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 By Debbie Israel    News    December 12, 2017 

AZTEC FACULTY AND COMMUNITY UNITE

Aztec teachers, staff, and coaches met at the flag pole at Aztec High School on Monday morning, Dec. 11, to "take back our campus" from the evil that took over last week. Members of the public were...

 
 By Jacque Ritchie    News    December 12, 2017 

DECEMBER 7TH, A TIMELINE

AZTEC, NM- Thursday, December 7: A normal school day turned deadly when just after 8:00 a.m. when 21-year-old William Atchison, disguised as a student, allegedly opened fire at Aztec High School. The...

 

CARING FOR SURVIVING CHILDREN

The death of a child strikes at the very heart of a family. Bereaved parents often feel helpless to provide guidance and comfort to their surviving children, yet must parent at a time when their...

 

SCHOOL BITS

School Bits Aztec High School Remember to save the date! Playmakers will be performing their production of “A 21st Century Christmas Carol” on December 14-16th, 2017 at 7 p.m. All credit recovery class will need to be completed December 14th....

 
 By Coach Eighme    News    December 8, 2017

PARK AVENUE ELEMENTARY TURKEY TROT

On November 17th, Park Avenue Elementary had our Turkey Trot race. In an effort to get all students involved and excited about fitness, a race was planned and sponsored by several businesses in the...

 

MCCOY STUDENTS DONATE TO ANIMAL SHELTER

McCoy Avenue Elementary school has instituted a Student Ambassador Program. This program has representatives from each classroom that actively support and work for ways to better our school and the...

 
 By Renee Bailey    News    December 1, 2017

ON TRACK FOR NATIONAL MERIT SCHOLARSHIP

Aztec has reason to be proud of one of its sons. Brandon McReynolds, an Aztec High School student, is a semi-finalist for the National Merit Scholarship. The process to reach the semi-finalist stage...

 
 By David Lawson    News    December 1, 2017

LITTLE SCHOOL THAT COULD

The residents of San Juan county have a little school in Aztec, located and sponsored by the brothers of San Juan Masonic Lodge #25 (the Freemasons). It’s a special school, one that teaches dyslexic children how to read, with absolutely no cost to...

 
 By Lisa Bailey    News    December 1, 2017

FOOTBALL BOOSTERS

Tiger Nation is how AHS Football Booster Club President Laci Phillips refers to Aztec. An Aztec graduate herself, Laci is excited to be a part of building the football booster club and helping to make...

 

SUPERINTENDENT'S CORNER

Wow, where has the school year gone, it is already time for Thanksgiving. I wanted to share some information with you on some of the work we are doing in our district to continually improve....

 

AZTEC SCHOOL BOARD

The regular meeting of the Aztec School Board was held Nov. 9. All board members were present except Roger Collins. During the meeting, members of the Board approved revisions to the school policy...

 

CANDELARIA RETIRES

Mrs. Sherry Candelaria has been a cornerstone of Mosaic Academy since the doors opened in August of 2006. She has a gift for developing close, personal relationships with students, staff and parents. She has dried tears, checked for lice and put...

 

MCCOY SENDS HELP

When Hurricane Irma hit Florida in September, the minds of those at McCoy Elementary went to our friend and former colleague Mrs. Lexi Audit, who had moved to Florida. Dr. Webb, principal of McCoy worked with the PTO, the community, and the staff to...

 

KMS CELEBRATES TEST SCORES

Students at Koogler Middle School who received the highest scores on all sections of the PARCC Tests last year, or who got 4.0 Honor Roll for 4th Quarter last year, were invited on a field trip to...

 

SCHOOL BITS

Aztec High School: Mr. Flack is putting together a trip to WWII ear Europe. The group will have a parent meeting about the trip on Nov. 10 at 6 PM and Nov. 16 in Room 906 to discuss. Check out one of the trips being considered at https://www.eftours....

 

CLUB NAMES YOUTH OF THE MONTH

Aztec Boys & Girls Club is proud to announce our Youths of the Month for November. Youth of the Month is a tradition of Boys & Girls Clubs across the Country. Students are selected based on...

 

CELEBRATING VETERAN'S DAY

Students at Park Ave. Elementary celebrated Veteran's Day with a music program on Nov. 6....

 
 By Tania Prokop    News    November 3, 2017

DID YOU KNOW...

• January 5, 1961 board minutes show a Director of Special Services replaced the need for an Assistant Superintendent. The following site administrators were recommended and elected for hire: Mr....

 

KOOGLER MATH CHAMPION

Koogler Middle School student Isaac Leslie really made the grade this month. Leslie, 11, participates in the new Sopris Trans Math Program at KMS. Students are awarded points for successful...

 

SCHOOL BITS

AHS - Golf Practice begins Nov. 6. Boys will be Monday, 2-3 PM and Wednesdays 4-5 PM in the gym. Girls will be Tuesday and Thursday, 4-6 PM. Members of the golf team are selling candies to raise funds for supplies and orders will be taken until Nov....

 

AZTEC HIGH SCHOOL FCCLA

By Johanna Limback, Kaitty Fields, and Arriana Candelaria FCCLA stands for Family, Career, and Community leaders of America. It is a national organization that was called FHA or Future Homemakers of America. the name changed in 1999. The activities...

 

FROM MOSAIC ACADEMY

Dear Anonymous Donor of Mosaic Academy, We the students and staff thank you for your generous donation. Everybody loved the t-shirts! They help show that we are a community and also show equality. Thank you. Sincerely, Staff and Students of Mosaic...

 

FFA COMPETES AT STATE

The Aztec FFA Horse Judging recently returned from competing at the 90th Annual FFA National Convention. The team won at State in July, and moved on to Nationals in Indianapolis, IN on October 25-26....

 
 By Tania Prokop    News    October 27, 2017

DID YOU KNOW

DID YOU KNOW ... Facts about the Aztec School District • 1863 legislature required the establishment of public schools in all communities • 1880 the men of the Aztec community built a school...

 

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