Tuition-free, all- girls community centered program expanding educational equity in Charleston.

Summer Program

During the summer, Horizons at AH operates a six-week academic and enrichment program for female students who attend K-8 public schools in the greater Charleston area. A summer at Horizons combines academic instruction, enrichment activities, swimming classes, and social-emotional support to give students a well-rounded experience and expose them to a variety of new interests and activities.


  • Focus on literacy and STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) 
  • Small classroom size with a 5:1 student to faculty ratio led by highly skilled and passionate educators
  • Reading and Math Specialist for small group instruction
  • Project -based learning 

Social-Emotional Learning

  • Weekly Wellness and Counseling classes
  • 1:1 therapy for those who may need extra support


  • Daily swim instruction led by highly qualified and trained Swim Instructors and lifeguards
  • Learning to swim transforms a feared challenge into a favorite activity and boosts confidence 
  • Inspires a healthy lifestyle 
  • Is FUN – it’s the overwhelming favorite among Horizons students!


  • Weekly dance and art classes
  • Enviromental Education
  • Women's Health classes 
  • Weekly field trips in the Charleston community that are educational and FUN!