It’s important that every student and adult feels connected to their school and community and Horizons K-8 social/emotional learning (SEL) programs are essential in our daily practice.   In addition to the SEL lessons embedded in each classroom we offer group counseling and individual check-ins to support students.        

SEL Resources for Parents – during home learning & SEL for Students  K-1/2 & 3-8th grades

Mental Health Toolkit from Mental Health Partners NEW!!

New Opportunities 20-21:

  • Monday Mindfulness, Movement and Music with Fran 8:30 a.m.
  • K-4 Lunch Bunch:  Monday, 12:00-12:15 p.m.  you can get the link from your teacher or email Sherry
  • 5/6 ALLIES club is meeting 1:00 p.m. – 1:20 p.m. each Friday – your homeroom teacher  has the link
  • 7/8 ALLIES club – Last Thursday of each month 12:15-12:45 w/Jeremy, Karen & Sherry
  • Parent Open Office Hours:  each Monday 12:30 – 1:00 p.m. Meeting Link
  • Small Group Sign-up CLICK HERE

Personal & Social Development 

  • CASEL The Collaborative for Academic, Social, and Emotional Learning:  a treasure trove of information on SEL and informs our practices at Horizons K-8 School.
  • Educating the Heart & Edutopia

  • Equity, Diversity & Belonging  monthly discussions about equity anti-racism resources and other topics that impact our community and our world.     All are welcome:  October 20, 2020 5:30 p.m.-7:00 p.m. – ZOOM link is provided in the Skylines Newsletter.

Bullying Prevention & Safety Resources

Grief and Loss Resources at The Dougy Center

LGBTQ Resources

Boulder Valley Safe Schools Coalition  * One Colorado.org * GLSEN  *  PFLAG  *  Out Boulder

The Trevor Project LGBTQ+ Youth Resources 1-866-488-7386

The Trans Lifeline:  1-877-565-8860 *you are never alone!

Emergency Food Assistance & other Resources
BVSD Food Share:  student meals
for pick up each Monday 9-11 a.m. & 4-6 p.m. CLICK HERE for locations and please reach out to Sherry if you could use some help with pick-up.

Community Food Share   & Emergency Family Assistance Association (EFAA) are support families in emergencies. Click here to learn more about EFAA 

Health, Safety & Wellness:

  • Mental Health Partners announce National Hispanic Heritage month and are offering a series of social justice talks this fall~ Link
  • 24 hour walk-in help for Crisis Services: 3180 Airport Road, Boulder, CO 80301
  • Addictions & Detox Help 303-441-1281
  • CHILD ABUSE HOTLINE  1-844-CO4KIDS. 1-844-264-5437    
  • BVSD Safety and Security website.
  • Mental Health Partners Upcoming training for suicide prevention~ Be 1 of 4098
  • Suicide Prevention Hotline  1-800-273-8255

Career & Academics

  • Individual Career and Academic Planning ICAP – building goals with student is explored through advisor and adult interactions. The Individual Career and Academic Plan (or ICAP) is a multi-year process that intentionally guides students and families in the exploration of career, academic, and post-secondary opportunities. Check out  the POWERPOINT PRESENTATION to learn more

Parenting & Families