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Grants for Innovative School Projects

The Guhl Awards will go to innovative literacy projects in elementary schools; the Success Awards promote large-scale learning.

Posted August 11, 2015

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Popular Weatherman to Emcee A is for Art! in November

Channel 13's Mark Ronchetti has agreed once again to host the annual art auction and gala benefiting APS students.

Posted June 22, 2015

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Foundation Funds Mid-School Projects

Students at Grant, Kennedy, Tony Hillerman and John Adams will benefit from large-scale projects aimed at keeping students engaged and productive.

Posted June 5, 2015

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Highland DECA Teacher Goes Paperless

Debi Cline is this school year's final TIG/APS Education Foundation Innovation award winner.

Posted May 19, 2015

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Student of the Week Ben Willhite, Double Eagle Elementary

Student of the week for May 12

Posted May 12, 2015

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Bruce Atencio, Heather Montoya Promote Lifelong Fitness at 7 Bar

The two PE teachers are the final Pepsi/APS Education Foundation Teachers of the Month for 2014-15.

Posted May 7, 2015

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Student of the Week Andrew Lovato, Washington Mid-School

Student of the Week for May 5, 2015

Posted May 5, 2015

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Teacher Values Technology as Powerful Learning Tool

Randy Martin, eighth grade social studies teacher at Desert Ridge Mid School, is this month's TIG/APS Education Foundation Innovation Award winner.

Posted May 5, 2015

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Long-Time Japanese Language Teacher Recognized

Chiharu Weisgerber of the Career Enrichment Center has been honored as a Pepsi/APS Education Foundation Teacher of the Month.

Posted May 5, 2015

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Teacher Grows Music Program at Truman

Band and orchestra teacher Melissa Lane is this month's Pepsi/APS Education Foundation Teacher of the Month.

Posted April 28, 2015

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Student of the Week Evan Perine, Sombra del Monte Elementary

Student of the week for April 28, 2015

Posted April 28, 2015

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Student of the Week Madaline Nguyen-Pham, Acoma Elementary

Student of the Week for April 21, 2015

Posted April 21, 2015

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Intel Supports APS Students, Teachers

$30,000 given to the APS Education Foundation's Horizon Campaign

Posted April 21, 2015

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iTZ About The Music Event

iT'Z is hosting a fundraising day for the APS Education Foundation on April 26 with proceeds going to support music education.

Posted April 21, 2015

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Student of the Week Anthony Valencia, Alameda Elementary

Student of the Week for April 14

Posted April 14, 2015

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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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Student of the Week Libni Perez
A senior at College and Career High School.
Meet the Class of 2018 Selfless Seniors
For a decade now, the APS Education Foundation has been recognizing high school seniors who selflessly give back to their communities.
Student of the Week Gia Sierra
2nd grader at Alvarado Elementary School
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