Summer’s Coming!

It’s May, which means that preschoolers, kindergarteners, and 8th graders will be graduating, and every student will be making the transition from school to summer break.

Here are some dates parents and students will want to remember:

Annual Mother’s Day Tea

Moms and mother figures of students in kindergarten through 3rd grade are invited to a Mother’s Day Tea on May 15. Join your young lady or gentleman student for an afternoon of light refreshments and impeccable manners.

Heritage Celebrates Teachers

We are celebrating teachers at HES all week from May 7-11 with EXTRA APPRECIATION! Know that a “Thank-you” can make a teacher’s day. Check our Teacher Appreciation Week flyer for daily suggestions!

Choosing the Right High School

High school is a big step in every teenager’s life. Parents can make their student’s transition from middle school to high school easier by asking all the right questions and taking all the right steps in deciding which school works best for your child. Here are some tips on what to look for and ask when looking at high schools.

Register for Heritage Summer Camp

Register for Heritage Summer Camp before it’s too late! Join us for early registration on Saturday, May 5th at 10 a.m. Receive early registration discounts on this day only. For eight weeks this summer, May 29-July 13, 7 a.m.-5 p.m., we’ll keep your kids—and their brains—busy with field trips, academic enrichment, sports, swimming, and more! Plus, daily breakfast, lunch, and snacks are included in the $160/week fee. Heritage Summer Camp is DES approved.

4th Annual Heritage Color Run

Join us this Saturday, May 5th! Participants start the run wearing a white T-shirt, and, after running through powerful pops of color, cross the finish line in tie-dyed splendor. The Color Run is always a fun day for kids and adults alike, with all proceeds going to support Heritage Glendale.

Yearbook Sale and Launch Party

Pre-order your 2017 Yearbook now—only $20 in the front office—for memories which will last a lifetime! Yearbooks sold after May 8th will be $25. Then, be sure to bring your yearbook to our Yearbook Launch Party on Wednesday, May 9th.

Attention Parents

As you are probably aware, there are Arizona teachers supporting the Red for Ed teacher walkout. Please note that we will be closed on Thursday, April 26th and Friday, April 27th. For further details, please refer to the letters below from our Superintendent, Jackie Trujillo, and Principal, Justin Dye. We have also included a document of FAQs for your convenience.

Heritage Glendale Enrollment

Refer a child’s friend to the high-performing Heritage Elementary family!
New Student Registration is now available online. Spots are filling up quickly, so don’t delay.

Enroll online today!

ACS Prepared to Inform Parents/Guardians on Potential Red for Ed Actions

As you may be aware, Arizona teachers are considering potential action to support the Red for Ed movement. Parents should be assured that we will do everything we can to provide you with as much information as is currently possible and, first and foremost, plans will be developed with student well-being and safety as our continued top priority!

National Poetry Month

April brings sunshine, spring flowers, and a month dedicated to poetry. National Poetry Month takes place every April to increase awareness and appreciation of poetry.