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Posted February 13, 2015

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Student of the Week Michael Whitford, Manzano Mesa

Sponsored by Nusenda Credit Union (formerly New Mexico Educators Federal Credit Union) and the APS Education Foundation.

Meet the APS Student of the Week
Michael is a dedicated, compassionate, and exceptional person and student. He always goes above and beyond school by helping out in Homework Diner, being apart of multiple clubs, and even being voted in as a student council member. Michael is a role model and someone that can be relied on at all times. His positive attitude is contagious and he makes each day brighter because of it.

Favorite subject?
Math and reading

Hobbies & activities:
Michael is actively involved in K-kids Student Council, is a mentor in the counseling group, is a member of the Junior Achievers Club at our school, is in the Gifted Program and volunteers at Homework Diner tutoring younger students.

You can almost always find him playing basketball at recess.

Outside of school Michael is involved in Boy Scouts, participates in his local church and enjoys spending time with his family.

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Contact Information

Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 25704 Albuquerque NM 87125-0704

Physical Address:
6400 Uptown Blvd. NE Suite 630 East Albuquerque 87110 Map

Phone: (505) 881-0841
Fax: (505) 872-8861

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