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Great Hearts Academies is a non-profit network of public charter schools dedicated to improving education in the Phoenix metropolitan area by developing excelling preparatory academies.  As such, Great Hearts is able to provide our families with a top-tier preparatory education in a fully public and tuition-free setting.


Online Application


 If you have a 2014-15 rollover application it may be necessary to reset your password. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause you. To see your rollover application, click on the link above.

To apply for the current school year or check your previous applications status click here!    

PLEASE NOTE: The 2014-15 enrollment system DOES NOT support mobile devices (iPads, iPhones, Droids). 

For best results, please use Firefox, Internet Explorer, or Google Chrome as your browser.

Enrollment Hotline (for technical issues): (602) 438-7045, extension #4
Enrollment Email Address: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it


Archway Classical Academy Trivium | East K - 5 

Archway Trivium | East  be located at 14140 W. McDowell Rd., as our Archway Trivium | West and Trivium Preparatory will relocate to Bullard Rd. and Palm Ln.


Great Hearts academies Archway Lincoln and Lincoln Prep  K - 9

Great Hearts South Chandler will open in a NEW campus near the San Tan 202, more location information to be announced. South Chandler will accept 2015-16 applications for grades K-9. South Chandler will expand by one grade level each year to eventually offer a full 6-12th grade program.


To receive announcements and enrollment information about our new Great Hearts academies please sign up on our interest list.  


Great Hearts Academies - School Contact Information:

Anthem Preparatory Academy


Archway Classical Academy | Anthem


Chandler Preparatory Academy


Archway Classical Academy | Chandler


Archway Classical Academy | Glendale


Glendale Preparatory Academy


Maryvale Preparatory Academy


Arete Preparatory Academy


North Phoenix Preparatory Academy


Archway Classical Academy | North Phoenix


Scottsdale Preparatory Academy


Archway Classical Academy | Scottsdale


Teleos Preparatory Academy


Trivium Preparatory Academy


Archway Classical Academy | Trivium


Veritas Preparatory Academy


Archway Classical Academy | Veritas


Archway Classical Academy | Arete 


Archway Classical Academy | Cicero


Cicero Preparatory Academy


Enrollment Information & Policies

Apply Now for 2015-16

We are still accepting applications for the 2014-15 school year, please visit the online application tab for the online application portal link. 

Applications received at this time for the 2014-15 school year are not eligible to enter the Open Enrollment lottery. Instead these applications are will line up behind processed Open Enrollment applications and applications received prior.

Enrollment Policies

(policies are subject to change)

Enrollment Priorities / Processes / Limitations
Some Great Hearts academies are receiving federal grant monies that are vital to a successful charter school launch. One stipulation of accepting such funds is that we must follow federal enrollment statutes and guidelines, which override any state-specific enrollment statutes. The priorities, processes and limitations outlined below are separated into two groups: schools receiving Federal grant funding and schools not receiving these funds (standard policies). Enrollment policies outlined for schools receiving these funds are in compliance with Federal charter school enrollment guidelines.

Standard Enrollment Policies and FAQs

Grant Recipient Enrollment Policies and FAQs

The academies currently receiving Federal grant funding are:
Archway Classical Academy- Cicero, Cicero Preparatory Academy, Archway Classical Academy – Arete, and Archway Classical Academy – Glendale.

Download the Transfer Request form

(Please note that the following schools cannot grant transfer requests due to federal enrollment guidelines: Archway Glendale, Archway Arete, Archway Cicero, Cicero Prep, South Chandler K-5, South Chandler 6-9, Goodyear K-5)

2015-16 school year Enrollment Timeline

(dates and events are tentative, and subject to change)

 Open Enrollment for the 2015-16 school year will begin on December 9th 2014*

Exact dates will be anounced to all interest lists and posted on all Great Hearts websites.

Please Note: Join our Interest List to ensure that you receive notifications about official Open Enrollment Dates.

October 1, 2014:
Waitlisted applicants eligible to roll 2014-15 applications over to 2015-16 school year waitlist are notified of eligibility and instructions. 2014-15 waitlisted applications must have been submitted before August 1st 2014 to be eligible for roll-over to the 2015-16 school year waitlist. Waitlisted applications for an Archway academy's "exit grade" are not eligible for rollover. An "exit grade" is the highest (graduating) grade level offered at an academy.

October 2014 (October 20th - November 7th):
Waitlisted Application Roll Over Period; Waitlisted applicants that are eligible to rollover to the 2015-16 school year waitlist will be able to elect to roll over to the 2015-16 school year waitlist. 

The roll over period will open Monday, October, 20th and close Friday, November, 7th. This is not a first-come, first-served process, so you may rollover your application at anytime within the above specified period.


December 9th, 2014 - January 2nd, 2015:
2015-16 school year Open Enrollment period for all Great Hearts Academies; Online application for 2015 - 2016 school year will be open. Applications submitted during this time are not first come first served, all open enrollment applications are included in the lottery. 

February 2015 (exact dates TBD):
Lotteries will be conducted for applications received during Open Enrollment Period for the 2015 - 2016 school year.
Lotteries will take place at the main Great Hearts office (3102 N. 56th St., Suite 300, Phoenix, AZ). Lotteries are open to the public, but applicants are not required or expected to attend.

Lottery results will be posted for applications received during Open Enrollment Period for the 2015 - 2016 school year. All applicants will receive Enrollment Status notification via email.

February 2015 (exact dates TBD):

Registration Packets for accepted students are due to schools. Schools will provide specific instructions for submitting completed packets.

March 2015 (exact dates TBD):

Re-Enrollment process begins for current students.

September 30, 2015:

Enrollment Timeline posted for 2016-17 Enrollment Season.

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