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Superintendent’s Project Challenge

Funded by LAPS Foundation

For details about the Challenge, click here.

If you have questions, click here.

To see the winning projects for Round 1, click here.

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Celebrating Graduating Seniors

May is Celebrating Our Graduating Seniors Month!  What a great way to begin the celebration by putting a sign in each senior’s yard to congratulate them.  The last month of school will look a lot different than usual but our community is committed to honoring the 12th graders who have worked so hard to make


“On behalf of the Los Alamos Public Schools students and staff, THANK YOU!  The Foundation is a wonderful partner in education and is helping meet essential needs in our schools.”–Dr. Kurt Steinhaus, Superintendent, Los Alamos Public Schools

Investing in Brighter Futures

The Los Alamos Public Schools Foundation is an independent non-profit organization that supports, challenges, and invests in a successful future for all Los Alamos public school students. Since its inception in 2005, the LAPS Foundation has raised more than $1 million to fund opportunities and materials for students, provide professional development for district educators, defray operating expenses, and assist with capital improvements to enrich learning environments in the Los Alamos public schools. The LAPS Foundation raises money through generous contributions from individuals and organizations who share the Foundation’s core values.  Donations to LAPS Foundation are tax deductible.