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February 27, 2024

Sandia High School Announcements

February 27, 2024

 

Good morning Matadors! 

Please stand for the Pledge of Allegiance.

 

It’s Black History Month!

We will be announcing fun and important facts all month.

Question:  Lewis Latimer improved which Thomas Edison invention?

Answer:  The light bulb.

 

CLUBS, ACTIVITIES,  & GROUPS

Thanks to everyone who came to our 2024 Winter Ball last Saturday.  It was a great night.  We want say Congratulations to our Winter Ball Snow Queen Camila Keen and King Ethan Ortega and their royal Snow Court.

 

Blind Date with a Book is happening all month in the library. Drop by and choose your date!

 

Are you interested in being a part of the best group on Campus next year?  2024-25 Senate applications are now available in the Activities Office and due by March 15.  Don’t be left out!

 

SENIORS: DID YOU FORGET TO ORDER ANNOUNCEMENTS?
 

Sandia's custom graduation announcement is still available!

ORDER WHILE SUPPLIES LAST!

 

Announcements can be ordered online until March 1st and in-store while supplies last. 

Contact Campus Specialties for a discount code on FREE handling/shipping!

505-275-9357

info@campusspecialtiesinc.com

 

AFRICAN AMERICAN YOUTH EMPOWERMENT SUMMIT - REGISTRATION

Registration is open for the APS African American Youth Empowerment Summit, which will be held on March 2nd from 9:30am - 4:00pm at Cleveland Middle School.  A light breakfast and lunch will be available.  Participants will receive a certificate of participation signed by the Superintendent to use on their resume for college applications.

 

AA-YES is a youth cultural leadership event centered around the empowerment of African American / Black students and students committed to becoming strong allies. It is open to all APS high school students  (no matter their race/ethnicity/background). There will be opportunities for youth to build their cultural knowledge, develop skills around being a strong ally, learn about and celebrate their culture and history, and build community understanding and networks. This event is planned and hosted by the APS Coordinated School Health Department.

The summit's Instagram site is apsaayes.

ATHLETICS

Congratulations to Robert DeHerrera.  He took 6th this weekend at Boys State for Wrestling at 285lbs. 

 

February 23, 2024

Sandia High School Announcements

February 23, 2024

 

Good morning Matadors! 

Please stand for the Pledge of Allegiance.

 

It’s Black History Month!

We will be announcing fun and important facts all month.

Question:  Who wrote the 1982 novel “The Color Purple”?

Answer:  Alice Walker

 

 

CLUBS, ACTIVITIES,  & GROUPS

Blind Date with a Book is happening all month in the library. Drop by and choose your date!

 

Are you interested in being a part of the best group on Campus next year?  2024-25 Senate applications are now available in the Activities Office and due by March 15.  Don’t be left out!

 

 

 

 

SENIORS: DID YOU FORGET TO ORDER ANNOUNCEMENTS?
 

 

Sandia's custom graduation announcement is still available!

ORDER WHILE SUPPLIES LAST!

 

Announcements can be ordered online until March 1st and in-store while supplies last. 

Contact Campus Specialties for a discount code on FREE handling/shipping!

505-275-9357

info@campusspecialtiesinc.com

 

 

Calling all NBA2k and Madden players! Do you want to letter in one more activity before the year ends? Do you like playing NBA2k or Madden24? Then we need you! We need two players to come play on Sandia’s esports team! We have fun and you only have to commit to once a week for matches! This is something fun that is very flexible even if you are in another sport currently! Please reach out to Coach Ulibarri in the Registrar’s office or come to D3 right after school! We will see you this afternoon!

 

 

 

 

Winter spirit week is this week!

Happy Pajama day!

 

 

Winter Ball is tomorrow from 7-9:30 p.m. here at Sandia.   Entrance will be the gym doors across from the Commons.

 

Tickets are sold in the Commons at lunch today for $10 each. 

NO tickets will be sold at the door.

All students bringing a guest must purchase the guest ticket with a completed guest form. 

 

Today is also the last days to sign up for the WinterBall Snow Court. It is for all grade levels for guys and girls

Let’s see who’s class will have the most candidates!

Sign-ups are now available in the Activities Office! 

