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Welcome to Great Hearts Archway Scottsdale, Serving Grades K-5

Archway Scottsdale is a part of the Great Hearts network of non-profit public charter schools dedicated to improving education nationwide through classical liberal arts academies. By engaging a well-rounded program in a vibrant school culture, our students are prepared for success in college, leadership in any field in which they choose to endeavor and a life filled with purpose. With a curriculum built upon a classical liberal arts tradition and a revolutionary approach to school itself, Great Hearts cultivates the hearts and minds of students in the pursuit of Truth, Goodness and Beauty.

Each student will be provided with a durable foundation in reading, writing, arithmetic, geometry, science, literature and history. In addition, our curriculum includes Spanish, fine arts and P.E.

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Pick-Up Schedule

Please strictly follow the release times given for your grade-level:
2:55 pm           K-2 (without siblings)
3:15 pm           3-5 (and siblings from K-2)

  • Do not enter the car line early for 2nd pick-up; you will be asked to circle.
  • Plan to come later (after 3:20 pm) rather than earlier; this will help with the congestion.

Campus Traffic Flow

Please watch the video to visualize the traffic flow.
You may also refer to the maps: ACS Car Line        SPA Car Line       Pedestrian Map

  • Please use the car line to drop-off and pick-up. Your yellow placard should be clearly displayed on the driver’s side to pick up your student(s).
  • Families choosing to use the walk-up option park in the school’s parking lot only. Please bring your yellow placard for identification.
    • Do not park on North 94th Street
    • Do not park in local businesses
    • Use designated crosswalks

Obey all traffic laws in and around the campus!

Early Release Pick-Up Schedule

Please strictly follow the times given for your grade-level:
11:45 am           K-2 (without siblings)
12:05 pm           3-5 (and siblings from K-2)

If you have students at SPA who walk over, they will not arrive at ACS until 12:25 pm.
If you have older students (3-5 or SPA) do not enter the traffic line until 12:05 pm.