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Purchasing Classroom Manipulatives

Ordering Process - February 2, 2021

Purchasing Classroom Manipulatives

(Math, Language Arts, Arts & Crafts, Early Learning, and Family & Consumer Sciences)

Quote and PO Instructions:

A quote must be received from the vendor prior to placing the order, to ensure APS receives the contracted pricing. When requesting a quote, provide the following information to the vendor:

  1. Contract with “Albuquerque Public Schools”
  2. The APS Site’s “Ship To” address (your location)
  3. APS Bid 17-073KN-AM Classroom Manipulatives
  4. APS Price Agreement number (see list above)
  5. List of items to be quoted
  6. Your contact information in case the vendor has a question regarding your request
Awarded Vendors thru August 27, 2025
Vendor NameSubjectVendor No.PA No.Contact Information
ACE Educational Math, Language Arts, Arts & Crafts, Early Learning, FCS 23961 14831 John Trujillo
(800) 432-0213
Acorn Naturalists Arts & Crafts, Early Learning, FCS 14832 Mika Stonehawk
(800) 422-8886 x213
Adventures in Learning New Mexico Math, Language Arts, Arts & Crafts, Early Learning, FCS 10063 14833 Lenette Gonzales-Castillo
(505) 877-8811
Blick Art Materials Arts & Crafts 10749 14834 Cindy Howard
(800) 704-7744
Brewer Educational Resources Math, Language Arts, Arts & Crafts, Early Learning, FCS 14835 Melissa Brewer
(972) 400-1663
Classroom Library Math, Language Arts, Early Learning, FCS 14836 Ben Conn
(888) 318-2665
Discount School Supply Math, Language Arts, Arts & Crafts, Early Learning, FCS 10764 14837 Stacy Rains
(888) 318-2665
EAI Education Math, Language Arts, Arts & Crafts, Early Learning 10798 14838 Barbra Tuzzeo
(800) 700-8010
ETA Hand2Mind Math, Language Arts, Arts & Crafts, Early Learning 10885 14839 Chris Truby
(847) 990-3350
Health Edco FCS 11150 14840 Tina Norwood
(800) 299-3366
Innovative Learning Concepts Math 11251 14841 Michael Soria
(800) 888-9191
Kaplan Early Learning Co. Math, Language Arts, Arts & Crafts, Early Learning, FCS 13572 14842 Mills Snowden
(303) 332-2012
Kits for Kidz Math, Language Arts, Arts & Crafts, Early Learning, FCS 39741 14842 Gina Oakes
(800) 975-5487 x288
Lakeshore Learning Materials Math, Language Arts, Arts & Crafts, Early Learning, FCS 11401 14844 Luis Quinones
(505) 313-9656
Maxi Aids Math, Language Arts, Arts & Crafts, Early Learning, FCS 14845 Angela Giglio
(800) 522-6294
Nasco Math, Language Arts, Arts & Crafts, Early Learning, FCS 19037 14846 Tosha Simao
(800) 558-9595
National Educational Systems Math, Language Arts, Arts & Crafts, Early Learning, FCS 18906 14847 Armida Trejo
(800) 231-4380
National School Products Math, Language Arts, Arts & Crafts, Early Learning, FCS 11741 14848 Amy Eakins
(800) 627-9393
Oriental Trading Co. (Fun Express) Math, Language Arts, Arts & Crafts, Early Learning, FCS 11914 14849 Customer Service
(800) 875-8494
S&S Worldwide Math, Language Arts, Arts & Crafts, Early Learning, FCS 12259 14850 Keith A. Snow
(800) 642-7354
Scholastic Language Arts, Early Learning, FCS 12310 14851 Representative
(800) 742-2222
School Specialty Math, Language Arts, Arts & Crafts, Early Learning, FCS 12321 14852 Patsy Stephens
(505) 639-9668
Splash! Publications Math, Language Arts, Early Learning, FCS 23315 14853 Amy Headley
(623) 651-2010
Triarco Arts & Crafts Inc. Arts & Crafts 12646 14855 D. Adair
(800) 328-3360 x109

The following information must be entered on the requisition in the “Comments to Print on Purchase Orders” section of the Header when using the APS Bid:

  • PA #XXXXX
  • BID #17-073FN-AM
  • Science Supplies & Equipment
  • Term: Aug. 28, 2017 - Aug. 27, 2025
  • Board Approved: Aug. 28, 2011
  • Quote #:

Reliable Vendors with Outside Contracts

Vendors with Outside Contracts
Vendor NameContact Information
Constructive Play Things Vickey Cass
(800) 448-5543
Demco Amy Terbilcox
(866) 558-9068
Educational Products, Inc (EPI) Marta Savin
(832) 327-6306
Really Good Stuff Claudia Fellini
(800) 366-1920
Social Studies School Services Araceli Ibarra
(800) 421-4246
Zaner-Bloser Carol Davis
(800) 421-3018

The following information must be entered on the requisition in the “Comments to Print on Purchase Orders” section of the Header when using the APS Bid:

  • Relying on Buyboard
  • Contract No. 573-18
  • Instructional Materials, Classroom / Teaching Supplies, and Equipment
  • Term: Nov. 1, 2018 - Oct. 31, 2021
  • Board Approved: Aug. 28, 2011
  • Quote #: