Horizon Charter School of TampaHorizon Charter School of Tampa

7235 West Hillsborough Avenue, Tampa, FL 33634
P 813-887-3800 | F 813-885-9626 |info@horizoncharter.org
www.horizoncharter.org
Sheila Thomley, Principal – Currently enrolling for the 2020-21 school year
Grades K – 8

Choice

The school choice initiative provides the opportunity for children in grades K through 8 to attend Horizon Charter School, free of charge. The school is a separate 501(c)(3) non-profit entity and has a board of directors that is responsible for the school. Horizon Charter School of Tampa is a part of the Child and Family Developmental Center. Center Academy provides management and consultation services to the school.

Mission

The mission of Horizon Charter School of Tampa is to meet the needs of students by focusing on basic skills and improving overall student motivation and self-esteem. The school is designed for students who function more effectively in smaller education settings.

The Horizon Charter School of Tampa is dedicated to identifying children’s undiscovered talents and creating customized learning tools to draw out each child’s hidden abilities.

– Individualized Instruction
– Motivation
– Concentration
– Gifted
– Learning Differences
– Small Class Size
– Reading Intervention
– Self-Esteem Enhancement

Curriculum

The curriculum is aligned to the Sunshine State Standards, the Common Core Curriculum, and the Florida Comprehensive Assessment Test is administered.

We will continue remote learning until the end of the school year

All students using remote learning through at least April 15th, 2020

2019 – 2020 Horizon Charter School of Tampa Student Calendar

March 13 -End of 3rd Grading Period
March 16-23 – Spring Break – No School for Students
March 24 – Students Return to School

April 10 – Non-Student Day
April 13 – Non-Student Day

May 25 – Memorial Day/Non-Student Day
May 29 – Last Day of School – End of 4th Grading Period – End of Second Semester

Please note:
Hurricane Day(s) if needed – March 23, 2020 and April 13, 2020.

Student Early Release Days: 9/20/19, 11/22/19, 12/18/19, 1/17/20, 2/14/20, 3/13/20, 5/29/20

2020 – 2021 Horizon Charter School of Tampa Student Calendar

August 10 – Students’ First Day of School

September 7 – Labor Day Holiday/Non-Student Day

October 9 – End of 1st Grading Period

November 23-27 – *Fall Break/Non-Student Days
November 30 – Students Return to School

December 16 – End of 2nd Grading Period (End of 1st Semester)
December 17 – Winter Break/Non-Student Days

January 4 – Non-Student Day
January 5 – Students Return to School
January 18 – Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday/Non-Student Day

February 12 – Non-Student Day
February 15 – Non-Student Day

March 12 – End of 3rd Grading Period
March 15 – March 19 – Spring Break/None-Student Days
March 22 – Non-Student Day

April 2 – Non-Student Day
April 5 – Non-Student Day

May 28 – End of 4th Grading Period
May 28 – Students’ Last Day of School

Student Early Release Days
Early Release Days for 2020-9/18, 10/9, 11/20, 12/16

Early Release Days for 2020-1/15, 3/12, 4/23, 5/28