Weekly Update 2.7.2019

Important Dates to Remember

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—Valentine’s Dollars for Duds

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: West Side 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

Marines Visit – Monday, February 11

Learn about what it takes to become a Marine and what it means to serve. Visit with a representative during lunches.

Seniors with a 3.25 GPA or higher: The Maricopa County Presidential Honors Scholarship is a great opportunity for you to receive FREE tuition up to two (2) years at any Maricopa Community College. A representative from South Mountain Community College will be on campus on February 11 to discuss the scholarship, as well as the programs offered at SMCC. Join us to learn more. Pizza lunch will be provided.

Dual Enrollment Registration

Enroll by Feb. 11 to receive college credit for your high school classes. If you need assistance with registration or admissions, please contact Mrs. Weiler. See this link for course section numbers.

Special Dollars for Duds Day

Thursday, February 14

Dress in red, white, pink for $2

Dress down out of theme for $4

Remember Heritage Dress Down Standards in the handbook.

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.

Join us Feb. 19 at the Heritage Academy Gateway campus from 3:30-5:00 pm. Meet with the representative from from BYU-I. Learn about admissions and  programs. If you have already been accepted to BYU-I, then bring your questions and learn about the next step. Don’t miss it! Open to all of our Heritage families and scholars!

Join us for a special informational session at Benedictine University (at their Mesa campus) on February 21, from 6-8 pm. Learn about the FastTrack to Bachelor’s program for our Heritage scholars, take a campus tour, and explore their degree programs! All grade levels welcome. Click on these links below for more information about some programs at Benedictine University.

Criminal Justice page 1

Criminal Justice page 2

Business page 1

Business page 2

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:

February 21, 7 PM

April 4, 7 PM

February 22

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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