Arrowhead Park Medical Academy

Las Cruces Public Schools

Arrowhead Park Medical Academy (APMA) is a freestanding early college high school as part of the Las Cruces Public Schools (LCPS) located in Las Cruces, New Mexico. Arrowhead’s postsecondary partners include Doña Ana Community College (DACC) and New Mexico State University (NMSU). Arrowhead Park utilizes a block schedule that aligns with the college course calendar/schedule. Students attend four courses each semester enabling them to complete eight high school credits per year. In ninth and tenth grade, dual credit courses are integrated into the daily schedule on the APMA campus. During their freshmen and sophomore year, students enroll in three to six college credit hours per semester. Later in their junior and senior years, students are able to enroll in more dual credit courses completing up to 15 college credit hours per semester.

Reflecting the need for Health Occupation workers in our region, APMA students enroll in general Medical pathways preparing them for seamless transition into Bachelors programs in all areas Health Occupations. Technical pathways are also available. Students may pursue completion of an Associate program in a variety of health occupation areas, however the medical associate programs are primary 2 plus 1 programs that students from Arrowhead apply for admission to once they graduate and/or turn 18 years of age.

Contact Information

Physical Address Principal
3600 Arrowhead Dr., Las Cruces, NM, 88011 Gabby Alaniz
[email protected]
575-527-9540
Mailing Address School Counselor
3600 Arrowhead Dr., Las Cruces, NM, 88011 Eddie Reyna
[email protected]
575-527-9540
Phone Website
575-527-9540 http://lcps.k12.nm.us/schools/high-schools/arrowhead-park-medical-academy

Las Cruces Public Schools

Physical Address Superintendent
505 South Main, Suite 249, Las Cruces, NM, 88011 Dr. Greg Ewing
Mailing Address County
505 South Main, Suite 249, Las Cruces, NM, 88011 Doña Ana
Phone Website
575-527-5800 http://www.lcps.net/

ECHS Overview

ECHS Model Enrollment – Initial Year
Freestanding

Initial Year Enrollment 2017-2018
Grade 9 = 68
Grade 10 = 62
Grade 11 = 58
Grade 12 = 48

Postsecondary Partners Enrollment – Previous
Doña Ana Community College

Previous Enrollment 2017-2018
Grade 9 = 68
Grade 10 = 62
Grade 11 = 58
Grade 12 = 48

Postsecondary Certificates Enrollment – Projected
Certified Nursing Assistant; EKG Technician; Phlebotomy Technician

Projected Enrollment 2018-2019
Grade 9 = 78
Grade 10 = 61
Grade 11 = 61
Grade 12 = 53

Postsecondary Degrees - Associate’s
Associate of Science

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