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Student of the Week: Hunter Havenor

Twelfth grade at Early College Academy

Posted December 2, 2014

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This Holiday Season, Don't Forget Our Neediest Kids

The APS Community Clothing Bank is taking monetary donations as well as new socks, undergarments and shoes so students can have the basic essentials.

Posted November 24, 2014

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Student of the Week: Rachel Lentz

Twelfth grade at Highland HS

Posted November 23, 2014

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Shoes on a Shoestring Sets Up Giving Tree for APS Students

The local business is partnering with the APS Education Foundation to meet increasing needs among underprivileged students.

Posted November 18, 2014

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Student of the Week: Ian Sanchez

Fifth grade at North Star Elementary School.

Posted November 18, 2014

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28 Unsung Students Named 2015 Selfless Seniors

The students who give of themselves without the expectation of recognition will get their moment in the spotlight during a ceremony in April.

Posted November 18, 2014

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Innovation Award Goes to Pair that Gives Back

Marvin Callahan and Karin Medina were recognized by TIG and the APS Education Foundation for starting up the Comanche Backpack Program that makes sure kids don’t go hungry over the weekend.

Posted November 13, 2014

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Student of the Week: Leslie Arellanes

Fifth grade at Armijo Elementary School.

Posted November 11, 2014

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Student of the Week: Janai Campos

12th Grade at Albuquerque High School

Posted November 4, 2014

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Achieve Awards Go to 13 Clubs & Activities

The money awarded by the APS Education Foundation goes to support middle and high school programs ranging from drama to science clubs to organizations that help students with disabilities.

Posted October 30, 2014

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Mitchell Reading Teacher Changes Lives

Alice Salzwedel is the Pepsi/APS Education Foundation Teacher of the Month.

Posted October 28, 2014

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Student of the Week: Kyle Barnes

5th Grade at Sierra Vista Elementary School

Posted October 28, 2014

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This Was Our Best Year Yet!

Thanks to all who participated in the fifth annual gala benefiting student artists, fine arts programs and the APS Education Foundation.

Posted October 22, 2014

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Student of the Week: Aidan Randel

7th Grade at Hoover Middle School

Posted October 21, 2014

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English Teacher Uses Gamut of Apps in Classroom

Twitter, Google, TurnItIn and more helped Rio Grande's Jessica Quintana earn this year's first Innovation Award from TIG and the APS Education Foundation.

Posted October 16, 2014

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Student of the Week: Asia Gutierrez

5th Grade at Lew Wallace Elementary School

Posted October 14, 2014

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Student of the Week: Alex Campbell

5th Grade at Tierra Antigua ES

Posted October 7, 2014

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Time for Teachers, Schools to Apply for Horizon Awards

The window for applying for the fall cycle of awards opens at 8 a.m. Friday, Oct. 3, and closes at 5 p.m. Oct. 31.

Posted October 2, 2014

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Student of the Week: Kaycee Hightower

12th grader at Cibola HS

Posted September 30, 2014

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A is for Art! Allows 2014 Rio Grad to Give Back

Shannon Jones will be among the artists featured in the fifth annual art auction and gala on Oct. 3.

Posted September 23, 2014

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Student of the Week: Gardenia Gomez

12th grader at Atrisco Heritage Academy HS

Posted September 23, 2014

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Student of the Week: Ramona Vigil

4th grader at Los Padillas ES

Posted September 16, 2014

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Student of the Week: Justin Flanagan

5th grader at McCollum Elementary

Posted September 9, 2014

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Pepsi, Foundation Honor Teachers for 5th Year

Inez PE Teacher Michael Anderson is the Teacher of the Month for September.

Posted September 9, 2014

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Student of the Week: Aleena Perez

Congratulations to Aleena Perez, a seventh grader at Harrison Middle School, for being named the Student of the Week by the New Mexico Educators Federal Credit Union and the APS Education Foundation!

Posted September 2, 2014

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Get Up to $2,500 for Financial Literacy

Wells Fargo Brighter Horizons grant deadline is Sept. 12.

Posted August 28, 2014

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Autism-Specific Classrooms Receive Big Donation

Holman's USA and its foundation donated iPads and equipment.

Posted August 26, 2014

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HB Construction Supports Broader Horizons

The firm built Sandia's new science/math building and library, which will be dedicated Thursday, Aug. 28

Posted August 26, 2014

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Student's Sunset Now a Poster Benefiting Fine Arts

The poster commemorating A is for Art! is on sale now.

Posted August 21, 2014

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Help Us Honor Innovation

Nominate a teacher for the monthly TIG/APS Education Foundation Innovation Award.

Posted August 20, 2014

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APS Education Foundation News
Hall of Honor Inductees Announced
Longtime teacher and administrator Mary Ann Anderson and former Deputy Chief Mark Shea will be recognized at the Gold Bar Gala on April 27.
Officers Elected & New Members Join Foundation Board
Thanks to four directors who are terming off after six years of service.
Nearly $100,000 Goes to Teachers through Horizon Awards
The annual awards sponsored by the APS Education Foundation go to innovative projects in fine arts, STEM and literacy.
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