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Varsity Jacket Update
We are still in the process of working with East Valley Sports to finalize our Varsity Jacket Program. We hope to have a sample on campus in the near future. Please wait until you receive word from us to head over there and start the process! 
Football and Cross Country Athletes Earn Academic Honors From Sports360AZ

Sports360AZ recently released their All Academic Football and Cross Country teams for the fall of 2018. The following Charger athletes earned recogntion for their hard work and dedication both in the classroom, and on the field!

Cross Country:

1st Team- Alyssa Bradley - Arete Prep - 4.0 unweighted GPA
1st Team: Daniela Iniguez - Arete Prep - 4.0 unweighted GPA
1st Team: Richard Moeller - Arete Prep - 4.0 unweighted GPA
Honorable Mention: Adam Whitehead - Arete Prep - 3.8 unweighted GPA
Honorable Mention: Bryn Hager - Arete Prep - 3.6 unweighted GPA
Honorable Mention: Helaman Forsyth - Arete Prep - 3.7 unweighted GPA
Honorable Mention: Jaden Schneider - Arete Prep - 3.7 unweighted GPA
Honorable Mention: Lillie Whitehead - Arete Prep - 3.9 unweighted GPA
Honorable Mention: Sara Tollen - Arete Prep - 3.7 unweighted GPA
Honorable Mention: Weslan Lannuier - Arete Prep - 3.9 unweighted GPA

The full list of Cross Country recognitions can be found at the following link:


Honorable Mention: Pierce Garver - Arete Preparatory Academy - 3.8 unweighted GPA
Honorable Mention: Ben White - Arete Preparatory Academy - 3.7 unweighted GPA
Honorable Mention: Frank Kalogirou - Arete Preparatory Academy - 3.5 unweighted GPA
Honorable Mention: Titan Palmer - Arete Preparatory Academy - 3.5 unweighted GPA

The full list of Football recognitions can be found at the following link:

Arete Prep Athletics Online Squadlocker- Update! 
Charger Community,
Good news! A warmer, school approved fleece is now available through Anton Uniforms! Please contact Anton if interested in a fleece for students to wear during the school day. 
More good news! Our 25% OFF promo has been extended until 12/30! Orders placed now are NOT guarenteed to arrive before Christmas, but take advantage of the discount until the end of 2018! 
Please continue to use our "Squadlocker" to order other gear, and show off your Charger pride and spirit! 
Items are shipped directly to the address of your choice. General orders have an expected delivery time of 1-2 weeks from date of purchase. Custom orders can be expected in 2-3 weeks. *Items ordered after 12/9 are not guaranteed to be delivered in time for Christmas. 
DISCLAIMER--Customized items cannot be returned or exchanged. 
DISCLAIMER- Some of the 1/4 zips are lighter in material than the fleece purchased in years past/at Anton. Please use your discretion when purchasing for seasonal wear. 

Returns/Exchanges: Can only be made if the wrong size was delivered, or the product is defective. If I product does not fit correctly, there is no guarantee it can be returned or exchanged. All customer service inquiries must be made to Squadlocker, not the Arete Prep front or athletic offices.

Squadlocker Customer Service:


You can give us a call at 1-888-885-6253
8:30am to 5:30pm EST, Monday-Friday.
You can also send us an email us at


Use the chat button on the bottom right corner to chat with us live.
8:30am to 10pm EST, Monday-Friday 9am to 3pm EST, Saturday-Sunday
Go Chargers! 
Charger of the Week (12/10-12/16)
   Helen Letizia- Junior GK- Soccer
Captain Helen Letizia is an outstanding all around team leader. She made over 50 saves in 3 games at the Chandler Prep Tournament over the weekend. In the third game, against 5A Williams Field, Helen made 21 saves including 2 in the PK Shootout to propel the Chargers to a huge 1-1 (4-3 in PK's) Win! Congratulations Helen! 

