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We Love Our Volunteers!

Posted April 17, 2018 - During National Volunteer Week we want to thank our 15,000+ volunteers who give of their time and wisdom to help our students, teachers and schools.

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2nd Annual Focus on Child Well-Being

Posted April 4, 2018 - Childhood Adversity: How to recognize it, What to do about it

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The Albuquerque Youth Symphony Program and APS: Partners for Life

Posted April 3, 2018 - Auditions for the 2018-19 Season are May 1-18.

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We Are APS

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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Support the APS Community

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.

icon_orange_parents  Volunteer

Volunteer with APS and make a difference.

orange_house  The APS Community Clothing Bank

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

icon_orange_child  Student, Family, and Community Supports

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

icon_orange_calender  Facilities Rentals

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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Crisis Team Assists in Times of Tragedy
The group of highly trained APS counselors is ready to provide support, information and resources for students, staff and families in crisis.
Student of the Week Dawn Albert
Senior at Eldorado High School
Student of the Week Jonah Reyes Beegly
4th Grader at North Star Elementary
Student of the Week Lily Duryea
Third grader at San Antonito Elementary School
We Love Our Volunteers!
During National Volunteer Week we want to thank our 15,000+ volunteers who give of their time and wisdom to help our students, teachers and schools.