Announcements Week of 11/29/21

A message from PAPA: Announcements Week of 11/29/21

Poinsettias! A great holiday gift for friends and family. The PTSO is selling poinsettias again this year. Orders can be placed online on our website: Plants can be picked up at the school on Monday, November 29 from 3:00-4:00pm. Thank you for supporting the school!

Final Exams are required in all courses and account for 20% of the semester grade. Please make plans for your child to be present for these exams. Here is the schedule: Final Exam Schedule

COVID vaccinations are available to everyone ages 5 and up. If your child gets a vaccine or booster, please give a copy of the record to the front office. We encourage all eligible PAPA students to get the vaccine and booster. Here is the link to register your dependent: Register Dependents Here

Seniors are invited to pick up a permission slip to visit UNM on 12/2/22. This field trip will require students to carpool or drive to UNM main campus. Please submit completed field trip form to Dr. Luna during 4th or 7th period Sr. Seminar Rm. 18 by 11/30/21.

Attention: Poetry Out Loud folks! We will have a potluck meeting in room 13 Thursday December 2nd at 4:25 after 8th period. Please bring a dish or a snack to share. Light refreshments will be provided. Please have one poem memorized and ready to perform. See Ms. J for details.

Come support PAPA PTSO on Saturday, DEC 11th from 4:00-8:00PM at Chipotle near Coronado Mall on the corner of Menaul and Louisiana. Don’t forget to include your unique code T6PR2N2 to order ahead! 

Chipotle Fundraiser

Here is a link to current COVID testing sites:

You can sign up for an appointment from curative here:, or order a no-cost vault test to complete at home here: Be sure to contact the school if your student is feeling unwell.

Click for Lunch December Click for Breakfast December 

Do you or someone you know want to save a life by donating blood? NHS is sponsoring a blood drive December 16th from 9am-1:45 pm at PAPA. Students 16 years old will need parent permission slip: Parent Permission Blood Drive Here is a chart with weight requirements for donation: Weight Chart .

Sign up to donate: Sign up here!

Upcoming Events:

Tuesday, 11/30 – HS Musical Cabaret – Chill Factor @ 6:30, NTS Black Box Theatre

Wednesday, 12/1 – Piano Concert 6:00, Cafe

Monday, 12/6 – Guitar Concert 6:00, Cafe

Tuesday, 12/7 – Guitar Concert 6:00, Cafe

Wednesday, 12/8 – Holiday Stroll 6:30, Staircase west of main building (Wear a coat, bring a chair)

Thursday, 12/9 – Beginning Band Concert 3:00, Choir Bldg

Thursday, 12/9- PTSO Meeting 5:30-6:30 on Zoom

Friday, 12/10 – Beginning Orchestra Concert 3:00, Choir Bldg

Saturday, 12/11 – PTSO Chipotle Fundraiser, 4:00-8:00pm @ 6810 Menaul Blvd NE

Wednesday, 12/15- Equity Council, 3:30, Room 14

Thursday, 12/16- NHS Blood Drive, (more information will be shared with you) -NO 8th PERIOD

Friday, 12/16- Staff In-Service (NO SCHOOL FOR STUDENTS)