Wednesday, December 4th, 2019: The students loved this presentation and learned a lot about snakes and what they do that makes our environment a better, safer place. (They eat many of the rodents that can carry diseases, such as Lyme Disease.) Come see what else we do, at our open house, Tuesday, December 17th – […]
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Our youngest students get topics years in advance of regular schools and they love it Reading, 1st & 2nd grades: Students did a good job of recording their reading from the week in their reading logs and bringing them on Thursday. This week students learned how to look for certain features in nonfiction texts. They did activities […]
A recent opinion piece published in the New York Times lamented the lack of “free play and childhood independence” critical for unstructured growth and overall happiness of students in most schools. “For youngsters these days, an hour of free play is like a drop of water in the desert. Of course they’re miserable… And so […]
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, email@example.com 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 […]