School menus — Sept. 22

The following are the menus for schools in Quay County.

School menus — Sept. 8

House Monday Breakfast: Biscuits, peanut butter and jelly, variety of cereal, muffins, juice, milk. Lunch: Taquitas and salsa, Spanish rice, pinto beans, fruit, soup and salad bar, variety of milk. Tuesday Breakfast: scrambled eggs, ham, toast and jelly, variety of cereal, muffins, juice, milk. Lunch: Sliced ham, green beans, cornbread, fruit, soup and salad bar, […]

Work continues at high school

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Thomas Garcia As construction continues at Tucumcari High School, seniors are reminded of their first days at Tucumcari public schools. “We were the first class to start kindergarten at the new elementary on Eleventh Street,” said Chris Arias, THS senior. Arias said it seemed a little fitting he and his classmates would start and end […]

Crews completing work on Tucumcari High School

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By Thomas Garcia Quay County Sun Gerald Martin and Pacheco Construction crews were preparing the high school for the start of the 2010-2011 school year on Monday. Tuesday afternoon crews were busy completing construction on the parking lot at Tucumcari High School. “We will be open on Monday,” said Superintendent Aaron McKinney. McKinney said he […]

Teacher remembered for helping with prank

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Thomas Garcia Memories of years past were shared between Rattler alumni but it was the high jinx of the class of 1980 that stole the show. Over 450 Rattler alumni gathered at the Tucumcari Convention Center for the closing banquet of the Rattler Reunion. “I was very pleased with the turnout this year,” said Pam […]

Assistant superintendent: AYP distracting

Russell Anglin Dave Johnson has replaced State Rep. Dennis Roch as assistant superintendent of Tucumcari schools this year. Johnson comes from Adrian, Texas where he served as superintendent of the Adrian Independent School District. Superintendent Aaron Mckinney said he and his new colleague will continue to approach academic performance goals with the same administrative strategy […]

New Logan superintendent: AYP priority

Thomas Garcia Maintaining the students’ achievements in Adequate Yearly Progress is one of the main goals of Logan Municipal School District’s new superintendent. “This school has a great record of meeting the AYP year-after-year,” superintendent Richard Hazen said. “That type of success is possible because of the dedicated faculty and outstanding students.” Hazen said he […]

Logan schools awarded nutrition grant

Thomas Garcia Logan Schools received a state grant which will aid in efforts to promote healthy eating habits among the student body. HUSSC Monetary Incentive Awards Gold Award of Distinction $2,000 Gold $1,500 Silver $1,000 Bronze $500 Logan was awarded a $7,520 grant from the New Mexico State Department of Education Student Nutrition Bureau, said […]

Quay 4-Hers take top awards in district horse show

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Special to the QCS Two Quay County 4-Hers took top awards at the Southeast District 4-H Horse Show The Southeast District 4-H Horse Show was held in Capitan on Saturday. Three 4-Hers showed their Horsemanship Skills at this regional event. In the Novice division Brook Valentine was third overall, placing first in Showmanship at Halter, […]

4-H contest results

QCS Staff Novice and junior Quay County 4-Hers competed in a variety of county contests on May 20 – May 28 to qualify for district said Quay County Extension Home Economist, Brenda Bishop. “These contests are the qualifying events for district and state competitions,” Bishop said. Bishop said novice 4-Hers are 9 to 11 years […]