Librarian Visit

Miss Jo, the children’s librarian from the Doren branch of the Montgomery county library came to visit first grade today. She offered library cards that are just for first graders to our students. After parents sign the applications, she will pick them up and bring back their cards.  They were very excited and loved having […]

CYSP Trip to Midwest Outdoor Experience

Eastwood Metro Park hosted the Midwest Outdoor Experience on Saturday October 3, 2015.  Mrs. Green, Mr. Dogan, Mr. Gercek, and, Mr. Ozer took 16 Concept Young Scholar students to this event.  Students enjoyed many activities including mountain biking, zip lining, slack lining, and even kayaking!  All students had fun even though it was a cold […]

Project-Based Learning

As most Ohioans have cleaned up their vegetable gardens and hung up gardening tools for the year, students at the Horizon Science Academy Dayton Downtown have been focused on the next growing season. After talking with BCHF School Improvement Specialist Mindy Farry, Horizon staff developed a creative project-based learning plan to engage students and support […]

Positive Behavior Intervention

Positive Behavior Intervention Strategies, or PBIS, as we call it, began several years ago as a way to teach good behavior.  We at Horizon Science Academy Dayton Downtown implemented PBIS in the 2015-2016 school year.  A committee of several staff members met multiple times the previous year  to come up with a customized plan for […]

We are at Independent Schools Show

The Workshop focused on Dr. Templeton’s The Jareks, adapted by Edward Ford and brought to the stage by Nathan Xavier.