Baker Middle School holds educational Hispanic Heritage Festival - WTVM.com-Columbus, GA News Weather & Sports

Baker Middle School holds educational Hispanic Heritage Festival

COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) -

Baker Middle School students hosted an educational tour of several Hispanic countries in the school gym today.

Alicia Montijo, Spanish Teacher at Baker Middle School, explains why this type of education is so important. "Hispanics are a big part of American culture," she says. "We have many accomplishments that we've had over the years that have enriched American culture."

The festival featured live performances and booths lining the room with student projects displaying facts about several Hispanic countries.

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