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Outside Lands Podcast Episode 453: Herbert Hoover Middle School

Hoover Junior High (as it was called back then), was one of dozens of schools built in the West Side of San Francisco to educate the Boomer generation of kids. This week, Nicole and Arnold tell us about the bumpy journey to build "Sunset Junior High".
- Apr 2, 2022

Outside Lands Podcast Episode 453: Herbert Hoover Middle School Outside Lands Podcast Episode 453: Herbert Hoover Middle School

(above) Hawk Hill, 1990s

[Oscar Correa (standing) and Peter Cownan skateboard in front of Hawk Hill during Herbert Hoover Middle School's after school program.]
Philip Liborio Gangi

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