HTA Teacher Wish Lists

Fri, Sep 4 11:14am

Hello to our HTA Families!   Attached, please find a list of the wish lists from our HTA team.  If a teacher has not submitted a list, we suggest sending along an amazon gift card if you wish -- which ... [More]

Uniform Yard sale reminder

Sun, Aug 30 8:31am

2858 E Shannon St (residence west side of Lyon’s Gate) 8-12 TODAY!! We will also have masks in Adult and Child masks available $5 ea

Teacher Appreciation Week 2020! May 4-8

Sun, May 3 1:38pm

  Hello HTA Community! In this time of social distancing, virtual learning, and quarantine -- the PTO is reaching out to ask our families to help shower the teachers with love this Teacher Appreciatio ... [More]

Decorating the fence for HTA teachers and staff!

Sun, Apr 5 1:51pm

Hi All!  We would like to invite you to make posters and/or signs, garlands, and tape them up on the fence at school today or tomorrow, Monday, April 6. Most of the teachers and staff will be coming b ... [More]

HUSD updates - COVID-19

Tue, Mar 17 9:19pm   Notice from the Superintendent:   Higley Schools Closed through March 27 Dear HUSD Staff and Families, I want you to know that my team and I have been monitoring the COVID-19 de ... [More]

Uniform Donation Drive 2020

Thu, Jan 30 8:12pm

Hi!  I'm happy to announce that the HTA PTO will be doing another Uniform Donation Drive Recycling Program this year - it was a great success last year!   We will start collecting Uniform 'Hand-Me-Dow ... [More]

HTA Family Dance!

Tue, Jan 28 8:41am

Our digital flier for the HTA Family Dance is attached!    We are looking forward to an awesome night of family fun!  

Box Tops at HTA 2019/2020

Thu, Nov 21 2:27pm

From our Box Top coordinator:     Extra, extra!  Box tops have changed.   When you find a box tops that look like this, please continue to send them in:       When you see a box top like this, you hav ... [More]

HTA Fall Fair Craft/Vendor list

Sun, Nov 17 4:04pm

Hi! We received a few questions about some of the participants from the Craft/Vendor fair. Here is a list of goods and contact info - in case you wanted to reach out to any of these small businesses d ... [More]

Fifth Grade Raffle Basket - Donations Needed

Wed, Nov 6 10:18am

Hi! We received word that 5th Grade doesn't have donations for their Fall Fair Raffle Basket. The theme is 'TAILGATING'.  Any sports related donations, like sports-themed restaurant or store gift card ... [More]

PTO SkateLand Night!

Tue, Oct 22 4:30pm

Join us for some costumes and skating fun!

Spirit Wear Online Store - last day to shop: Friday, September 27

Fri, Sep 27 12:28am

Friday, September 27, is the last day to order Spirit Wear online!   Online shop for Spirit Wear:

Reminder - Spirit Wear on sale now! Deadline for orders is September 27!

Sat, Sep 21 7:05pm

Online shop for Spirit Wear: Paper order forms are also available in the front office.   Spirit Wear T-shirts can be worn by students on Fridays and the hoodies are allowed as out ... [More]

HTA Day at Main Event! 9-22-19

Sat, Sep 21 6:49pm

Spirit Wear Sale - going on now!

Tue, Sep 17 10:19am

We are accepting paper orders and online orders now for 2019-2020 Spirit Wear. T-shirts and zip-up hoodies are available in youth and adult sizes. Orders will be delivered to the school right after Fa ... [More]

Reminder - parent volunteers (and 1 very specific donation!) needed for STEAM Night - Sept 20

Wed, Sep 11 9:01pm

Hello All! We still need parent volunteers to help us run this year's S.T.E.A.M Night at school. It's from 5:30-7:00 on September 20, and there is a volunteer sign up sheet here in Konstella.  Or you ... [More]

Labor Day Weekend fundraising reminders!

Fri, Aug 30 9:18pm

Hello all! We hope you have a wonderful long weekend!  Just wanted to let everyone know that the deadline for the Yankee candle packets was extended to Tuesday MORNING. So if you didn't send in the pa ... [More]

Yankee Candle packets due tomorrow, Friday Aug 30!

Thu, Aug 29 12:48pm

Hello Families! Just a quick reminder that Yankee Candle fundraising packets are all due tomorrow, Friday. We will be able to accept late packets on Tuesday morning at the front office, but please sen ... [More]

Fundraiser and Check Drive - Halfway There!