Sign-ups end at lunch today.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Are you motivated to help address the #1 student concern for Sandia students, which is substance use?  See Ms. Ashby in the counseling office about a youth challenge to help spread awareness of the dangers of fake pills and fentanyl use.  Use your creativity for an important cause! Winners of this national challenge will receive up to $5000 in cash prizes for their video submissions. Deadline is Feb 26th.

 

 

 

 

AFRICAN AMERICAN YOUTH EMPOWERMENT SUMMIT - REGISTRATION

Registration is open for the APS African American Youth Empowerment Summit, which will be held on March 2nd from 9:30am - 4:00pm at Cleveland Middle School.  A light breakfast and lunch will be available.  Participants will receive a certificate of participation signed by the Superintendent to use on their resume for college applications.

 

AA-YES is a youth cultural leadership event centered around the empowerment of African American / Black students and students committed to becoming strong allies. It is open to all APS high school students  (no matter their race/ethnicity/background). There will be opportunities for youth to build their cultural knowledge, develop skills around being a strong ally, learn about and celebrate their culture and history, and build community understanding and networks. This event is planned and hosted by the APS Coordinated School Health Department.

The summit's Instagram site is apsaayes.

Counseling

 

There will be a college representative from New Mexico Eastern University (NMEU), a public, affordable, and accredited college with over 60 majors and programs, a friendly community & a family-like atmosphere here TODAY Friday, February 23rd outside of counseling at 9:30am. See Mr. Vopalka for a pass.

February 22, 2024

Sandia High School Announcements

February 22, 2024

 

Good morning Matadors! 

Please stand for the Pledge of Allegiance.

 

It’s Black History Month!

We will be announcing fun and important facts all month.

Question:  Which Scientist helped southern farmers by finding hundreds of new uses for sweet potatoes and peanuts?

Answer:  George Washington Carver

 

 

CLUBS, ACTIVITIES,  & GROUPS

Congratulations to our mock trial team who are going to State next month! They places 12/40 at Regionals this past weekend.

 

Blind Date with a Book is happening all month in the library. Drop by and choose your date!

 

Are you interested in being a part of the best group on Campus next year?  2024-25 Senate applications are now available in the Activities Office and due by March 15.  Don’t be left out!

SENIORS: DID YOU FORGET TO ORDER ANNOUNCEMENTS?
 

 

Sandia's custom graduation announcement is still available!

ORDER WHILE SUPPLIES LAST!

 

Announcements can be ordered online until March 1st and in-store while supplies last. 

Contact Campus Specialties for a discount code on FREE handling/shipping!

505-275-9357

info@campusspecialtiesinc.com

 

 

Calling all NBA2k and Madden players! Do you want to letter in one more activity before the year ends? Do you like playing NBA2k or Madden24? Then we need you! We need two players to come play on Sandia’s esports team! We have fun and you only have to commit to once a week for matches! This is something fun that is very flexible even if you are in another sport currently! Please reach out to Coach Ulibarri in the Registrar’s office or come to D3 right after school! We will see you this afternoon!

 

 

 

 

Winter spirit week is this week!

TOMORROW, Friday is Pajama day.

 

 

Winter Ball is this Saturday from 7-9:30 p.m. here at Sandia.

Tickets are now being sold in the Commons at lunch today through Friday the 23rd, for $10 each.  NO tickets will be sold at the door.

All students bringing a guest must purchase the guest ticket with a completed guest form.  These are available in the Activities Office.

 

 

Today and tomorrow are the last days to sign up for the WinterBall Snow Court. It is for all grade levels for guys and girls

Let’s see who’s class will have the most candidates!

Sign-ups are now available in the Activities Office! 

Last time to sign up will tomorrow at lunch.

 

 

 

 

 

Do you know the answers to these Trivia questions?

Comedian Jack Black is also a singer for which band?

Which film features a young boy called Ralphie Parker who is constantly told he will ‘shoot his eye out’.

In which sport is the America's Cup awarded?

How many balls are on a pool table at the start of a game?

AP/IB Ambassadors is hosting Trivia Night this Thursday at 6:30 in the Commons. Get your team together and come on out and have some fun! All proceeds are for a good cause.

