• 11/01 – 11/04 – NHS Food Drive Competition

  • 11/02 – Spirit Shirt Day

  • 11/03 – Athletics Booster Club Interest Meeting – Via Zoom @7pm

  • 11/04 – K-8 Groundbreaking Ceremony 5 pm

  • 11/06 – PTO Family Movie Night @ 6pm

  • 11/10 – All 8 Day

  • 11/11 – Veteran’s Day – No School

  • 11/12 – Musical Performance – The Sound of Music @7pm

  • 11/13 – Musical Performance – The Sound of Music @ 2pm & 7pm

  • 11/16 – PTO Meeting 7pm

  • 11/18 – Dollars 4 Duds

  • 11/19 – Musical Performance – The Sound of Music @7pm

  • 11/20 – Musical Performance – The Sound of Music @ 2pm & 7pm

  • 11/22 – Dance Rehersal @3:45 pm

  • 11/23 – Ballroom Rehearsal @3;45pm

  • 11/24 & 11/25 – No School – Thanksgiving Break

  • 11/30 – Spirit Shirt Day

  • 11/30 – Instrumental Rehearsal @ 3:45 pm – 5:00 pm

K-8 Campus Groundbreaking Celebration

Heritage Academy Gateway purchased land just north of the current 6-12 campus and is about to break ground on its first K-8 campus! Please join us for a short program plus free Mustache Pretzels, lemonade, an obstacle course, entertainment and more! The event is on November 4th. Click the link HERE to RSVP!

Groundbreaking Flyer


📣Mark your calendars!

PTO is hosting an outdoor family movie night, featuring “Elf!” It will take place here at the Gateway campus on the soccer field so bring blankets and camping chairs.  Concessions will be available for purchase.
When: Saturday, Nov. 6th at 6pm
Cost: $1 per person, $5 max per family (cash)


NEW SCHOLAR OPEN ENROLLMENT 2022-2023 – Do you have friends or family members that do not currently attend Heritage and would like to join us next year? Open Enrollment is currently active and will run through December 31st. Siblings of currently enrolled Heritage Academy scholars will receive priority. Be sure to mark the appropriate box on the application. CLICK HERE TO ENROLL TODAY  



Please remember that numbered parking spots are scholar parking spots.   Please do not park anywhere other than the visitor parking in the morning before school so our scholars can park in their assigned spots.  Thank you!


Purchase tickets at the following link:


Community Volunteer Opportunities

Food-bankFood Drive Competition – The NHS and Service Club are hosting a school Food Drive competition on Nov. 1st-4th.  Donations will be collected in your scholar’s citizenship classes.  The class that has the most donations at the end of the week will get a free Dollars for Duds wristband to use on Nov. 10th (all 8 day).  They will be the only students on campus that will be allowed to wear their non-uniform clothes on the 10th!  If you would like to make a cash donation instead of food- please use the following link: https://give.unitedfoodbank.org/team/388570.  In the comments, please mention your child’s citizenship teacher to participate in the competition.
United Food Bank – We also have a few spots available (15 volunteers total) to volunteer at the United Food Bank in Mesa on November 5th.  If you’d like to volunteer please use the following link:https://www.signupgenius.com/go/9040a45a9ad2da7fe3-food
Angel Tree – If you, or someone you know that attends Heritage, are struggling and would like help with buying gifts/essential items for your child/ren and family this Christmas please email heidi.phel@heritageacademyaz.com.  All information shared will remain confidential.  The due date to contact Mrs. Phelps is 11/18.

Athletic Department

Booster Club Interest Brainstorming Zoom Call
Wednesday, November 3rd @7pm
Join Zoom Meeting
Meeting ID: 938 7724 0856
Passcode: Gateway

Athletic Packets – DUE ASAP

Available on our website or this link
If you have any questions please contact Coach Leavitt.


We are excited to announce our Junior High History/Science Field Trip this school year! We will be heading to northern Arizona on April 27th-28th 2022. More information can be found on the attached flyer. JH Northern Arizona Tour flyer 2021 22
If you are interested please fill out the Google Form by visiting the following link: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSf73fXHXLQFzClCD0bHSzadKa8HlfqWnp8QJpQJixVkp28Mwg/viewform?usp=sf_link (If you have any issues with the form please let me know. tyler.berg@heritageacademyaz.com )


Yearbook Index Letters for Sale. $10 a letter.  Have your picture next to the letter of your last name. Limited quantities available.  Get yours now at the following link

For questions contact Mrs. Melchin: kmelchin@heritageacademyaz.com


Senior Portraits Appointment Reschedule – If you have not taken your senior portraits please contact Prestige Portraits.

Prestige Photography
4925 W. Bell Red.
Glendale, Az 85308
480-296-2880  call for an appt, but be before middle of November.

Yearbooks For Sale. $50. Purchase Here

Senior Ads for Sale. $100 full page, $50 half page, & $25 quarter page. Limited space available. Purchases can be made here.

Want to advertise your business in our yearbook? Business Ads for Sale $100 for a quarter of a page. 2.125 x 2.75. Design your own or we will do it for you. Click here to purchase

Thank you for your support.
Your Yearbook Staff


Hats – No hats will be allowed on campus this year except for the Heritage uniform hat, which can be purchased at the links below and picked up in the Athletic Directors office. Scholars will be asked to remove their hats while in the building.

Heritage Academy Blue Visor

Heritage Academy Red Baseball Cap

Gift Wrapping Fundraiser December 11th.  More details to come.

Stay Connected – Connect with other Heritage Gateway families, ask questions, get information, and stay connected!  Request to join our Heritage Academy Gateway closed group on Facebook today: https://www.facebook.com/groups/242450109213019/

President:             Melissa Walton

Vice President:  Adam Thompson

Treasurer:           Jonathan Catlin

Secretary:             Lindsay Palmer

Historian:             Tyler Bergeron

Communications:   Suzy Irwin