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2023 Secondary Summer School

2023 High School Summer School Credit Recovery is for currently enrolled 2022-2023 APS students in grades 9-12. Currently enrolled APS 8th graders going into 9th grade may only take PE. Incoming 9th graders must pay tuition.

Summer school registration is now open. Students must meet with their school counselor to get registered. 

2023 Summer School Sites

  • Atrisco Heritage Academy High School
  • Cibola High School
  • Highland High School
  • Sandia High School
  • New Futures High School
  • eCADEMY High School - virtual only

Semester Schedule

  • Session 1
    • June 1 - June 22
    • No school June 19
    • Monday through Friday
  • Session 2
    • June 23 - July 17
    • No school July 3 and 4
    • Monday through Friday

Daily Sessions

  • AM Session: 7:45 am - Noon
  • Grab and Go breakfast will be available
  • PM Session: 12:45 pm - 5:00 pm
  • Lunch will be provided

Summer School Site Administration

High School Summer Administration Teams
SchoolZonePrincipal TeamEmail
Atrisco Heritage Academy HS 2

Irene Cisneros

Kathryn Hammel

Gilber Leiva

Cibola HS

Pam Meyer

Chelsea Hay

Angela Reitmann

Highland HS 1

Jennifer Tooley

Angela Rodriguez

Sandia HS

Paul Burrows

Cory Donley

New Futures HS 2

Michelle Martinez


Erin Easley

Ron Worley

Rebekah Floryance

Additional Information

Course Offerings

APS students in grades 9-12:

  • May take high school core classes for credit recovery only, for a maximum of 2.0 credits. 
  • All classes are a maximum of 35 students and are on a first-come, first-serve basis. Register early with the home school site counselor.

Incoming APS Freshmen:

  • May only take PE for credit advancement. 
  • Must take Semester 1 and Semester 2 to meet the 1.0 PE requirement.
  • There is no PE courses available at Highland HS this summer 2022/2023.

Language and Cultural Equity:

  • Courses are at no cost for those who meet eligibility as determined by the home school site counselor.
  • The following classes will be offered and held at Atrisco Heritage Academy High School and Highland High School.
  • Questions regarding the following courses will need to be sent to
Atrisco Heritage Academy Classes Highland Classes
ELD 1/2 ELD 1/2
ELD 3/4 ELD 3/4
Bilingual Precalculus


Starting April 11, counselors will begin to register students at their home school sites. 

On May 25 Cibola High School will host a registration event

  • 1510 Ellison Drive NW Albuquerque, NM 87114
  • 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

On May 26 Atrisco Heritage Academy High School will host a registration event

  • 10800 Dennis Chavez Blvd SW Albuquerque, NM 87121
  • 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm in the counseling office

On May 26 Highland High School will host a registration event

  • 4700 Coal Avenue SE Albuquerque, NM 87108
  • 11:00 am - 2:00 pm in the counseling office

On May 30 and 31 students will have the opportunity to register at Berna Facio Professional Development Center. 

  • 3315 Louisiana Blvd NE, Albuquerque, NM 87110
  • Registration will be from 8 am - 4 pm

If students need to register for Session 2 of summer school after May 31, they will need to contact the summer school sites directly. 


  • Credit Recovery courses - No fee for the summer of 2022/2023  
  • Incoming Freshmen - PE advancement course fee is based on the Free/Reduced Lunch Plan
Tuition Per 0.5 PE Course
Participation in FRLPCost to Student
Non-FRLP Participant $250.00
Reduced Lunch $125.00
Free Lunch $62.50
Payment Options
WhereHow to PayPayment Method
SchoolPay Online Pay at SchoolPay Credit/Debit Only + SchoolPay convenience fee
SchoolPay Phone Call 1-833-731-2600 Credit/Debit Only + SchoolPay convenience fee
SchoolPay Email Email: Credit/Debit Only + SchoolPay convenience fee

Reduced Tuition

You may be eligible for reduced tuition. Apply to see if you qualify. Learn about FRLP.

