Important Dates to Remember

Jan. 7–First Day of Second Semester

Jan. 9-12—Performing Arts Retreat

Jan. 10, 7 PM—PTO Meeting

Jan. 17, 7 PM—Open House for prospective scholars

Jan. 21—Civil Rights Day, No School

Jan. 28-29—Talent Show Auditions

Jan. 29—8th Grade College Night

Jan. 31—Dollars for Duds (scholars dress out of uniform, $1 for the top, $1 for the bottom—refer to handbook for dress standards)

Jan. 31—Pep Assembly

Feb. 1—Sweetheart Dance

Feb. 2—Laveen Parade

Feb. 4-7—Enrollment Lottery

Feb. 14, 7 PM—PTO Meeting

Feb. 16—Laveen BBQ

Feb. 18—President’s Day, No School

Feb. 21, 7 PM—Open House for

Prospective scholars

Feb. 28—Dollars for Duds

Mar. 1-2—Murder Mystery Dinner

Mar. 11-14–Spring Break

Mar. 28—Dollars for Duds

Mar. 29-30—JH Play:  Zorrito

Apr. 1-4—AZ Merit

Apr. 4—Open House for prospective scholars.

Apr. 11, 7 PM—PTO Meeting

Apr. 12-13—Musical: Westside Story

Apr. 25-27–Arts Department Disney Trip

May 2—Instrumental Concert

May 3—Choir Concert

May 4—Prom

May 9, 7 PM—PTO Meeting

May 10—Dance Concert

May 13-15—Finals Week

May 15—Graduation

May 16—Awards Ceremonies

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We hope that all of our Heritage families enjoyed the holidays with their families over the break.  We are excited to begin a new semester with our scholars.  It is great to have a fresh start and to begin with a clean slate.  Please make sure that you have your PowerSchool codes to stay on top of all grades this semester.  If a grade starts to fall, quickly bring it back up before it’s too late!

Open Enrollment for

all new students in the 2019-20 academic year

is now until January 31st!

Go to

to enroll!

If you have friends or families interested in learning what a Heritage Academy education can provide, let them know about our upcoming open house dates:

January 17

February 17

April 4

Dual Enrollment Registration

It’s time to register for the Spring 2019 semester.  If you need assistance with registration or admissions, please contact Mrs. Weiler. See this link for course section numbers.


We will be accepting donations all next week for our Savers fundraiser.  The 2B class that brings in the most donations will get lunch from Raising Cane’s!

This girls’ choice dance will be on February 1st.  Tickets are $17 at  Next week they will go up to $25 at lunch or $23 online. Tickets will go up at the door.  Visit hascholarcouncil on Instagram to find out how you can get free tickets!


Auditions will be Jan. 28-29.  Sign-ups will be on the band room door.

The Talent Show will be on February 22

We love supporting the community of Laveen at the traditional events held each year.  You can earn service hours by participating with Heritage in the parade and the BBQ by signing up at the front desk!

Laveen Parade: Sat., Feb., 2

Laveen BBQ: Sat., Feb. 16

College Fair

Its College Fair season! Mark your calendars and join us for an upcoming College Fair. Everyone is welcome. We will also have representatives from ASU, NAU, U of A, Ben U, Rio Salado, Park and other local universities to visit with in an Open House style event. Contact Anna Weiler at 480-390-4381 or

January 29, 2019     7:00-8:30 pm. Location: Heritage Laveen (click for flier)

College Planning Meetings

Parents and scholars, do you have questions regarding College planning? Below is a list of topics that you may want to consider. Schedule your appointment now with our Director of College Relations by going here.

  • High school course selection
  • Early College Program – Dual enrollment, AP & CLEP
  • Earning an Associates Degree at Heritage Academy
  • ACT/SAT/PSAT (Which test and when?)
  • Financial Aid (Scholarships, Grants, Loans & FAFSA)


Yearbooks are now on sale for just $35 and will remain at this price for the remainder of the year.

To purchase and customize your yearbook:

  1.  Go to
  2. Enter our school’s passcode:  1015290692333392

Graduation is scheduled on Wednesday, May 15, 2019 at South Mountain High School.  Each graduate will be given 10 tickets and additional tickets will be available for purchase.

Science Tour

For:  Freshmen and sophomores in 2019-20

When:  Fall Break 2019

To:  Northern California

Contact:  Mr. Halterman with questions at

Liberty Tour

For:  Juniors and seniors in 2019-20

When:  Fall Break 2019

To:  New York, Boston, Pennsylvania

Contact:  Mr. Sheffer with questions at

For:  Performing arts scholars in grades 7-12

When:  January 9-12

Where:  Tonto Rim Christian Camp near Payson, Arizona.

Registration is nearly full, but a wait list will be created if you are interested.  Speak to your arts department teacher for details.

 France and Spain Tour 2019

For:  High school students in 2018-19

When:  Spring Break, 2019

Contact:  Mr. Arnold with questions at

Teacher and Staff Birthdays:

Dec. 4–Mrs. Arviso

Dec. 8–Mrs. Iurato

Dec. 9—Mrs. Denny

Dec. 9—Mr. Nash

Dec. 22—Mr. Halterman

Dec. 24—Ms. Copper

Dec. 27—Sheriff Mack

Jan. 1–Ms. Mougharbel

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