ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – Kids can once again write about the adults in their life for the city’s youth program essay contest. This is the 40th year of the contest ‘A Senior I Know’ featuring first through fifth graders. Kids in Albuquerque Public Schools are encouraged to choose a significantly older adult in their life and the positive impact they’ve had.

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The submission deadline is next Wednesday, Feb. 3, and must be dropped off at a participating location. For more information or to download a submission form, visit