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Upcoming Construction Projects
04/19/2024
Deming Public School’s Construction Department will be working on several projects starting in April and continuing throughout the year. Construction contractors/workers are required to have security clearance and wear ID badges while on school and district property. Below is a breakdown of the upcoming projects. Please direct questions, comments, and concerns to the Construction Department at (575) 543-1060 or email [email protected].
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24-25 Online Registration Verification Required for ALL existing DPS students, Opens May 1st
04/17/2024
As we gear up for another exciting academic year, we want to let you know that beginning in the 24-25 school year, Deming Public Schools will require ALL students to verify and update student registration every school year. Registration for existing students will open on May 1, 2024.
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Deming Public Schools Calendar Survey
04/11/2024
As we continuously strive to refine our 2024-2025 school calendar to best meet the needs of our students, staff, and community, we have made some adjustments based on recent NM-PED rules, budgets, and your feedback. Unfortunately, due to a lack of funding for professional development, we have removed some of these days from the revised calendars. We are exploring alternatives to ensure planning time for teachers to create high quality learning experiences.
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24-25 DPS Calendar Survey
03/25/2024
Deming Public Schools is seeking input regarding the selection of next year’s instructional calendar. We invite students, parents, and Deming Public Schools staff to participate in this 5-10 minute survey. The link to the survey is available on our website at www.demingps.org or the direct link is below:
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DPS 2024-2025 Calendar Input Session
03/21/2024
You are invited to attend the School Year 2024-2025 Calendar Input Session. This is a valuable opportunity for you to share your thoughts and preferences on the calendar options for the next academic year.
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RMMS Community School Survey
03/19/2024
We invite RMMS parents and guardians to participate in a survey regarding the transformation of Red Mountain Middle School into a Community School. At its core, a Community School is not merely a place of learning, but a hub for holistic development, where education is seamlessly intertwined with community resources, support, and engagement. By embracing this model, Red Mountain Middle School aims to foster an environment where our students not only excel academically but also thrive socially, emotionally, and physically. ​
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Testing Days and Remote Learning at Deming High School and Mimbres Valley high School
03/05/2024
As a part of our ongoing commitment to providing your child with the best educational opportunities possible, Deming High School and Mimbres Valley High School want to notify parents and guardians of the upcoming testing and remote learning days. On Tuesday, March 26, 2024, only 11th graders and selected 12th graders will attend school in-person to take the NM-ASR science exam. Students in grades 9th, 10th, and non-selected 12th graders will participate in a remote learning day. Additionally, on Tuesday, April 16, 2024, only 9th and 11th graders (a few selected 12th graders) will attend school in-person to take the PSAT 9 and SAT. Students in 10th grade and non-selected 12th graders will participate in a remote learning day.
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Deming High School MESA Students Excel at New Mexico Governor’s STEM Challenge
01/25/2024
More than 400 high school students from 41 schools across New Mexico gathered at the University of New Mexico Student Union Building Saturday, January 20, 2024, to present their projects at the annual New Mexico Governor’s STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) Challenge. The New Mexico Governor’s STEM Challenge is a unique partnership between the public and private sectors that fosters the next generation of STEM leaders and innovators from our state. Started in 2019 by then-Secretary Bill McCamley of the Department of Workforce Solutions, the Challenge was created to be both a
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Chaparral New Drop-off and Pick-up Locations
01/03/2024
In consideration of safety and more efficient traffic flow, buses will have a new drop-off and pick-up location beginning Monday, January 8, 2024. School buses will now operate in the front of the school, utilizing the drive-through on Holly Street. Personal vehicles will not be allowed in the drive-through bus area from 7:30 to 8:05 AM and from 2:30 to 3:30 PM. No student drop-off or pick-up will be allowed at the front of the school during these times due to bus traffic and safety concerns.
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Pictured, from left, Milken Educator Awards Senior Vice President Dr. Jane Foley; Ruben S. Torres Elementary School Principal Connie Maag; New Mexico Lt. Governor Howie Morales; recipient Magali Gomez (NM '23); New Mexico Secretary of Public Education Dr. Arsenio Romero; New Mexico Public Education Department Public Information Officer Be… See more
Fifth grade teacher Magali Gomez’ high expectations for students yield academic and personal growth in her classroom
12/12/2023
When Magali Gomez walked into the Ruben S. Torres Elementary School gymnasium this morning for a school assembly, she was expecting to cheer on her students as they received accolades for improved attendance rates. Instead, she was the one being celebrated as Dr. Jane Foley, Milken Educator Awards senior vice president, New Mexico Lieutenant Governor Howie Morales and Dr. Arsenio Romero, New Mexico secretary of public education, surprised Gomez with the 2023 Milken Educator Award.
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School Zones, Bus Safety, and Bus Delays
07/31/2023
Deming Public Schools would like to remind the community to obey traffic laws and to use caution around school buses.
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