Previous Winners:
12/3-12/8  Shawn Baker- Basketball 
11/26-12/1 Tania Davidson- Soccer 
11/19-11/25 Joey Patrick- Basketball 
11/5-11/10  Adam Whitehead- Cross Country 
10/29-11/3  Amanda Zajdzinski- Swimming
10/15-10/22 Amanda Zajdzinski, Luke Nicholas- Swimming 
10/1-10/14 Titan Palmer, Pierce Garver, Jack Spano- Football 
9/24-9/29   Brennan Weir - Senior- Football 
9/17-9/22   Adam Whitehead- Junior- Cross Country
9/10-9/15   Risa Fish- Senior- Volleyball
9/3-9/8       Remington Wallace- Freshman- Swimming
8/27-9/1     Ben White- Senior- Football

Monday, December 17
4:00pm- Boys JV Basketball @ Anthem Prep (Early Dismissal 2pm)
5:30pm- Girls Varsity Basketball @ Anthem Prep 
7:00pm- Boys Varsity Basketball @ Anthem Prep 

Last Week's Results
Tuesday, December 11
5:00pm- Girls Varsity Soccer @ Gilbert Christian (L 7-1)
5:30pm- Girls MS B "Green" Soccer HOME vs. Odyssey (L 7-3)
5:30pm- Girls Varsity Basketball HOME vs. Tempe Prep (L 43-16)
7:00pm- Boys Varsity Soccer @ Gilbert Christian (L 9-0)
7:00pm- Boys Varsity Basketball HOME vs. Tempe Prep (W 69-39)

Thursday, December 13
4:00pm- Girls MS "A" Soccer HOME vs. Chandler Prep (L 2-1)
4:00pm- Boys JV Basketball @ Chandler Prep  (L 70-61)
5:00pm- Boys Varsity Soccer @ Ben Franklin (L 7-1)
5:30pm- Girls Varsity Basketball @ Chandler Prep (L 48-12)
5:30pm- Boys MS "A" Soccer HOME vs. Chandler Prep (T 1-1)
7:00pm- Boys Varsity Basketball @ Chandler Prep (L 53-48)
7:00pm- Girls Varsity Soccer @ Ben Franklin (L 4-2)

Friday, December 14
2:00pm- Girls Varsity Soccer @ Chandler Prep Invite @ Red Mountain Complex
               vs. Camelback  (L 4-1)
4:00pm- Boys JV Basketball @ Cibecue (W 76-64)
5:30pm- Girls Varsity Basketball @ Cibecue (L 62-30)
7:00pm- Boys Varsity Basketball @ Cibecue (L OT 69-58)
8:00pm- Girls Varsity Soccer @ Chandler Prep Invite @ Red Mountain Complex
               vs. Casa Grande (L 7-0)

Saturday, December 15
9:00am- Girls Varsity Soccer @ Chandler Prep Invite vs. Williams Field (W 4-3 PK's)
9:00am- MS Boys "B" Baseball @ Lincoln Prep @ Espee (L 15-2)
9:00am- Girls MS B "White" Soccer @ Lincoln Prep (L 3-0)
9:00am- Girls MS B "Green" Soccer @ Veritas Prep (L 3-0) 

CALENDARS - Practices & Competitions

These calendars can and will continue to change over the season.  Always stay in contact with your coach for up-to-date team information. Please occasionally check in with the athletics website calendars for the most updated schedules. 

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As always, visit our athletics website:
for information, updates, schedules, rosters, scores, and more! Content will continue to be added throughout the year! 


1. Complete the Athletic Online Enrollment. (Must be completed by a parent/guardian.) 

2. Every athlete must submit a physical on the approved AIA Physical Forms. Physicals are good for 12 months and must be resubmitted annually. 

3. Submit the athletic fee. All middle school sports (including archery) are $250. All high school sports are $290. Select Online Payment to pay by debit/credit card online, or you may submit cash, check, or money to the front office. 

4. (HS ONLY) If not previously completed, every high school athlete must complete the Brainbook Concussion Course. The AIA will notify Arete electronically once the student has successfully completed the course. High school athletes are required to complete this course only once during their high school career. 

All items must be completed and turned in before your student may participate in their sport.

Winter Coach Contact Info

Varsity Boys Basketball: Coach Michael Caviness,

JV Boys Basketball: Coach Filip Matic,

Varsity Girls Basketball: Coach Jacob Howell,

Boys Varsity Soccer: Coach Adam Narish,

Girls Varsity Soccer: Coach Christina Browning,

MS Boys Soccer: Coach Kim Bellomy, 

MS Girls Soccer "A": Coach Clara Carnahan,

MS Girls Soccer "B": Coach Jeremy Gethings,

MS Baseball: Coach Ricky Alvarez,

Advanced Archery: Coach George Portillo,
Todd Conklin
Director of Athletics
480.222.4233 school
716.998.1253 cell