WHO:  UNM Regents and AIMS, Albuquerque Institute for Math and Science (UNM attendees - Regent Bradley Hosmer, Regent Conrad James, Regent Jamie Koch and Provost Chaouki Abdallah)

WHAT:  National Blue Ribbon Shield Award Presentation. The UNM Regents will present the award to Kathy Sandoval-Snider, AIMS director. The award is part of a national program by the U.S. Department of Education that recognizes schools of educational excellence. The National Blue Ribbon Schools Program award recognizes public and private elementary, middle and high schools where students either achieve very high learning standards or are making notable improvements toward those standards. AIMS was one of only 12 charter schools nationally to receive the prestigious award recognizing its ‘exemplary high performance’ this last September.

WHEN: Friday, Jan. 17, 2013 at 9:30 a.m.

WHERE: In the AIMS gym, 933 Bradbury St., SE Albuquerque

 Steve Carr | scarr@unm.edu | 505.277.1821