 

 

Are you motivated to help address the #1 student concern for Sandia students, which is substance use?  See Ms. Ashby in the counseling office about a youth challenge to help spread awareness of the dangers of fake pills and fentanyl use.  Use your creativity for an important cause! Winners of this national challenge will receive up to $5000 in cash prizes for their video submissions. Deadline is Feb 26th.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

AFRICAN AMERICAN YOUTH EMPOWERMENT SUMMIT - REGISTRATION

Registration is open for the APS African American Youth Empowerment Summit, which will be held on March 2nd from 9:30am - 4:00pm at Cleveland Middle School.  A light breakfast and lunch will be available.  Participants will receive a certificate of participation signed by the Superintendent to use on their resume for college applications.

 

AA-YES is a youth cultural leadership event centered around the empowerment of African American / Black students and students committed to becoming strong allies. It is open to all APS high school students  (no matter their race/ethnicity/background). There will be opportunities for youth to build their cultural knowledge, develop skills around being a strong ally, learn about and celebrate their culture and history, and build community understanding and networks. This event is planned and hosted by the APS Coordinated School Health Department.

The summit's Instagram site is apsaayes.

 

Counseling

 

There will be a college representative from New Mexico Eastern University (NMEU) , a public, affordable, and accredited college with over 60 majors and programs, a friendly community & a family-like atmosphere here tomorrow Friday, February 23rd outside of counseling at 9:30am. See Mr. Vopalka for a pass.

February 21, 2024

Sandia High School Announcements

February 21, 2024

 

Good morning Matadors! 

Please stand for the Pledge of Allegiance.

 

It’s Black History Month!

We will be announcing fun and important facts all month.

Question:  Which US President signed the Civil Rights Act, which prohibited racial discrimination?

Answer:  Lyndon B. Johnson

 

CLUBS, ACTIVITIES,  & GROUPS

 

Congratulations to our mock trial team who are going to State next month! They places 12/40 at Regionals this past weekend.

 

Calling all NBA2k and Madden players! Do you want to letter in one more activity before the year ends? Do you like playing NBA2k or Madden24? Then we need you! We need two players to come play on Sandia’s esports team! We have fun and you only have to commit to once a week for matches! This is something fun that is very flexible even if you are in another sport currently! Please reach out to Coach Ulibarri in the Registrar’s office or come to D3 right after school! We will see you this afternoon!

 

 

Winter spirit week is this week!

Tomorrow, Thursday is show your sign day, Capricorn is white, aquarius is blue, pisces is black, aries is yellow, taurus is green, gemini is pink, cancer is purple, leo is red, virgo is orange, libra is brown, scorpio is grey and sagittarius is navy.

Friday is Pajama day.

 

 

Winter Ball is this Saturday from 7-9:30 p.m. here at Sandia.

Tickets are now being sold in the Commons at lunch today through Friday the 23rd, for $10 each.  NO tickets will be sold at teh door.

All students bringing a guest must purchase the guest ticket with a completed guest form.  These are available in the Activities Office.

 

 

This is the last week to sign up for the WinterBall Snow Court. It is for all grade levels for guys and girls

Let’s see who’s class will have the most candidates!

Sign-ups are now available in the Activities Office! 

Last time to sign up will be Friday, February 23 at lunch.

 

Feminist Student Union is meeting TODAY in C-3 during lunch! Bring a friend or two and join us! See you at lunch!

 

Do you know the answers to these Trivia questions?

Comedian Jack Black is also a singer for which band?

Which film features a young boy called Ralphie Parker who is constantly told he will ‘shoot his eye out’.

In which sport is the America's Cup awarded?

How many balls are on a pool table at the start of a game?

AP/IB Ambassadors is hosting Trivia Night this Thursday at 6:30 in the Commons. Get your team together and come on out and have some fun! All proceeds are for a good cause.

 

 

 

 

Are you motivated to help address the #1 student concern for Sandia students, which is substance use?  See Ms. Ashby in the counseling office about a youth challenge to help spread awareness of the dangers of fake pills and fentanyl use.  Use your creativity for an important cause! Winners of this national challenge will receive up to $5000 in cash prizes for their video submissions. Deadline is Feb 26th.

 

 

Blind Date with a Book is happening all month in the library. Drop by and choose your date!

 

Are you interested in being a part of the best group on Campus next year?  2024-25 Senate applications are now available in the Activities Office.  Don’t be left out!

