Principal lain of El Camino Real academy announces resignation

Principal Jack Lain will leave El Camino Real Academy in June, according to a recent news release from Santa Fe Public Schools.

Lain, who previously taught at Zuni and Cochiti pueblos and at one point served as assistant principal at Capital High School, told administrators he’d like to return to the district in a different capacity “after a year of travel,” according to the news release.

Superintendent Hilario “Larry” Chavez said the district will announce a new principal for the K-8 dual-language school in May.

Film festival hosts free virtual sound design workshop

New Mexico students are invited to learn more about how sound can enhance film during a free virtual workshop hosted by Film Prize Jr. New Mexico.

The event is scheduled for Sunday, Jan. 16, at noon.

Former Skywalker Sound editor Ken Fischer and Oscar-winning sound engineer Gary Rydstrom will lead the event, which includes a question-and-answer portion toward the end.

The New Mexican

(0) comments

Welcome to the discussion.

Thank you for joining the conversation on Please familiarize yourself with the community guidelines. Avoid personal attacks: Lively, vigorous conversation is welcomed and encouraged, insults, name-calling and other personal attacks are not. No commercial peddling: Promotions of commercial goods and services are inappropriate to the purposes of this forum and can be removed. Respect copyrights: Post citations to sources appropriate to support your arguments, but refrain from posting entire copyrighted pieces. Be yourself: Accounts suspected of using fake identities can be removed from the forum.