Garfield High teacher selected for Yale Educator Award
A veteran teacher at Garfield Senior High School has been selected for a prestigious award from Yale University thanks to one of his former students. The Yale Office of Undergraduate Admissions has honored Kevin Murchie, an English teacher at Garfield, as a recipient of the 2014 Yale Educator Award. Murchie was nominated by former Garfield student, Janet Juarez,...
By Craig Clough | September 16, 2014
Garfield High opens doors to new Jaime Escalante Auditorium
Garfield High School held a ribbon-cutting ceremony last Saturday for the Jaime Escalante Auditorium, which appears as a radical improvement over the old theater set ablaze by an arsonist seven years ago. Construction of the new auditorium included the restoration of Memorial plaza, which connects the auditorium to a new three-story building that includes classrooms and administrative...
By Aaron Stella | April 7, 2014