27 November 2018: Nine Academy families and an anonymous donor warmed our hearts with generous donations totaling almost $4K. Our Head of School, Dr. Lou Ellen Kay, put up a note in the lobby and, voila, by 5:30 PM we were gratified. Thanks!
30 April – 3 May 2018: Finding out how we’re doing as a school: We did our first standardized testing, over 2- or 3-hour slots on four days. We chose the Iowa Test of Basic Skills, covering language and math for the kindergarteners, and additional subjects for older students, up through science, social studies, and […]
The Las Cruces Academy seeks a Deputy Head of School, with a path to becoming Head of School. This development starts our transition to long-term leadership. The position requires the abilities to teach and to do business management. The position would initially be part-time, potentially supplemented with part-time teaching. A transition to a full-time administrative role […]
We held a Chinese Culture Night on Wednesday, 23 May 2017 at the Academy. The event was captured in a series of videos (on YouTube, as listed below) and still images by Vince Gutschick, Board Chair, with another image from parent Monica Lopez. The Las Cruces Green Chamber of Commerce sponsored the event. The Confucius […]
1490 Via Norte Las Cruces, New Mexico 88007 575-647-1193, firstname.lastname@example.org Background and Artist Statement Painting, for me, is like the scale and notes to a musician and words to an author. I paint because I must. I work in watermedia, i.e., Watercolor, Gouache, Acrylic and Casein. I am inspired to pick up a brush and […]
Food for Thought – our signature community event and fundraiser! Our fourth annual FFT is in the evening on Wednesday, May 31st, at the school. It’s a unique opportunity for attendees to have lively dinner discussions with engaging people in the community, from the arts, business, government, NGOs, and more. We’ve posted their biographies with […]
Our Scholastic Book Fair started on November 18th and resumed for two weeks after Thanksgiving. Scholastic ships us books to display every year, at our request. Students enjoyed perusing so many books; we made sure that the books covered all our age levels. We gained a lot of Scholastic credit, which we turn into more […]