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New Mexico school shooting suspect questioned 11 months ago  Las Cruces Sun-News

Ever since my dad got a gun from his friend something tells me I should shoot up my school and I don't want to but I keep fighting it.”



NM coding students going to the Netherlands  KOB

Computer coding isn't something 16-year-old Mekhi Majedi ever thought he'd get into until he took a chance and went to a Cultivating Coders summer camp.



Student in Custody After Gunshot Fired in Albuquerque High School on Parkland Anniversary  TIME

Authorities were trying to determine a motive Thursday after a high school student fired a gunshot at a suburban Albuquerque high school.



Albuquerque High School 'adopts' elementary students for the holidays  KRQE News 13

It's a 50-year-old tradition that teachers, high school and elementary students look forward to every year. It's the day when young kids visit Albuquerque High and ...



Navajo Commission To Document Mistreatment of Native American Students  KUNM

The Navajo Nation Human Rights Commission will hold a series of public hearings throughout March to gather reports of mistreatment of Native American.



Cibola High teacher on leave for alleged "cultural" remark, hair cutting incident  KRQE News 13

An Albuquerque high school teacher has been placed on paid leave after being accused of making a “culturally insensitive” remark toward a student, then ...



Albuquerque High student with cerebral palsy makes history becoming homecoming princess  KOAT New Mexico

Natalia Glover made history Friday as school leaders at Albuquerque High School said she became the first-ever person with cerebral palsy who uses a ...



Face to Face with Tim McCorkle: He’s ‘old school’ with heart  Albuquerque Journal

Albuquerque High Principal Tim McCorkle is retiring after 39 years as an educator, including 11 years leading the Bulldogs. (Jim Thompson/Albuquerque ...



Rio Rancho teen planned to shoot ex-girlfriend at school, documents say  Las Cruces Sun-News

ALBUQUERQUE - A note found in a 16-year-old boy's pocket indicated that he had planned to kill his ex-girlfriend and others on Valentine's Day, when he fired ...



Schools: Teacher won't return after 'bloody Indian' comment  KRQE News 13

Officials say an English teacher at an Albuquerque high school will no longer work for the school district after she was accused of calling one Native American ...



Sandia HS baseball coach's legacy continues with memorial 5K  KRQE News 13

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) - An Albuquerque high school still isn't quite the same after its head baseball coach lost a battle with cancer two years ago.



AHS Hall of Fame to induct 4  Albuquerque Journal

The Albuquerque High School Athletics Hall of Fame will induct four new members at the school's Bulldog Breakfast of Champions on Sept. 15. They are: Robin ...



LAHS Choir In Concert With University Of Denver's Lamont Chorale At Smith Auditorium Saturday  Los Alamos Daily Post

Come hear Los Alamos High School's Schola Cantorum in concert with University of Denver's Lamont Chorale at 7:30 p.m., Saturday, Feb. 23, in the Duane ...



Jaguars cling to life with win over Albuquerque High  Santa Fe New Mexican

Capital is in a four-way tie for third with Santa Fe High, Albuquerque Rio Grande and Albuquerque Sandia and just two games behind Albuquerque Manzano for ...



UNM steps in to save Highland High School's homecoming dance  KRQE News 13

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) - An Albuquerque High School was about to cancel its fall homecoming dance because of delays on its gym renovation.



Selfless Seniors improve their communities  Albuquerque Journal

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — The APS Education Foundation has announced its 2019 Selfless Seniors, who will be honored during a banquet and with a special ...



Albuquerque family killed in crash in Mexico  KOB

A family from Albuquerque was killed in a crash while traveling to Mexico.



Albuquerque High School gets major makeover  KOB 4

Albuquerque High School, home to nearly 1900 students, is steeped in more than 138 years of rich history.



Signing day for New Mexico high schools is a busy one  KRQE News 13

From Rio Rancho to Albuquerque, high school student-athletes signed letters of intent Wednesday.



