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February 14 – Help Shower LAPS with Love!

February 14 – High School Alumni Seek to Name Stage after Ross and Lola Ramsey

March 7 – One More Week to Shower Teachers with Love!

March 23 – LAPS and LAPS Foundation Honor Elementary Teachers for achieving LETRs Certification 

April 14 – LAPS Foundation’s Judy Bjarke McKenzie and Jenny McCumber Go All Out for Education

June 10 – LAPS Foundation Recognizes Scholarship Winners and Educators of Distinction

June 13 – Larry Baca Memorial Scholarship Awarded to Ryan Aldaz

June 17 – Olivia Bell and Wayne Williams Awarded the Jim Sims Memorial Engineering Scholarship

June 20 – Career Technical Scholarship Awarded to Matthew Campbell

June 25 –  June Ettinger Memorial Scholarship Awarded to Kate Whitley

June 29 – Kristin Kosiewicz Scholarship

June 30 – Sophia Feldman Memorial Scholarship

July 21 – Alumni Tour of Los Alamos High School This Sunday

August 2 – LAPS Foundation Announces Hilltopper 5K Sunday August 21st

September 7 – HillHopper Homecoming at the Tub Saturday September 17th

September 13 – LAPS Students Promote Court for a Cause

September 15 – LAHS Alum Shares Santa Fe Opera Experience with LAHS Technical Theater Classes

September 22 – LAPS Foundation Hosts Taste of Knowledge Sunday October 2nd

September 26 – Local Students Cultivate Resume Skills and More at Forget Algebra Workshop

September 30 – Tickets Still Available for Sunday’s Taste of Knowledge

December 12 – LAPS Foundation Announces Scholarship Details for 2023

January 14 – Jenny McCumber Takes Helm at LAPS Foundation

February 18 – LAPS Foundation Grant Applications Now Being Accepted

April 7 – LAPSF announces Superintendent’s Project Challenge

April 20 – Superintendent’s Project Challenge Winners Announced

April 22 – Unexpected Upside to Superintendent’s Project Challenge

April 22 – Looking for a Way to Encourage Students as they Finish Out the School Year?

April 27 – LAHS Seniors Yard Sign Surprise Brings Joy To Students, Families And Communities At Large

May 1 – Creativity Continues in Superintendent’s Project Challenge

May 15 – More Winners in Superintendent’s Project Challenge

June 1 – Final Awards in Superintendent’s Project Challenge

June 9 – Our School District’s Inspiring Way To Engage Students During Pandemic: Lessons In Hope And Resilience

June 23 – LAPS Foundation Recognizes Scholarship Winners and “Educators of Distinction”

June 24 – Jim Sims Memorial Engineering Scholarships Awarded

June 25 – Larry Baca Memorial Scholarship Awarded

June 27 – Friends Of Libraries And LAPS Foundation Award 2020 June Ettinger Memorial Scholarship To Amaya Coblentz

June 30 – Irene Boone Memorial Scholarships Awarded

July 20 – Kick COVID and Support Students

July 24 – Kick COVID for All Toppers

July 28 – Sophia Feldman Memorial Scholarship Awarded To LAHS 2020 Graduates

August 12 – How You Can Help Students and Teachers Returning to School this Fall

August 17 – Please Give to LAPS Foundation through LANL’s Giving Campaign

August 22 – It’s All About the Kids

September 22 – LAPS Foundation Opens Fall Grant Cycle

September 29 – Los Alamos High School Students Promote Court for a Cause

October 26 – Helping Teachers Stand Up to Challenges This Year

December 7 – A School Day in this Covid Life 1

December 14 – A School Day in this Covid Life 2

December 19 – A School Day in this Covid Life 3

January 8 – Steinhaus: HUGE Thank You To Los Alamos Community For Making Today’s Return To School A Success!

January 10 – Project Lit Book Group Kicks Off At Los Alamos High School With Funding From LAPS Foundation

February 22 – Chamisa Elementary School Teachers Collaborate On Artist In Residence Project Funded By LAPS Foundation

March 19 – LAPS Foundation And Los Alamos Daily Post Enter Into Partnership For Education Innovation

June 5 – Los Alamos Public Schools Foundation Recognizes Scholarship Winners And ‘Educators Of Distinction’

June 24 – Taste Of Knowledge Offers Two Opportunities This Year

July 15 –LAPS Foundation: Taste Of Knowledge Evening Event Sold Out, Afternoon Tickets Still Available

August 7 – Los Alamos Public Schools Foundation Donates $15,000 To Refresh And Refurbish Staff Lounges

August 23 – Taste Of Knowledge Event Is Sold Out; Online Silent Auction Is Open To Everyone

August 25 – Silent Auction For Taste of Knowledge Is Now Live!

August 26 – Scenes: Taste Of Knowledge ‘Afternoon In Provence’

August 26 –Scenes From Taste Of Knowledge ‘Evening In Paris’

September 19 –LAPS Foundation Says THANK YOU For ‘Taste Of Knowledge’ Fundraiser Record-Breaking Success

September 20 – LAPS Foundation Grant Applications Deadline Sept. 30

October 25 – LAPS Foundation doing even more this Fall

November 19 – LAPS Foundation Appreciation Week Dec. 2-6

December 21 – Lou and Pat Santoro Donate to LAPS Foundation

December 19 – Lou Santoro State Farm Insurance Agency Donates $2,500 To LAPS Foundation

December 4 – TechSource Donates $5,000 To LAPS Foundation

December 4 – TechSource donates funds to LAPS Foundation

December 3 – Unique STEM Opportunities At LAMS

November 17 – LAPS Foundation Appreciation Week Nov. 26-30

November 16 – TechSource To Match Online Donations To LAPS Foundation Including New Text-To-Give Feature

October 19 – Thanks To Many For Taste Of Knowledge Success!

