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Mark Keppel Teacher Selected as High School Automotive Teacher of the Year

MKHS teacher Jim Horton was selected by the California Automotive Teacher (CAT) Association as, High School Automotive Teacher of the Year. He was honored at the CAT conference in Northern California earlier this month. Jim has been an AUSD teacher since 1988 and is a well know figure around the local car dealerships and auto repair shops. He has also turned Mark Keppel’s auto shop classes into an award-winning program that produces many sought after technicians. Under Jim’s leadership, students complete a rigorous automotive curriculum and have the opportunity to earn Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) certificati