Staff to get say in principal hiring process after 17 years  Albuquerque Journal

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — It's been 17 years since the Albuquerque High School staff has had a say in who runs its school. That's because past superintendents ...



See how APS schools rank based on their ACT scores  Albuquerque Business First

How do APS high schools stack up when compared by their ACT scores?



No charges in brawl at Highland High  Albuquerque Journal

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Two parents who fought – with a gun and a bat – outside a Southeast Albuquerque high school last spring will face no charges in the ...



Albuquerque High valedictorian meets Taylor Swift  KRQE News 13

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) - A local student's dream is now a reality. Sami Raihane, the valedictorian of Albuquerque High School's class of 2018, and ...



Tom Hulsman a star in own right  Albuquerque Journal

One day last week, Journal photographer Roberto Rosales stopped by the sports desk to tell us he'd spotted Jim Hulsman, the legendary Albuquerque High ...



Albuquerque High takes unique approach to national walkout movement  KOAT Albuquerque

As soon as the clock struck 10 a.m. they lit a candle to represent a life lost. They lit another every minute for the next 16 minutes, to represent the 17 victi...



Teens with guns arrested at Albuquerque High  Albuquerque Journal

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Two Albuquerque High School students and one former student were arrested after Albuquerque Public Schools police searched their ...



Albuquerque High teacher under fire for comments about immigrants  KRQE News 13

An Albuquerque High School teacher got some heat from parents after sharing her personal thoughts on illegal immigrants on her Facebook page.



La Cueva HS receives national recognition from Special Olympics  KRQE News 13

An Albuquerque high school was recognized for raising awareness for people with disabilities.



High school says goodbye to long-time Albuquerque educator  KRQE News 13

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) - He's been walking the halls of New Mexico schools for nearly 40 years. Wednesday, he walked them for the last time. For many ...



Students arrested for having guns at Albuquerque High will stay in custody  KOAT Albuquerque

A juvenile court judge ruled that three teenagers charged with having guns at Albuquerque High School will remain in juvenile custody for now. Advertisement.



Prep wrestling: Cibola takes Joe Vivian title (w/prep results)  Albuquerque Journal

Here's something that hasn't been written in quite some time: The Cibola Cougar wrestlers won the Joe Vivian Classic. Sparked by individual champions Julius ...



APS: Albuquerque High student allegedly robbed at gunpoint  KRQE News 13

Albuquerque Public Schools sent a letter to parents after reports an Albuquerque High School student was robbed at gunpoint.



ABQ High celebrates its $14MIL makeover  Albuquerque Journal

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Albuquerque High School celebrated the grand opening of a new commons area, performance space, cafeteria and administrative ...



High school band praises local business for continued support  KRQE News 13

An Albuquerque High School band is praising the efforts of a local business they say has helped keep the band going.



Scholarships galore  Albuquerque Journal

The Albuquerque Community Foundation is again inviting high school and college students statewide to apply for up to $200,000 offered in 18 unique ...



Albuquerque High School senior's prized possession stolen  KRQE News 13

On Saturday night, thieves smashed in the windows of two cars in the South Valley. They made off with high school students' backpacks, homework and a prized ...



Valedictorian dedicates speech to Taylor Swift, hopes to meet her in Denver  KRQE News 13

The valedictorian of Albuquerque High School's class of 2018 will soon head off to a prestigious college, but before he goes he wants to thank the famous pop ...



Snow Cancels New Mexico High School's Return After Shooting  U.S. News & World Report

RIO RANCHO, N.M. (AP) — Students at a suburban Albuquerque high school are scheduled to return to class five days after a classmate opened fire on ...



Albuquerque high school offering college courses, to expand  KRQE News 13

Its students say it's a no-brainer. Yet, for many, combining college and high school can be a tough sell.



Girls face off, score in varsity football game  Albuquerque Journal

Stop us if you've heard this one before. Preferably, you're encouraged to tell us if you've heard this one before: Dueling female placekickers at a high school ...



