Toppers Show Skills At Thursday’s School Board Meeting

Los Alamos High School Principal Deborah Belew-Nyquist shows a video created by Digital Arts instructor Cecily Merrill showcasing life at the high school. Photo by Salvador Zapien/

The ‘Topper Mobile’ crafted by Scott Pomeroy and his students in Auto Mechanics class was on display during Thursday’s school board meeting. Other student projects being showcased included food by the Culinary Arts classes, music by orchestra students and art work by students taking various art classes. Photo by Salvador Zapien/

2014 New Mexico Elementary Physical Education Teacher of the Year Lynne Higdon and her students from Barranca Elementary gave a jump rope presentation to the Los Alamos School Board at the Nov. 20 meeting at Los Alamos High School. Higdon was honored by the school board for her award at the meeting. Photo by Salvador Zapien/

Rope jumpers take to the air. Photo by Salvador Zapien/