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Principal has record of success  Albuquerque Journal

BERNALILLO — Tim McCorkle has been a Hornet, a Mustang, a Matador, a Bulldog and, briefly, a retiree. Now he's a Spartan, recently appointed as the new ...



Small strip of landscaping at Old Albuquerque High Lofts leads to court battle  KRQE News 13

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – When developers started converting the Old Albuquerque High School into lofts, it brought new life into East Downton. But now ...



APS revisiting graduation schedule  Albuquerque Journal

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Albuquerque Public Schools is revisiting its graduation schedule after concerns over conflicts with ...



One-on-One with Leslie Hoffman  Albuquerque Journal

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — It's hard to believe that Albuquerque native Leslie Hoffman once used firecrackers to blow up her Barbie dolls. After all, she's a former ...



Albuquerque High School celebrates mural restoration  UNM Daily Lobo

Last Friday, April 5, Albuquerque High School hosted Nuestra Juventud, a celebration of the mural adorning Albuquerque High School. The event was hosted by ...



Report: Best high schools in Albuquerque  KOB

Joshua Panas June 19, 2019 03:21 PM. ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — U.S. News & World Report ranked the best public high schools in Albuquerque.



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 ...



Shot fired at suburban Albuquerque high school, no injuries  Fox News

A shot was fired Thursday on the grounds of a suburban Albuquerque high school on the anniversary of the Parkland, Florida high school massacre but police ...



High school students block traffic during climate change protest  KOB

Albuquerque High School, participating in a climate change protest, stopped traffic at Carlisle and Central for several minutes Friday afternoon.



Albuquerque High School Choir belts out holiday tunes  KRQE News 13

It's Christmas Day. Albuquerque High School choir performed three songs for KRQE's Christmas Carols and Wishes special.



Teens arrested in after-school gunfight  Albuquerque Journal

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Four teenagers are accused of getting into a gunfight on the road near Albuquerque High School late last month. Police say the ...



Albuquerque High’s Drama Department to perform ‘Little Shop of Horrors’  KRQE News 13

The Albuquerque High Drama Department is gearing up for their production of "Little Shop of Horrors", a musical based on the film by Roger Corman, about the ...



Changes coming for a high school pre-K program  KOAT New Mexico

Albuquerque high school students thought their preschool learning program was on the chopping block, but the district decided to keep it.



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 ...



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.



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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

RIO RANCHO — A 16-year-old boy accused of firing a gun at a New Mexico high school last week on the anniversary of the Parkland, Florida, shooting that ...



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 ...



NACA receives national recognition, named 'School of Opportunity'  KOB

The Native American Community Academy was named a School of Opportunity by the National Education Policy Center at the University of Colorado Boulder.



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 ...



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 ...



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

The state argued that three teens are a danger to students at Albuquerque High School and to the community.



Albuquerque family killed in crash in Mexico  KOB

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



Guns found at ABQ High; La Cueva students press for changes  KOB 4

"School safety is a community responsibility," Albuquerque High School Principal Tim McCorkle said. "While we rely on our school safety team and technology, ...



APS Class of 2019 Graduation Schedule  KRQE News 13

Graduation ceremonies for most Albuquerque Public Schools students are set for the week of May 13.



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

RIO RANCHO, N.M. (AP) — Snow has stalled students' return to a suburban Albuquerque high school five days after a classmate opened fire on campus.



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.



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 ...



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 ...



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

An Albuquerque High School was about to cancel its fall homecoming dance because of delays on its gym renovation. They needed a place where 500 kids ...



APS Homeless Project director fired after audit shows $4,000 donation missing  KOAT New Mexico

An internal audit showed a large amount of money has gone missing for a program aimed at helping homeless students in the Albuquerque Public School ...



NM coding students going to the Netherlands  KOB

Eddie Garcia March 14, 2019 06:25 PM. ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Computer coding isn't something 16-year-old Mekhi Majedi ever thought he'd get into until he ...



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 ...



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

He's been walking the halls of New Mexico schools for nearly 40 years. Wednesday, he walked them for the last time. For many in the Albuquerque community, ...



Albuquerque High valedictorian meets Taylor Swift  KRQE News 13

A local student's dream is now a reality. Sami Raihane, the valedictorian of Albuquerque High School's class of 2018, and worked hard on his commencement ...



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 ...



