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SUMMER READING/MATH & SUPPLY LIST INFO 2014-2015

SCHOOL SUPPLY LIST 2014-2015: Kindergarten: School Supply List Kindergarten 1st-6th Grade: School Supply List 1st-6th Grade 7th-12th Grade: School Supply List 7th-12th Grade   SUMMER MATH PACKETS- a completion check will occur in the fall: Khan ...

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STEM Projects 2014

STEM Projects 2014

The STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics) projects were incredible this year. Everyone did such an amazing job. Here is a video recap of what all the students were able to ...

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Foothills Academy 2010 Alumni: Sustainability Studies Programs

Foothills Academy 2010 Alumni: Sustainability Studies Programs

Alumni Spotlight: Alexis Roeckner April 23, 2014 Alexis Roeckner, is a graduate of Foothills Academy located in Scottsdale, AZ. She graduated in 2010 and is now a student in the School of ...

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World Book Night April 23, 2014

World Book Night April 23, 2014

Foothills Academy’s students along with 25,000 other volunteers across the U.S. participated in World Book Night on April 23, 2014. World Book Night is an ambitious campaign to give thousands ...

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CCUSD Celebration of Art 2014

CCUSD Celebration of Art 2014

Celebration of Art 2014: Sponsored by the Sonoran Art League and the Jeff Cross Memorial Elementary Campus The following 5 students have won the prestigious Celebration of Arts award. The theme of ...

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Taiwan’s Children’s Day- Pencil Case Painting Activity

Taiwan's Children's Day- Pencil Case Painting Activity

Foothills Academy students and faculty participated in the 2014 Pencil Case Painting Activity: Deliver Love without Boundaries. Pencil cases were handed out to students and faculty to paint and add ...

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AZ State Capital

State Capital Trip

The middle school student council and the 8th graders took a trip to the the Arizona State Capital. They got to tour the capital building and ask government officials questions. ...

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Japan

World Fair 2014

Foothills Academy “World Fair” was a huge success! All the students in each Affective Instruction class really helped everyone increase the knowledge, understanding, and appreciation of different cultures and countries. ...

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Elementary School Science Fair 2014

Elementary School Science Fair 2014

FOOTHILLS ACADEMY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL SCIENCE FAIR JANUARY 28, 2014   The Elementary School Campus had their annual Science Fair sponsored by Kiwanis on January 28, 2014. The students had some great experiments that ...

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Middle/High School Science Fair 2014

Middle/High School Science Fair 2014

FOOTHILLS ACADEMY MIDDLE/HIGH SCHOOL SCIENCE FAIR FEBRUARY 7, 2014 The Middle/High School Campus had their annual Science Fair sponsored by Kiwanis on February 7, 2014. We had a great showing of well-thought ...

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Foothills Academy College Prep

— When you're serious about the right school

Foothills Academy College Preparatory is recognized as one of the premier charter schools in Arizona. Serving grades K–12, Foothills Academy is celebrating its 20th year and has attained 9 years of above average and/or “Excelling” years of performance designation by the Arizona Department of Education's rating. As a charter school, Foothills Academy is TUITION FREE and over 95% of our graduates pursue college degrees.

Foothills Academy College Prep’s award-winning campus celebrates the desert environment in which we live through energy efficiency, xeriscaping, and architectural integration. One might say that going to school at Foothills Academy is going to school “in” a science experiment!

Whether you enjoy athletics, student leadership opportunities, or after school clubs and activities, we invite you to share in Foothills Academy’s Blackhawk pride!
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As a charter school, Foothills Academy is TUITION FREE and over 95% of our graduates pursue college degrees. Learn more about becoming a Blackhawk!BHS Bronze
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Foothills AcademyThe small campus affords Foothills students the opportunity to thrive academically while enjoying a safe learning environment that is second to none. The Arizona Department of Education has rated Foothills Academy with an A for the 2011-2012 school year.
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Foothills Academy offers a wide range of programs for students of all ages, with varying interests. Whether you enjoy athletics, student council, or after school clubs, there's plenty of opportunity to get involved.
Foothills Academy Faculty
Foothills Academy College Prep faculty and staff are dedicated to the success of our students. Highly qualified (HQT) and eager to assist, our faculty works with and guides students, encouraging them to set goals and to reach their full potential. Our shared goal for every Foothills Academy graduate is to be admitted to the college or university of the student’s choice.