 

 

 

AFRICAN AMERICAN YOUTH EMPOWERMENT SUMMIT - REGISTRATION

Registration is open for the APS African American Youth Empowerment Summit, which will be held on March 2nd from 9:30am - 4:00pm at Cleveland Middle School.  A light breakfast and lunch will be available.  Participants will receive a certificate of participation signed by the Superintendent to use on their resume for college applications.

 

AA-YES is a youth cultural leadership event centered around the empowerment of African American / Black students and students committed to becoming strong allies. It is open to all APS high school students  (no matter their race/ethnicity/background). There will be opportunities for youth to build their cultural knowledge, develop skills around being a strong ally, learn about and celebrate their culture and history, and build community understanding and networks. This event is planned and hosted by the APS Coordinated School Health Department.

The summit's Instagram site is apsaayes.

February 20, 2024

Sandia High School Announcements
February 20, 2024


Good morning Matadors!  
Please stand for the Pledge of Allegiance.

It’s Black History Month!
We will be announcing fun and important facts all month.
Question:  Who was the first African American to win an Academy AwArd for best Actor?
Answer:  Sidney Poitier

CLUBS, ACTIVITIES,  & GROUPS

Congratulations to our mock trial team who are going to State next month! They placed 12/40 at Regionals this past weekend.


Winter spirit week is this week!
Tomorrow, Wednesday is Shine Bright Like A Star, Wear Neon colors.
Thursday is show your sign day, Capricorn is white, aquarius is blue, pisces is black, aries is yellow, taurus is green, gemini is pink, cancer is purple, leo is red, virgo is orange, libra is brown, scorpio is grey and sagittarius is navy.
Friday is Pajama day.


Winter Ball is this Saturday from 7-9:30 p.m. here at Sandia.
Tickets will be sold in the Commons at lunch today through Friday the 23rd, for $10 each.
All students bringing a guest must purchase the guest ticket with a completed guest form.  These are available in the Activities Office.


This is the last week to sign up for the WinterBall Snow Court. It is for all grade levels for guys and girls
Let’s see who’s class will have the most candidates!
Sign-ups are now available in the Activities Office!  
Last time to sign up will be Friday, February 23 at lunch.



Do you know the answers to these Trivia questions?
Comedian Jack Black is also a singer for which band?
Which film features a young boy called Ralphie Parker who is constantly told he will ‘shoot his eye out’.
In which sport is the America's Cup awarded?
How many balls are on a pool table at the start of a game?
AP/IB Ambassadors is hosting Trivia Night this Thursday at 6:30 in the Commons. Get your team together and come on out and have some fun! All proceeds are for a good cause.

Feminist Student Union is meeting TOMORROW in room C-3 during lunch! See you there!



Are you motivated to help address the #1 student concern for Sandia students, which is substance use?  See Ms. Ashby in the counseling office about a youth challenge to help spread awareness of the dangers of fake pills and fentanyl use.  Use your creativity for an important cause! Winners of this national challenge will receive up to $5000 in cash prizes for their video submissions. Deadline is Feb 26th.


Blind Date with a Book is happening all month in the library. Drop by and choose your date!

Are you interested in being a part of the best group on Campus next year?  2024-25 Senate applications are now available in the Activities Office.  Don’t be left out!



AFRICAN AMERICAN YOUTH EMPOWERMENT SUMMIT - REGISTRATION
Registration is open for the APS African American Youth Empowerment Summit, which will be held on March 2nd from 9:30am - 4:00pm at Cleveland Middle School.  A light breakfast and lunch will be available.  Participants will receive a certificate of participation signed by the Superintendent to use on their resume for college applications.

AA-YES is a youth cultural leadership event centered around the empowerment of African American / Black students and students committed to becoming strong allies. It is open to all APS high school students  (no matter their race/ethnicity/background). There will be opportunities for youth to build their cultural knowledge, develop skills around being a strong ally, learn about and celebrate their culture and history, and build community understanding and networks. This event is planned and hosted by the APS Coordinated School Health Department.
The summit's Instagram site is apsaayes.

Counseling
There will be a college representative from Fort Lewis College, a public liberal arts college in Durango, Colorado. on Wednesday, February 21st at 9:30am outside of counseling. See Mr. Vopalka for a pass.