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KTC News
Oct. 13, 2014
The October newsletter is available here and on Horizon's KTC page. Inside you'll find important dates, calendar and RevTrak information. Also available is a flyer about the remaining field trips for 2014.


Kindergarten Color Days
Oct. 6, 2014
Kindergarteners are learning the colors and everyone at Horizon can help. Each day for the next 2 weeks, teacher and students are encouraged to dress in a different color. The schedule is below:

Monday, October 6th - RED
Tuesday, October 7th - BLUE
Wednesday, October 8th - YELLOW
Thursday, October 9th - GREEN
Friday, October 10th - PURPLE

Monday, October 13th - ORANGE
Tuesday, October 14th - PINK
Wednesday, October 15th - WHITE
Thursday, October 16th - BLACK
Friday, October 17th - BROWN


Fall Fitness Day
Oct. 6, 2014
Thursday, Oct 9 is Fall Fitness Day. Students who walk to school that morning will receive a sticker. The 2014 Rock-a-Thon will also take place in the afternoon to raise money for the PTO general fund. Horizon students will rotate between walking, dancing, playing, and snacking while getting outside for some Fun Fall Fitness.


School Picture Retakes
Oct. 6, 2014
Picture retakes have been scheduled for Thursday, Oct. 28th.


Horizon PTO Meeting
Oct. 6, 2014
The next PTO Meeting is Tuesday, Oct. 14 from 7:00 - 8:00 in the Horizon LMC.

Fall Band Concert - Corrected
Oct. 6, 2014
Horizon 5th Grade band students will perform their first concert of the yearMonday, Oct. 20 at 6:30 in the Horizon Cafeteria.


4th & 5th Grade Concerts
Oct. 6, 2014
Horizon 4th & 5th Graders will present their concert Thursday, Nov. 6th in the Horizon Cafeteria.

4th Graders will begin at 6:30
5th Graders will begin at 7:30


Early Dismissal/No School
Oct. 6, 2014
There will be a 3 hours early dismissal Thursday, Oct. 23 for teachers to participate in professional development. There is no school Friday, Oct. 24 for professional development.


Create, Think, Grow
Aug. 22, 2014
Our theme this year at Horizon is Create, Think, Grow. Teachers have been sharing ways we improve ourselves even as adults. One of our strongest teaching strategies is sharing our thinking out loud. This helps students learn how to learn. Have you considered sharing ways that you Create, Think, Grow?






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