News & announcements

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New Bike Rack Location!

 |  General School

Dear Students and Faculty, ASA has changed the location of the bike rack to the north side of the South Building right next to the drinking fountains and the big red storage container. Please use this rack to lock up your bike each morning instead of the racks next to the basketball court. Thank you!

Teacher Feature – Oscar Miranda

 |  Family Engagement Newsletter

A Revolutionary Teacher By Kellen Vu (12th Grade) Say the name “Profesor” to any student studying Spanish at Arizona School for the Arts (ASA), and you’re bound to get a laugh and a wild story in response. “Every single class, he would eat a banana. And at some point during the year, he switched to oranges, but it’s really just

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French Film Night

 |  Clubs

All students: Film Appreciation Club is partnering with French Club for this month’s movie night! Tuesday’s April 23rd, from 6-9pm, we’ll be screening Ernest and Celestine. Come for an adorable French movie and lots of snacks!

Diner Night!!

 |  General School

5th-12th Grade: Calling all musicians, actors, and dancers!! StuGo is now accepting auditions for Diner Night!!! Diner Night will be held in the bandshell on May 10th from 7-9 pm. In order to audition, send a video of your performance, as well as the names of everyone performing, to Señor Miranda at miranda@goasa.org! Auditions are being accepted now through April

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ACT and SAT prep courses!

 |  General School

Courses are limited to 12 students- 24 hours of instruction-$400 Courses for the June SAT and ACT test dates begin May 11th Summer courses  to prepare for the Aug. SAT and Sept. ACT  begin July 23rd Fall courses to prepare for the October PSAT,  SAT and ACT  begin Aug. 17th Contact Linda Edgar to enroll ledgar@cox.net 602-795-6312     www.LindaEdgarTutorandSATprep.com 2019 may june flyer

Teacher Feature – Lisa Speck

 |  Family Engagement Newsletter

Changing the Game By Claire Procter-Murphy The day is December 3rd, and the chilly air nips at any flashes of ankle that appear below pant cuffs. On the cusp of winter, the weather is a catalyst for change, and sets a poetic tone in which to meet fifth-grade history teacher Lisa Speck. “I was not a fan of social studies

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Teacher Feature – Dr. Allyson Wuenschel

 |  Family Engagement Newsletter

By Margaret Shepherd, 12th Grade Dr. Wuenschel plays and teaches the viola, which reads in alto clef (right). Violas are usually overlooked in an orchestra by the violins and cellos, which read in treble (left) and bass (middle) clefs, respectively. Often, Allyson Wuenschel seems as youthful as the children she teaches at Arizona School for the Arts (ASA). She is

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Wagging Tails Pet Supply Drive

 |  Clubs

Do you have a furry friend that has outgrown its belongings? You can donate to the Wagging Tails Club to help all of the dogs in Amazing Aussies dog rescue. Amazing Aussies is a nonprofit organization that primarily rescues Australian Shepherds that are blind, deaf or both. You can drop off new or gently used items including dog beds, dog

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Hungry Howie’s Community Day

 |  Clubs

Thursday, April 11⋅10:30am – 10:00pm Hungry Howie’s Pizza opened a new location by ASA at Central and Virginia! They want to announce their grand opening by donating 10% of the proceeds for Thursday, April 11th, to ASA! Welcome to the neighborhood, Hungry Howies! ASA community, go out for pizza this Thursday!

NHS Fashion Show to Benefit Free Arts of Arizona

 |  Arts, Clubs

Join ASA’s National Honor Society for their annual benefit Fashion Show. Jam out to some smooth tunes while getting In Tune with Fashion! Saturday, April 13, at the Church of Beatitudes from 7-9PM. $10 at the door — every penny goes to Free Arts of Arizona.