Thank You For Your Interest in Albuquerque Academy!
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Our online application for the 2018-19 school year is now closed. Admission at Albuquerque Academy is need blind. Financial assistance is available and requires a separate application. Click here for information on applying for financial assistance.
Sunday, October 22, 2017
1:30 to 3:30 p.m.
We invite your entire family to our 2017 Admission Open House! Take a campus tour and meet faculty, staff, students, and parents. Learn about our academic program, extracurricular activities, and how to apply for admission and financial assistance. We look forward to meeting you.
We accept applications for grades 6-12 for the fall of each year.
We offer each applicant the chance to spend an optional half-day visit as a buddy on our campus. Each buddy will attend engaging morning classes and eat a nutritious lunch with a student ambassador. Parents may also request for their child to have his or her get-to-know-you admission interview during the Buddy Day. Buddy Days are scheduled on a first-come, first-served basis between late September and early April.
Please call the appropriate individual listed below to reserve a spot. If your child is currently in:
Grade 5-7 – Admission Office, 505-828-3208
Grade 8-9 – Joyce Knipfing, 505-828-3271
Grade 10-11 – Julie Eckhardt, 505-828-3207
Campus tours are available by appointment. To schedule a tour, please call the Admission Office at 505-828-3208.
Albuquerque Academy is located at 6400 Wyoming Blvd. NE, Albuquerque, NM 87109.
From the Albuquerque Sunport
Take I-25 north to exit 231, San Antonio Ave. Turn right onto San Antonio Ave. and go approximately 1.5 miles to Wyoming Blvd. Turn right onto Wyoming Blvd. Stay to the left and take the next left, at Burlison, into the Academy campus at 6400 Wyoming Blvd.
From Santa Fe
Take I-25 south to exit 231, San Antonio Ave. Turn left onto San Antonio Ave. and go approximately 1.5 miles to Wyoming Blvd. Turn right onto Wyoming Blvd. Stay to the left and take the next left, at Burlison, into the Academy campus at 6400 Wyoming Blvd.
From Interstate 40
Take I-40 to exit 164, Wyoming Blvd. North. Stay on Wyoming Blvd. to 6400 Wyoming, approximately 4.5 miles. Turn right into the Academy campus at the light at Burlison.
Please park in Lot 2 (Simms Library), see the map linked below for its location. From the parking lot, follow the sidewalk south toward the library. The Admission Office is located on the east end of the library.
Questions? Call the Albuquerque Academy switchboard, (505) 828-3200.
Click here to view a map of the Albuquerque Academy campus.
Head of School Q&A Sessions
Join Head of School Andrew Watson for an informal question-and-answer session. Ask him anything about the Academy’s history, mission, programs, local and national impact, and outcomes. Five one-hour sessions are held in the East Dining Hall Elkins Room beginning at 11:30 a.m. on the dates below. Please RSVP to Theresa Atkins at 505-828-3201. (Because seating is limited, this event is for adults only.)
Friday, November 17
Tuesday, November 28
Wednesday, December 13
Thursday, January 11
Tuesday, February 6