Karen Temple Beamish, science department faculty member and director of the new Desert Oasis Teaching Garden (DOT) and Academy alum Terra Reed '05 have received a GreenWorks! community action and service learning grant from Project Learning Tree.
This fall, many Albuquerque Academy performing arts students auditioned and were selected for All-State. This year's All-State Music Festival will take place January 7-10, 2015 at the University of New Mexico.
As he starts his second three-year term on the National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS) board, Andrew Watson, Head of School at Albuquerque Academy, has been named chair of the Environment Committee.
If you have attended an Academy football game lately, you have probably noticed that participation in the program has decreased to numbers that raise concern, particularly now that all of our athletic teams have been placed in 5A by NMAA's new classification model. We petitioned against the football portion of this model last year, but our petition was denied.