The Urban Legend

The School Newspaper of Urban School of San Francisco

The School Newspaper of Urban School of San Francisco

The Urban Legend

The School Newspaper of Urban School of San Francisco

The Urban Legend

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LegendCast: A farewell interview with Mark Salkind

Lola McAllister and Kian Nassre June 3, 2019

Do you wonder what a secret filing cabinet, a very bad demonstration of physics, and a LEED EBOM rating have to do with Mark Salkind? Are you curious about how Urban has transformed in the past few decades...

Mark Salkind was Urbans ping-pong champion in 1983. Salkind attended Urban and has now been its head of school for 25 years.

Profile: getting the scoop on Mark Salkind, Urban’s head of school

Annakai Geshlider November 9, 2011

Salkind met an Urban art teacher who encouraged him to apply for a music teacher position. After he didn’t get the job, the school director (before heads, legs or other appendages of school, there...

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