Congratulations Merit Award Winners

To Karissa Baca who received the Brother Joe Walsh Fund Award for Excellence in Physics

To Karissa Baca who received the Betsy Tapia Memorial Fund Award for Creative Writing

To Karissa Baca who received the Father Adam Ortega y Ortiz Tuition Assistance Award for an Active Catholic Faith

To Lincoln Barker and Gabriela "Bella" Padilla who both received the Jensen Brown Scholarship for Exemplifying Quality Character


Each year, our Merit scholarships are given out per the fund's directives.  The Walsh fund is given to the incoming Senior who has the highest GPA in Physics.  The Brown fund is given to the student, chosen by peers and teachers, who shows Character and Grace.  The Tapia fund is application-based and the winner is chosen by a committee of the Christian Brothers.


With Gratitude

Thank You to Our 2017 BLUE STAMEDE Sponsors! Blue Stampede Sponsor $5000 College of Santa Fe Alumni Horseman Sponsors $2500 Century Bank Christus St. Vincent New Mexico Bank & Trust Phase One Realty Blue Sponsors $1000+ Dr. Patrick McQuitty, DDS Baca Plumbing Concepts & General Construction Capitol Ford Lincoln Eric and Barbara Serna Innovate +… Continue…

Register for the Horsemen Open

The 24th Annual Horsemen Open!  A friendly tournament for a great cause; includes golf, carts, breakfast, beverages, golfer bags, prizes, raffle entry for gifts, and lunch. Together we’ll raise real dollars for Tuition Assistance for students at St. Mike’s High School. Begin your weekend with a Friday morning round of golf. For nearly 25 years, proceeds from… Continue…

Announcing: Leo A. Garcia Fund

Thank you to Anna Ortiz, who included the Foundation in her estate to create a fund in the name of her brother, Leo A. Garcia.  The Leo A. Garcia Memorial Fund will provide real dollars for tuition assistance St. Michael’s High School students. A little over $19,000 was allocated by the Foundation Board of Directors as a… Continue…

Thank You to our Players and Sponsors

Our 21st annual “Banking on Education” Golf Tournament on September 19 was a lively success with a great group of golfers and supporters. Thank you for coming out to play golfers!  And with gratitude we honor our sponsors: Continue…

Get on the Green to Raise Some Green!

Join us for the 21st Annual “Banking on Education” golf tournament hosted by St. Michael’s High School Foundation and Alumni Association.  You’re invited to bring a team or sponsor the event, and have a lot of fun while raising Tuition Assistance funding for the low-income students of St. Mike’s. One quarter of our students require… Continue…

Blue Stampede for Tuition Assistance

The Blue Stampede is a major funding source for tuition assistance at St Michael’s High School Foundation.  Annually, this spring event raises over $50,000 that goes directly to need-based scholarships for the students of St Mike’s. The Blue Stampede is a reverse raffle event offering attendees the chance to win cash prizes up to $10,000 while raising money for… Continue…

MCS—True Grit and the College of Santa Fe

Please join us for. . . An Evening with Richard McCord and his newest book No Halls of Ivy:  The Gritty Story of the College of Santa Fe (1947–2009) Wednesday, February 19, 2014 6–7pm (doors open at 5:30) Santa Fe University of Art & Design, Tipton Hall (upon entering the campus, take a right at… Continue…

MCS: A Very Merry Christmas

A Miguel Chavez Society Merry Christmas for Miguel Chavez Society members Wednesday, December 4, 2013 5:30-7:30 pm Nedra Matteucci Galleries, 1075 Paseo de Peralta, Santa Fe  Christmas comes but once a year; let’s get together for some holiday cheer! Entertainment provided by The Simpatico Trio featuring classical, tango, and holiday music Appetizers by Midtown Bistro… Continue…

Golf Aficionados Unite for Tuition Assistance

On September 20, 2013, the St. Michael’s High School Foundation and the St Michael’s High School Alumni Association held the 20th annual “Banking on Education” Golf Tournament. And all of the golfers and people who donated or volunteered to raise over $26,500.  All monies go directly to tuition assistance for the 2013-14 school year. Continue…

This is what the donation you make today can do:

Thank you for this scholarship and your continued support to our school and students. This will allow me to continue attending St Mike’s and receive an excellent education to prepare me for college. I will always remember this generous donation and one day hope to give this same gift to another St. Michael’s High School student. —A Junior at St. Mike’s


Thank you for this scholarship and your continued support to our school and students. This allows me to continue to attend St. Mike’s and receive an excellent education to prepare me for college. I will always remember this generous donation and one day hope to give this same gift to another St. Mike’s student. —A 9th grade student


Thank you for the great gift; as each year passes, I appreciate my attendance at St. Michael’s more and more. This year, I am here because of the Foundation’s generosity. —An 11th grade student


Thank you from the bottom of my heart for the financial aid you have provided for my grandson. I am pleased for not only the financial help, but also for the fact that my grandson is the happiest he’s ever been since attending this LaSallian School. —A grandfather of an 8th grade student.


Thank you so much for your thoughtfulness and generosity. St. Mike’s is a very good school and I am proud to be a part of it. —An 11th grade student


Thank you for helping me attend St. Mike’s. My goals for this year are turn all my homework in on time, work my hardest, earn excellent grades, and excel in athletics. I chose St. Mike’s because of how the teachers and staff devote their time to students. —A 9th grader


I am a sophomore at St Michael’s High School. I play football and basketball and hope to run track this year. I come from a single parent home. Thanks to you, my mom is able to continue to send me to St. Mike’s. Your generosity is truly inspiring and I hope one day I will be able to help students achieve their goals just as you have helped me. —A 10th Grade Student


Thank you for your contribution to our daughters tuition. Their education is very important to us and we are thankful that they will be able to attend St. Mike’s. —Parents of two St Mike’s students


I really appreciate all you have done to make it possible for me to attend St. Mike’s. —A 7th grade student


"I have been a student at St Mike's since 7th grade. The Foundation's work and continued generosity has providing my family the opportunity to receive a holistically enriching experience."  ~A Senior


"We have two boys enrolled at St. Mike's. We know they are receiving the best education in Santa Fe. In addition, our children are learning respect, about their faith, and how to give back to the community. Thank you for your generosity and support. Your financial assistance is greatly appreciated by our family."  ~Parents of a 7th and an 11th grader