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Spirit Week!

 |  General School

Grades 5-12-ASA’s Spirit Week is back! The week of May 6th, participate in our spirit week, show up in any of your favorite superhero gear for Marvelous Monday, wear your bright colors for Tie-dye Tuesday, yeehaw to Western Wednesday, and remember the good ol’ days for Throwback Thursday. Finally, funk it up for Funky Friday and then head to Diner

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AP exams

 |  Academics

Grades 11 and 12 – Next week you start AP exams. A detailed handout will be given in class but here are the basics. All exams (except AP Statistics are at 8:00am-noon). Be at the door 10 minutes before exam time. WEEK 1: AP Gov is Mon May 6th @Flinn Foundation; AP English Lit is Wed May 8th @Phx Center

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Europe Trip 2020

 |  General School

Grades 8-12-Europe 2020! We are pleased to announce another exciting trip coming up during our 2020 Spring Break for any interested high school student. From March 13 to March 21, 2020, we will explore Spain (Madrid, Cordoba, and Seville) and Portugal (Lisbon and Algarve) on a Passports Educational Tour. There will be an informational student and parent meeting on Wednesday,

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KONA ICE!

 |  Clubs

Celebrate the final day of AZMerit Testing and our first triple digit temperatures after school on Friday! KONA Ice truck will be back on campus this Friday April 26th. Cones range from $3-$6 depending on size.

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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