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Spring Horizon Awards Go to Dozens of Teachers, Schools

Nearly $75,000 was awarded recently through the APS Education Foundation grant program.

Posted April 8, 2015

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Student of the Week Anessa Apodaca, Mountain View Elementary

Sponsored by Nusenda Credit Union and the APS Education Foundation.

Posted April 7, 2015

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Student of the Week Nolan Kuhn, James Monroe Mid-School

Sponsored by Nusenda Credit Union and the APS Education Foundation.

Posted April 7, 2015

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2015 Selfless Seniors Recognized

A ceremony celebrating the 28 high school standouts was held at Atrisco Heritage Academy on April 9.

Posted March 31, 2015

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Student of the Week Pilar Gleason, Zia Elementary

Sponsored by Nusenda Credit Union and the APS Education Foundation.

Posted March 24, 2015

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More than $30,000 in Achieve Awards Granted

The twice-a-year grant process specifically targets student activities or after-school groups at middle and high schools.

Posted March 18, 2015

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Fondue? Can Do! At the Melting Pot during Spring Break

The restaurant is donating 10% of proceeds to the APS Education Foundation Monday-Wednesday, March 30-April 1.

Posted March 17, 2015

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Spring Break Fun at Hinkle Family Fun Center

Start your spring break at Hinkle Family Fun Center on Monday, March 30, and support the APS Education Foundation.

Posted March 17, 2015

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Student of the Week Reina Garcia, New Futures

Sponsored by Nusenda Credit Union and the APS Education Foundation.

Posted March 17, 2015

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20-Year Veteran Teacher Embraces Technology

Shelly Robinson, a math teacher at School on Wheels, is this month's TIG/APS Education Foundation Innovation Award winner.

Posted March 16, 2015

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ECA Junior Named to Foundation Board of Directors

Ben Holubiak will join the board in June.

Posted March 10, 2015

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Teacher of Month Has Growing Passion for Education

Bernadine Chavez, a fourth grade teacher at Pajarito Elementary, was recently honored by Pepsi and the APS Education Foundation.

Posted March 10, 2015

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Student of the Week Jacque Irakoze, Alamosa Kindergartener

Sponsored by Nusenda Credit Union and the APS Education Foundation.

Posted March 10, 2015

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Student of the Week Ekasha Saroea, S.Y. Jackson kindergartener

Sponsored by Nusenda Credit Union and the APS Education Foundation.

Posted March 3, 2015

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Student of the Week Arianna Medina, Manzano sophomore

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

Posted February 19, 2015

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Business Community Pitches In on Fun Run

Sign up today for the Miles for Minds 5K run or 1K walk on March 22 that will help raise money for academic programs and the fight against childhood obesity.

Posted February 15, 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.

Posted February 13, 2015

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Teacher Cites Research for Reason to Use Technology

Erin Mayer, a fourth grade teacher at Eubank, is this month's TIG/APS Education Foundation Innovation Award winner. It's not too late to nominate the next winners.

Posted February 10, 2015

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Student of the Week: Lok Bir Chauhan

Eighth grader at Van Buren Middle School

Posted February 10, 2015

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For JDC Teacher, Each Day Is an 'Opening Act'

Rene Luna is the Pepsi/APS Education Foundation Teacher of the Month.

Posted February 5, 2015

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Student of the Week: Jillian Miller

Fifth grade at Eubank Academy of Fine Arts Elementary School.

Posted February 3, 2015

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Student of the Week: Alexa Garcia

Second grade at La Mesa ES.

Posted January 27, 2015

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Teachers Get LEGO Robotics Training

Robotics kits were purchased with funding from an APS Education Foundation Horizon Grant.

Posted January 22, 2015

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Foundation Board Elects New President

Jeff Lunsford takes the reigns of the 22-member board of directors.

Posted January 21, 2015

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Student of the Week: Meliana Gomez

Fifth grade at Adobe Acres ES

Posted January 20, 2015

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Student of the Week: Joseph Gabaldon

Fourth Grader from Painted Sky Elementary School

Posted January 13, 2015

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$15,000 Success Award Goes to Multi-School STEM Project

The APS Education Foundation also awards a $10,000 Success grant to Manzano for a math-based project.

Posted January 8, 2015

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Student of the Week: Noah Mikaelian

Student at APS Transition Services

Posted January 6, 2015

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SupportAPS.org Goes to the Next Level

The online fundraising tool is partnering with ClassWallet to help teachers raise money for classroom projects.

Posted December 18, 2014

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Sisters Pay Utility Bills for Two Kirtland ES Families

Linda K. Green and Judy Larson wanted to help families in need in memory of their mom.

Posted December 18, 2014

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APS Education Foundation News
Supt's Cup's a Smash Hit
The annual golf tournament sponsored by the APS Education Foundation raised a record $60,000 for our students, schools and teachers.
$50,000 Donation Supports Literacy and Community Mentoring Programs
The donation was made by Alliance Data to the APS Education Foundation to expand programs such as the one at Manzano Mesa Elementary.
APS Education Foundation Gives $20,000 to MS Sports
In all, the Foundation approved $43,000 in grants benefiting 8,000 APS students.
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