APS Board Votes To Extend Virtual Learning Through The First Semester


The Albuquerque Public Schools Board voted 6-1 Wednesday night to extend virtual learning through the first semester. In-person learning for most students will now have to wait until at least January. However, the district will make an exception for students with special needs.

APS also disclosed the results of their recent survey:

APS Survey Results

56.3% say they're "very uncomfortable" with kids returning to school buildings

61.4% say it's an “unnecessary risk”

Transferring to a school that’s learning in-person: 

29.2% thinking about it

10.3% have done it already

Switching to homeschooling:

34.2% thinking about it

11.7% have already switched

*59,000 people surveyed, more than a 25% responded