Beta is an academic honors program with a strong emphasis on community service. Its purpose is “to promote the ideals of academic achievement, character, leadership and service among elementary and secondary school students.”
Headquartered in Spartanburg, SC, the organization has more than 8,750 clubs nationally and internationally. St. Mary’s received the National Beta Legacy Award for recognition of a 25 year anniversary with Beta. Michael Landry, a 32 year veteran teacher at St. Mary’s, founded the club 25 years ago! Pictured with Landry is Bob Lane, club co-sponsor. St. Mary’s would like to thank these gentlemen for their leadership and service to the students!