Forget Algebra

Teachers, do you have a great idea?  Our fall grant cycle is open until November 30th.  Forget Algebra, a recent example of a Great Ideas grant, brought together about 30 students from the high school to Project Y on September 24ths.  They participated in a workshop presented by Nate Delgado, LAHS Alumnus from the Class [...]

Hilltopper 5K was a success!

Thanks to all the cross country coaches and athletes for helping with our first 5K!  We had over 70 participants and perfect weather.

Fall Grant Cycle Opens September 1st!

Our grant cycle will be open for three months.  Teachers, let us know your great ideas, professional development needs and book group requests.  LAPS Foundation can't wait to fund them.

LAMS Makerspace

Students at Los Alamos Middle School enjoyed working in the makerspace at the library.  Thanks to a generous grant from N3B, the Foundation provided lots of materials for students to work with this spring.  Learning looks like fun!

Spring Grant Cycle

Our spring grant cycle opens February 1st.  Teachers have three months to apply for Great Ideas Grants, Professional Development Grants and Professional Book Group Grants.  Mini Grants and Wellness Grants are also available.  No deadlines!  LAPS Foundation is here to support our schools.

Promoting Career Opportunities for all Students

Students at LAHS learned about different career and local college options at the Careers Fair in the auto shop in December. LAPS Foundation is excited to help sponsor events where students find out about many options for life after high school, not just the traditional college path. There are lots of opportunities out there!  

Appreciating LAPS Staff

Delivering cookies to LAPS staff is one of our favorite activities throughout the year.  We want them to know how much we appreciate what they do everyday.  LAPS students are fortunate to have wonderful teachers, assistants, administrators, bus drivers, facility managers and everyone that makes up the LAPS team.  Thank you for everything you do [...]

Thank you!

Thanks to all who made Taste of Knowledge 2021 a success!  We were thrilled to be able to host an in person event this year.  Beautiful weather, wonderful food, great music from talented students and lots of help from volunteers. We appreciate your support of Los Alamos Public Schools!

Homecoming Court for a Cause

Join the 2021 Homecoming Court in making a positive impact.  The students are encouraging members of the community to donate to the LAPS Foundation, specifically to fund student grants for the 2021-2022 school year.  


We're super proud of the 20 graduating seniors who were awarded scholarships this year.  LAPS Foundation awards 11 scholarships and administers several additional memorial scholarships~a total amount of $49,300 awarded to deserving students in 2021 for their outstanding qualities.