Assistant U.S. Education Secretary Stump to Visit Albuquerque’s St. Pius X High School & Santa Fe Community College as Part of 2019 National Back to School Tour

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Assistant U.S. Education Secretary Stump to Visit Albuquerque’s St. Pius X High School & Santa Fe Community College as Part of 2019 National Back to School Tour

Assistant U.S. Secretary of Education Scott Stump will visit Albuquerque’s St. Pius X High School and Santa Fe Community College Tuesday as part of the U.S. Department of Education’s 2019 National Back to School Tour.

Stump will begin his day from 9 to 10:30 a.m. by touring St. Pius X High School in Albuquerque. The assistant secretary will visit classrooms and interact with students at the private college preparatory school, which has a diverse enrollment and is part of the Archdiocese of Santa Fe.  St. Pius has a 96% college acceptance rate. A press availability will be held at 10:30 a.m.

From 1:30 to 3 p.m., Stump will visit Santa Fe Community College in Santa Fe which offers students multiple pathways to fulfilling, in-demand careers. There, he will tour the campus, including the Trades and Advanced Technology section where he will see a welding class and visit the Health and Science wing of the school. The college serves more than 15,000 students per year. A press availability will be held at 3 p.m.

Stump is one of several top Education Department officials crisscrossing the nation this week as part of the Department’s annual National Back to School Tour – spotlighting schools that are rethinking education to better serve students.

Follow the Department’s Back to School activities this week on social media at #EducationFreedomTour.

Who :

Assistant U.S. Secretary of Education Scott Stump

What :

Tour St. Pius X High School

When :

9-10:30 a.m.
Tuesday, Sept. 17, 2019
Press availability at 10:30 a.m. 

Where :

St. Pius X High School
5301 Saint Josephs Dr., N.W.
Albuquerque, N.M.

RSVP:
Please RSVP no later than 8 a.m. Tuesday to press@ed.gov and bring a valid media credential and photo ID. Reporters should arrive at least 15 minutes before the start of the event.


Who :

Assistant U.S. Secretary of Education Scott Stump

What :

Tour Santa Fe Community College

When :

1:30-3 p.m.
Tuesday, Sept. 17, 2019
Press availability at 3 p.m.

Where :

Santa Fe Community College
6401 Richards Ave.
Santa Fe, N.M.

RSVP:
Please RSVP no later than noon Tuesday to press@ed.gov and bring a valid media credential and photo ID. Reporters should arrive at least 15 minutes before the start of the event.