Horizons CIS

Horizons School: Center for Independent Study (CIS)

for High School Students


One Santa Barbara Road

Pleasant Hill, CA  94523

(925) 682-8000 ext 3960

Fax (925) 937-6052



Administrator: Dr. Sharon Brockman

Office Manager: Mrs. Carlene Hunt


For Horizons School: Home Study, where parents are the teachers for their K-8 children, go to horizonshs.com


Are you in grades 9-12 and interested in applying?  Click below for information and the application.

CIS Brochure

Horizons CIS Application

Take the completed application to your administrator or counselor. Please note: application does not guarantee acceptance.


How do you know you are ready?

 - You easily read the textbooks for your grade level

 - You can write a 250 word, 5 paragraph essay

 - You are ready to spend 20-30 hours a week at home by yourself, reading and working on assignments 

 - You work at the same speed or faster than your current classmates

 - You are prepared and work completed when you go to class

Important Dates


August 22 – First Student Day

Sept. 5 – Labor Day

October 10 – All Teacher In-Service Day

October 28 – End 1st Quarter

November 11 – Veterans Day

November 21-25 – School Recess

November 24 – Thanksgiving Day

January 2 – Legal Holiday

January 16 – Martin Luther King Day

December 19-January 1 - Winter Recess

January 20 – End 2nd Quarter &1st Semester

February 13 – All Teacher In-Service Day

February 20 – Presidents' Day

March 6 – All Teacher In-Service Day

March 30 - End of 3rd Quarter

March 31 - Cesar Chavez Day

April 3 - 7 – Spring Recess

May 29 – Memorial Day

June 4 - Graduation at the Pavilion

June 9 – Last Student Day/ End of 2nd semester


Summer is Here!

Have a great summer!

The Office will be closed from June 19-August 1.  


Mark your calendar.  We will see all of you on the first day of school, August 22 at Back to School Night and Orientation. This is the first meeting for ALL students and parents.  We will meet at 6:30pm.  Room: TBD.   (Students do not come during the day on August 22.)

Our Wall of Gratitude


2016-17 Art

Horizons 2017-18 Labs and Classes

See your teacher for more information.








Anatomy & Physiology


Multimedia I, II & III

All Classes and Labs are held at Horizons unless noted


Take a look and order the photos from Graduation 


Qtr 4 Calendar





2016-17 Art