South Mountain: School Newspapers Online honored Maria Landa for Her Story Titled Band Teacher Experiences

Posted by Communications on 1/18/2017

School Newspapers Online, which hosts over 2000 high school publications, recently honored South Mountain High School junior Maria Landa for her story titled “Band teacher experiences the life of a Marine.” The feature article chronicled music teacher Stuart Bailey’s week long boot camp training at the Recruit Depot in San Diego. Landa has been a reporter on the Southwinds newspaper staff for two years. 

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South Mountain High School is calling it Academies Saturday, when the school will show off its Academies at South concept to incoming freshmen and their parents, Saturday, February 11, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.   The academies are schools-within-a-school that will provide students with different academic and career paths, anchored by the school’s magnet programs-Law, Aerospace and Aviation, Multimedia communications, Performing and Visual Arts, as well as Career and Technical Education (CTE) programs to meet the career opportunities of the future.  For more information on Academies Saturday, call 602 764-5000.