Tomorrow is our last Spirit Day of the year! Make sure to wear your favorite club or group shirt and show your school spirit. Go Heroes!!!
Seniors- two weeks and counting! This Saturday is our Senior Sunset at Butcher Jones beach.
Next Wednesday seniors will get their yearbooks in the morning and then should bring them to the senior dinner that night. Mr. Blau and Mr. Scott are cooking again so come hungry and ready to sign yearbooks while visiting with your fellow almost graduates.
Attention all athletes: We will have an all sports meeting next week on May 12, 2021 at 3:45pm in room 3. This meeting is for anyone interested in playing sports the school year 2021-22.
Attention Football players: May 10th to May 13th tackle football will be having practice for Spring Football from 5PM to 6:30PM. See Coach Reece or Coach Portilla with questions.
Have you heard about the Liberty Tour for juniors and seniors? It’s next year during fall break. The tour will go to Boston, Lexington, Concord and New York City and includes a Broadway show. See Mrs. Udall for more information.
It’s time for the Spring Dance Concert on May 15th at 6:00 pm at the Gateway campus. Limited seating is available if you purchase a ticket ahead of time on the school website. Buy your tickets HERE. A live stream will also be available for those who cannot attend in person. The streaming link is available from the school calendar.
Auditions for the Fall Music Theatre class will be held after school today. Auditions for Center Stage Honors Drama will be tomorrow May 6 and callbacks on Monday, May 10.
We’re getting ready for the Awards Ceremony and look forward to celebrating this year’s successes with all of you. Please understand that the Awards ceremony is mandatory. Scholars must be in Heritage Uniform and wear a mask. (?) Because it is outside, hats will be allowed.
Backpacks, bags, purses etc are NOT allowed. Clear water bottles only! No colored flasks are allowed. The location of the Awards Ceremony is the Amphitheatre at the Convention Center, 263 N. Center St. Mesa Az 85201. S.E. corner of University and Center. Parents need to drop you off at 8:30 and pick you up at 10:30.
It is also time for YEARBOOKS! The annual Yearbook Party will be Thursday, May 13th after school till 5pm. You won’t want to miss this fun event. Yearbook Distribution will be Wednesday, May 12th 7:30am before school for Seniors and Thursday, May 13th at lunchtime for 7th through 11th Grade.
STOP THINK TOSS drawing: Did anyone notice that we forgot to do the STOP THINK TOSS drawing last Thursday? To make up for our mistake, we would like to draw a winner today. Thank you to everyone who is making the effort to keep our campus clean. Thank you to Mr. Renard for helping to get rid of the pigeons on the junior high building. Everyone working together has made Heritage a campus we can be proud of. Here are our winners for last week. They will receive a $5 gift card for Mangos or the Smitholator Cookie Shop, both on Main just around the corner from Heritage.
CLICK HERE FOR THE VIDEO ANNOUNCEMENT FOR SCHOLARS TO ACCOMPANY THIS MESSAGE.
Scholar Council QUOTE of the WEEK:
“He who fears he will suffer, already suffers because he fears” by Michel De Montaigne
Here is Bridget Homan with the EFA quote of the week:
“Whatever difference there may appear to be in men’s fortunes, there is still a certain compensation of good and ill in all, that makes them equal” by Pierre Charon.