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 Spartan News Blast
A Weekly Publication from Scottsdale Preparatory Academy
June 20, 2019

Click here for 6% of your purchases to go directly to the PSO! 
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Calendar 

June 3-28
Summer School
August 5
Back to School Night
August 6
New Student Orientation
August 7
First Day of School 
August 22
Curriculum Night
August 28
Hearing & Vision
August 30
Half Day 
R&R Weekend

 
Headmaster Message
Please click  here  for a message from Ms. Chaney.
Consumable Online Bookstore Open!
Scottsdale Preparatory Academy has teamed up with EdTech for your online book store to purchase consumables.  Click here for the instructions to sign up. For the best pricing and to ensure delivery to your home before school begins, ALL BUNDLES MUST BE PURCHASED BY JULY 10, 2019. Once you have read the instructions, please use this link.
EduKit Supplies - June 20 for Best Price!
Scottsdale Preparatory Academy offers the EduKit program as a convenient option for busy families to order your student's school supplies for the 2019/2020 year.  EduKits are custom made to include the supplies selected and approved by our school and shipping is included!
Click  here  to order by June 20th for the BEST pricing.

EduKits will be delivered to your home on or before July 27th!
Extended online ordering is available through EduKit's Last Chance program from June 20 - July 12. Please note that last chance orders are subject to an additional fee and will be delivered to your home shortly before school begins.  If you have any questions, please contact Veronica at edukit@spapso.org
REMINDER: Order kits for the grade your student(s) will be entering in the 2019/2020 school year. 
Note to 6th grade parents when ordering Edukit, please choose ONE required binder option. Thank you!

High School Class T-Shirts 
on sale NOW - Through July 8th!
  
Class T-shirts are now available to order!  The Senior Class of 2020 is running the sale this year to raise funds for their upcoming senior trip. The cost of the shirts is the same as last year!!
This student-initiated tradition continues to offer our high school students the extra uniform opportunity for a class T-shirt to be worn each Friday during the school year. Click  here  to order.  Store closes Monday, July 8th. Questions?  Please email Barb Wiley at bmwphx@cox.net .

Homework Club Registration
Families interested in our Homework Club for the 2019-2020 school year should look for an email next week with information on the registration.  Scottsdale Prep's Homework Club provides monitored after-care for all students until 5:30 pm daily, and we also offer a "Half-Day Only" option.  Stay tuned for more details!
  • PSO VOLUNTEERS NEEDED FOR 2019-2020:  We know it is hard to look at the next school year when the current one isn't quite over, but by getting volunteers in place now, we can start the year rolling. Please fill out this short online PARENT VOLUNTEER FORM for 2019-2020 even if you have been a dedicated volunteer in the past (for which we thank you!). We ask that this form be filled out annually by all parents so everyone has the opportunity to participate in grade level activities and new interests. Thank you! Together wE  Achieve More!
  • Reminder:  Looking for information? Go to SPAPSO.org.
Used Book Sales - Back for Summer!
Consider buying and/or selling your gently used SPA textbooks and consumable books to other families. It is good for the environment and for your wallet!
  • To sell your gently used textbooks/consumables, click here.
  • To see what is for sale**, click here.
  • Please check the ISBN numbers to be sure they are correct for 2019-2020. Some books have changed.
  • Click the links for SPA textbooks and consumables for 2019-2020.
  • If you are in need of consumable books that are not listed for sale, please contact Salvage the School Supplies via email, and we will do our best to help you out!
  • USED BOOK SALE: Remember to look for the sale under the stairs at Back to School Night! All proceeds go to the Sustainability Club to help keep our school clean and environmentally friendly!
**Please note that these sales are through private parties and not through the PSO.
Scottsdale Prep Staff  Spotlight
Scottsdale Prep welcomes new office manager,  Mrs. Christine Gish Mrs. Gish is an Arizona native and holds a Bachelor of Science degree from Arizona State University. She has extensive experience in business and academic oper ations, and is excited to be back in an educational setting.  Outside of the office, Mrs. Gish e njoys yoga, playing sand volleyball, and spending time with her husband and daughter.  She looks forward to connecting with the students, families, and staff this coming school year at Scottsdale Prep!
Summer at Scottsdale Prep
Please note that our summer office hours will be Monday-Thursday, 8 am - 1 pm during the weeks of June 3 - 28.  Our offices will be closed for the weeks of July 1-12, reopening on Monday, July 15.    
Additionally, the Spartan News Blast will be on break during the week of July 1 - 5th, but look for a new blast on Thursday, July 11th!
Fingerprinting Information  
Scottsdale Preparatory Academy will hold a fingerprinting event after the start of the new school year in August. If you would like to secure a Fingerprint Card, Postalmax in Scottsdale is available to provide information on how to secure a Level 1 IVP Fingerprint Card.  Please click here for more information. 
Postalmax
15560 N Frank Lloyd Wright Boulevard
Scottsdale, Arizona 85260 
480.860.8446
College Acceptances Class of 2019
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Scottsdale Preparatory Academy | 16537 North 92nd Street | Scottsdale, AZ 85260 
Alison Chaney | Headmaster
P: 480-776-1970 | W: www.scottsdaleprep.org
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