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High School Student Council Leaders Announced

We are happy to announce your new High School Student Council Leaders for the 2020/21 school year!   President – Taryn Penny Vice President – Isis Lopez Secretary – Eli Behrens Treasurer – Alivia Abernathy   Join us in congratulating these individuals. We know they will represent the PAPA high school student body with integrity, […]

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PBS Digital Innovator – Ms Su Hudson

Congratulations to Ms Su Hudson, PAPA Film, for being the PBS Digital Innovator from New Mexico. For more information click on the link. https://www.pbs.org/education/digitalinnovators/class-of-2020?utm_source=twitter&utm_medium=social&utm_campaign=innovators

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PAPA Artists Exhibit at The Gila Cliff Dwellings

  PAPA’s Advanced and Intermediate artists will be exhibiting their collaborative art at The Gila Cliff Dwellings National Monument from May 1-July 6, 2020 . 1) The Call of Mother Nature, by Alex Arguello, Mya Stolz, Hannah Cowles, & Kiana Lithyouvong 2) Stories Untold, by Riley Buckman, Shawna Dodge, Michelle Garcia, & Leslie Bello Garcia […]

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Purchase your 2020 Spring Dance DVD

Please return the form to Ms. Hudson in the Film Studio with your payment by 3.13.2020. We only burn as many DVD’s as we sell. After the 13th, you will not be able to purchase them. You CAN pay with a credit card over the phone to Jackie Danfelser (505) 830-3150, our Business Manager. Make […]

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Census/Attendance/Survey

September 14, 2020 Dear PAPA Families, I hope all is well with each of you, everyone is healthy and all students are learning!  We are now six weeks into the 2020-21 school year!  There are three items I will address in today’s letter.  First, if you have not registered for the census, please do so!  [...]
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Spring Dance Show 2020

Parents and Guardians of Dance Students!  PAPA Dance students!  Please find everything you ever wanted or needed to know about Spring Dance Concert 2020! SDC 2020 - Rules & Important Info SPRING DANCE CONCERT 2020 CHECKLIST We'll see you for the tech rehearsal at the NHCC, NOT at school, on Tuesday and Wednesday of next [...]
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Six PAPA Winners in 1st Annual Mural Festival at NHCC

Please join Ms Beck in congratulating all of PAPA’s Advanced and Intermediate High School Artists! (Daniela Basista, Riley Buckman, Kiana Lithyouvong, Brendan Ryan, Alex Arguello, Morgan Arthur, Leslie Bello Garcia, Chelsea Christensen, Hannah Cowles, Shawna Dodge, Diego Enriquez-Frakes, Michelle Garcia, Andrew Lopez, Xavier Niroo, Stasha Penn, Jamie Lynn Poncho, & Mya Stolz) Their artwork was […]

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PAPA Visual Art at NHCC

Greetings! Since August, I have been part of a working group at the NHCC. We’ve been working on curriculum development & ways of sharing the fresco mural Mundos de Mestizaje by master artist Frederico Vigil. My artists and I have been studying the mural, and my Advanced HS & Intermediate HS artists created artistic responses […]

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New Mexico Art Education Association Youth Art Month Flag/Banner Contest

Please join me in congratulating Kiana Lithyouvong and Eden Hettler! Their art won in the New Mexico Art Education Association Youth Art Month Flag/Banner Contest. Beck YAM 2020 Kiana & Eden Kiana won Youth Art Month for New Mexico in the High School Division. Eden won Youth Art Month for New Mexico in the Middle […]

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Approved Calendar for School Year 2020-2021

Good morning PAPA families and staff!  Attached is the calendar for next year, 2020-21.  Our Governing Council approved the calendar on January 28, 2020.  If you have any questions, feel free to free to call Executive Director Mrs Melanie Dunn-Chavez at 830-3128 ext 0. PAPA calendar 2020-21 APPROVED

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