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  • Community Education Department to relocate

    Community Education will be relocating to the Higley Unified School District Office on Oct. 5. The new location is 2935 South Recker Road, Gilbert, AZ, 85295. Hours: 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday.

    Parents who wish to make a payment for Kids Club’s before- or after-school care or camps, Higley Youth Sports League or preschool may do so online. The Community Education office staff can also take payments in-person for Kids Club and preschool. Information can be found on the Community Education website.

    Families that wish to register in preschool should still visit one of our two preschool sites at Cooley or Sossaman Middle School.

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  • HYSL soccer, cheer registration opens
    Sign up today for the second quarter of Higley Youth Sports League – soccer and cheer. The soccer program is open to students in fifth and sixth grade. The cheer program takes place over two quarters and is open to all ages at Higley's elementary schools.

    Practices will be held after school at students' home campuses. Soccer will play weekly games. Cheer will spend the first quarter practicing and learning routines and will cheer at basketball games in the second quarter. The cheer program includes a districtwide competition at the end of the season.

    All registration must be completed online. The season will start after fall break. Cost: $50 for soccer; $125 for cheer. Uniforms are loaned to students.
    The Higley Youth Sports League is designed to create an atmosphere of support and shared responsibility so that each and every student athlete will benefit by creating a tremendous mental scrapbook of memories from sports participation.

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  • Support HTA and receive up to $400 AZ Tax Credit
    The state of Arizona allows you to receive a tax credit of up to $200 ($400 if married and filing jointly) when you make an ECA tax credit donation to our school. We will use your tax dollar donation to help fund extra curricular activities and opportunities for our students to extend their learning beyond the regular school day and you will get a dollar-for-dollar credit towards your tax return. Before and after school tutoring, school clubs and field trip experiences are just a few of the enrichment programs that are made possible when ECA funds are donated to our school.  Please name Higley Traditional Academy  as the recipient of your donation so that we may provide quality enrichment programs like these for our learners. We appreciate your support and are dedicated to spending your tax dollars responsibly.
    If you wish to make a donation, please see our Tax Credit page for more information. 
    Interested in more information about ECA tax credits?

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  • Visitors on campus
    All visitors are required to sign in at the office when we open at 7:45 a.m. During the first week of school, we allow parents and guardians to walk their children to the class meeting place to help the students find where they need to wait.

    Throughout the remainder of the school year, we are a closed campus and we require all visitors to sign in at the office and acquire a visitor badge between the hours of 7:45 a.m. and 3:15 p.m. It is a requirement that all visitors sign in at any school office prior to entering campus while school is in session. This procedure helps us to ensure all kids safety.    

    Thank you in advance for your cooperation.  If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to call our school office at (480) 279.6800.
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Higley Traditional Academy is a K-6 community school in Higley Unified School District has served neighborhood students for over 100 years.

We provide a safe and enriching learning environment built on history and tradition and driven by innovation. We strive to develop self-motivated life-long learners through quality core educational programs, as well as a well-rounded curriculum of physical education, arts and music. Our state of the art classrooms provide our students with technology experiences necessary in the 21st century.

The back-to-basics curriculum, pace of studies and specific expectations for academic achievement, behavior, and dress require a firm commitment from every parent, student, and teacher. Higley Traditional Academy develops a solid foundation of fundamental and higher level thinking skills through a structured curriculum that is consistent within each grade level and sequential throughout the grades. Our curriculum is taught using direct instruction techniques, whole class instruction and approved teaching methods.

Our students, staff and parents work cooperatively to focus on student achievement for each and every student we serve. We invite you and your children to join us in our learning environment at Higley Traditional Academy.

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