Latest News

  Monthly Archives for April 2017

PAPA Participates in NIH Study

PAPA has been selected to participate in The National Institute of Health's study to reduce LGBTQ+ (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer/Questioning, Plus) adolescent suicide. You may not know that suicide is the third leading cause of death for youth ages 12-18 in the U.S. A key preventable suicide risk factor is not feeling safe at [...]
Read More

Spanish Field Trip

Senora Orozco's Spanish II and III classes went to Lindo Mexico to do what else, practice speaking Spanish and of course eat Mexican food. Qué divertido!
Read More

Once Upon A Mattress

If you thought you knew the story of 'The Princess and The Pea,' you may be in for a walloping surprise! Did you know, for instance, that Princess Winnifred actually swam the moat to reach Prince Dauntless the Drab? Or that it may not have been the pea at all that caused the princess a [...]
Read More

PAPA’s Very Own Shooting Star

Maysie Kilgore's script "Protect the Strong" has been selected as one of  3 finalists for the Shooting Stars at the Governor’s Mansion Scholastic Script Contest. There will be a stage reading of the script along with the other 2 finalists at the Governor’s Mansion on April 21st. Judges will determine first, second and third place [...]
Read More

Letters About Literature

Join Ms Montoya in celebration of Kendra Dominguez-Solano, Morgan Orehek, Carolina Ruelas Leue, and Melanie Smith as they made the final cut for round two of the "Letters About Literature" writing contest.  This is a big deal because they compete with other letter-writers across the state in their age category.  474 letters were submitted. Skye West's letter [...]
Read More


Buy Tickets! PAPApalooza is PAPA's annual comedy FUNdraiser and Spring Art Show! This year, the show is hosted by a member from RUMBLE productions - the Musical Sketch & Improv Comedy Company! It will be fun! Funny! And Fund-raise-y! Bid on themed baskets! Basket themes include: Summer Vacay, Harry Potter, Treat Yo'Self, Camping, Around-the-World, School [...]
Read More