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

An Albuquerque high school still isn't quite the same after its head baseball coach lost a battle with cancer two years ago.



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 ...



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. Special Olympics and ESPN named La Cueva High School a ...



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 ...



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.



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 ...



Sports Speak Up! On the World Cup, NBA and Robert Lucero  Albuquerque Journal

WHILE WATCHING the last seconds of Toronto's championship win, I couldn't help but wonder if the officials were on loan from the Mountain West. Way to kill ...



Organization gives Albuquerque youth a look at a brighter future through camera lens  KRQE News 13

Equipped with a camera, a group of New Mexico students are being taught photography and then asked to capture their hopes and dreams. It's part of a program ...



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.



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 ...



Students rally for safe schools  Albuquerque Journal

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



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 ...



Albuquerque High Reunion  KOAT Albuquerque

It's been fifty years since the Albuquerque High School class of 1964 graduated.



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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’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.



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 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 ...



Albuquerque high school students attend CHTM STEM internship orientation  UNM Newsroom

Stefi Weisburd, Outreach and Education Manager with CHTM and the UNM School of Engineering, recently guided about 30 high school students from ...



Zhang awarded prestigious NSF CAREER grant  UNM Newsroom

Jin Zhang, an assistant professor in The University of New Mexico's Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences, was recently awarded a $600000 National ...



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 ...



APS graduation rates continue to slide  Albuquerque Journal

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



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 ...



Albuquerque High snaps record losing streak, blasts Highland  Albuquerque Journal

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



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, ...



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 ...



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

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



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. “We have to get creative with fundraising ...



LISTEN: NM Students Talk Mass Shootings  KUNM

Let's Talk New Mexico 3/15 8a: All around the country, students are walking out of classrooms to call for gun control after a decades of deadly shootings.



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



Men face charges of dueling after fight  Albuquerque Journal

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



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 ...



Catherine Rose (Large) Deahl | Obituaries  Scottsbluff Star Herald

Catherine Rose (Large) Deahl was born on October 3, 1955 to Hobart W. and Adeline (Shinn) Large in Albuquerque, NM. She passed away on November 13, ...



10 ABQ students to join Federal Reserve program  Albuquerque Journal

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — The Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City, Denver Branch has accepted 10 Albuquerque high school students for the 2016-17 ...



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 ...



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

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



Selfless Seniors: APS Education Foundation honors students  Albuquerque Journal

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — 14 students recognized for putting others first.



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 ...



Kelly, Giffords talk guns with NM students  Albuquerque Journal

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



Kids lead protest in Santa Fe against climate change  Santa Fe New Mexican

It is not unusual for political demonstrations to be staged at the Santa Fe Plaza. But rarely has a protest been populated — let alone led — by people so young.



New Mexico students walk out in protest of Common Core standards  CBS News

Hundreds of students in Albuquerque walked out despite warnings from administrators.



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.



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 ...



APS teachers burn their evaluations in protest  Albuquerque Journal

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — More than three dozen Albuquerque school teachers, including many who have just been rated “highly effective” by the New Mexico ...



Objection! Veto vexes mock trial backers  Albuquerque Journal

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



APS cancels socialist candidate’s talk at Manzano High  Albuquerque Journal

The only socialist candidate for president appearing on the ballot in New Mexico, Gloria La Riva of the Party for Socialism and Liberation, says fear of her party's ...



‘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.



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

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



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 ...



Learning at Del Norte — then and now  Albuquerque Journal

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Del Norte High School opened its doors in 1964. It was the brand-spanking new Albuquerque high school modeled on the open-air ...



Littlefield-Coleman engagement  The Republic

Adam Coleman and Hannah Littlefield of Denver, Colorado announce their engagement.The future groom graduated from Columbus East High School in 2005 ...



VIDEO: St. Pius rallies together to support injured AHS cheerleader  KOAT Albuquerque

St. Pius High School was all about sporting the green Wednesday. The school's colors are black, white and gold; but the student body did it to show support for ...



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 ...



Soccer fight sends Albuquerque high school player to hospital  KOAT Albuquerque

A fight during a high school soccer game, landed one player in the hospital.



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 ...



High schoolers suspended over 'repugnant and hateful' photo  Santa Fe New Mexican

Officials at an Albuquerque high school suspended two students for 10 days and kicked one of them off the football team for posting on social media an altered ...



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