• Ready for Kindergarten?

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    Take a Virtual Tour and Learn More About Higley Traditional Academy

    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.

    Interested in enrolling your child into kindergarten at Higley Traditional Academy? View our informational Kindergarten Round Up PowerPoint by clicking here.

    Take a virtual tour by watching the video below and get a sneak peek of what kindergarten at Higley Traditional Academy will look like. 


    Enroll Today for the 2021-22 School Year

    Registration may be completed online through the District’s new system. Families will be contacted on a business day within 48 hours.

    If you are unable to complete the online registration, you may print and complete registration forms and return them to your school during business hours.

    To determine what home school boundary you live in, please click here for our boundary maps.

    Please be sure to bring the following documents when registering your child, along with your completed registration packet:
    • Child’s Birth Certificate
    • Child’s Immunization Record
    Proof of Residency


    Frequently Asked Questions

    Who Qualifies for Kindergarten?

    If your child will be 5 years of age by August 31 of school year you wish to enroll, he or she qualifies for kindergarten.

    If your child will be 5 years of age between September 1 and December 31 of that school year, you may consider having your child tested to see if he/she will qualify for early entrance kindergarten.

    There is a non-refundable fee of $60.00 to cover the assessment. If you would like to submit an application for Early Entrance Kindergarten Assessment, please sign up here. Registration for the Early Entrance Kindergarten Assessment will close on Wednesday, May 26, 2021 at 2pm. For assistance, please call 480.279.7055.