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PAPA Film Students Create PSA

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PAPA Visual Art Award Winners

Check out our new PAPA Visual Art Award Winners plaque!   PAPA Senior Grace Read (below) points out her 2018 New Mexico Art Education Association Scholastic Art Award. She won a Silver Medal in Comic Art. Congratulations!   Also on the plaque: 2017 NHCC Balloon Fiesta Art Contest Winners Jenaya Aguirre, Daniela Basista, Brendan Ryan […]

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PAPA’s YouthCHAT and Suicide Prevention Team on Retreat

PAPA’s YouthCHAT team (Casey Combs, Grace Crandell, Jada Doney, Maysie Kilgore, Atlee Musgrave, Amanda Sinkevitch, G. Westphal,) and PAPA’s Statewide Suicide Prevention team (Charlie Burnham, Serenity Gomez, Chad Mortensen) attended a retreat on Positive Youth Development, Suicide Prevention, and Peer Helping Skills, presented by the New Mexico Department of Health (OSAH) and Prevention New Mexico. […]

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PAPA Students Accepted into The Harwood Teen Mentorship Program

PAPA Visual Artists Grace, Alex, Olivia, and Reyna were accepted into The Harwood Teen Art Mentorship Program! The program is designed for high school juniors and seniors who have shown exceptional ability and commitment in the visual arts. This program will give our artists a chance grow artistically, develop more technical skills, expand their professional […]

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Art is for Everyone!

Hello! We posted an “Art is for Everyone” display on the gallery wall for Open House. Come check it out and see inspiring quotes from artists like Derrick Adams, Vincent Van Gogh, Yayoi Kusama, Lois Mailou Jones, and Lorna Simpson!  

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Recommended Summer Reading and Math

Summer activities are designed to help you be successful in our supportive educational community. We want you to achieve high academic standards while you pursue excellence in the performing arts. We integrate a rigorous college preparatory curriculum that prepares students to pursue their passions, talents and academic goals. We are looking forward to seeing you [...]
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.net Accounts

If your child needs access to their paparts.net account, his/her password has changed.  The new password is their state id number.   State id numbers are 9-digits and are on report cards, schedules and plastic id cards.  Powerschool will be locked down until after registration, but the state id is underneath the student’s name.     The […]

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Request for Donations

Due to funding cuts resulting in a supply budget less than ½ what it used to be, we are requesting donations of the following supplies that will need replenishing throughout the year: Paper towels Tissues Trash bags (any size) Disinfecting wipes Hand sanitizer Reams of copy paper Student food pantry items – ie. healthy snacks, […]

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Spring 2018 Testing Schedule

SPRING 2018 FINAL EXAM SCHEDULE PARENT VERSION What a great week we have had!  Students worked hard on testing and enjoyed breakfast, yoga, mindfulness, workshop and the chance to just have fun!  We appreciate our staff, Seniors and volunteers that made this week meaningful for students!      I can’t believe it’s just about time for final […]

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Working as an Actor/Extra

Hello all, We had Kathy Brink, one of the best casting directors in the business, talk to us yesterday during the workshops at PAPA. She gave us so much incredible information and many tips on how to nail that audition.   Also, it was great coverage for PAPA. She will be thinking of us when […]

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