Faculty Spotlight: Marla Brose, Upper School English & Yearbook Advisor

Faculty Spotlight: Marla Brose, Upper School English & Yearbook Advisor

My Story My partner and I arrived in Albuquerque in 2003 from Austin. We have grown to love Albuquerque. Our ten-year-old son, Luther, loves playing soccer. We have been trying to convince the rest of our family to move to Albuquerque, too. So far, we’ve convinced Grandma and Grandpa Brose to relocate from Washington State….

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Staff Spotlight: Coach Lauren LaMonica, Varsity Volleyball

Staff Spotlight: Coach Lauren LaMonica, Varsity Volleyball

Coach Lauren, who led current 2A district 2 champs (6-0) to the state playoffs this year, hails from Denton, Texas. Coach has 3 sisters and 2 nephews, who she returns home to visit as often as possible. Coach came to Menaul School as a Young Adult Volunteer about three years ago — a YAV is…

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Faculty Spotlight: Lesley Cummins, Ed.S, US Spanish

Faculty Spotlight: Lesley Cummins, Ed.S, US Spanish

My Story My husband and I met through soccer. He was my soccer coach! We have 3 wonderful children: Tod Jr., Cora, and Tigerlilly. Tod Jr. and his wife Barbara have two beautiful boys, my grandsons. In our free time, we love movies and outdoor activities. We enjoy snow skiing, paddle boarding, camping, hiking, soccer…

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Faculty Spotlight: Dan Noyes, MS Art

Faculty Spotlight: Dan Noyes, MS Art

My Story I have been married to my wife Sandy for 4 decades. She is a marvelous woman and I have an equally amazing daughter, Sonya, who will soon graduate from UNM. If I was not a teacher I would be a field biologist. Outside of School Spending time in my studio daily is important…

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Menaul Homecoming Dance 2021: Something To Be Remembered

Menaul Homecoming Dance 2021: Something To Be Remembered

Author: Mr. Garcia As the music faded away and the students began to disperse… An air of happiness filled the air. There was finally something to celebrate. The past school year put a damper on gatherings and spirits as the pandemic set in. This year brought a welcome relief as the courtyard was filled with…

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Our Menaul Story: Matthew Miller

Our Menaul Story: Matthew Miller

Why Menaul? We chose Menaul School for two reasons. The size of the school affords a level of attention to our son that is helpful in overcoming some of the struggles he’s had in school. As someone who is African born, we were eager for him to be somewhere that didn’t just acknowledge his unique…

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Alumni Stories: Huitzil Sol Bennett Perez ’18

Alumni Stories: Huitzil Sol Bennett Perez ’18

After Attending Menaul High School… I decided to go straight off to Lewis & Clark College. I had a cute little road trip with my family to go drop me off in Portland, OR. It was a really nice send-off and made me homesick the minute they left. I decided to major in Rhetoric &…

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Menaul School Offers Affordable, Private Education in Albuquerque

Menaul School Offers Affordable, Private Education in Albuquerque

Many parents are searching for a high-quality, private education for their children to offer them greater academic rigor, ample learning support, and to open doors for a bright future. Private school can come in at an unachievable cost for many families, but there are options out there. Menaul School is consistently recognized among the best…

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Faculty Spotlight: Sara Franklin, Middle School Mathematics

Faculty Spotlight: Sara Franklin, Middle School Mathematics

Meet This Humorous, Quick-Witted Menaul School Educator… About Sara Franklin: Sara has 2 daughters, a son, and 2 grandchildren ages 3 and 5. She loves to hike, read biographies, bake, draw, travel and spend time with her adult children and grandchildren. Sara has been teaching math to middle schoolers for 35+ years. She loves their…

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