LAPS Leadership

Dr. Kurt Steinhaus
Dr. Kurt SteinhausSuperintendent of Los Alamos Public Schools
I am committed to daily work to bring out the best in each and every child. Quality teaching and strong schools are the foundation of a strong community.

Our Superintendent

Degrees and Certifications:
•  New Mexico Administration License
•  New Mexico Level 3 Teacher’s License
•  Doctorate in Educational Leadership and Organizational Learning from the University of New Mexico
•  Master of Science in Educational Technology from the University of Oregon
•  Master of Arts in Music from Eastern New Mexico University
•  Bachelors in Music Education from Eastern New Mexico University

Great Schools. Great Place to Live. Great People

Los Alamos Public Schools is ranked as one of the premier school districts in the United States. LAPS serves as the primary school district for Los Alamos County, a county recently recognized as a Top 10 County for public schools. See links below on our outstanding achievements for the school district and our outstanding partnership with Los Alamos County.

#1 School District in New Mexico

Top 10 Counties in America for Education

Best Places to Live Top 10

Los Alamos Country #1 for Quality of Life