Higley schools to send home AzMerit Reports
Last spring, Higley Unified students took the AzMERIT statewide assessment in English language arts and math. Schools will soon send test results home with students. Families will receive a comprehensive score report with detailed information. Additional information about the AzMerit test is on the district website.
Higley Youth Sports League flag football, volleyball registration open
Students in fifth and sixth grade at Higley’s elementary schools can now register for the first quarter – flag football and volleyball. Practices will be held after school at students’ home campuses, with weekly games. All registration must be completed online. The season will end before fall break.
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.
Food service letter to families
Did you know that every Higley student receives a cafeteria account upon enrollment? HUSD has chosen MealTime Online to provide the opportunity for you to make credit card deposits into your student’s cafeteria account or view your student’s purchase history via the internet.
Higley Unified School District would also like to invite you to apply for Free and Reduced Price Meals online (beginning July 6). The process is SAFE, SECURE, PRIVATE, and AVAILABLE anytime, anywhere!
Read more the food services options.
Mandarin Immersion Program 2016-17
Coronado Elementary School is accepting students in kindergarten, first, second, and third-grade for its Mandarin Choice Program for the 2016-17 school year.
Students in the Mandarin Immersion program will receive instruction in both Mandarin and English during their school day. Math and science are taught by a native Mandarin speaker. Language arts and social studies are taught by an English-speaking teacher. The students also participate in all other programs at Coronado, including physical education, the arts, after-school options and more.
Parents and families can learn more about the program during upcoming meetings at Coronado, 4333 S. DeAnza Blvd., Gilbert. A list of upcoming meetings can be found at www.husd.org/mandarin.