Academics

Brighter Horizon School is a state-approved K-12 private school in Baton Rouge, LA.

We hold ourselves to the highest standards and best practices in education.

ACADEMICS

Reading & ELA
Kindergarten, 1st grade, and 2nd grade use the Storytown Curriculum provided by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt (Storytown). 

3rd grade – 5th grade use the Journeys Curriculum which is also provided through Houghton Mifflin Harcourt (Journeys).

Our 6th grade through 12th grade use the Collections Reading & English Language Arts provided by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt (Collections).

Math 

Department of Education Approval

Brighter Horizon School has the educational approval stamp, as here.

BHS sec state approved

Common Core/Louisiana State Standards

Brighter Horizon School satisfies the requirements for Mathematics and English Language Arts (ELA), in following Louisiana State Standards. While we meet these testing criteria and standards, as a private, specialized learning institution, we are able to exceed and surpass the limiting factors while meeting these protocols.

Louisiana Curriculum Standards

Brighter Horzion School also satisfies the Louisiana Curriculum Standards for Science and Social Studies. While we meet these testing criteria and standards, as a private, specialized learning institution, we are able to deliver specific instruction methods to best cater to our students’ personal learning styles while meeting these protocols.

ISLAMIC EDUCATION STANDARDS

Brighter Horizon School is a top notch Academic Instruction facility, as recognized in the fruits of our labor. And our great academic success stems from carrying, instructing, and upholding the standards of Islam. Top to Bottom, we demonstrate Islam, everyday. Teachers, Executive Staff, and everyone in between teaches Islam, lives Islamic principles, and shows students this high standard of excellence.

Brighter Horizon School

Brighter Horizon School follows the curriculum for Islamic Studies from I Love Islam by Noorart. This series gradually introduces Muslim students to the essentials of their faith and bring to light historic and cultural aspects of Islam for students. Each book of the series is designed to emphasize the aspects of Islam which are appropriate for the grade level. The series cover grades Kindergarten through 5th grade and include a student textbook and workbook, as well as a teacher’s edition here.
To see a list of Textbooks, Chapters, Surah, Du’aa, that students must memorize in each grade level, please click here: BHS Islamic Studies Curriculum by Grade Level

Arabic

Brighter Horizon School teaches Arabic with the I love Arabic Curriculum. It emphasizes Grammar (nahw), Morphology (sarf), and Eloquence (balagha). Details of the program can be found here.

Class Lesson Plans

High School Classes
Algebra1
Algebra2
Chemistry
Environmental Science
Geography
American Lit
Geometry

Middle School classes
English 7
English 8
6th Grade ELA
6th Grade Reading

6th world history
7th US history
8th Louisiana history

6th grade math
7th grade math
8th grade math

Elementary Classes
3rd Grade ELA
3rd Grade Reading
3rd Grade Social Studies
4th Grade Science
4th Grade Science
4th Grade Social Studies

3rd Grade Math
4th Grade Math
5th Grade Math

1st & 2nd S.S.
1st & 2nd Science
1st ELA
1st Reading
1st grade Math
2nd grade Math
Second Grade Reading