Senior house visit

Senior house visit.         Our CYSP students have visited Senior House on October 28th  to complete their community service requirement. In there some of the students were reading book to the elderlies while some of them were carving, shaping and coloring pumpkins. Our kids liked this activity a lot. They enjoyed helping our community. All of […]

CYSP 2017-2018

The Concept Young Scholars Program (CYSP) is a multifaceted program that is designed to prepare students in the 5th to 8th grade in all Concept schools to become well-rounded individuals by actively following their interests, diversifying their experiences, and getting more education. Students who commit to CYSP program will be engaged in a systematic process that guides, […]

Sumobot Competition

“On Saturday, April 22, 2017, there was Sumobot Competition in Chicago. We attended to the competition with 2 teams. Both teams did very well. Ruslan and Sunat’s team played at semi-finals. Habib and Ferdi’s team played at the finals and won COOPERATIVE AWARD. Congratulations to both teams.!”

Author Visit

New York Times Bestseller Author, Cinda Williams Chima,   Horizon Science Academy Dayton Downtown welcomed New York Times Bestseller Author, Cinda Williams Chima on February 8th.  Chima hosted an Author’s Presentation for 5th through 8th grade.  She spoke with students about her journey to becoming an author and the many people that are involved in […]

Senator Peggy Lehner visited Horizon

  Senator Peggy Lehner visited Horizon Science Academy Dayton Downtown on Monday, January 23, 2017. During her visit, Horizon Science Academy staff, parents and students had a chance to ask questions and listen to her speech about challenges with new testing standards and graduation requirements. Horizon students Sebastian, Tayla, Hakan and Albina presented their STEM […]

FLL Robotic Competition

We are proud to offer robotics as an extracurricular activity at Horizon Science Academy Dayton Downtown. Students in 6, 7, 8 grade can join to the club. The team competes against other schools just like athletic teams do. There are different levels of competition: regional, state, national, and international. Team members design, build, and program their own robots. HSADD […]

Russ Nature Reserve Trip

On October 26th, Kindergarten through 4th graders went on a Seasonal Exploration Hike at Russ Nature Reserve- Green County Parks.  Russ Nature Reserve offers 90 acres of mixed prairie and woodlands with a 4,000-square-foot ranch home to be renovated as a nature education center. The students were excited to learn about the trees and animals […]

Hidden Valley Fruit Farm trip

   On October 13th, Kindergarten, First Grade, and Second Grade went on a field trip to Hidden Valley Fruit Farm.  We enjoyed a hay ride, choosing pumpkins, and visiting animals.  The children were very excited and had a wonderful time.  When we left, we went to Partricia Alyn Park and ate lunch.  The playground there […]

Firefighter visit

Firefighter Tim from the Dayton Fire Department came to our school to speak to the K-2 students about fire safety and prevention on Monday October 24,2016. He read fire safety stories to the children, spoke about creating family fire escape plans, and had volunteers demonstrate how to stop, drop, and roll. A couple of students […]