Superintendent Trujillo’s Message Concerning COVID-19 And EPS

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  ESPAÑOLA, NM – The primary role of the Espanola Public Schools is to educate our community’s children. But EPS also provides a broader social and economic benefit for individuals, families and our community at large. During these unprecedented and challenging times in the shadow of the COVID-19 global pandemic, we are all reminded of […]

Española Public Schools Is Seeking Members To Appoint To The Superintendent’s Equity Council

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  The Council will begin meeting in January 2020 to address the educational inequities that exist within Bilingual Education, Indian Education, Special Education, and economically disadvantaged students supported by the ruling in the Yazzie/Martinez Lawsuit in 2018. The mission of the Council is to ensure EPS engages students in the highest quality learning, prepares students […]

Albuquerque Author Who Survived Off-The-Grid Childhood In New Mexico Wilderness, Speaks To Española Public Schools’ Elementary Student Council Members

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Albuquerque Author Who Survived Off-The-Grid Childhood In New Mexico Wilderness, Speaks To Española Public Schools’ Elementary Student Council Members

Chloe Rachel Gallaway will talk to local elementary students on resiliency and power within their story

ALBUQUERQUE, April 25, 2019—The Gallaway family of eight survived the wilderness of Northern New Mexico for 15 years in the 1970s and 1980s. Six children learned to live sustainably off the land, until one died in a tragic accident.

EPS State Of The Schools Address Tomorrow

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EPS State Of The Schools Address Tomorrow

Educational Services Open House follows address

The Española Public Schools Board of Education and Superintendent Gutierrez invites the public to the Española Public Schools State of the Schools Address and Educational Services Open House from 4 – 6 p.m. Wednesday, October the EPS Educational Services Center, 405 Hunter Street.
Refreshments and Tour of ESC immediately following the State of the Schools Address.

Española Schools Superintendent Resigns


At the tail end of the Wednesday’s Espanola School Board meeting the School Board came out of an executive session and announced the resignation of Superintendent Bobbie Gutierrez. Gutierrez’s seat was empty.

Prior to going into the closed executive session the school board and Gutierrez had heard public testimony…

Carinos To Take Over District Admin Building: School District Seeks Posada


After over a year of legal wrangling between the Espanola Public School District and Carinos de Los Ninos Charter School a judges ruling and subsequent negotiations have resulted in the school district administration deciding to vacate the administration building to allow Carinos to occupy it as their new campus.

This surprising decision is the latest step in an 11-year-old charter school, which has know many ups and downs over the past decade…

Superintendent Bobbie Gutierrez Receives New Contract

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Espanola Public Schools Board of Education approved a new annual contract for Superintendent Bobbie Gutierrez’s at their regular meeting on Wednesday, Feb 24.” President Pablo Lujan called for the motion to approve. Board member, Yolanda Salazar, made the motion to approve Superintendent Bobbie Gutierrez’s contract for another year, the second to Salazar’s motion came from board member, Elias Fresquez.

Gas Leak Forces EVHS To Cancel Classes Tuesday


Classes have been cancelled for Tuesday, Feb. 23 at Espanola Valley High School.  Late morning Monday staff and students reported smelling gas in the main building triggering an evacuation of all students from the school.

Most students were bused to Carlos Vigil Middle School where…