Helping girls succeed in school and in life
Closing the opportunity gap
Making summer fun and productive

Inspiring Learning. Building Community. Nurturing Joy.

Horizons at The Ethel Walker School is an award-winning academic and enrichment program serving under-resourced students from the Hartford community.

We Believe in the Promise of
Opportunity for All Children

The Problem The Problem Gaps–of opportunity and achievement–between low-income students and their more fortunate peers are the largest in the country, right here in Connecticut. Learn More
The Opportunity The Opportunity Horizons students discover the joy of learning, the skills for success, and the inspiration to realize their dreams. Learn More
The Results The Results Increased school attendance. Improved self-esteem. Better grades. A love of learning. And endless possibilities. Learn More
94% Network average daily attendance rate
97% of Horizons high school students graduate
100% make learning gains each summer