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Christmas at HCA!

December 3, 2018 // News & Events


Saturday, December 1 through December 8: HCA/Life Way Event
Wednesday, December 5: After School-Chick-Fil-A Leadership Academy to Northridge Care Facility
Thursday, December 6: 9:00-10:30 a.m.: Prospective Student All School Open House
Friday, December 7: Last day to turn in Operation Christmas Child Boxes
Monday, December 10: Middle & High School-Deck the Doors
Monday, December 10: Packing Day for Operation Christmas Child at warehouse
Wednesday, December 12: Last day to turn in Christmas with Dignity
Thursday, December 13: 6:30 p.m. MS/HS Music Concert-Tell The Story
Friday, December 14: 8th Grade Class Bake Sale-Benefiting Samaritans Purse
Monday, December 17-Friday, December 21:
All School Holiday Dress Up Days
Monday: Flannel Shirt Day
Tuesday: Hat and Scarf Day
Wednesday: Red and Green Day
Thursday: Ugly Sweater Day
Middle & High School: Christmas Party Attire
Preschool & Elementary School: Concert Attire
Friday, December 21st
8:00-8:40 a.m.: All School Encounter & Christmas Sing-Guest Speaker: Pastor Franz
1:00-1:45 p.m.: Preschool & Elementary School Program
1:45-2:30 p.m.: Preschool & Elementary School Classroom Open House
Saturday, December 22-Sunday, January 6: Christmas Break!
Monday, January 7: WELCOME BACK HCA!



Join Us December 1 – December 8 For
at LifeWay Christian Store
(Maple Grove)
This is a great opportunity to begin or complete your Christmas shopping!

HCA will earn % of sales back on every purchase made during this time
Look for HCA’s sign in the store window December 1 – December 8

Make sure to present HCA’s Handout at the register when checking out in order for HCA to get credit for the sale.




HCA Community Open House

Is your child “a number” in school, or is your child KNOWN as the one-of-a-kind miracle he or she was created to be? Come and SEE how Heritage Christian Academy actively seeks to know and equip every individual student according to a higher purpose.

Please Join Us!
December 6th
9:00 a.m.
Please R.S.V.P. to participate:



Friends, if you have the Next Door app or a neighborhood Facebook page, how about helping us promote our upcoming December 6th Open House?

“Ask me about Heritage Christian Academy! My child is a student there, and they have an Open House coming up December 6th, at 9:00 a.m.”




HCA’s 2018 Operation Christmas Child Collection Days are HERE!

The last day to bring in OCC Boxes is this Friday, December 7th. Please bring your packed labeled shoebox during those dates and help “fill the wall” outside the Main Office! Shoebox brochures will be distributed to each HCA Elementary student during Thanksgiving week. Labels and instructions will also be available in the HCA Main Office while supplies last!

Follow this link for more information.



Hospitality House Toy Drive

A sale that gives a hand-up to families in need from the entire metro area, by providing the opportunity to choose and buy gifts at about 10% cost.

Bring new toys or games for inner city children.
Drop off the gifts in the atrium by the stairs.
Drive ends Wednesday, December 12th!
Please help make this year’s Toy Drive an overwhelming success!





LOOKING FOR THE PERFECT CHRISTMAS PRESENT or maybe a little something for yourself? HCA Spiritwear will be available to purchase on December 13th & 14th outside the HCA main office.






Come celebrate the season at the Heritage Christian Academy middle & high school Christmas concert!












Band, Choir, Orchestra Concert

Thursday, December 13th
6:30 p.m.
Life Assembly Church
6900 W. Fish Lake Road
Maple Grove, MN 55311



Fine Arts Christmas Art Contest Winner
Congratulations to Leisan Yusupov (9th Grade) for being chosen as this year’s winner of the Fine Arts Christmas Art Contest. There were 15 participants this year, all who showed the story of Christ and His coming to earth through their expression of drawing and painting. Thank you for everyone who submitted a piece of art work! Leisan’s piece (above), Telling the Story, will be published on the posters and programs for this year’s Christmas Concert.




Samaritan’s Purse Bake Sale!

Friday, December 14th
Times: Before, After School & During HS/MS Lunch (until supplies run out!)
What: Yummy, Yummy Treats
Bring some cash, and enjoy some great treats!

This Bake Sale is sponsored by this year’s 8th grade class with proceeds benefiting Samaritan’s Purse. Through Samaritan’s Purse, last year’s 8th grade class were able to purchase a goat, help feed hungry children, help persecuted Christians, and purchase clean water filters. Your bake sale purchase can do a lot of good for a hurting world!

Please Note: Elementary students may purchase items before or after school when accompanied by a parent or older sibling.



Monday, December 17-Friday, December 21: All School Holiday Dress Up Days

Flannel Shirt Day

Hat and Scarf Day

Red and Green Day

Ugly Sweater Day

Middle & High School: Christmas Party Attire
Preschool & Elementary School: Concert Attire



Please join us Friday, December 21st for the Heritage Preschool & Elementary School Christmas Program & Open House

1:00-1:45 p.m.: Preschool & Elementary School Program
1:45-2:30 p.m.: Preschool & Elementary School Classroom Open House

Concert attire for ALL elementary students on December 21st!
Girls should wear skirts or dresses.
Boys should wear dress pants and nice shirts.



Come To The Manger

Please join us for the Elementary Christmas program celebrating our Savior’s birth.
Friday, December 21
1:00 p.m. in Bethlehem
(The gym)






Remember that Kids Connect will NOT be available after school on Friday, December 21st. PLEASE make sure your student(s) are picked up at the end of the school day.

Have a blessed and wonderful Christmas!



Find the perfect gifts this year with Scrip

Purchase gift cards, ecards, and reloadable gift cards at face value from HCA. Use the gift card rebates to reduce your tuition, support HCA or help a family in need.

Great Lakes Scrip offers over 300 cards, including grocery, department stores, gas stations, restaurants, hotels, home improvement and more. For more information go to shopwithscrip.com or heritageweb.org under students & alumni, or contact Julie Hirte by email at jhirte@heritagechristianacademymn.org or phone at 763-463-2225.




December 22-January 6
School Not In Session

School Resumes on Monday, January 7