Apply for Free & Reduced Lunch

Tuition Deadlines

If you register between the following dates, your due date is as follows:

  • April 11 through April 20, PE fees must be paid by April 21.
  • April 21 through May 4, PE fees must be paid by May 5. 
  • May 5 through May 18, PE fees must be paid by May 19.
  • May 19 through May 31, PE fees must be paid by June 1.

Students who register on June 1 or any time after must pay fees upon registration. 

If fees for PE have not been paid the student will be removed from the PE course and will need to register again. Unfortunately we cannot save spaces.



Refunds will be provided in the following cases:

  • The class is canceled due to low enrollment.
  • The student realizes they do not need the class.
  • The student has a documented emergency (must be approved by the Senior Director of Summer Learning:
    • Medical
    • Unplanned or unknown immediate family matter

Refunds will not be provided in the following cases:

  • The student is dropped due to non-attendance.
  • The student does not pass the class.

Process for Requesting a Refund

1. Email Senior Director of Summer Learning with documentation and explanation.

2. Response will be given within 1 week of request.

3. Request must be sent by the end of the session.

Ex. If your student participates during session 1 the request must be in by June 22. If your student participates during session 2 the request must be in by July 17.

Student Conduct and Expectations

All summer school students, parents, teachers, and administrators may refer to the 2022-2023 APS Handbook for Student Success for all student-related policies and guidelines:

Summer violations of the student handbook may result in dis-enrollment.

Attendance and Disenrollment

Students will earn credit for a course upon successful completion of assignments and earning a passing grade.

Documented Emergencies

Documented emergencies will be considered on a case by case basis, in collaboration with the Senior Director of Summer Learning and the site administrator. Documented emergencies include:

  • Medical
  • Unplanned or unknown immediate family matter

Disenrollment Due to Absences

The student will be dropped from the class at the end of the 8th hour of absence.

If a student was enrolled for both Session 1 and 2 but did not attend Session 1, the student will be disenrolled from both. If the student is wanting and/or needing to take session  2 classes, they must re-enroll in-person at the summer site. 

There are no refunds for attendance drops for freshmen PE.

Summer Graduation

2023 APS Summer Graduation will be Tuesday July 25th at Berna Facio Professional Development Center. The address is 3315 Louisiana Blvd NE Albuquerque, NM 87110. We will be holding four graduation ceremonies, one for each zone. Students must check -in an hour and a half before the actual ceremony time. The times are as follows:

  • Zone 4 - 9:00 AM Del Norte HS, Eldorado HS, Freedom HS, La Cueva HS, Nex+Gen Academy, Sandia HS
  • Zone 1 - 12:00 PM Albuquerque HS, Highland HS, Manzano HS
  • Zone 3 - 3:00 PM CEC/ECA, Cibola HS, eCademy HS, Valley HS, Volcano Vista HS
  • Zone 2 - 6:00 PM Atrisco Heritage Academy HS, College and Career HS, New Futures HS, Rio Grande HS, School on Wheels HS, West Mesa HS

All graduating seniors shall be required to wear a uniform graduation cap and gown. You can still purchase a cap and gown through Campus Specialties.

  • 1529 Eubank Blvd NE Suite B Albuquerque, NM 87112
  • 505-275-9357
  • Cost: $72:00

Dress Code:

  • Ladies may wear a nice dress or pants, comfortable dress shoes
  • Gentleman may wear dress shirt with collar, dress pants, dress shoes
  • No jeans, shorts, or flip flops
  • Cultural/religious dress may be worn underneath the cap and gown
  • A cultural/religious head covering may be worn by itself or underneath a graduation cap, no other head coverings are allowed.

Tickets or Wristbands:

This summer we are not requiring tickets or wristbands for graduates and their guests. At this time their is no limit to how many guests graduates are able to invite. This may change day of graduation if we get a large influx of guests. 

APS District Office Information

General Information Requests

For questions regarding the in-person summer school offerings contact .

For questions regarding online summer school contact eCademy at (505) 247-4209 or email

Summer School Questions During June and July

During summer school in June and July, please contact the Summer School Site Administrators directly for help with attendance and summer school-specific questions.