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Celebration for Jefferson Mid-School Music Building

Posted April 21, 2017 - Students, families and community members applaud the new facilities and renovations.

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Literacy Mentoring Program Making a Difference

Posted April 11, 2017 - All second graders participating in the Manzano Mesa program are expected to be reading at or above grade level when they start the third grade.

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Meet Four People Who Deserve to be Honored

Posted April 10, 2017 - Educators Janet Kahn, Dale Kempter, John Milne and Janet Montoya Schoeppner will be honored at the Gold Bar Gala on April 21.

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Albuquerque Public Schools is an intricate part of the Central New Mexico community it serves. Its boundaries stretch over 1,200 square miles across the city of Albuquerque and to the Sandia Mountains to the east, the Sandia and Isleta Indian reservations to the north and south and beyond the volcano cliffs to the west.

More than 84,000 students are taught by 6,000 teachers in 142 schools. APS is among the largest urban school districts in the nation and is Albuquerque's number two job provider with 14,000 full and part-time employees.

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Our support for students and employees extends beyond the school day, and we depend on solid partnerships within the community to meet the needs of those we serve. We work closely with local and state government, public and private colleges, and countless businesses – big and small – to make Albuquerque a great place to grow up, learn and live.

Interested in helping out? There are lots of ways you can support us, whether it’s by volunteering in the classroom, donating new shoes and socks to the APS Community Clothing Bank or contributing to our non-profit APS Education Foundation. Your help is appreciated. After all, we’re all in this together.

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Helping students in need to get clothes, shoes, undergarments and
coats so they can focus on learning

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Provides programs, resources, and school-based services focused on
improving access, positive well-being, and support of our communities.

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Reserve a school classroom, gym, or cafeteria online.

icon_orange_bullhorn  Legislative Affairs

Get information on the legislative agenda and policies affecting education in New Mexico.

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Form Now Available for Preventative Health Exams
Wellness checkups need to be completed between Oct. 1, 2016, and Sept. 30, 2017 to keep insurance costs down.
Celebration for Jefferson Mid-School Music Building
Students, families and community members applaud the new facilities and renovations.
Errors and Omissions in Journal Editorial
On Thursday, April 20, the Albuquerque Journal ran an editorial about the APS budget and mid-school sports that we felt needed some correcting.
Summer Tech Camp is Just Around the Corner!
April 30 deadline to register for this authentic learning opportunity.
Student of the Week Charlotte Auh
8th grader at Lyndon B. Johnson Middle School