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IMPORTANT SAFETY UPDATES, District News, and Information
Columbus Elementary will be released today at noon due to a power outage which is expected to be 4 hours in duration.
Lunch will be served to all students prior to dismissal.
Bussing has been arranged and will follow normal routes/drop-offs. Parents who pick up their children are able to do so at noon today.
Los alumnos de la Primaria Columbus saldrán hoy al mediodía debido a un corte de electricidad que se espera que dure 4 horas.
Se les dará comida a todos los estudiantes antes de la salida.
Los autobuses seguirán las rutas y paradas normales. Los padres que recogen a sus hijos pueden ir al mediodía por ellos a la escuela.

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About Deming Public Schools
About Deming Public Schools
Deming Public Schools is a public school district headquartered in Deming, New Mexico. It is the fifteenth largest school district in New Mexico. Located 33 miles north of the US-Mexico border, it serves the City of Deming, the village of Columbus as well as other areas in rural Luna County.

The Deming district has 10 schools: one Pre-K school; six elementary schools; one sixth-grade school; one middle school (7th-8th); and one high school. DPS has 6 multi-age JUMP classrooms (K-2nd) in 4 elementary schools. The district also offers bilingual/dual-language programs and Preschool on many campuses.

Student enrollment is approximately 5,200 students.

Deming Public Schools is the largest employer in Luna County with approximately 813 employees.

District Mission Statement
The Board of Education, staff, and community join forces to provide a high quality, comprehensive education for all Deming Public Schools students so that they will have the opportunity to prepare themselves to become productive, responsible, and culturally enriched citizens allowing them to meet the challenges of an ever-changing, global society.