Weekly Update 5/3/2018

Important Dates to Remember

May 3–Band/Orchestra Concert

May 4–Choir Concert

May 10–PTO Meeting

May 10–Ballroom Dance Concerts

May 11–Dance Concerts

May 14-16–Finals Week

May 16, 7 PM–Graduation

May 17–Awards Ceremonies, Last Day of School

May 28–31–School Closed

Dollars for Duds

Thursday, May 10th

$1 to dress down the top, $1 to dress down the bottom.

Free for seniors who wear their senior shirt.

Please remember the dress-down standards in our handbook on page 23.

We have received complaints that scholars are being dropped off in front of the church and blocking the entrance for others.  If you would like to drop off your scholar at the church, please be considerate of others and pull into a parking stall.

Spring Instrumental Concert

Thursday, May 3rd

Kroc Center (1375 E. Broadway)

6:00 PM

Tickets are $5 each or 5 for $20

On sale now at the front desk

Choir Concert

Friday, May 4, 2018, 7 PM

Kroc Center (1375 E. Broadway)

Tickets are on sale now at the front desk

$5 each or 5 for $20

Ballroom Dance Concert

Thursday, May 10th

Kroc Center (1375 E. Broadway)

Two shows:  5:30 PM and 7:30 PM

Tickets are on sale now at the front desk for $7 each

Heritage Dance Department presents

And in the Night…

Friday, May 11th

Kroc Center (1375 E. Broadway)

Two shows:  5:30 and 7:30 PM

Tickets are $8 each at the front desk.

Graduation is on Wednesday May 16, 2018.

Mandatory graduation rehearsals will be Monday, May 14, and Tuesday May 15, 2018 at 7:30 AM. These will be at Heritage.

Graduation will be held at South Mountain High School Auditorium located at 5401 S 7th St, Phoenix, AZ 85040. The ceremony will begin at 7:00 pm. Doors will open for seating at 6:30.  Doors will close for the procession at 6:55.  Doors will be reopened after the procession.  Each graduating senior will be given 10 tickets to the ceremony. If your family is in need of more seats, you will be able to purchase additional tickets in the front office for $10.00.

Important Announcement Regarding Maricopa Grant for Tuition Assistance

The new flyer for Maricopa Grant/Tuition Assistance students is now available.  Students need to apply by May 31, 2018 to receive tuition assistance for the dual enrollment classes that they plan on taking in the 2018-2019 school year.  Students need to apply now for tuition assistance as funds are available on a first-come, first-served basis. (Eligibility is required).

Students may refer to the tuition assistance link on our dual website for more information and to access the application.

The application and supporting documents must be mailed directly to the Dual Enrollment Department no later than May 31, 2018 to meet the priority deadline.

Mail to:
Rio Salado College
Dual Enrollment Department
2323 W. 14th Street
Tempe, AZ 85281

Please call us at 480-517-8080 if you have any questions.

2017-18 Awards Ceremonies

Thursday, May 17, 2018

Kroc Center (1375 East Broadway)

Junior High

8:00-9:30 AM

High School

10:00-11:30 AM

Scholars are expected to wear their uniforms.

If you feel your scholar should be receiving the Perfect Attendance Award or Straight A Award, please verify it on PowerSchool.  Contact the office with any questions or concerns.

Science Tour

For:  Freshmen and sophomores in 2018-19

When:  October 9-12, 2018

To:  University of San Diego, the Scripps Institute (biomedical research institute), ocean kayaking, and marine biology at La Jolla, and STEAM workshops at the Fleet Science Center

Cost:  $650 ($250 non-refundable deposit to sign-up at the front desk)

Contact:  Mr. Halterman with questions at bhalterman@heritageacademyaz.com

Click here for more information

Independence Tour

For:  Juniors and seniors in 2018-19

When:  October 7-13, 2018

To:  Williamsburg; Monticello; Washington, DC; Philadelphia; Valley Forge; Gettysburg; and more!

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

Click here for more information.

 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:

May 8–Mr. Plumb

May 16–Mrs. Zayas

May 21–Mrs. Gadberry

May 23–Dr. Mickenberg

May 28–Ms. Kuecker

May 30–Mr. Saathoff

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