American Heritage Academy is Now Enrolling Students for the Fall 2013 Semester!
Why Choose AHA?
There's a number of reasons to choose American Heritage Academy...
Earn College Credits before you graduate high school.
Take part in a patriotic, community based school environment.
Learn strong academic and leadership skills.
Small Class Sizes - no more than 22 students to any class!
Learn to Think and Dedicate Yourself to Serving Others.
Our Mission : "Building Tomorrow's Heroes Today"
We promote America’s founding principles through a classical liberal arts education fostering personal greatness, community service, strong academic and leadership skills, while reaffirming hope in a caring environment.
What’s So Special About American Heritage Academy
American Heritage Academy (AHA) is a non-profit 501-C-3 public charter school that was founded in 1995 by a group of “home-school” parents. It received its charter from the State of Arizona to educate students in traditional basics, with emphasis on the great role models of the past. Concerned about the lack of statesmen, conservation of America’s freedoms and classically trained leaders, AHA was formed to “build tomorrow’s heroes today.” Students come to have a knowledge of and respect for the ideals and values of the great men and women of history, particularly our founding fathers.
American Heritage Academy's Cottonwood campus serves K-12 and our Camp Verde campus serves K-8.
AHA is a Testing Site for PSAT, SAT and ACT
American Heritage Academy (AHA) is a testing center to its own students and is open to testing all home school students and other public school students who wish to do so. For more information visit American Heritage Academy's PSAT/NMSQT Website.
Posted On: 2016-06-16 11:46 AM
American Heritage Academy is planning to offer bus service to/from Rimrock and the Yavapai-Apache Nation (exact pickup spots are being discussed) as well as a school lunch program including free and reduced lunch to our families this year! Read more...
Posted On: 2016-05-16 04:30 PM
This is a special reminder that everyone should go out and vote on Prop 123 tomorrow, May 17th in the special election. Read the full article for more information on the proposition. Read more...
Posted On: 2016-05-05 09:22 AM
American Heritage Academy Cottonwood has been recognized as a BRONZE school in the National School Rankings done by US News and World Reports. This ranking is done through a comparison to over 21,000 schools nationwide. Read more...
Posted On: 2016-03-29 09:41 AM
This article will hope to give you all of the information you need on Arizona Proposition 123 up for vote in a special election this May 17. Prop 123 adds education funding to K-12 students and settles a lawsuit between the legislature and public schools. Read more...
Posted On: 2016-03-23 09:49 AM
You can now support our school by linking us to your Fry's Grocery Store card. Follow the steps outlined below to link your Fry's Card to us and a small percentage of your purchases will be donated to our school. Read more...
American Heritage Academy's "Giving Back" program continues the spirit of giving throughout the year. AHA students in Cottonwood donate an hour of class time each week to local nonprofit organizations including; Red Rock Rehab, The Central Arizona Food Bank, Buena Vista Bright Futures and The A.R.C. To graduate from AHA, each High School Senior is required to create and implement a local community service project that range from Adopting a Grandparent to Diaper Drives and other creative programs that help community members.
Posted on 02/08/2013 by DeeAnn Deaton
Mandy LaBrie, Staffing Director, and Kathy LaPort, Activities Director, at Red Rock Care and Rehab in Cottonwood said that AHA students visit with their senior residence, assist with social activities, birthday celebrations and other events.