Parent & Student Portal

Report an Absence

All absences must be reported by a guardian to the school’s front office (505.310.4194 or attendance@nmschoolforthearts.org) by 12 p.m. MT on the same day in order to be excused.

Make a Payment

Payments for art fees and residential fees can be made by clicking the buttons below.

2024 – 25 Pre-Registration

PowerSchool Account Setup and Registration Process
The videos below will guide you through creating a parent/guardian PowerSchool account and the registration process.

To fill out the Pre-Registration Forms click here.

If you have any questions or concerns please email registrar@nmschoolforthearts.org

School Closures

You will be notified of all school closures at the earliest possible time. If you need to update your contact information, please email the registrar at registrar@nmschoolforthearts.org.

Medication Self Administration

If your student needs to carry and administer unscheduled medications such as insulin, epinephrine, inhalers, or other medication, please fill out the Agreement for Medication Self Administration and the Permission for Administering Medication.

Student Support Services

The New Mexico School for the Arts offers a range of services to ensure that every student has the social-emotional and academic tools they need to succeed in high school.

Report Bullying

New Mexico School for the Arts fosters a culture of respect to self, others, and the community, there is a zero-tolerance bullying policy.

New Mexico Public Education Anti-Racism/Anti Oppression (ARAO) Hotline


Fill out the online form here.

School Policies

Find our School Profile, Student Handbook, and many other documents on our School Policies page.

Anonymous Reporting Number:
(505) 309-4194

NM Vistas – School Report Card

Click here for report card.


Amazon Smile

Support NMSA-AI while you shop! When you shop with Amazon Smile, NMSA-AI will receive .5% of your purchase as a donation from Amazon Smile at no additional cost to you. 

  1. Visit this page
  2. Sign into your Amazon account or create an account
  3. Select New Mexico School for the Arts – Art Institute as the organization that you would like to support using the search tool. 

Parent Association

The NMSA Parent Association meets on the first Saturday of each month from 9:00am – 10:30pm at the School (no meeting in July). The Committee is open to all current NMSA parents, faculty, staff and students. We welcome your involvement! Contact us at pa@nmschoolforthearts.org

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