An Interview with SBMS students and MY Hero Film Festival Winners
In Santa Barbara Middle School's 7th grade Human Geography class, students were given an open invitation to "show" how they could best learn to name all the countries in Africa. Struggling to do so, Malina, Mia, Paia and Peyton came up with the notion of writing a rap. The result, Groovy Africa Songa catchy tune set to the backdrop of a short educational film, has won first place in the Middle School Category in the MY HERO International Film Festival. Read more here!
Santa Barbara Middle School cultivates in our students passion for life and life-long learning, a deep sense of trust in themselves, strength and courage to succeed at life's challenges, and compassion and respect for others.