Horizon School Division #205 operates 41 schools across east central Saskatchewan, with our central office in Humboldt, Sask. Horizon spans a geographic area of approximately 30,970 square kilometers
, from Bulyea in the south, Wakaw in the north, Foam Lake in the east, and Viscount in the west
. The division is divided into 14 subdivisions for purposes of representation on the Board of Education.
The First Nations of Day Star, Fishing Lake, George Gordon, Kawacatoose, Muskowekwan, One Arrow and Yellow Quill can be found within the boundaries of Horizon. The division also serves two Hutterian colonies.
The economy within Horizon School Division is very diverse. Agriculture, mining and world class manufacturing can be found across the division.
Our Three Goals:
· Ensure 100% of Pre-K students are ready for reading by Grade 1
· Ensure 100% of Grade 1-8 students are reading at grade level
· Ensure 100% of Grade 9-12 students attain a level of literacy commensurate with success in the workforce or post-secondary education
Safe & Caring - Provide safe & caring learning environments for all students and staff
Assessment - Ensure effective assessment practices are in place across all schools
To educate the whole student by providing adaptive and responsive opportunities for personal success
A community of learning and achieving
Principles for Action:
We value success for ALL students
We value challenging, supportive and high quality education
We value safety, caring and respect for self & others
We value equity and fairness
We value life-long learning
We value effective communication & productive partnerships
We value optimism and the celebration of success
We value forward thinking leadership
We value accountability and a results-based focus