Weekly Update 10.18.2018

Important Dates to Remember

Oct. 15-25–Wish Weeks

Oct. 19–HS Orchestra Field Trip

Oct. 25–State Fair Field Trip, Choir and Orchestra

Oct. 26, 6 PM–Fall Festival/Trail of Legends

Oct. 30-Nov 3–HS Play: Midsummer Night’s Dream

Nov. 6–Picture Retakes and Senior Group Photo

Nov. 8–PTO Meeting

Nov. 12–Veteran’s Day, No School Save

Nov. 16-17–JH Musical:  High School Musical

Nov. 21-22–Thanksgiving Break

Nov. 29th–Dollars for Duds

Dec. 1–Helicopter Santa Community Event

Dec. 6–Band/Orchestra/Guitar Concert

Dec. 6–Choir Concert

Dec. 7–Dance Concert

Dec. 8–Day of Service

Dec. 10–Drama’s Night of Treteau

Dec. 13–PTO Meeting

Dec. 14–Dance Performance

Dec. 17–20–Finals Week, please plan on attending every day

Dec. 18th, 6:00–Parent Arts Retreat Meeting

Dec. 20th–Dollars for Duds

Dec. 24-Jan.3–Christmas Break, No School

Jan. 7–First Day of Second Semester

Come out for dinner on Saturday, October 20th from 5-9 PM at Chipotle on 24th St. and Baseline and support the Scholar Council.  Bring this flier (or show it on your smart phone) to your cashier for 33% of proceeds to go to our Scholar Council.

Box Tops Collection Contest!

The 2A class with the most unexpired Box Tops submitted by October 25 will receive a special treat!!

Bring in those Box Tops NOW!

Scholar Council will be sponsoring “Wish Weeks” October 15-25.

This will give our school two weeks to raise money for the Make-a-Wish Foundation to help grant wishes to children diagnosed with critical illnesses.

Coin Drive–Grade levels and staff will be competing for the most money raised in the coin drive.  Donate your coins to the jar designated for your grade.   All coins with the exception of pennies will go toward  your grade’s total.  Put pennies in other jars to have a better chance of winning.  The winning grade will receive the Spirit Seat.

Dollar Stars–Stars are sold for $1 each and placed around the school.

Men’s Volleyball Tournament–Tuesday, October 23, 3:30 PM, $1 or more donation for entrance

Visit the Scholar Council’s Instagram to donate online @halscholarcouncil.

The PSAT is Wednesday, October 24. Limited space is still available. Go to https://halaveen.com/ to sign-up and pay online ASAP. The cost is $20.  Click here for the revised flier.

Friday, October 26th

6:00 Food and Games

7:00 Performances

$5 for a 12-punch card for carnival games

$5 for performances

Friday, November 2, 7 PM

Saturday, November 3, 3 PM

Saturday, November 3, 7 PM

Kroc Center

1375 East Baseline

Buy tickets at purplepass.com

Tickets for all of our performances will now be online.  Online ticketing for all fall performing arts events is live!

Go to this link to purchase your tickets now.

Or go to PurplePass.com and search “heritage academy” to find all our events.

All tickets are sold online and are print-at-home. New this year is a Season Pass for those families who have children in every single fine arts performance. This pass allows a purchaser to choose six events this fall for a total of $30 (including fees), saving them about $10 per person throughout the semester.

Fees are due for Junior High Softball, Junior High Boys Baseball, High School Soccer, and High School Basketball on October 29th.  Please pay these fees including past due fees by this date to avoid being dropped.

Click here to pay your fees.

Click here to log in to PowerSchool to check your balance.  

and Senior Group Photos

November 6


Yearbook is very excited to work with a new publishing company this year, TreeRing.  With this change there will be a couple of benefits:

–the yearbooks will never cost more than $35

–with the purchase of your yearbook you will have the option to use your own photos to create two free custom pages just for your copy of the yearbook!

Yearbooks are now on sale for just $31.50!  The price will go up in November!

For directions on how to order and customize your yearbook in English, click here.  

For directions on how to order and customize your yearbook in Spanish, click here.  

Sophomore and Junior – College Planning Meetings

Parents of 10th and 11th graders and their 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)

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 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 jarnold@heritageacademyaz.com

Teacher and Staff Birthdays:

October 28–Mrs. Rowland

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