In the News

April 2016

Bayou Bash Feature

October 2015

Metro students enjoy being read to during ‘Read Across the Globe Day’

July 2015

Reaching 4 Excellence: Rough start in life doesn’t hold back Kansas teenager

January 2015

Roeland Park’s Horizon Academy recognized for Kansas Reading Initiative participation.

September 2014

Special Education Association Recognizes Teachers, Students

June 2014

Service Dogs Help the Disabled at Home, Work

January 2014

Horizon Academy Student Named National Council for Exceptional Children’s (CEC) Student of the Year

November 2013

Horizon Academy Celebrates Veteran’s Day With Assembly

Horizon Academy Presents: ‘Tech Talk: Technology Opportunities in the Classroom and at Home’

Roeland Park Proclaims December 3, 2013 #GivingTuesday, Roeland Park’s Day of Giving

Horizon Academy featured on #GivingTuesday’s website

October 2013
Horizon Academy Celebrates Learning Disabilities Awareness Month and 15th Anniversary With Great Pumpkin Race 5k

Horizon Academy Promotes Learning Disabilities Awareness Month With LD Simulation

Roeland Park School Offers Free Session to Learn About Learning Disabilities Featured on 41 Action News

September 2013
Horizon Academy Promotes Awareness of Dyslexia With Film Screening Event

“Expanding Horizons On Two Wheels” (part one) in The Kansas City Star

“Expanding Horizons On Two Wheels” (part two) in The Kansas City Star

June 2013
Jeff Hanson: One Million Ways To Change The World

April 2013
Horizon Academy Featured on Fox 4 News

February 2013
Horizon Academy Students Geared To Complete Over 3.5 Million Quizzes On One Day

November 2012
Horizon Academy After School Club, Paws START Club, Featured in Bonner Springs Chieftain

Students Train K-9 Companions For Disabled, Featured in Basehor Sentinel

October 2012
Horizon Academy Draws Attention to October’s National Dyslexia Awareness Month with Learning Disabilities Simulation Event

September 2012
Horizon Academy Announces 2012-2013 LD Series

May 2012
Horizon Academy Art Show Featured in Shawnee Dispatch

Horizon Academy Art Show Featured in Basehor Sentinel

Horizon Academy’s Attempt to Break Guinness World Record Featured on KMBC 9 News

Horizon Academy Partners with International Dyslexia Association in Attempt to Break Guinness World Record in Reading

March 2012
Horizon Academy Student Art Work Displayed at The New Theatre Restaurant

January 2012
Gary Lezak from NBC Action News Visits Horizon Academy

October 2011
Horizon Academy and Paws For Freedom Featured on NBC Action News

September 2011
Horizon Academy Student Donates Artwork for Make a Difference Day

Horizon Academy Student Wins Gloria Barron Prize for Young Heroes

July 2011
Horizon Academy Student Featured in People Magazine

April 2010
Former Horizon Academy Students Share Transitioning Experiences

Horizon Academy High Students Design Shoes for Vans Contest

December 2009
Learning Disabilities Association of Kansas Makes Special Appearance at Horizon Academy

Students With Learning Disabilities To Host Community Art Sale and Holiday Bazaar