Panther News

We think the students and staff of Animas schools are pretty great, and we want to share all the good news and keep you informed about the important events and happenings. So be sure to stop by here often for all the latest info.

Animas Elementary School Spring Fling

Animas Elementary recently had their annual spring fling on Wednesday, March 15.  The spring fling showcased artwork, music, and basketball skills. Animas Elementary also treated parents and students to a hamburger dinner after the event. Everyone who participated had a great time!

Congratulations to Leann Ashurst!

We would like to congratulate Leann Ashurst in her recent win at the New Mexico State Mock Trial Court Artist Competition! Leann will compete at nationals in May in Hartford, Connecticut. Congratulations, Leann! We wish you the best at nationals!


UH-72 Helicopter Visits Animas Schools

C co 3/140th aviation security and support company with the New Mexico Army National Guard flew their UH-72 helicopter to Animas schools to give a presentation to the students and faculty. The students even had the opportunity to tour the aircraft! A special thanks to Panther parent Shane Hobbs and the New Mexico Army National Guard for making the presentation possible. 

Congratulations, Rayce Wagley!

Rayce Wagley, a senior at Animas High School, received a nomination for an NMAA Extraordinary Participation Scholarship by Animas AD, Jacque Davenport. Rayce's credentials proved to be extraordinary, and he was the recipient of this scholarship, receiving his award at the state basketball tournament from the NMAA. Rayce is involved in athletics, drama, mock trial, Big Brother Big Sister, NHS, 4-H, and with his class. Rayce still maintains a high GPA while also earning awards for all of his extra-curricular activities. Congratulations, Rayce!

Pumpkin Patch Field Trip

Our kindergarteners and first graders recently enjoyed a trip to Apple Annie's Pumpkin Patch. The students enjoyed wearing their new Animas Panther t-shirts while picking a pumpkin.

Kindergarteners and First Graders at Pumpkin Patch Kindergarteners and First Graders at Pumpkin Patch

Animas Public Schools | Located At: #1 Panther Blvd., Animas, NM 88020
Mailing Address: P.O. Box 85, Animas, NM 88020  Phone: (575) 548.2299  Fax: (575) 548.2388