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APS: Request for Field or Activity Trip Form
– In-District: 5 days in advance
– In-State (Out-of District): 10 days in advance
– Out-of-State: 15 days in advance


2020-2021 Additional Dates of STEM Programming  

*subject to change due to NM Dept. of Health recommendations

July 27-20 – NSTA STEM20: Virtual Event
Sept. – UNM School of Engineering Open House
Oct. 19-23 – Nuclear Science Week: Nuclear Museum (Abq, NM)
Oct. 28-30 – NSTA Regional Conference (Portland, OR)
Nov. – Discovery Festival NM (Abq. NM)
Dec. 9-11 – NSTA Regional Conference (Los Angeles, CA)
Jan. – Expanding Your Horizons: UNM main campus (Abq. NM)
Feb. – DOE Regional High School Science Bowl (Abq. NM)
Feb. 16 – NM Future City Competition: UNM (Abq. NM)
Feb. – NM Science Olympiad (Socorro, NM)
Feb. – Discover STEM Week: Nuclear Museum (Abq. NM)
Feb. – 
VEX RC State Championship (Abq. NM)
March – DOE Regional Middle School Science Bowl (Abq. NM)
March  – Central NM STEM Research Challenge (Abq. NM)
April – NM Envirothon (Glorieta, NM)
April – Engineering Energy Day: UNM SOE (Abq, NM)
April – NM Supercomputing Challenge @ Expo NM (Abq, NM)
April-May – DOE National Science Bowl (Washington, DC)
May – Robo Rave International (Abq, NM)
Spring 2021 – 
Abq. Mini-Maker Faire: Villa Hispana, NM Expo (Abq, NM)
July 28-30, 2021 – NSTA STEM Forum & Expo (Detroit, MI)

Past Central Inner Region Events

Friday, 07/31/20202020 MESA USA Showcase»

The MESA USA National Engineering Design Competition for the 2019-2020 year was Arduino-based Solutions for Humans. It asked students to implement the Human-Centered Design approach to find a client in…

05/13-05/15/2020CI RAM #2: End of the Year»

Middle School = 2-3 pm on Wednesday, 5/13 High School = 2:30-3:30 pm on Thursday, 5/14 OR 10:30-11:30 am on Friday, 5/15 (choose one) Time: tbd via doodle poll Includes: $40…

04/30-04/09/2020Isotopes STEAM-venture»

CANCELLED Dates: Thursday, April 30 vs. Reno Aces AND Monday, May 11th vs. Las Vegas Aviators Cost: $8/ticket total (lunch ticket for a hotdog & drink included) MESA can fund $3…

04/07-04/10/2020Senior Incentive Field Trip 2020»

Due to the current COVID-19 Pandemic, this event is currently CANCELLED, Please see our News Section for current updated notices.     The Senior Incentive Field Trip (SIFT) has been scheduled…