOfRock.com
A place where students gather for small-group classes that spark creative genius, foster independent thinking, and inspire a lifelong love of learning. TheSerendipityCenter.com
Sugar Ditch Stables
A family owned and operated, kid-friendly, stress-free, big-fun, western-style riding ranch offering riding lessons, birthday parties, and summer camps for kids of all ages. SugarDitchStables.com
Sunshine Swim & Fitness Center
Offering a variety of dynamic programs for all ages and abilities with swim programs dedicated to small class sizes and personalized instruction. SunshineSwimCenter.com
Writing with Kris
Providing 10-week core writing courses where students dive in-depth into reading and writing assignments, plus workshops and tutoring. WritingWithKris.com
Check Out Our Other Educational Partners
Horizon families can use their ample student funds to enroll in private or group instruction with approved vendors. Courses include: martial arts, music, horseback riding, dance, robotics, driver training, visual arts, foreign languages, individual and team sports, sewing, cheer, and many, many more elective and enrichment courses, as well as core classes and tutoring for academic subjects. Visit our Enrichment and Electives page to learn more.
About Horizon Charter Schools
Established in 1993, Horizon Charter Schools is one of California’s oldest public charter schools. We’re also one of the most innovative. We offer multiple learning options and more support for parents and students than most other charter schools.
Surf our website to learn more about our school. Better yet, come to our Open House and Vendor Faire April 25 from 10am-2pm at the Sunshine Event Center in Elk Grove and find out first-hand why homeschooling, independent study or virtual learning through Horizon Charter Schools is one of the best decisions you can make for your child.
We look forward to seeing you there!