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Great Hearts Academies July 24, 2020

Great Hearts Graduates Boast SAT Scores 175 Points Above National Average

The numbers are in, and Great Hearts Academies, a nonprofit network of tuition-free public charter schools in Texas and Arizona, is excited to announce its 2020 graduating class of seniors were awarded $44.29 million in merit-based scholarships. Ninety-seven percent of graduates will directly attend college, with 149 of the schools’ 555 graduates enrolling in college […] Read More »
Great Hearts Arizona July 22, 2020

Great Hearts Announces Teacher Excellence Fund Telethon

PHOENIX – Great Hearts Academies is proud to announce the first-ever Teacher Excellence Fund Telethon, taking place Saturday, September 19 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. live-streamed across YouTube, Facebook and other platforms to be announced. This event will support the Teacher Excellence Fund, which provides bonus compensation for Great Hearts teachers across Arizona every […] Read More »
Great Hearts Academies June 12, 2020

Great Hearts Academies with low or no waitlists for 2020

Are you trying to enroll your children in a Great Hearts Academy, but found yourself waitlisted? The schools listed below still have openings or a low waitlist in the following grades. Apply today to give yourself the best chance of receiving an offer for the 2020-2021 school year. Arizona academies and grade levels with low […] Read More »
Great Hearts Academies May 5, 2020

Teacher Appreciation Week, 2020

Great Hearts teachers have gone above and beyond this year. While we all know this wasn’t how we planned to finish the school year, the amount of time, energy, and effort our teachers have poured into our online curriculum should be commended. Below are some deals for teachers to take advantage of during Teacher Appreciation […] Read More »
Scottsdale Preparatory Academy March 25, 2020

What a difference a state makes: The future of charter schools in California vs. Arizona

Article originally written for the “Pacific Research Institute“ By Lance Izumi March 25, 2020 While Governor Gavin Newsom and the Democrat-supermajority in the Legislature effectively eliminated most charter-school expansion in California, the charter school landscape is much different in neighboring Arizona. When Governor Newsom signed the anti-charter-school-expansion bill into law last year, his office said […] Read More »