Ballroom Dance Showcases

By Jeshua Gunderson. And What Makes Them Successful At the end of every semester, the ballroom dance classes at Heritage put on a fantastic showcase. Although audience members see and enjoy the dances, they usually don’t know just how much work was put into pulling it off. Jack and Jills One difficult aspect of the …

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the Perks of Heritage

By Kristen Hooton. Because Heritage Academy is such a unique school, I find it interesting to see people’s reactions when I tell them I go there. I’ve gotten reactions from people being impressed with me for being smart enough to go there, to people saying “that’s a good school”, to people never having heard of …

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Welding EVIT

By Parker Pratt. From 8:05 to 10:35 I attend the EVIT,  East Valley Institute of Technology, Welding Program. In the welding shop there are two separate goals: projects and certifications. Compared to various high school shops, the EVIT shop has the necessary requirements to certify a welder. Certifications for welding each have their own individual …

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The Burden and Benefits of The Bard

By Emi D. From his popularity during life, Shakespeare’s renown has only grown. Although he is responsible for many of the colloquialisms in modern English, for many high school students The Bard is a burden. They look forlornly upon his works and become bored or frustrated as they struggle through the story, but a study …

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School Lunch Switch Up

By Ethan Meeker. The “My Hot Lunch” program is a brand new system that was implemented for the school year of 2018-2019. Benefits did come from this, but there were downsides to it.                                                                                                                                                                    One of the benefits of the program is that parents now know what their kid is eating. In the old system, the …

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Behind the Scenes: Video Announcements

By Trent Moore. “Hello Heritage Faculty and Scholars!” This common phrase kicks off each video announcement made by McKay, Brigham, Savannah, and everyone else on the 2019 Student Council. While it may seem like it is just McKay and I running the show, it takes a whole crew and up to 3 hours to make …

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