Yes, Horizon Elementary School and Horizon High School are both fully certified by the State of New Jersey.
The schools offer physical, speech and occupational therapy. Both schools have on-site pools and provide offer aquatic therapy. The elementary school also offers equine therapy.
Our schools serve many students with significant medical challenges. Each school has a student medical center staffed by expert nurses to ensure your student has the support s/he needs to succeed in school.
We provide all services documented in the IEP. After your child’s first 30 days, we have an IEP meeting to discuss any recommendations from our therapists.
The schools offer a six-week summer program that offers a full school day, the same school staff as during the school year and all related services remain the same as during the school year.
School hours are 8:30am-2:30pm every Monday-Friday.
Our high school has 9 classrooms and our elementary school has 10 classrooms.
This varies, but ranges from 8-12.
Each class has a certified special education teacher as well as personal assistants and one-on- one nurses for those students who require one.
We offer an after school program on a fee-for- service basis. The program is based at our high school, but serves students from both schools as well as non-Horizon students.
Yes, we develop formal transition plans and conduct vocational assessments and interest inventories. Our job sampling program provides a range of opportunities both in-house and in the community. A licensed social worker is available to assist in navigating the transition to a post-secondary placement.
We have an open door policy at Horizon Schools and caregivers are welcome to stop by the schools at any time.
Yes, just call (973) 763-9900 and we can set up a visit.