Students rally for safe schools  Albuquerque Journal

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — New Mexico students take part in the nationwide movement.



Area players cherish 5A/6A All Star shootout  Farmington Daily Times

ALBUQUERQUE — Four area girls basketball players had just three days to build chemistry playing alongside each other, rather than against each other, ...



Prep soccer: Albuquerque High boys reign in Class 6A  Albuquerque Journal

SANTA ANA PUEBLO — By all rights, the kick, and the moment, should have belonged to Luca Seazzu. Instead, he ceded the stage to Carlos Gutierrez — who ...



Men face charges of dueling after fight  Albuquerque Journal

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Fistfight at school escalates into shooting.



Albuquerque High's deep bench proves too much for Demons  Santa Fe New Mexican

ALBUQUERQUE — There was something about taking on the “Amazon of Albuquerque soccer” that was so deflating for the Santa Fe High Demons on ...



Class of six to be inducted into NM Sports Hall of Fame  Albuquerque Journal

From the Llano Estacado, Valencia County and the Meadow City, with an overnight stay in Albuquerque, comes the New Mexico Sports Hall of Fame's 2018 ...



Old Route 66 motel seeks to become Albuquerque's next historic landmark  KRQE News 13

What does it take to become an Albuquerque historical landmark? There's only a handful of them, and now, a Route 66 motel is being considered for the shortlist ...



Historic Albuquerque high school gets makeover  KRQE News 13

One of the oldest high schools in Albuquerque is getting a new look.



Officials: Teacher fired after cutting Native student's hair  Santa Fe New Mexican

ALBUQUERQUE — Officials say an English teacher at an Albuquerque high school will no longer work for the school district after she was accused of calling ...



Albuquerque High students earn perfect scores on AP calculus exams  KOAT Albuquerque

Albuquerque High School calculus teacher Jimmy Phillips had a lot to be proud of when he received his students' perfect AP exam scores. He says the "drill and ...



Several arrests made for threats to New Mexico schools  KOB 4

These threats come more than one week after a gunman opened fire at a Florida high school and killed 17 people, sparking a new debate nationally over gun ...



Most APS traditional high schools see uptick in grad rates  Albuquerque Journal

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Valley High principal credits close monitoring of student progress for graduation rate success.



Former rep served Albuquerque in state House 40 years  Santa Fe New Mexican

Henry “Kiki” Saavedra, who represented an Albuquerque South Valley district in the New Mexico House of Representatives for nearly 40 years, is dead. He was ...



New Mexico Moves to Close Loophole on Gun Background Checks  U.S. News & World Report

SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — New Mexico Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham is urging the state Senate to act on a bill that would expand background checks to all private ...



Place for furloughed workers to stay busy  KOAT New Mexico

FatPipe is a coworking space inside the old Albuquerque High School. Small-business owners, people who work from home and entrepreneurs can go there to ...



March, sports, scholarships mark MLK holiday  Albuquerque Journal

After 28 years, the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Multicultural Council is taking a one-year hiatus from its annual MLK celebration and scholarships program to give ...



‘We must feel safe’: ABQ students join DC march  Albuquerque Journal

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Nob Hill group pays travel expenses for 4 high school pupils.



State wants ex-priest charged with rape to stay in jail  Albuquerque Journal

SANTA FE - Prosecutors are asking that a former priest at Holy Cross Catholic Church in Española remain in jail pending trial on charges of kidnapping and ...



Family identifies man shot, killed by APD Sunday  Albuquerque Journal

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Family members identified the man who police shot and killed in a southeast Albuquerque apartment complex parking lot Sunday ...



Struggling schools get new principals  Albuquerque Journal

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Three new principals who are taking the reins at poorly performing elementary schools were introduced to Albuquerque Public ...



