Thanks for visiting the official web site for the DNHS Alumni Association, known as the AlumKnights. Our vision is to use alumni resources and experiences to help improve Del Norte High School for current and future students. We are actively looking for Del Norte graduates who can help us achieve that vision. To better understand us, please visit our About page and read the article “Helping Hands” by Hailey Heinz of the Albuquerque Journal who interviewed some of our founders. You can also view DNHS Alumni who have made the news in our Knights in the News section or sign up for our email list. For DNHS reunion information, visit the DNHS Alumni Web Site Reunion Page.

AlumKnights Award $8,000 in 2024 Scholarships

Group Photo of 2024 AlumKnights Scholarship Recipients.The Del Norte HS Alumni Association announces scholarship awards of $1,000 to eight students in the class of 2024 – a total of $8,000. Students receiving the $1,000 AlumKnights Drawbridge to Success Scholarship must attend a New Mexico two or four year college. Recipients are: Tamana Mohammad Ali, Asma Sahil, Nixon Reyes Contreras, Khadeejah Alaa Adawee, Jennifer Huynh, and Jonathan Frias. Students receiving the $1,000 AlumKnights Skilled Trades Scholarship are: Shawn Watson and Edwin Escobar. Since 2013, the AlumKnights have paid out $122,000 in scholarships to 87 students across our three scholarship programs. Scholarship funds come through individual contributions, restaurant fundraisers, the sale of engraved brick pavers and donations from class reunions.For more information about the 2024 AlumKnights scholarship recipients, see our 2024 AlumKnights Scholarship Awards page.

2023 Dine-to-Donate Fundraiser at Sadie’s

Sadies logoThe AlumKnights 2023 Dine-to-Donate fundraiser was held at Sadie’s on Academy on November 14, 2023.  A portion of the proceeds from diners who presented a fund raising flyer was donated to the AlumKnights. The flyer worked all day. The event raised $900 for Del Norte student and staff projects!

Support the AlumKnights!

AlumKnights Brick GardensTo help support our organization and to raise funds for our annual “Drawbridge to Success” scholarship, please consider a donation or participating in one of our fundraisers such as our Brick Garden Fundraiser. Leave your mark on the new DNHS and purchase a custom personalized brick to show your Knight pride. Bricks are available for purchase for either $60 (6″ x 9″) or $100 (11″ x 9″). All bricks purchased will be randomly placed throughout the new DNHS courtyard. Simply complete the brick fundraiser order form and mail it in with your payment or you can order online through PayPal and you don’t need a PayPal account!
See the Memorial Paver Ceremony for APD Officer Jerry Cline.

Plant World, Inc. Grants Free Access to Del Norte Alumni

Plant World logoPlant World, a subsidiary of Rowland Nursery Inc. and the Southwest’s largest wholesale nursery, is now offering all Del Norte High School alumni free access to shop where the pro’s shop. Just tell them that you are an alumni. Plant World is located on 18-acres in the North Valley where literally thousands of flowers, shrubs, and trees from common to exotic specimens are available. Their address is 250 El Pueblo Rd NE in Albuquerque, Southeast of the Railrunner Los Ranchos/Journal Center station.