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National Honor Society

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The Atrisco Heritage Chapter of the National Honor Society is a duly chartered affiliated chapter of this prestigious national organization.  Membership is open to those students who meet the required standards in four areas of evaluation: scholarship, leadership, service and character.  Students in the 10th through 12th grades are eligible for membership.

Contact Mrs. Martinez in room D216 (M,W), Law Library TL-4D (T,Th)  or AHA extension 60031, or via email ( for more information.

About National Honor Society Club



Atrisco Heritage Academy High School 

Language Arts Department 


April 30, 2018 


Dear Future Honors or AP English Student, 


Congratulations on your selection of a Pre-AP (Honors English 10) or Advanced Placement Junior or Senior English class for next year.  We are excited to welcome you to our innovative, creative, and challenging curriculum designed to prepare you for collegiate courses in the future.  Selecting one of these courses is a huge step, but one you will not regret.  Welcome aboard!! 


We would like to share some really important aspects about our courses.  This curriculum will require: 

  • Homework of 30 minutes minimally on a daily basis, per class 

  • High standards for completion of work because of the weighted grade of this class 

  • Daily attendance to receive instruction and application of concepts necessary to complete assignments 

  • Assignments must be turned in on due date. Late work is not permitted. 

  • Outside of class reading on a consistent basis and assigned schedule 

  • A positive attitude towards learning new, exciting, and rigorous material to challenge you and prepare you academically for success  

To best prepare you for a great start next year, we are encouraging summer reading.  This assigned reading will be available either through our bookroom, online, or through a public library. These selections are literary texts that will lay a foundation for the upcoming year of comprehension, interpretation, and analysis. A written assessment of these skills will be given on 

Tuesday/Wednesday after Labor Day, September 4th-5th in your classes. 


Reading Selections per Grade level: 


10th Grade Honors: 

The Alchemist, Paulo Coelho 

Catcher in the Rye, JD Salinger 


11th Grade AP 

Outliers, Malcom Gladwell 

One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest, Ken Kesey 


12th Grade AP: 

Siddhartha, Herman Hesse 

Catch 22, Joseph Heller  


If you have any questions, please see Mr. Timothy Leyba, English Department Chair, or email him at


We are looking forward to working with you next year! 





The following are important dates regarding registration.  If you have any questions, please contact the school for clarification.


Las siguientes son fechas importantes con respecto al registro. Si tiene alguna pregunta, comuníquese con la escuela para obtener aclaraciones.




SENIORS ONLY - July 9th to July 13th:

  • CAP AND GOWN, PORTRAIT AND ID PHOTOS:  An appointment will be set up for you and a flyer will be mailed home from Lifetouch Photography.  It will provide your date and time of your appointment at AHA in the Main Cafeteria. It will also include a website to change the appointment if needed.  Once we receive the website address, we will post it on the AHA website.

ALL OTHER GRADES will take their Yearbook and ID photos beginning Monday, July 16th and continuing through Friday, July 20th from 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM in the Main Cafeteria.






There are 2 phases to registration.


Phase 1: You MUST first go online to to enter address, guardian contact and emergency contact information.  In order to enter this information you must have first created a ParentVue account. Instructions to SIGN UP for ParentVue can be found at


AHA staff will be available on Wednesdays during the month of June, 7:30 am to 9:30 am or by appointment, to help you register online.  


Phase 2: You must come in during the registration days (listed below) to complete registration.  During in-person registration you will receive a locker, parking permit (if needed), student ID and class schedule. In addition you will visit with the nurse and administration (as required).

  • Monday, July 23, Tuesday, July 24, Monday, July 30, Tuesday, July 31 from 7:30am - 11:30am - Seniors and students new to Atrisco (students not in AHA district at time of course selection in Spring)

All other grade levels will register on the following dates:

  • Tuesday, August 7th, 7:00am - 6:00pm - All grades last name A - M

  • Wednesday, August 8th, 7:00am - 6:00pm - All grades last name N - Z




Atrisco Heritage Academy High School will once again be offering the Bridge To Success Program for incoming freshmen.  The dates are Wednesday, August 1st - Friday, August 3rd.


For further information, contact Alma Sanchez or Elvia Valdez at Atrisco Heritage Academy High School at 505-243-1458, extension 60103 or extension 60100.




Martinez, Jessica
Activities Director / National Honor Society Adviser