Fri, Aug 23 3:31pm

Yankee Candle and Check Drive Fundraiser - info going home today!

Fri, Aug 16 8:24pm

Our Annual HTA Fundraiser is here! Yankee Candle packets and a document with an envelope stapled to it were sent home with the kids today. This fundraiser is the single biggest drive we do during the ... [More]

Save The Date! HTA Fall Carnival and Craft Fair, November 8, 2019

Fri, Aug 9 10:40am

  Hello! We want to get information out early this year because at this year's HTA Fall Fair, we are going to host a vendor and craft fair in the gym. We would love to have a roomful of handmade craft ... [More]

PTO 1st Open Meeting Notes (Aug 1, 2019)

Fri, Aug 2 5:48pm

Hello HTA parents! We want to share the slides from last night's PTO presentation at Curriculum Night.    Click here for the meeting slides!   This information includes the goals of the PTO this year, ... [More]

Used Uniform Sale today -- new items added!!

Thu, Jul 18 1:24pm

Good Afternoon, HTA Families We are really looking forward to seeing so many familiar faces and new families at HTA tonight.  We have added some items for sale tonight (see below in red--all new), and ... [More]

used uniforms collection

Fri, May 17 10:09am

Hi All! We are still collecting Uniform Donations and will do so until the last day of school. Please send donations to class or the front office - any and all uniforms are accepted (even if they are ... [More]

Uniform recycle drive

Wed, May 8 7:18am

Don’t forget to bring in your too small/too big, used uniforms for our first ever uniform recycling drive! At meet the teacher in July, we will have a table set up with items available for $1/per item ... [More]

Donuts with Dad TOMORROW

Thu, Jan 31 6:28pm

Just a reminder to our awesome HTA community — tomorrow is our donuts with dad event. We have have 100’s of tasty donuts to serve — so don’t be shy!!  Calling  all  dads, uncles, grandpas, big brother ... [More]

End of Year Update and Thanks :)

Tue, Dec 18 7:50am

It has been an amazing 2018 portion of our school year.  And we couldn't accomplish any of our goals without YOU!! So thank you for all you do for the HTA community!! Attached, please find a letter fr ... [More]

Favorite things for teachers

Wed, Dec 12 7:01am

just a reminder to families — there is a binder in the main office that has listings of the teachers favorite things. If you are considering holiday shopping for your teachersbut aren’t sure where to ... [More]

Book Fair Volunteers Needed

Tue, Nov 27 8:25am

Hello HTA Community!! Please see the information from our fabulous Library/Media Center team -- they need your help with the upcoming Bookfair!   Higley Traditional Academy will be hosting a Holiday b ... [More]

Soaring Spirit Shop - HTA Spirit Wear

Fri, Nov 16 7:44am

As the weather gets chilly, and you want to bundle up---be sure to visit our partner Big Frog and the HTA Soaring Spirit Shop for your spirit wear needs!! The shop ... [More]

Fall carnival volunteers: we need YOU!

Tue, Oct 23 10:40am

  Hello HTA Community!   We are so grateful to see folks signing up for our fall carnival volunteer positions! We will be hard at work from sun up to sun down creating a fun family experience for all ... [More]

Pumpkin Contest reminder!!

Mon, Oct 15 4:19pm

Don't forget to bring in your pumpkins for the school-wide pumpkin competition this week!! They are due in the classrooms no later than Weds, Oct 17th!  See the attached flyer for details on rules and ... [More]

Yankee Orders - pick up reminder :)

Wed, Sep 26 5:46am

Hello HTA Families! Just a reminder that the Yankee Candle orders will be available in classrooms beginning today for easy pick up during your parent/teacher conferences!  Thank you all for your suppo ... [More]

Yankee Candle numbers are in!

Mon, Sep 17 3:41pm

Thank you to all our HTA families! Our Yankee Candle fundraiser was a success!! $26,164.50 with a profit of $10,465.80 We continue to be the highest volume Yankee Sale in the area :)  Thank you so muc ... [More]

STEAM Night Volunteer Sign

Fri, Sep 14 8:32am

Hello HTA families! We are excited for our upcoming STEAM night! If you would like to volunteer please see the sign up sheet. We would LOVE to have you and each volunteer earns HAWK CASH for a teacher ... [More]

STEAM night -- we need your glue!!

