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Event Calendar Keeps ASK Community In The Loop

September 27, 2017

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    By Madeline Peterson With all of the events that go on at The Academy, it can be difficult for scholars, staff, and parents to keep up. An ASK Academy calendar has been created that keeps scholars updated on testing days, vacation, graduation, and other school-wide events.  The calendar can be found at http://www.theaskacademy.org/Calendar, […]

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End of Year Events

May 17, 2017

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By Naudia Lane Tuesday, May 23: 8:00 AM-12:00 PM: Finals for periods 1, 2, and 3 12:10 PM-12:30 PM: Middle School Awards Assembly 12:30 PM-1:00 PM: Lunch/break will be served by the Food Truck and Snow-cones 1:00 PM-2:30 PM: Soccer tournament will be at the Vista Hills Park. Mr. Divett and other project managers will […]

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5th Annual Graduation Kicks Off Tomorrow Evening

May 16, 2017

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    By Noelle Hoenig As the end of the year quickly approaches, the scholars of the ASK Academy scurry restlessly to finish EOCs and bring up grades as best they can. However, for the Class of 2017, all is complete and graduation is leaving them on their toes in anticipation. To graduate is an […]

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Second PE Option for Scholars

April 26, 2017

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  By Faustina Crum   Next year, even more scholars will be filling the halls of ASK, and there is concern about balancing the number of students in the PE elective. PE is required by the state of New Mexico – and ASK only has one PE teacher, Candice Lemons. Often times, students wait until […]

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Prom Night Fast Approaching

April 12, 2017

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By Ashana Gonzalez Glitz, glamor and the elegance of the 1920s is what this year’s prom is all about. ASK’s prom season is upon us, and will be held this Saturday at Hotel Albuquerque (800 Rio Grande Blvd NW) from 8 pm – 11 pm, tickets are $20.  Light refreshments will be provided. A senior […]

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Art for a Cause: Scholar’s Painting Showcased in Local Event

April 7, 2017

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By: Ashana Gonzalez “An artistic interpretation of sexual violence impact and prevention.” The Rape Crisis Center of Central New Mexico (RCCCNM) is showcasing art from youths (ages 10-20) across the state in the “Young Voices New Mexico: Rise! React! Respond! art contest.” The RCCCNM invited New Mexico youth to showcase art that was inspired by consent, the […]

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Photo of the Week: Tripping on Acid, a Dangerous Game

February 23, 2017

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Anti-Valentine’s Day Dissections

February 14, 2017

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    By Noelle Hoenig The atmosphere of room 103 was lively as middle school scholars worked in teams to cut up the long stems and pretty petals of colorful flowers. In honor of Valentine’s Day, Mrs. Erickson’s 7th grade life science class dissected flowers, labeling the experience “Anti-Valentine’s Day” as an ironic spin on […]

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Minor Explosion Causes School Evacuation Yesterday Afternoon

November 18, 2016

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      By: Benjamin Lockard Classes were interrupted by an unexpected fire drill yesterday during seventh period. What was thought to be another routine fire drill turned out to be the actual smoke alarm, which was triggered by smoke billowing out of the robotics storage room. A lithium ion battery in the robotics storage room overheated and exploded. […]

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Photos: It Takes Brains to Bake

October 26, 2016

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Ms. Plomaritas’ Principles of Biomedical Science classes prepare for their career presentations by bringing in edible props for the middle school scholars today.        

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