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Absence Reporting

If you think your child will be absent, please call the attendance number at (925) 682-8000 ext 3960. Include your student's name, teacher, and reason for absence. Thank you!

Contact Us

Main Office and Center for Independent Study (CIS):

One Santa Barbara Road

Pleasant Hill, CA  94523

(925) 682-8000 ext 3960

Fax (925) 937-6052

 

Gateway 

Bay Point campus of Horizons Independent Study (website):

235 Pacifica Ave

Bay Point, CA 94565

(925) 458-1316

 

Administrator: 

Heather Morelli

Office Manager:

Mrs. Carlene Hunt

Support:

Mrs. Carolyn Goetz

Support:

Mr. Adam Ling

 

For Horizons School: Home Study, where parents are the teachers for their K- children 

 

Are you enrolled at another MDUSD school, in grades 9-12, and interested in applying?  

 

Click below for information and the application.

Addendum (2019-2020 coming soon)

 

Please read before applying.

 

Horizons CIS Application

 

Take the completed application to your home school 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

 

For More Information:

 

Horizons School Brochure

Sample Work Assignments

  • Students in Horizons are required to be “full time” students in the program.  That means that they must take at least four courses, or 20 credits, in the program, no matter what they are doing elsewhere.

  • Students in Horizons School can participate in athletics at their home school.  (Students must take two courses at the comprehensive high school, meet CIF and the comprehensive high school graduation requirements, and be eligible.)

  • Horizons School students can do activities such as dances and proms at their comprehensive high school.  (There are forms to be signed.)

  • Students at Horizons School can graduate at their comprehensive high school. They have to meet the comprehensive high school graduation requirements.

Want to know more? Visit our webpage to find other interesting facts about Horizons Center for Independent Study.

Lots of fun things to do.  This page is under construction but you can see all the fun programs we have for Horizon CIS Students

At Horizons School, our mission is to prepare you to succeed in your education, graduate high school, pursue post-secondary options and become a productive citizen

 

Horizons School, including the Center for Independent Study and Home Study programs, are part of the Mt. Diablo Unified School District. 

 

Horizons Schools is a fully WASC-accredited school, with California credentialed teachers and has an UC/CSU approved college preparatory program. 

 

The standards in Horizons School meet all the requirements for graduation from the Mt. Diablo Unified School District.

 

Learn more about what the future holds for you:

  • College Information

  • FAFSA, Cal Grant, and Scholarship Information

  • Work Experience and Job Opportunities

  • .... learn more here

 
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