Horizon Grant Supports the Family Literacy Inclusion Project at Corrales ES
Struggling readers and their families are receiving support through targeted activities and events planned to improve reading scores for students and involve families in the process. FLIP, as the program is affectionately known, has varied components to positively impact students and their reading skills. It was funded by Bank of Albuquerque through a Spring 2013 Horizon Grant written by Corrales ES librarian Josephine Darling.
E.G. Ross Elementary Library Wins Outstanding Library Award
Josh Benjamin, Librarian at E.G. Ross Elementary, is the recipient of the Outstanding Elementary School Library award.
Eldorado High School Librarian wins award.
Heather Dahl, Eldorado High School Librarian, is the recipient of the New Mexico Library Leadership Award.
Superintendent Appreciates Students
Winston Brooks wrote open letters of appreciation and encouragement to APS students in his monthly column that ran in the March 11 Albuquerque Journal.
Washington Filmkids Post Captivating Videos about Middle School Life
The students in Dominic Pettine's film classes are telling their stories while crossing the digital divide.
March Testing Gives Way to Spring Break in April
We pushed spring break back a month to April 14-18 to accommodate state testing.