Summer Numbers

During their time with Horizons, students typically exhibit drastic improvements in academic, social-emotional, and athletic skills as a result of the support and curriculum they are exposed to.

  • Students experience gains of 2-3 months (on average) in reading and math skills.
  • Students are reading and comprehending on grade level by the 3rd grade.
  • Students show improved attendance, academic performance, leadership skills, and classroom participation during the regular school year.
  • 100% of students learn to swim.


Horizons program results are consistent and measurable, year after year and across the affiliated sites nationwide. Our students consistently demonstrate 2-3 months of overall improvement in math and reading and are able to return to school in the fall with a greater enthusiasm for learning.

  • 90% of students return (year after year)
  • 94% of students attend daily
  • 6,900 healthy meals are served
  • 185 total program hours are completed
  • 72 hours of music instruction are completed
  • 25 field trips are taken
  • 1 hour of exercise per day is completed
  • 300+ essential reading skills are learned in pre-K to Grade 3 including phonics awareness, fluency and comprehension
  • 200+ books are donated to help students build their own personal home libraries