On the march to spread success  Albuquerque Journal

Copyright © 2017 Albuquerque Journal. Dozens of Albuquerque High School seniors paraded through East San Jose Elementary on Friday morning to ...



Bio: Janice Arnold-Jones running for U.S. Representative of District 1  KRQE News 13

Janice Arnold-Jones graduated from Albuquerque High School and from the University of New Mexico with a bachelor's degree in speech communications.



Davis scholarships send 26 seniors to partner colleges  Albuquerque Journal

Journal Staff REPORT. The Davis New Mexico Scholarship program has announced 26 high school seniors from Santa Fe and Albuquerque who will receive ...



Albuquerque High’s Jim, Mary Lois Hulsman to be honored  Albuquerque Journal

Albuquerque High School Hall of Fame basketball coach Jim Hulsman and his wife, Mary Lois, a long-time educator, will be honored at a dinner on June 3.



Albuquerque High students protest public education funding cuts  KRQE News 13

New Mexicans have heard plenty from politicians and parents about budget cuts affecting New Mexico schools, and now, we're hearing from students.



Couple robbed at gunpoint at NE Albuquerque park  KOB

Just down the street from Albuquerque High School, Netherwood Park has been a popular hangout spot for teenagers, neighbors, and Gilbert Griego and his ...



OPINION | Editorial: Rep. Saavedra set positive example we all can follow  Albuquerque Journal

“Rep. Saavedra lived his life as an example of leaving a place better than he entered it, and the entire state of New Mexico is better off for his work and *service*.”.



Lockdown lifted at Rio Grande HS after gun brought to campus  KOB 4

Deputies with the Bernalillo County Sheriff's Office say a southwest Albuquerque high school was placed on lockdown shortly before 3 p.m. Friday after a gun ...



Lawmakers look at slicing APS into smaller districts  New Mexico Political Report

Near the end of his announcement for mayor last weekend, Albuquerque City Councilor Dan Lewis took a shot at the city's public school district, saying it needed ...



APS graduation rates continue to slide  Albuquerque Journal

RIO RANCHO, N.M. — District's rate approaches 62%, lower than state rate of 69%



James Yodice: A poignant, memorable 2017-18 prep year concludes  Albuquerque Journal

This column I author every May always leaves me feeling a little melancholy — and plenty elated. What will I take from the 2017-18 high school sports year? Well ...



How to find out about $160K in scholarships for New Mexico students  Albuquerque Journal

The Albuquerque Community Foundation, which manages $160,000 in scholarships available to New Mexico students, has announced details and deadlines ...



Albuquerque High School Students Harass Black Classmate With Racist Photo  Okayplayer

Two students have been suspended after they posted a photoshopped image of a black student surrounded by classmates wearing Ku Klux Klan hoods on ...



Let's Talk K-12 Chicano Studies  KUNM

Let's Talk New Mexico 6/14 8a: Research shows when students learn about their own culture and history in school, it can keep them engaged, boost self.



Police arrest man for waving gun near school  KOB 4

It's been a crazy week at an Albuquerque high school. First, there were threats online about an impending shooting. Days later, a man reportedly showed up with ...



Kelly, Giffords talk guns with NM students  Albuquerque Journal

These are scary times,” former Rep. Giffords tells teens.



Objection! Veto vexes mock trial backers  Albuquerque Journal

SANTA FE, N.M. — Gov. Martinez nixed $100000 appropriation for high school competition program.



Lady Sundevils Leave Rio Rancho With an Identity  Rio Grande Sun

In their latest road trip, this time to the City of Vision for the Rio Rancho Girls Basketball Invitational, the Española Valley High School girls basketball team came ...



New Mexico high school ranked in top 100 nationally - Albuquerque Business First  Albuquerque Business First

A high school in Albuquerque has been ranked in the top 100 high schools nationally by U.S. News and World Report. Two other New Mexico high schools were ...



