What's New at Foothills Academy

See you at the GALA!

... FA’s second annual Gala, put on by our school’s devoted Parent Teacher Organization, is on February 26th. This is our school's largest fundraiser and all-around wonderful time.   PTO representatives write: “The ...

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Extra! Extra! The latest edition of The FA Scoop now available!

The FA Scoop is Foothills Academy's e-newsletter, highlighting happenings from across the classes and experiences of our Kindergarteners through to our seniors.  You can find it in your email inboxes ...

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Recycling Competition - Bring in your plastic bags!

Foothills Academy's High School Student Council is leading school-wide participation in the City of Phoenix plastic bag (and film packaging) recycling contest, sponsored by the company Trex. There were only ...

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The FA Scoop, 3rd edition has hit the [e]press!

The FA Scoop is Foothills Academy's e-newsletter, highlighting happenings from across the classes and experiences of our Kindergarteners through to our seniors.  You can find it in your email inboxes ...

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Support FA while shopping!

... Support Foothills Academy while you shop! The holiday season is upon us.... Read on for two quick and easy ways you can earn money for FA while you shop... and thank ...

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Newsletter FA Scoop - 2nd edition

The FA Scoop is Foothills Academy's e-newsletter, highlighting happenings from across the classes and experiences of our Kindergarteners through to our seniors.  You can find it in your email inboxes ...

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Virtual School Fair - Chat with us!

Are you or a friend or family member searching for the right school? Our doors (and phones and email accounts) are always open!   Also, we are participating in the upcoming Virtual ...

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We've got ANTS!!

... The seventh grade ANTS program is up and running! AND the students are loving it!   ANTS represents Art, Nutrition, Technology and Spanish. The two 7th grade classes rotate on a daily ...

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FA Goes Global!

FA Goes Global!

Foothills Academy is committed to a global orientation, encouraging students to cultivate a "global mindset," and prepare to be global citizens. Read more about how we "go global" -- fantastic new initiatives ...

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Peer tutoring available for grades 7-9!

The National Junior Honor Society, consisting of 8th and 9th grade students, is offering tutoring for students in grades 7 through 9. We tutor in math, science, English, history, and ...

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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 2013-2014 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.