Thu, Sep 6 12:37pm

One of the activities we have planned for STEAM night is a Make Your Own Slime station!  We will have plenty of additional slime supplies, but we could use some extra glue! Basic, white glue -- any si ... [More]


Tue, Sep 4 8:50am

Good Morning, Families!!   Thank you to everyone who has participated in our Yankee Candle fundraiser!! We are carefully reviewing your paper orders and tallying so keep an eye out for that total next ... [More]

Yankee Candle Sale -- ORDERS DUE WEDNESDAY

Tue, Aug 28 6:47am

Hello HTA Community!!   Today is the last FULL day of our Yankee Candle sale!!!  Our online sales have shot up over the past several days -- but we have a ways to go!! Don't forget to send out those r ... [More]

It's Too Darn Hot -- So let's get some shade!!

Mon, Aug 27 6:28am

Did you know that every Yankee Candle purchase allows us to come closer to our goal of providing shade for our amphitheater space?? The cost of the project is between $15k & $20k --- Which isn't a sma ... [More]

Fry's Gives Back!

Thu, Aug 23 8:43am

Did you know that Fry's gives back -- all you have to do is link your VIP bonus card to HTA and a portion of your spending comes directly back to HTA!! How easy is that?? Follow this link to get set u ... [More]

American Furniture Warehouse Gives Back!

Thu, Aug 23 8:34am

Did you know that we have a partnership with American Furniture Warehouse?  We sure do!! Any time you do any shopping here, be sure to follow the directions on the attached flyer!! And our school will ... [More]

Yankee Candle UPDATE

Thu, Aug 23 6:58am

Hello to the HTA community!! We are officially 1/2 way through our 2 week Yankee Candle fundraiser!! Did you know this about Yankee's Fundraisers: You can use social media to promote our sale and Yank ... [More]

HTA Soaring Spirit Shop - now available online

Thu, Jul 19 9:45am

Good Morning, HTA families!!   We are looking forward to seeing many of you tonight at the HTA Meet the Teacher event.  We will have a team on campus with our spirit wear available for purchase.   We ... [More]

CANCELLED: Morning with Mom

Tue, Apr 24 12:24pm

Good Afternoon, HTA Families! With the potential cancellation of school on Friday, April 27th we are cancelling our Morning with Mom breakfast event scheduled for that morning.  As soon as we have an ... [More]

HUSD food drive

Mon, Apr 23 7:43pm

If you would like to contribute to the HUSD food drive but cannot make the drop off times (see announcement on Konstella). Please feel free to bring your item(s) to the walk-in, Tuesday and/or Wednesd ... [More]

How to help: Info from HUSD

Mon, Apr 23 12:04pm

We are sharing the information that was posted on the HUSD Facebook page regarding ways that families can assist anyone enrolled in the district schools and on food assistance.   FROM HUSD FACEBOOK: I ... [More]

#RedforED information & event updates week of April 23rd

Sun, Apr 22 2:49pm

Hello HTA Community! Thanks to all who have joined our educators at the various walk-ins this month on Wednesdays and continue to support the #RedforEd  movement.  The work continues, and the Konstell ... [More]

HTA and #redfored - information for families

Thu, Apr 19 11:09am

HTA PTO information regarding #REDFORED The PTO at HTA is committed to sharing as much information as we can on behalf of our teachers and staff regarding the  #REDforED movement.  Attached, please fi ... [More]

THIS WEDNESDAY — #redfored walk-in

Tue, Apr 17 4:56pm

Reminder — walk-in event at HTA Wednesday’s to support teachers! Gather in front of the school in your brightest red with smiling faces to show how much we support our teachers and schools. 7:30 am - ... [More]

Valentines Family Dance Meeting

Mon, Jan 29 8:57am

Hello and Happy Monday!    There is still time to get involved in the Family Valentines Dance planning!    The HTA PTO is hosting another meeting to create posters and go over volunteer details and de ... [More]

Register on Konstella

Tue, Sep 5 12:09pm

Have you completed your Konstella registration???..... If you are getting may be one of the families who are all set...and for that we  say: THANK YOU!! If you are getting this and wonderin ... [More]

Sign up for Game Night

Tue, Sep 5 11:53am

Hello HTA Families!! We still have lots of openings for volunteers for the upcoming Game Night on Sept 14th!! We promise it will be fun to help---and you will have time with your families as well!! Si ... [More]