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Executive Women International Partners with Hodgin ES to Support Literacy

Executive Women International, an APS Education Foundation Join-a-School partner to Hodgin ES, planned and implemented a Reading Rally for all second graders to inspire a love of reading. Books and prizes for winning writers were handed out at the event.

Posted February 29, 2012

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Rent a Tux for Prom, Help APS Teachers, Students

Two Albuquerque tuxedo rental shops give back to the APS Education Foundation during prom season.

Posted February 28, 2012

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Student of the Week: Jazmine Caballeros

Congratulations to Jazmine Caballeros, 8th grader at Hayes 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 24, 2012

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Horizon Awards Deadline is Friday, March 2

Educators and schools are encouraged to apply for grants that will pay up to $5,000 for literacy, fine arts, extracurricular activities and science/technology/engineering and math.

Posted February 23, 2012

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APS Education Foundation Recognized in National Study

District fund raising arm receives #8 ranking

Posted February 23, 2012

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Student of the Week: Jai Bhullar

Congratulations to Jai Bhullar, 4th grader at Petroglyph 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 17, 2012

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Student of the Week: Cassandra Jaramillo

Congratulations to Cassandra Jaramillo, a 2nd grader at Los Ranchos 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 9, 2012

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Horizon Campaign Gets $9,000 from Lovelace, Bank of Albuquerque

Local businesses recognized this week by Board of Education for supporting APS teachers and students.

Posted February 2, 2012

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Student of the Week: Sydney Bardouche

Congratulations to Sydney Bardouche, a senior at Manzano 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 2, 2012

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Holman's President and Wife Donate iPads to Los Ranchos ES

Tony Trujillo, President of Holman's Inc., and his wife Ann recently donated 10 iPads to the Autism Specific Program at Los Ranchos ES.

Posted January 31, 2012

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Student of the Week: Riley Burns

Congratulations to Riley Burns, 3rd grader at Dennis Chavez 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 26, 2012

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Student of the Week: Uriah Martinez

Congratulations to Uriah Martinez, 5th grader at Lavaland 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 18, 2012

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Special Offer for Lion King Tickets Ends Soon

Time is running out on the APS Education Foundation’s special offer of tickets for the Oct. 11 performance of Disney’s “The Lion King.”

Posted January 17, 2012

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Scooter Basketball Rocks at Wherry ES

Wherry ES students are getting fit and learning the rudiments of basketball at the same time they are having a lot of fun, thanks to innovative PE Coach David Fietek.

Posted January 12, 2012

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Student of the Week: Kassidy Steckbeck

Congratulations to Kassidy Steckbeck, 8th grader at LBJ Middle School, for being named the Student of the Week by the New Mexico Educators Federal Credit Union and the APS Education Foundation.

Posted January 11, 2012

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Standing Ovation Humbles Del Norte Teacher

Teacher of the Month Judie Dwyer attributes her success to fellow Knights.

Posted January 9, 2012

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Student of the Week: Allen Hewson

Congratulations to Allen Hewson, 5th grader at Georgia O'Keeffe Elementary, for being named the Student of the Week by the New Mexico Educators Federal Credit Union and the APS Education Foundation.

Posted December 16, 2011

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Last-Minute Gift Ideas from the APS Education Foundation

Lion King tickets and landscape photography make great presents and help our kids

Posted December 14, 2011

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"Lion King" Tickets Going Fast

Early bird tickets for APS parents, teachers, administrators and students are on sale now.

Posted December 12, 2011

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Washington Educator Teaches History While Making His Own

Robert Sanchez Named Teacher of the Month

Posted December 12, 2011

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Student of the Week: Saul Esquibel

Congratulations to Saul Esquibel, 5th grader at Mary Ann Binford Elementary, for being named the Student of the Week by the New Mexico Educators Federal Credit Union and the APS Education Foundation.

Posted December 12, 2011

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FBI Partnership with DNHS Continues to Flourish

The Albuquerque Federal Bureau of Investigation has partnered with Del Norte HS for over seven years.

Posted December 7, 2011

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Business and Community Members Enjoy Roosevelt Career Fair

Roosevelt MS held a Career Fair on Tuesday, November 22.

Posted December 7, 2011

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APS Family Can Purchase “The Lion King” Tickets Before General Public

Part of the proceeds from early ticket sales will benefit the APS Education Foundation

Posted December 5, 2011

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Student of the Week: Abby Spinelli

Congratulations to Abby Spinelli, 8th grader at Madison Middle School, for being named the Student of the Week by the New Mexico Educators Federal Credit Union and the APS Education Foundation.

Posted December 2, 2011

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Foundation Benefits from Sale of Landscape Prints by Award-Winning Photographer Dan Caldemeyer

Red Tuesday Sale from noon-5 p.m. today at City Centre; Online sales begin the week of December 4 at www.apseducationfoundation.org

Posted November 29, 2011

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Student of the Week: Clayton Kempski

Congratulations to Clayton Kempski, a 4th grader at Corrales Elementary, for being named the Student of the Week by the New Mexico Educators Federal Credit Union and the APS Education Foundation.

Posted November 28, 2011

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Student of the Week: Sheneille Wilson

Congratulations to Sheneille Wilson, a senior at Albuquerque High School, for being named the Student of the Week by the New Mexico Educators Federal Credit Union and the APS Education Foundation.

Posted November 15, 2011

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APS Education Foundation Announces 2012 Selfless Seniors

27 High School Students Recognized for Giving Back to Society

Posted November 14, 2011

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Student of the Week: Araceli Casas

Congratulations to Araceli Casas, a 5th grader at Reginald F. Chavez Elementary, for being named the Student of the Week by the New Mexico Educators Federal Credit Union and the APS Education Foundation.

Posted November 9, 2011

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APS Education Foundation News
Student of the Week Fatima Muniz
6th grader at Hayes Middle School
Grant Provides Books for Students New to the Country
Highland High School is using a $25,000 Success Award from the APS Education Foundation to buy books for students just learning to read English.
Student of the Week Deion D’Arco
Senior at Albuquerque High School
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