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Join various NM MESA Central Inner (CI) schools for our 2019 fall Rallies.  Students will participate in STEM activities with innovation, creativity and teamwork at the core of the day’s activities!

Location: Rio Grande Nature Center (RGNC) State Park Education Building

Time: 9:45 am – 1:15 pm

# of students/school: up to 20

Transportation: paid for by NM MESA, bus-pooling preferred, UBER or LYFT is good for Abq. based schools, please notify Kim of any carpooling student drivers and she will get them a giftcard!

Date sequence: appropriate costuming preferred!

Thursday, October 31st: all APS schools; Albuquerque Bulldogs, Del Norte Knights, Manzano Monarchs, nex+Gen Academy Griffins and the Valley Vikings

Tuesday, November 5th: Los Lunas Tigers, Valencia Jaguars, Belen Eagles, South Valley Academy Dragons and the Amy Biehl Lions 

Tentative Schedule:

  • 9:50-10:10 am – students arrive, chat and name-tag up
  • 10:10-10:30 am – introductions, objectives and resources
  • 10:30-11:30 am – STEM work-time
  • 11:30-12:15 pm – LUNCH break!  ** bring your own
  • 12:15-1:00 pm – STEM work-time & clean-up
  • 1:00-1:25 pm – students participate in gallery walk, conversation & conclusion
  • 1:30  – dismissal back to school

BUS SCHEDULES for 10/31 with Herrera Buses

Bus 1: 9:15 am @ Manzano HS to Valley HS @ 9:45 am to Rio Grande Nature Center State Park

Bus 2: 9:25 @ Del Norte HS/nex+Gen Academy to Rio Grande Nature Center (RGNC)

Bus 3: 9:30 am @ Albuquerque HS to RGNC

** all buses re-board at 1:15 pm