Weekly Update 1.31.2019

Important Dates to Remember

Feb. 1—Sadie Hawkins

Feb. 2—Laveen Parade

Feb. 8—Performing Arts Hot Dog Dinner and Auctions Fundraiser

Feb. 11—Deadline for spring sports payments and physicals

Feb. 11-15—Enrollment Lottery

Feb. 12—Spring Sports Meeting

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 and AIMS for Junior High

Apr. 2—Pre-ACT/ACT for High School

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 and Choir Concerts

May 3—Dance Concert

May 4—Prom

May 9, 7 PM—PTO Meeting

May 10—Drama Interactive Night

May 13-15—Finals Week

May 15—Graduation

May 16—Awards Ceremonies

Click here for this week’s newsletter in PDF

Open Enrollment for all new students in the 2019-20 academic year is now until January 31st!  You must submit an application by this date in order to be in the lottery.  All applications received after January 31st will be put on a wait list until space is available.

Go to halaveen.com to enroll!

Come be in the parade with us!  Meet at the school at 9:45 on Saturday, February 2.  Wear your favorite Heritage attire and make sure to have your parents fill out the waiver before they leave!  Have your ride pick you up at the end of the parade at 51st Ave. and Dobbins.

This girls’ choice dance will be at Main Event on February 1st. Tickets will be $35 at the door.  Visit hascholarcouncil on Instagram to find out how you can get free tickets!

7th Grade Young Scholars Program

The Cooke Young Scholars Program is a selective 5-year, pre-college scholarship for high-performing 7th grade students with financial need. It provides comprehensive academic and college advising, as well as financial support for school, Cooke-sponsored summer programs, internships, and other learning enrichment opportunities. The 2019 Cooke Young Scholars Program application opens on January 14, 2019. Visit the website for more details.

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.

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, 7 PM

February 17, 7 PM

April 4, 7 PM

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 BBQ on Saturday, February 16 by signing up at the front desk!  This year there is an admission charge to attend the BBQ, but if you are assisting Heritage at our booth, you will get free entry!

You can purchase the family pack for $20.00 online and get 4 adult admissions and 2 free wristbands for the fun zone.  At the door on the day of the event, it will be $10.00 per person (kids are free).  Go here to purchase tickets online.

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)

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 bhalterman@heritageacademyaz.com

Liberty Tour

For:  Juniors and seniors in 2019-20

When:  Fall Break 2019

To:  New York, Boston, Pennsylvania

Contact:  Mr. Sheffer with questions at msheffer@heritageacademyaz.com

For:  Performing arts scholars in grades 7-12

When:  January 2020

Where:  Tonto Rim Christian Camp near Payson, Arizona.

Speak to your performing 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 jarnold@heritageacademyaz.com

Teacher and Staff Birthdays:

Feb. 1–Mr. Smith

Feb. 11–Mr. Arnold

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