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Zia Elementary School Hours

Warning bell rings at 8:48

Instruction begins at 8:53.  Students are expected to be in the classroom and ready to learn at this time.


Students arriving after 8:53 must have parents sign them in at the office, and we will give the child a tardy slip. The child will walk to class on their own, so as to minimize disruptions. School staff will escort Kindergarten students, and those who need assistance.


Dismissal: 3:44 Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday

Wednesday: Early release at 12:30


The main office is open from 8:00 am through 4:30 pm Monday through Friday during the school year

Principal Walk-in Office Hours: Mondays 3:45-4:30 pm; and Fridays 7:30-8:30 am

Kindergarten Parents

Click here to download the Parent Information Booklet for Kindergarten Parents from Albuquerque Public Schools


Educator Resources

Here, the Zia educational community provides links to articles, resources and ideas that can help teachers, parents, and community members discover the best practices in teaching and learning.

Turning the community into a classroom

Why ask "Why"? 

Why Students Need Brain Breaks 

The Importance of Field Trips

Experiential/ Project Based Learning: Students in Goshen study their carbon footprints

Experiential/ Outdoor Learning 

Reducing Test Stress


Welcome to Zia!

We are here to help your child learn and grow, and that process includes you! We welcome your participation, your input, and your ideas.


If you wish to VOLUNTEER with us, please set up a time with our volunteer coordinator, Corinne Martinez, who can guide you through the process and get you signed up. Teachers need help with making copies, coordinating and preparing materials, or just an extra hand in the classroom.


If you want to provide input and ideas for the school, please come and be part of our PTA. All are welcome at monthly meetings.

Bienvenido a Zia!

Estamos aquí para ayudar a su hijo a aprender y crecer, ¡y ese proceso lo incluye a usted! Damos la bienvenida a su participación, sus aportes y sus ideas

Si desea VOLUNTARIAMENTE con nosotros, por favor, establezca un tiempo con nuestra coordinadora voluntaria, Corinne Martínez, quien le guiará a través del proceso y le inscribirá.

Si desea proporcionar aportaciones e ideas para la escuela, por favor venga y forme parte de nuestra PTA. Todos son bienvenidos en las reuniones cada mes.

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