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Critical Friends MAG Visit

On Saturday, March 9th, 2019 members of the Horizons at Warner Critical Friends mentoring program met at the Memorial Art Gallery to enjoy an afternoon together. Five mentees from Horizons joined their mentors in a guided tour of the MAG. Our docent provided in-depth explanations of the artwork and the […]

Horizons at Warner at the American Educational Research Association (AERA)

On Sunday, April 7th I was honored to be the discussant for a symposium for out of school time programs at Annual AERA meeting in Toronto. The topic of the symposium was “Digging Deeper: Using Mixed-Methods to Assess Promising Practices in Out-of-School Time”. Featured on the panel was a paper […]

Mitzvah Day at Temple Sinai

Each year, Temple Sinai of Penfield hosts a Mitzvah Day event in which they offer a variety of free services to non-profit organizations across Rochester. This year the faithful day falls on Sunday, May 5th, and Horizons at Warner is lucky to be the recipient of Temple Sinai’s generosity again. […]

Kindergarten Meet and Greet

On Saturday, March 9th, Horizons at Warner held a Meet and Greet event for the program’s up-and-coming Kindergarten class at our partner library, Sully Branch. It was a great opportunity for students to meet peers they will be sharing a classroom with come July and for parents to gain valuable […]

Rosalie Ortiz-Andino, Teacher

“Horizons opened my eyes to the benefits of multi-age learning and further solidified my appreciation for the need for natural authentic learning opportunities,” said Rosalie Ortiz-Andino, a Horizons teacher who also teaches fifth grade in the Rochester City School District during the school year. “It is a tremendous asset to […]