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Superintendent Raquel Reedy

Raquel Reedy - Superintendent

Raquel Reedy is the superintendent for Albuquerque Public Schools. An educator for more than four decades, Reedy began her career as a teacher of the visually impaired in Boston in 1974. She started with APS in 1977 as a special education teacher at Atrisco Elementary.

After an eight-year stint as a personnel specialist in the APS Human Resources Department, Reedy served as principal at E.G. Ross and Mitchell elementary schools before being named associate superintendent for elementary education in 2007, supervising 45 elementary schools.

Reedy took over as acting superintendent in August 2015 and was named superintendent in April 2016.

She holds a master’s degree in education from Harvard University and a bachelor’s degree in elementary education from the University of Texas at Austin.

 


 

Thank Goodness for Spring Break

"I hope you find time to enjoy the sunshine, the spring blooms and the incomparable blue skies of New Mexico." -- Supt. Reedy

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Words Matter

"When it comes to our students, we need to think twice about what we say -- and post and tweet," Supt. Reedy wrote in her weekly message.

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Supt. Reedy Shares Her Story with Comcast

The superintendent talks about her career and the importance of special education.

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Fine Arts

In her weekly message, Supt. Reedy recognizes fine arts education.

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Dreams

In her weekly message to employees, Supt. Reedy talks about the dream wall at Kennedy MS and how it applies to all APS students.

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Spectrum of Learning

In her weekly message to employees, Supt. Reedy describes a program that connects high schoolers with neighboring elementary school students.

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Supt. Reedy Thanks Outgoing Board Members, Welcomes New Ones

In her weekly message to employees, Superintendent Raquel Reedy appreciates the dedication of past, current and future members of the APS Board of Education.

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Why We're Still Building Schools

Supt. Reedy explains why APS is breaking ground on new schools and renovating others during a budget crisis.

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The Numbers that Matter Most

In her weekly message to employees, Superintendent Reedy addresses the budget crisis.

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Five Priorities and Feeder School Communities

In her weekly message to employees, Superintendent Reedy outlines her plan for making APS into a premier district.

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Handle with Care

Supt. Reedy shares information on a program designed to assist students in crisis.

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School Delays and Closures

A message to employees from Superintendent Raquel Reedy

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APS Board of Education Extends Superintendent’s Contract

Raquel Reedy’s contract was extended a year to June 2019.

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District Faces Budget Cuts

In her weekly message to employees, Superintendent Reedy discusses how APS is addressing a decrease in state revenue.

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Supt. Reedy's Holiday Message to Employees

"I look forward to seeing you back in 2017, reinvigorated and ready to tackle the work that lies ahead."

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Supt. Reedy Recognizes School Nurses, Health Assistants

In her weekly message to employees, the superintendent thanks nurses for helping to keep students healthy.

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Superintendent addresses district grade

In her weekly message to employees, Supt. Reedy explains the district grade assigned by the state.

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Superintendent Counts Blessings This Holiday Season

Supt. reedy also encourages the APS community to take part in #Nov38 Do Something Great campaign celebrating acts of kindness.

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Special

Supt. Reedy recognizes those in the APS family who work with students with disabilities.

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Kindness

Supt. Reedy encourages the APS community to shake off the negative presidential campaign by joining the ABQKindness initiative.

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