Tuesday Apr 29 2008 comments Alta Vista Elementary Celebrate 100 years By: Auburn Journal photography by Ben Furtado -A +A Class photo taken in 1943. Janet Cook's photo album with memories from her days at Alta Vista Elementary school. Siblings Kenneth Newman, right and Jackie Cook roam the main hallway at Alta Vista Elementary School where they once attended 65 years ago. Kenneth Newman, right and Jackie Cook, left, point themselves out in an Alta Vista School photo taken in 1943. Kenneth Newman points to himself, age 9, in a 1943 Alta Vista School photo. Jackie Cook points to herself, age 8, in a 1943 Alta Vista School photo. Siblings and Auburn natives Kenneth Newman and Jackie Cook attended Alta Vista School in the 1940s. Alta Vista School celebrates 100 years with a carnival and special events Saturday open to all current and former students and staff. From left, third graders Jacob Campbell, Emily Benson and Jeremy Brown, and second-grader Julia Heisleman, show their interpretation of what former Alta Vista students might have worn to school when it first opened. Alta Vista School celebrates 100 years with a carnival and special events Saturday.