• Hello Preschool Families!

    I hope this update finds you all doing well and staying healthy. We hope that we can open our preschools and offer in-person learning as soon as we can ensure that it is safe to do so. We are working hard to make this happen on August 17 but this decision will be based on adherence to our HUSD mitigation plans that are aligned to the Center for Disease Control recommendations, the forthcoming Arizona Department of Health Services benchmarks, guidance from county health officials, community needs and available resources.

    Tuition was prorated for the delayed opening and will not be automatically charged on August 1st. We will wait for specific direction from our District and if we are cleared to open on the 17th, we will then make the tuition due date August 15th. If the preschool opening is delayed again after that date, we will credit each account the prorated amount from August.

    Higley elementary, middle and high school students began school online July 27, along with our STARS and BEST Special Education preschool students. We have had parents inquiring about an online option for preschool since many students were able to continue last school year in a virtual setting. The reason it worked so beautifully in the spring was because of the strong relationships we had already built throughout the school year in our classrooms. We may consider virtual options if the opening is delayed for interested families.

    We miss you all so much and we are hopeful that we will see you soon!

    I wish you well!

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  • Higley District releases communication regarding 2020-2021 school opening

    The Higley Unified School District created a new online page with all information for families regarding the opening of school for the 2020-2021 school year. Families can find communication, health & protocols information, instructional model information and more.

    Please visit the Higley Schools 2020-2021 Opening website for information.

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  • 2020/2021 Preschool Registration Process

    Due to the recent COVID-19 school closures we will now be accepting registration for the 2020-2021 school year via email. Please visit our Registration page from more information on how to register.

    Thank you for your patience and understanding as we navigate through this situation. We look forward to meeting all our new "Little Spartans!!

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  • Follow us today on Social Media

    The District maintains three social media accounts to celebrate school, student and staff accomplishments, as well as update the community on events. We invite you to join us!

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    Should an emergency situation arise that impacts the school day please visit the school's website where a parent notification will be displayed to provide you with the most up-to-date information.

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  • Higley Unified School District is proud to offer quality early learning programs in our state-of-the-art Early Childhood Development Centers on the campuses of Cooley and Sossaman Middle Schools, which opened in 2013.

    Both Centers offer three Early Childhood programs to fit the interests and schedules of all families. Brilliant Beginnings is available for children ages 3-4. We will also offer a Kindergarten Prep program for children ages 4-5 and our STARS program for special needs students.

    Classes are taught by certified early childhood educators.