WCSD Mission Statement

Horizon Elementary School

Horizon Elementary

                                                      1970 South Arabian Way
                                     Washington, UT 84780
                                     Phone: (435) 652-4781
                                      Fax: (435) 652-4784


Counselor's Corner


Our 2013-2014 CHARACTER EDUCATION PROGRAM

“Leave Your Footprint” will focus on

Our 3rd “R”  RESPONSIBILITY

 

Last year we enjoyed studying Resilience and the year before Respect. We are excited and looking forward to working on the skill of Responsibility this year. Our students do such a great job being involved with our character education program. This helps them in developing strong character - which is an important part of reaching their full potential.   

 

These are our Topics of Study for the Year - Responsibility to: 

SELF*

Choosing Powerful Actions –  Respect to Self, Honesty, Example, Building Trust, Fulfilling Obligations, Being Happy with Who We Are; Powerful Thoughts – Thinking Positive, Controlling Our Thoughts & Using Them to Improve Who We Are;  Powerful Body – Good Hygiene, Eating Well, Exercising, Sleeping, Avoiding Alcohol, Smoking & Drugs, Making Safe Choices 

FAMILY*  

Listening to Parents & Others Who Love & Care for Us, Being a Foundational Part of Our Family, Building Good Relationships

OTHERS* 

Treat Others the Way You Want to be Treated, Bullying, Cooperation, Serving, Building Others - Builds Us, Being a Good Friend

CLASSROOM* 

Education – Gateway to Successful Future, Being Competent (Look, Learn, Practice), Work Hard, Flourish, Prosper, Be There & Be Ready;  Respect & Appreciate Those Who are Teaching You 

SCHOOL*

Being Part of a Larger Community – What Part do You Play? Our School is Better Because You are Part of It 

COMMUNITY* 

Taking Care of Your Area (Desk, Room, Home, Yard….), Not Sitting Back & Waiting for Someone Else - Doing Our Part 

COUNTRY* 

“Ask Not What Your Country Can do For You, Ask What You can do for Your Country.” Pres. Kennedy, Appreciating Our Country & Those Who Protect Our Freedoms

WORLD*

Caring for Our Planet & It’s People, Recycling, Being Tolerant

 

Jeana James

Horizon Elementary School Counselor

 

CHILDREN are one-third of our population and ALL OF OUR FUTURESmile 

 


Announcements                         

  • Apr 17 Maturation Program 2:30 - 3:30 pm
  • Apr 17 1st Grade Easter Egg Hunt on the Soccer Field
  • Apr 17 Kindergarten Spring Fling & lunch picnic
  • Apr 18-21 Spring Recess (No School)
  • Apr 20 Easter Sunday
  • Apr 22 2nd Grade Tonaquint Nature Habitat Presentation 9-11:30 am 
  • Apr 25 5th Grade Field Trip (Washington Rec Center) 9:30am-12:30pm
  • Apr 28  Minimum Day: Grades 1-5: 9:00am-12:45pm; AM K 9-10:45amPM K 10:45am-12:45pm
  • Apr 29 Art Demo 10:00am in the Gym
  • Apr 30 2nd Grade Field Trip (Cotton Days 9:00am-12:45pm
  • May 1 1st Grade Field Trip (Washington Rec Center) 9:30 am-12:45 pm
  • May 1 Art Talks 2nd - 5th Grade in Classroom Presentation 
  • May 8 1st Grade Program 2:00 pm
  • May 15 Author's Assembly 2:30 pm
  • May 16 4th Grade Program 9:45 am
  • May 20 5th Grade Program (Talent Show 1:45 / Awards 3:00 pm)
  • May 21 5th Grade vs. Staff Kickball game 9-10:30 am
  • May 21 Kindergarten Last Day of School
  • May 22 1st - 5th Grades Last Day of School 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

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