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News from the APS Board of Education.

 Come Meet Our Superintendent Finalists

Three public forums set for Tuesday.

Posted January 26, 2024

 Students to APS Board: Keep the Cheese Balls Coming, but Push Students to Challenge Themselves

Halfway through the school year, students and teachers offer their take on efforts to improve student outcomes.

Posted January 9, 2024

 Events Planned to Introduce Finalists to Community

APS Board members still whittling down applicant pool.

Posted January 9, 2024

 Search for Superintendent Begins

Board to meet with search firm on Oct. 18 to discuss first phase.

Posted October 11, 2023

 APS Board Selects Superintendent Semi-Finalists

The board will interview the four semi-finalists virtually on January 16 to determine who moves on as finalists before public forums.

Posted January 10, 2024

 There's Still Time to Weigh in on 2024-2025 Budget

APS officials discuss budget realities and encourage community members to take the budget survey.

Posted March 1, 2024

 Astorga, Tome-Warito, and Benavidez Elected to APS School Board, Mill Levy Passes

New board members take office on Jan. 1.

Posted November 7, 2023

 Orientation Session for Prospective School Board Candidates Set for Aug. 9

Topics will include legal responsibilities, code of conduct.

Posted July 25, 2023

 Meet the APS Board Candidates

Candidate forum set for Sept. 25, Q&As available at

Posted September 12, 2023

 APS Board Welcomes Three New Members, Elects New President

Astorga, Tome-Warito, Benavidez sworn in; Gonzales elected president.

Posted January 3, 2024

 24 Apply for APS Superintendent Job

Board expects to choose a new leader for the district by the end of January.

Posted December 15, 2023

 Superintendent Finalists Field Questions From the Community

APS Board expected to pick district’s next leader on Wednesday.

Posted January 30, 2024

 Meet the Incoming Superintendent

An accomplished violinist, Dr. Gabriella Durán Blakey grew up in the Southeast Heights and has worked at Albuquerque Public Schools for more than 20 years.

Posted February 6, 2024

 Two Finalists Vying for Superintendent Post

A series of community forums and more in-depth interviews with the board are planned before a new superintendent is hired.

Posted January 16, 2024

 APS Board Selects Dr. Gabriella Duran Blakey as Next Superintendent

Appointment follows nationwide search.

Posted February 5, 2024

 APS Board of Education Community Conversations

Charting a course toward better student outcomes.

Posted November 9, 2023

 APS Board Candidates Square Off During Forum

Recording of forum available on Board of Education’s YouTube page.

Posted September 25, 2023

 Submit Your Questions for Superintendent Finalists

Deadline is Jan. 26

Posted January 17, 2024

 APS Board Sets 2024 Meeting Dates, Committees

The Board of Education will continue to hold regular board meetings on the first and third Wednesday of the month.

Posted January 24, 2024

 APS Board Postpones Decision on New Superintendent

Board will reconvene on Monday.

Posted January 31, 2024