The Academic Plan
APS Vision and Mission
Achievement of Academic Excellence
"When we transform the lives of our children, we all become the beneficiaries..."
The academic vision of Albuquerque Public Schools is to serve and invest in our future citizens, community, and tomorrow’s leaders by educating and promoting our children using the fundamental principles of equity and equality.
The mission of APS’ Academic Department is to provide the best educational services possible for all children. We strive to offer all of our children equal access to a successful learning experience with the goal of producing life-long learners. On a daily basis, we focus on providing the tools needed for children to be prepared for college or a career path.
WE ENVISION THAT:
Every Child Graduates College and Career Ready with These 21st Century Skills
- Critical Thinking and Problem Solving
- Collaboration and Teamwork
- Effective Oral and Written Communication
- Ability to Access and Analyze Information
- Creativity and Imagination
The Goal of the Academic Plan
Albuquerque Public Schools will implement an academic plan aimed at improving achievement for all children with an intense focus on closing the achievement gap.