October 13 – LAPS Board Meeting Summary For Oct. 9

October 8 – Scenes From A Taste Of Knowledge

August 28 – Getting The Next Generation Science Standards Into The Classroom

June 24 – Ben Rees Wins 2018 Thomas Intrator Scholarship

June 22 – Irene Boone Memorial Scholarship Winners Named

June 20 – Isabella Stephens Wins 2018 June Ettinger Memorial Scholarship

June 20 – Two Future Engineers Awarded Jim Sims Memorial Engineering Scholarship

June 19 – Three LAHS Students Awarded 2018 George And Joan Bjarke Educational Scholarships

June 8 – Twelve Students Receive LAPS Foundation Scholarships; Each Names Their ‘Educators Of Distinction’

May 24 – LAPS Foundation to Launch LAHS Yearbooks Online

May 23 – Art teachers find inspiration at national convention

May 18 – Los Alamos Art Teachers Find Inspiration At National Convention

April 10 – LAPS Foundation Gives Aspen Elementary School Educators Tools To Teach Empathy

April 9 – Letters to the Editor 4-8-18

April 9 – Letter To The Editor: Foundation thankful for parents who contributed to recent telethon

April 6 – Letter To The Editor: Thank You LAPS Parents

April 5 – LAPS Foundation Partners With CB FOX To Offer Los Alamos High School Alumni T-Shirts

April 4 – Harriet Dodder Books Memorial helps raise funds during library week

April 3 – Library Week Begins April 8

March 29 – 2018 Los Alamos Living Treasures: George Best, Cheryl Pongratz And Ruth Williamson

March 14 – LAPS Foundation Board Member Observes Piñon Teachers Collaborating To Improve Student Outcomes

March 10 – Class Of ‘98 Launches Topper Trot … Open To Public

March 6 – LAPS Foundation Facilitates $1,800 Donation To Robotics Team From Santa Fe Auto Park

February 28, 2018 – Los Alamos High School And LAPS Foundation Team Up To Reach Math Students At All Levels

February 16, 2018 – LAPS: Thanks For Successful Show Up! It Matters!

February 12 – Radio Interview with Student Board Members Ruby Selvage and Vincent Marciano

February 12 – Los Alamos Public Schools Foundation Student Board Members Organize Telethon Fundraiser

February 8, 2018 – Santa Fe Auto Park Ride & Drive At Smiths Friday & Saturday Supports LAHS Robotics Team

January 27, 2018 – LAPS Foundation Sends LAMS Band Director Ryan Finn to World’s Largest Music Conference

December 19, 2017 – LAPS Foundation Seeks to Connect with LAHS Alumni

December 14, 2017 – Second Successful Community Book Group

December 8, 2017 – Papa Murphy’s Donates to LAPS Foundation

December 1, 2017 – LAPS Promotes ‘Show Up! It Matters!’ Theme

November 24, 2017 – Triple LAPS Foundation Donations on #GivingTuesday!

October 31, 2017 – LAPS Foundation: Thank you Los Alamos!

October 16 – Scenes from Taste of Knowledge Event Saturday

October 9, 2017 – LAHS Class of 1967 Tours High School

September 11, 2017 – LAPS Announces Second Session Of Healthy Schools Initiative Community Book Read

August 11, 2017 – LAPS Foundation Facilitates $75K In Donations 2016-17

July 15, 2017 – Students Honored With Jim Sims Memorial Engineering Scholarship 

June 25, 2017- ‘Sometimes We Tell The Truth’ Author Bethany Rose Click Awarded June Ettinger Memorial Scholarship

June 22, 2017 – Devine Fellers And Erica Keevama Awarded Irene Boone Memorial Scholarship 

June 8, 2017 – LAPS Foundation Scholarship Winners Announced 

June 8, 2017 – Keevama Awarded 2017 Thomas Intrator Scholarship

June 6, 2017 – Three Aspiring Nurses In Los Alamos Awarded Stoddard Nursing Scholarship 

June 5, 2017 – George And Joan Bjarke Honored By Scholarship Granted To Three LAHS Students 

May 23, 2017 – LAPS Foundation Grant Enables Santa Fe Artist To Lend Expertise And Inspiration To LAMS Students 

May 19, 2017 – Los Alamos Public Schools Recognizes Employees 

April 20, 2017 – Laura Loy Tapped To Lead LAPS Foundation

March 17, 2017 – School Board Honors Departing LAPS Foundation Executive Director

March 16, 2017 – LAPS Announces The Healthy Schools Initiative Community Book Read 

February 19, 2017 – Fancy Fiddles Auction Raises Thousands For Los Alamos Public Schools Orchestra Program 

February 9, 2017 – LAPS Foundation Professional Book Groups

February 3, 2017 – Joanna Gillespie Departs LAPS Foundation