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Truman Middle School

Truman is a middle school serving grades 6–8 in Learning Zone 2.

Truman Middle School is the heart of the Westgate neighborhood, and is dedicated to diversity, differentiation, pure teaming, middle-level philosophy, and learning for all. Truman Middle School is where teaching and learning is data-driven and student-centered. We are one of the largest middle schools in the State of New Mexico, including a nationally recognized Dual Language program. We welcome you to Truman Middle School where “Dreams Grow!”

School Profile

Principal: Michele Torres
Phone: (505) 836-3030
Fax: (505) 836-7745

Physical Address:
9400 Benavides Road SW Albuquerque, NM 87121

School Details

School Type: Middle (6–8)
School Calendar: Traditional
Established: 1975
Enrollment: 1437
Location Code: 475

Leadership and Learning

Learning Zone 2
Assoc. Superintendent
Dr. Antonio Gonzales

Contact Us

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Person Title Phone
Michele Torres Principal (505) 836-3030 ext. 58108
Laura Chiang Assistant Principal (505) 836-3030 ext. 58105
M.Kathy Rodriguez Bookkeeper/Principal's Secretary (505) 836-3030 ext. 58106
Barbara Romero Attendance Clerk (505) 836-3030 ext. 58101
Sonja Chlapowski Dean of Students (505) 836-3030 ext. 58109
Steve Williams Nurse (505) 836-3030 ext. 58119
Althea Patterson-Jahn Special Education (505) 836-3030 ext. 58192
Gloria Gallegos Discipline Secretary (505) 836-3030 ext. 58100