Foothiller Footsteps

Foothiller Footsteps: Foothiller cadets; past and present

Posted: January 22nd, 2016 | Columns, Featured, Foothiller Footsteps | No Comments

By Connie and Lynn Baer In 1950, Grossmont High School’s yearbook first featured the Military Science Program, called the California Cadet Corps. “The California Cadet Corps gives high school boys courses in military training and tactics,” wrote the El Recuerdo. “In addition to their training at school and camps, these uniformed Foothillers regulated traffic and […]

Foothiller Footsteps: Remembering the Christmas Pageant

Posted: November 27th, 2015 | Columns, Foothiller Footsteps, Top Stories | No Comments

By Connie and Lynn Baer

One of the most beloved traditions in Grossmont’s history is the highly acclaimed Christmas Pageant, which was presented by Grossmont High School staff and students as an annual gift to the community from 1926-1989. The professionalism of the production made it an annual event for the community to circle on their calendars. From its beginnings, the performances were given to packed houses.