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Student of the Week: Evelyn Hostutler

Congratulations to Evelyn Hostutler, a third grader at Ventana Ranch Elementary School, for being named the Student of the Week by the New Mexico Educators Federal Credit Union and the APS Education Foundation!

Posted April 22, 2014

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Madison MS Busy with Project-Based Learning Projects That Include Parents and Community

Students have had a busy spring planning and implementing a variety of projects and programs bringing real world application to academic learning. Eighth Grade Social Studies students have been researching and sewing freedom quilts, 7th and 8th graders worked on committees for the Neverland Café, and art students cast clay totems and worked on a mosaic project.

Posted April 16, 2014

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Spring into Foundation Fun

Support students and teachers through the APS Education Foundation this spring and have a lot of fun while you’re at it.

Posted April 15, 2014

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Student of the Week: Lindsey Parcell

Congratulations to Lindsey Parcell, an eighth grader at Eisenhower Middle School, for being named the Student of the Week by the New Mexico Educators Federal Credit Union and the APS Education Foundation!

Posted April 15, 2014

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Student of the Week: Michelle Gonzalez

Congratulations to Michelle Gonzalez, an eleventh grader at School on Wheels High School, for being named the Student of the Week by the New Mexico Educators Federal Credit Union and the APS Education Foundation!

Posted April 3, 2014

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Student of the Week: Angelica Macias

Congratulations to Angelica Macias, a fifth grader at Susie Rayos Marmon Elementary School, for being named the Student of the Week by the New Mexico Educators Federal Credit Union and the APS Education Foundation!

Posted April 1, 2014

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APS Day At Hinkle Family Fun Center

Start your Spring Break, on Monday, April 14, at Hinkle Family Fun Center and help support the APS Education Foundation.

Posted March 31, 2014

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Rent a Tux for Prom, Help Teachers & Students

For the fifth consecutive year, Suits Unlimited is donating $10 from every tuxedo rental for prom to the APS Education Foundation through Tuxes 4 Teachers.

Posted March 26, 2014

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You Shop, Amazon Gives

You can support the APS Education Foundation by making purchases through AmazonSmile.

Posted March 26, 2014

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TriCore Reference Labs Offer STEM Enhancement through Classroom Presentations

Sandia HS Anatomy and Physiology 11th and 12th graders in Stacey Greth’s class listened in rapt attention to TriCore Education Coordinator and Medical Laboratory Scientist Sharon Whetten speak about career opportunities and the importance of educational choices, as well as information about different departments within the organization.

Posted March 26, 2014

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Selfless Seniors Recognized at Ceremony Thursday

The 27 high school students will be celebrated for giving back to their community during a ceremony at 3:30 p.m. March 27 at La Cueva High School.

Posted March 25, 2014

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Student of the Week: Isabelle Mullan

Congratulations to Isabelle Mullan, a fifth grader at Alameda Elementary School, for being named the Student of the Week by the New Mexico Educators Federal Credit Union and the APS Education Foundation!

Posted March 25, 2014

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Student of the Week: Octavio Guerra

Congratulations to Octavio Guerra, an eighth grader at Ernie Pyle Middle School, for being named the Student of the Week by the New Mexico Educators Federal Credit Union and the APS Education Foundation!

Posted March 18, 2014

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Taft Students Use Technology to Explore Science

Their science teacher, Gary Bodman, is this month's TIG/APS Education Foundation Innovation Award winner.

Posted March 13, 2014

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Student of the Week: Danielle Ripley

Congratulations to Danielle Ripley, a twelfth grader at Del Norte High School, for being named the Student of the Week by the New Mexico Educators Federal Credit Union and the APS Education Foundation!

Posted March 11, 2014

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Student of the Week: Kimberly Gonzalez

Congratulations to Kimberly Gonzalez, a third grader at Eugene Field Elementary School, for being named the Student of the Week by the New Mexico Educators Federal Credit Union and the APS Education Foundation!

Posted March 4, 2014

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March 7 Deadline Approaches for Horizon Awards Application

Writing tips are available for teachers wishing to submit an application for the $1,500-$5,000 awards in the areas of fine arts, literacy, high school and middle school activities and STEM.

Posted February 27, 2014

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Student of the Week: Belle Davis

Congratulations to Belle Davis, a third grader at Kirtland Elementary School, for being named the Student of the Week by the New Mexico Educators Federal Credit Union and the APS Education Foundation!

Posted February 25, 2014

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Just a Few Weeks Left to Submit Horizon Awards Application

The deadline is Friday, March 7 for the awards that provide $1,500 to $5,000 for projects that support fine arts, literacy, middle and high school activities and STEM.

Posted February 20, 2014

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Honored Teacher Counts Students as His Blessings

Lt. Col. Gary R. Gomez, JROTC teacher at Albuquerque High, is the Pepsi/APS Education Foundation Teacher of the Month.

Posted February 18, 2014

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Student of the Week: Sophia Jaramillo

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

Posted February 18, 2014

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Nearly Half a Million Dollars Has Gone into Classrooms via Horizon Awards

Applications for the latest round of Horizon Awards sponsored by the APS Education Foundation are now available. Deadline is March 7.

Posted February 13, 2014

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"Funny, Smart, Nice" Teacher Honored

Brenda Schneider, a second grade teacher at Painted Sky Elementary School, is the Pepsi/APS Education Foundation Teacher of the Month.

Posted February 13, 2014

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Show Teachers a Little Love This Valentine's Day

Help teachers raise money for their classrooms through SupportAPS.org.

Posted February 11, 2014

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Student of the Week: Tyler Morris

Congratulations to Tyler Morris, a senior at La Cueva High School, for being named the Student of the Week by the New Mexico Educators Federal Credit Union and the APS Education Foundation!

Posted February 11, 2014

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Teachers Can Now Apply for Horizon Awards

The application deadline for the awards sponsored by the APS Education Foundation is Friday, March 7.

Posted February 6, 2014

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Student of the Week: Liani Perez

Congratulations to Liani Perez, a fifth grader at Wherry Elementary School, for being named the Student of the Week by the New Mexico Educators Federal Credit Union and the APS Education Foundation!

Posted January 31, 2014

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Use Your Smith's Rewards Card to Help APS Students, Teachers

You can now designate the APS Education Foundation as the recipient of donations through Smith's Earn & Learn rewards program.

Posted January 28, 2014

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Buy 'Wicked' Tickets through APS, Help our Kids

The APS Education Foundation is making it possible for our employees and families to purchase tickets for the New Mexico debut of the fabulous Broadway musical.

Posted January 28, 2014

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Student of the Week: Madison Diethorn

Congratulations to Madison Diethorn, a senior at Freedom High School, for being named the Student of the Week by the New Mexico Educators Federal Credit Union and the APS Education Foundation!

Posted January 28, 2014

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