You are here: Home Employees Retirements Retirement: Rose M. Montoya, occupational therapist and teacher at Apache Elementary
Posted January 6, 2012

Note: This news item is more than a year old. Browse for more current news.

Retirement: Rose M. Montoya, occupational therapist and teacher at Apache Elementary

Rose M. Montoya, an occupational therapist and teacher, will retire in January 2012.  She has been with APS since 1979, serving in more than 16 schools and centers in the district including a final stint at Apache Elementary.

Before going into education, Montoya served during the Vietnam War in the Army Medical Specialist Corp as an occupational therapist office. She worked at St. Joseph's and Presbyterian hospitals, home health care and long-term nursing homes. She also taught at New Futures Young Parent Center

Montoya is a master certified health care provider/home economist and community educator for primary and secondary grade levels. 

Her students and co-workers say that her heart radiates love and they will miss her caring touch. 

She will begin her retirement enjoying her grandchildren, restoring her health, and sharing her experiences with others.  You may reach her at  montoyafamily3@msn.com.

Filed under: employees
News
Thanks for Doing Something Great, Again!
Dozens of schools shared their acts of kindness during the holiday season through social media.
Online Transfer Requests for 2019-20 Available Jan. 1
Applications also available in person beginning Wednesday, Jan. 2, at the APS administration building.
Wishes for a Joyous Winter Break
A holiday message from Superintendent Raquel Reedy
APS Education Foundation Announces 2019 Selfless Seniors
Each year, the APS Education Foundation in partnership with Frank Frost Photography recognizes high school seniors who have selflessly given back to their schools and communities.
Special Olympics Unified Champion School Award
La Cueva High School was presented with the 2018 Special Olympics Unified Champion Award.