Mrs. White

Mrs. Amanda White is the yearbook and newspaper adviser at Garner Middle School in San Antonio, TX.  She has been the yearbook adviser for 5 years and the newspaper adviser for 3 years.  She holds a degree in Communication from Trinity University, a masters in Education Leadership from Lamar University and has been teaching high school

 and middle school for 11 years. Mrs. White’s husband is a graphic designer and her son is three years old.  She is very excited about this year and the newspaper staff.

Post a Joke and Win

Hey Garner Yearlings!  Post your favorite joke in the comments section HERE for a chance to win a $15 iTunes gift card.  You can post until Tuesday, April 30 and the joke MUST be SCHOOL APPROPRIATE!  Enter as many times as you like.  Make sure your log in name is listed as your first and last name for your chance to win.  The Campus News class will announce the winner on the Thursday, May 2 morning announcements. This contest is only open to current Garner students.

Garner Student Plays Kind

A student from Garner is in a Playhouse production of ‘Annie’ and was recently featured in a San Antonio Express News article highlighting the fact that the girls in the play are giving back to the community.  The girls, age 7-16, including Garner’s own Ava Schweninger, are fundraising through the play and selling “Sandy Dogs,” like the one in the play, to benefit the local Children’s Shelter.  To see the show call 210-733-7258 or visit the website

Shows start 8 pm Fridays-Saturdays; 7 pm Dec. 18-20.  Tickets are $10-25.

Read more from the Express news here.