We are pleased to share that Michelle Tarkulich has taken up residence teaching fourth grade at Dedham Country Day. Michelle was first introduced to DCD as an intern at Horizons in 2013. She quickly fell in love with the students, the program and the DCD community. In 2015, she returned to Horizons as an Assistant… more
Take a look at this piece on Horizons and Meredith’s return featured in the Dedham Transcript. Click here goo.gl/LEYcoc
Our season end concert and celebration was a terrific way to finish the program! Students performed renditions of “We Will Rock You” on strings and “Jaws” on brass. Each class presented skits from their Project Based Learning topics. Everyone enjoyed seeing a slideshow of pictures from student field trips, classroom activities and lessons… more
Take a look at this piece on Meredith Laban’s return and the Horizons program from the DCD bulletin. This is an exciting year for Horizons, as our founding class is poised to enter high school. Students return to campus tomorrow! Click on title to see feature–Horizons DCD Spring 17 Bulletin
Felicia Fox of Dedham, a Horizons student (and Dedham Middle School student) was the grand prize winner of a national poster contest held in 2016 by the National Association of Housing and Redevelopment (NAHRO), met this week with the new U.S. Housing and Urban Development Secretary, Dr. Ben Carson, at the National NAHRO Legislative Conference… more
We are delighted to announce that Meredith Laban will be the Executive Director for Horizons at Dedham Country Day School. Meredith was the first Executive Director of Horizons at DCD. Her exceptional leadership, extensive experience, tremendous effort and guiding hand through the six and a half years that she was with us resulted in Horizons at DCD… more
We had a great time at our second annual Horizons Fall Community Day! Dedham Community Theatre owner and MA State Representative Paul McMurty hosted a private movie viewing of Zootopia. Students were thrilled to have the movie theater to themselves and catch up with summer friends over popcorn and treats!
Highlights from our 2016 Program Season.
Horizons was selected among 100 Boston After School and Beyond Partners to be featured as a leading organization eradicating the academic summer slide. goo.gl/4GtzUZ
Horizons’ Shila Wheeler and students Amra and Janelly proudly cheered on riders at the 26th Annual Rodman Ride for Kids last weekend. Horizons is grateful to be a 2nd time benefit charity of the Ride. What a great day! #Ride4kids