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Albuquerque Public Schools is committed to helping students achieve academically, and that happens when they are comfortable and secure; when they have access to contemporary resources and tools; when they feel welcome and at home. 

Albuquerque taxpayers get this. Year after year, they agree to dedicate a small portion of their income to erecting new schools in growing neighborhoods and updating aging classrooms in more mature parts of town. 

Thanks to a community that has overwhelming voted in support of school improvements,  APS  has been able to dedicate millions of dollars to building

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  • inviting new schools
  • well-lit and spacious classrooms
  • nurturing kindergarten wings
  • state-of-the-art science labs
  • safe and fun playgrounds
  • art and music rooms
  • performing arts centers
  • athletic fields and stadiums
  • modernized cafeterias and kitchens
  • accommodating spaces for students with special needs.

The list goes on and on.

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APS also has used taxpayer-approved dollars to fund technology, the tools of a new generation that prepare students for the jobs of tomorrow.

In addition, taxpayers have helped us keep our students and staff safe and comfortable by providing funding to create secure, supportive learning environments.

On Feb. 2, 2016, the Albuquerque community voted in a school improvement election that allowed APS to continue building, renovating, updating, improving.

Proposed Projects

Albuquerque High Cluster

Atrisco Heritage Cluster

Cibola Cluster

Del Norte Cluster

Eldorado Cluster

Highland Cluster

La Cueva Cluster

Manzano Cluster

Rio Grande Cluster

Sandia Cluster

Valley Cluster

Volcano Vista Cluster

West Mesa Cluster

Charter School Projects 

School Improvements News

West Mesa's Major Makeover

The high school is getting nearly $19 million worth of work done just in time for its 50th birthday.

Posted November 19, 2015

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APS celebrates opening of new turf field at Ventana Ranch

Project also included paved walking area, shade cover

Posted November 18, 2015

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News
Blue Cross and Blue Shield of New Mexico Invests in Innovative APS STEM Programs
Story Time in the Park
Monday through Thursday, June 11-July 19, at 25 summer lunch meal sites in the City of Albuquerque and Bernalillo County. Lunch is served at all sites from 11 a.m.- 1 p.m. Monday through Friday.
APS is Hiring!
We have hundreds of openings for lots of different jobs. Apply online.
Budget Includes Money for Raises for First Time in Years
Teachers are expected to see an increase of at least 2.5 percent; other APS employees are expected to get a 2 percent raise.
Last Days of the 17-18 School Year
Honors and awards. Graduation and promotions. Field days and field trips.