Albuquerque Institute For Mathematics and science

Administration Staff

Katharina Sandoval-Snider

Kathy Sandoval has a long history in the Albuquerque Educational community as an innovative educator. Under her leadership, AIMS@UNM has changed its name, partnered with UNM, amended its Charter to include a college bound mission, added a middle school , increased the rigor of the curriculum including AP classes, secured a beautiful facility on UNM campus, more than doubled the enrollment, tripled the dual credit enrollment and secured a global staff, curriculum and student body. Currently the students at AIMS@UNM in dual enrollment outperform the general population of both UNM and CNM and the school exceeds AYP goals.




 Assistant Principal
 Bobby Cordova

Mr. Cordova is a long time dedicated educator and past Vice Principal at AIMS from 2008 through 2017 – now he’s back! He began his mathematics and physical education teaching at Taylor Middle school in Albuquerque. He then moved to Sandia High where he taught all levels of mathematics for 14 years! He also spent 3 years with the Resident Teacher Program at the University of Bew Mexico where he mentored new teachers entering the profession. His 16 years of administration experience has taken him to Las Vegas, Nevada and Albuquerque with the last eight years working with the AIMS staff. During his teaching and administrative career, Mr. Cordova was also an accomplished basketball referee in both New Mexico High School and the Rocky Mountain Conference for over 28 years!