Announcements Week of 9/26/22

A message from PAPA: Announcements Week of 9/26/22

  • PAPA Students can go see UNM Theatre and Dance Shows for only FIVE DOLLARS! Use the code UNMtheatreanddance (all one word) either online or at the ticket window on UNM campus. Check out the schedule of shows in the MS and HS Google Classroom.
  • Please check the lost and found table in the hallway outside of the main office for your missing water bottle and other items.
  • All Juniors will be taking the ASVAB exam on Wednesday, Sept. 28th in the cafe during 1st and 2nd periods. This is a test to evaluate a student’s personal skills and abilities. The scores will also help determine how you learn and what subjects you are good at to help with a career pathway. It will also count as an alternative standardized graduation assessment if necessary for graduation. If any Senior would like to take the ASVAB please see Mrs. Walker ASAP to be included on the list.
  • The climate crew meets every Thursday during Middle school lunch from 12-12:20 in Mrs. Cunningham’s room-room 11. Anyone interested is welcome to join us.
  • PAPA Equity council is meeting this Thursday at 3:30 in room 23. Come one, come all to help set the course for this school year.
  • NHS members turn in your T-shirt Money by this Friday, Sept 30th to the business office
  • Juniors and Seniors! Are you interested in learning more about technical theatre? Might you be interested in an internship in which you get on-the-job theatre training and work on a real show? Come to an info session on Monday, September 26 during 7th period in Room 19. If you don’t already have theatre tech or a theatre class during 7th period and need a pass to get out of class, e-mail Ms. Montoya at
  • Do you want to continue working in performing arts after high school? Representatives from AMDA – the American Music and Dramatic Academy will be here on campus on Friday, October 14! Workshops will be in commercial dance and musical theatre/acting. They grant scholarships based on talent AND academics. To schedule your on-campus audition, visit More info is listed in the High School Google Classroom pages. The audition experience is beneficial for EVERYONE! If you’re a sophomore, junior, or senior, you should be there! Register NOW!
  • Drop off and pick up. Parents and guardians, please pull all the way forward in the bus loop and west parking lot. Some cars are leaving big gaps and it is frustrating to others. Thank you.

Panda BamBOO Carnival

Save the Date: Friday, October 21, 2022 4:30 pm-7:00pm

Come and support the many clubs of PAPA and have a scarily good time! Bwaaahaahaaaa

Pumpkin carving contest, costume contest, games, cake walk, haunted house, freaky Frito pie and so much more!

 $10 admission includes 10 tickets

A family package of 5 or more pays $40 with 10 tickets each. Kids 4 and under are admitted free with 5 game tickets. Additional tickets are only 50 cents each.

Donations Needed

We are in need of many items for the carnival including gift cards, candy and more. Please click the sign-up link below to see what we are looking for. Thank you!