The Shield

Keeping the Faith and Keeping Connected

October 25, 2018

Volume 3, Issue 12

"Therefore God has highly exalted him and bestowed on him the name that is above every name, so that at the name of Jesus every knee should bow, in heaven and on earth and under the earth, and every tongue confess that Jesus Christ is Lord, to the glory of God the Father."

~Philippians 2:5-8

*SCHOOLWIDE*

No School Friday! Free Fall Weekend

Free Fall Weekend is more than just no school on Friday. Students may be given homework on Wednesday to do Thursday, but will not get homework for the weekend. Enjoy the break!

Thank you to all the students and parents that made this year's Harvest Festival a huge success. Everyone had a great time.

Parenting and Partnering Seminar November 5th

On November 5th Heritage Academy will be conducting a Partnering and Parenting Seminar from 8:00 am - 10:00 am. The topics at this seminar will be what does partnership look like at Heritage Academy and the seven building blocks to a healthy home. All Heritage Academy parents are encouraged to attend.

*Elementary*

Kindergarten, elementary and secondary students celebrated the 50th school day at Incredikids. Root beer Floats and 50's music! THANK YOU to the JH girls club! They blessed us with a new bulletin board encouraging us to be "gritty".

*Secondary*

Josten's Representative Meeting with Seniors

A Josten's representative will meet with the Senior Class on Friday, November 2nd during class meetings. They will talk to the seniors about announcements, rings, and other Senior wear. An order form will go home for caps and gowns. If your Senior cannot be at the meeting you can get the information from Mr. Schnipper after the meeting. Orders will be due November 9th.

Spirit Friday- 1st Friday of the Month

At Heritage Academy, we call the first Friday of each month Spirit Friday. Students are allowed to wear jeans and a Heritage Academy t-shirt, sweatshirt, or hoodie. The next one is coming up next week, November 2nd.

*UPCOMING EVENTS*

October


26 - No School

26-28 - Free Fall Weekend

29 - Chapel Speaker Dr. Gadsden


November


9 - Pep Rally


*For all upcoming events, click below to go to the calendar on Gradelink.

*UPCOMING ATHLETICS*

October


29 - Junior High boys basketball practice begins 3:00 pm

29 - Junior Varsity and Varsity boys basketball practice begins 4:15 pm


November


3 - Fall Athletic Awards Banquet 6:00 pm

9 - Alumni Basketball Game

SCHOOL CALENDAR

Click to view the Gradelink calendar

WE WANT YOUR PHOTOS

Do you have pictures from Heritage events or get-togethers? Please send and email to: community@heritageacademy.info and attach the pictures so that we can use them in The Shield!
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Old School Values, New School Schedule

Heritage Academy is a University-Model® School, facilitating students' access to excellent education, increased time with family, and opportunities for growth toward maturity while providing a cost-effective, college-preparatory education. In an age where family life is becoming increasingly fragmented, the unique structure of the model also serves to “turn the hearts of fathers to their children, and the hearts of children to their fathers ” (Malachi 4:6).