March 18, 2020 Letter from the Heritage Academy Staff

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  March 18, 2020   Good Morning Heritage Academy Families,   What a week we have had!  We appreciate your flexibility and understanding as information has changed regarding COVID-19 and recommendations for schools, gatherings and communities.   As information continues to change, we want to remind you that we are in regular communication with the Idaho State Department of Education … Read More

Heritage Academy Board of Directs Statement on the COVID-19

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March 14, 2020   Dear Heritage Academy Families,   We want to assure you that your child(ren)’s safety, health and academic growth are the top priorities of our school board, superintendent and staff members.   Novel Coronavirus, known as COVID-19 is causing great concern in our community, a concern that Heritage Academy is working to address daily.  In response, we have … Read More

Sources of Strength

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Sources of Strength is one of the first suicide prevention programs that uses Peer Leaders to enhance protective factors associated with reducing suicide at the school population level. Source of Strength Peer Leader Resources   If you or someone you know is in need of help, call the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline:  1-800-273-8255

School Board Statement

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For Immediate Release HERITAGE ACADEMY BOARD OF DIRECTORS ENTHUSIASTIC ABOUT SCHOOL’S GROWTH, LEADERSHIP, STAFF AND STUDENTS June 26, 2019 JEROME ID – The Heritage Academy Public Charter School’s Board of Directors met this morning to discuss recent press focused on its school and other Idaho charter schools.  The Heritage Board expressed gratitude for the hard work that its superintendent, Dr. … Read More

Delta Dental of Idaho – Grins on the Go Clinic – Heritage Academy

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Delta Dental of Idaho will be providing free dental sealants to 1st , 2nd , 7th and 8th grade students attending Heritage Academy as part of our Grins on the Go community outreach program, starting 4/9/19.  1st , 2nd , 7th and 8th grade students at Heritage Academy are eligible to receive FREE dental sealants through Delta Dental’s Grins on the … Read More

Thank You Express Appliance!

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Heritage Academy would like to thank Express Appliance in Twin Falls for the donation of a washer and dryer to the school! We are so excited to be able to wash linens here at the school! Thank you from the bottom of our hearts! Click here to go to Express Appliances’ Website

Why do parents choose charter schools?

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Why do parents choose charter schools? 3 families share their experiences JULIE WOOTTON-GREENER Jan 26, 2018TWIN FALLS — Whether it’s smaller class sizes, the opportunity to play an instrument in a school orchestra or the chance to learn outdoors, parents have many reasons for choosing a charter school for their children. Open enrollment happens over the next two months … Read More

Fall Fun Festival

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Join us on September 15th for the 2017 Fall Fun Festival… New playground – grand opening Free book fair (all attendees receive free books) Free SEM activities Hotdogs and snow cones (for purchase) This event is open to the whole community so please invite your friends and family members!

Heritage Academy students show largest reading gains in the region

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In Jerome, Heritage Academy also has full-day kindergarten. Many students enter school without many pre-reading skills, Superintendent Christine Ivie said. “That all-day kindergarten gives extra time in the afternoon to have more eyes to text. I think that’s a critical thing.” Last school year, Heritage Academy also adopted a new reading program, Core Knowledge Language Arts. Plus, the school spends … Read More

Heritage Academy Receives “Sources of Strength” Grant

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JEROME, Idaho (KMVT/KSVT) — This fall, Heritage Academy in Jerome will receive a grant to help fund suicide, violence and bullying prevention training. The school is one of 10 in the state that will receive the $2,400 grant to introduce the Sources of Strength Program at their school. The money will help pay for training for students and staff. The grants … Read More