FatPipe expanding to Rio Rancho  Albuquerque Journal

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — FatPipe announced Wednesday it is expanding to Rio Rancho this summer. The company, which currently runs a co-working space at ...



Albuquerque's historic landmarks reflect city's unique culture  KRQE News 13

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) - On a quick drive through Albuquerque's downtown, it's not hard to spot old buildings, unique in architecture and rich in history.



Area Hoopers Represent Well at State All-Stars  Rio Grande Sun

ALBUQUERQUE — Escalante High School's Justin Garcia led The North in scoring with 19 points in the 2018 1A/2A North-South All-Star basketball game, June ...



$27 million project finished at West Mesa High  KRQE News 13

An Albuquerque high school is set to unveil a major transformation.



Albuquerque High football on verge of record it doesn’t want  ABQ Journal

Losing streak is 3 years long and counting for the Bulldogs.



Bilingual seal approved for APS grads  Albuquerque Journal

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — In a recognition of diversity, Albuquerque Public Schools will offer the state a “Seal of Bilingualism-Biliteracy” for graduating seniors ...



Adapting to Change at the University of New Mexico  Voice of America

Editor's Note: This story is part of a continuing series about international student life at colleges and universities across the United States. Please join us over the ...



One-on-One with Shira Greenberg  Albuquerque Journal

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Shira Greenberg, founder of Keshet Dance and Center for the Arts, has been told she's been dancing “since I was born.” That might be ...



Albuquerque High snaps record losing streak, blasts Highland  Albuquerque Journal

Box scores have no emotion. Standings have no column for compassion.



Top ABQ co-working space will expand to Rio Rancho  Albuquerque Business First

FatPipe ABQ, No. 2 on Business First's 2018 list of New Mexico Co-working Spaces, has announced plans to open FatPipe Rio Rancho in July.



‘Mobbing’ defendant’s court file sealed  Albuquerque Journal

District Court blocks access to juvenile criminal files, citing proposal before the state Supreme Court.



Threat prompts security increase at Sandia High School  KRQE News 13

Security was increased at Sandia High School on Tuesday.



Duke law students, NM mock trial alumni frustrated over vetoed funding  KOB 4

vetoed by Gov. Susana Martinez would have gone towards funding New Mexico's high school mock trial program, and now alumni from an Albuquerque high ...



1,000+ NM high school students walk out on PARCC test, more expected Tuesday  KRQE News 13

High schools throughout out New Mexico saw a massive walkout from students to welcome in the first day of testing under the state's new standardized test and ...



Ralph Bowyer: Carlsbad's winningest coach  Carlsbad Current-Argus

Long-time Carlsbad Cavemen coach Ralph Bowyer will be inducted into the Carlsbad Hall of Fame at 10 a.m. on Oct. 12 at the Carlsbad Museum and Art Center ...



Catherine Rose (Large) Deahl | Obituaries  Gillette News Record

Catherine Rose Deahl. Former Gillette resident Catherine Rose (Large) Deahl, 63, died Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2018, of cancer while in hospice care in Torrington.



Remembering those who died in 2018 in Northern New Mexico  Santa Fe New Mexican

Santa Fe and Northern New Mexico bid farewell in 2018 to many people who made a mark, not only within the City Different, but beyond its borders.



Youth’s case offers glimpse into juvenile justice system  Albuquerque Journal

Newly unsealed records show a fight derailed 18-year-old's probation.



Albuquerque students show support for lost classmate  KRQE News 13

High school students across Albuquerque are coming together to show their support for Albuquerque High School students who lost a classmate this weekend.



Seven area girls hoops players in All-Star games  Farmington Daily Times

FARMINGTON – Seven area girls basketball players will step onto the court at least more time before their high school careers end, taking part in this year's ...



Health clinics in schools on budget chopping block  New Mexico Political Report

Monique Vallabhan, a certified nurse practitioner, recalls recently treating a student with a headache referred to her by the school nurse at one of Albuquerque's ...



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