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Welcome to horizonte where amazing happens

Welcome to Horizonte…

“Where amazing happens!”

Welcome to horizonte where amazing happens

Horizonte is a progressive, nontraditional school in the Salt Lake City School District. Our goal is to provide a rigorous foundation of education and skills necessary for students to achieve self-sufficiency and become contributing participants in society.

About horizonte

About Horizonte

  • We are accredited by the Northwest Accreditation Commission.

  • We partner with the Urban Institute for Teacher Education at the University of Utah

  • We received a School Improvement Grant to improve student performance inmath and language arts

  • Students have access to district Career Technical Education classes

  • We have multiple sites to meet individual student needs

Preparing students for college and career

Preparing students for college and career

  • Academic Rigor

  • Classroom support in math and English

  • Scholarships

  • Planning for college and career

Advisory program

Advisory program

  • Each student is assigned a teacher advisor

  • Advisors monitor student progress, attendance, grades and graduation goals

  • Advisors are the liaison between parents and school

  • Advisors assists students with college and scholarship applications, and career pathways

Parents as partners

Parents As Partners

  • Open door policy day and evening

  • On-line access to student attendance and academic progress

  • Monthly School Community Council

  • Parent-teacher conferences every session

  • Attendance and Academic Achievement award assemblies every session

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Parents As Partners

  • Monthly health clinics

  • Weekly immigration and street law clinics

  • Saturday immigrant and refugee services

  • Utah Food Bank partner

  • Adult high school and English learner classes

  • Parenting classes

Attendance is the greatest indicator of school success

Attendance is the greatest indicator of school success.

  • You will be contacted if your student is absent

  • Please make sure that we have your current contact information at all times.

  • Please notify the school if your student needs to leave early

  • You can view your child's attendance via the Parent Portal on Powerschoolor call the school directly

P ositive l earning environment

Positive Learning Environment

  • Be respectful

  • Be there, be ready

  • Follow directions

  • Be responsible

  • Keep your hands and feet to yourself.

Closed campus

Closed campus

  • Once on school property, student cannot leave without proper release from the office

    • Only parents/guardians are authorized to check students out of school

    • Students may not leave campus for lunch or snacks

    • Students may not go to the parking lot

    • Parents will be contacted if the student leaves campus without permission during school hours

Dress code

Dress Code

  • Students are not allowed to wear…

    • Clothing that is all one color or wearing the same color every day

    • Red or blue hair ties, shoe laces, or lanyards (black or white only)

    • Clothing, or jewelry with numbers

    • Gang affiliated clothing, jewelry, or tattoos

    • Immodest clothing (halter tops, bare midriffs, low-cut shirts, shorts and skirts must reach fingertips)

    • Hats, bandanas or other headwear

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Dress Code

No cell phones

No cell phones

All cell phones and ipods must be turned off when you enter the building

Horizonte opportunities

Horizonte Opportunities

  • Credit recovery is available to students who are currently passing all classes as well as summer classes and workshops

  • Advance Placement Classes and College Prep Classes

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Horizonte Opportunities

  • Extracurricular activities include intramural sports, MESA club, Latinos in Action, and Mayor’s Youth Council

  • Field trips are offered throughout the year

  • Juniors and seniors may participate in the Salt Lake Community College pipeline program

Welcome to horizonte have a great year we look forward to serving you and your student

Welcome to HorizonteHave a great yearWe look forward to serving you and your student

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