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The Echo

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Get To Know Ms.Flores

Get To Know Ms.Flores

Aaliyah M., Staff Writer June 5, 2022

Elsie Flores is one of two Spanish teachers here at GALA, she is very excited to have been asked to participate in this article so let's start by learning about her early life. Flores grew up in Los Angeles...

Get to know Ms. Lujain

Get to know Ms. Lujain

Aaliyah M., Staff Writer March 2, 2022

On Feb. 11 we had the honor of interviewing Lujain Kebhaj, an outstanding biology teacher at Girls Academic Leadership Academy (GALA). After graduating high school she attended UC Irvine, graduating at...

Faculty Spotlight: Mr. Mulka

Faculty Spotlight: Mr. Mulka

Kate M., Co-Executive Editor MS, The Echo March 1, 2022

Kevin Mulka is a teacher at GALA who currently teaches sixth grade math, accelerated seventh grade math, and the aerospace elective. If you’re a middle schooler at GALA, you’re very likely to have...

Ms. Leppard during her 7th period music elective.

Get to know Mrs. Leppard!

Elodie A., Editor, School Clubs February 11, 2022

With every new year comes new, smart, amazing teachers. In the new school year of 2021-2022, comes our new music teacher, Heather Leppard. After graduating from the University of Central Florida (UCF),...

Ms.Barajas admiring art.

Get to Know Ms. Barajas

Aaliyah M., Staff Writer February 8, 2022

On Jan. 14, we had the honor of interviewing one of GALA’s lovely math teachers, Christina Barajas. Ms. Barajas grew up in a small farmland town located in central California. After graduating high school,...

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