GPHS Teacher is Appreciated

Houston, Texas: Representatives from the Gulf Coast Educator Federal Credit Union (GCEFCU) presented James Kingsmill, Galena Park High School Speech and Debate Teacher/Debate Coach, with the 2015 Gulf Coast Educator Appreciated Teacher Award.

Gulf Coast Educators Federal Credit Union annually recognizes five outstanding teachers within the credit union's field of membership which includes all school districts in Brazoria, Chambers, Fort Bend, Galveston, Harris, Liberty, Montgomery and Waller Counties. A committee of credit union employees selected finalists from the hundreds of nominations received. Winners were selected based upon their dedication and their ability of improving the quality of education for students. The Gulf Coast Appreciated Teacher Award recipients were named during Teacher Appreciation Week. The GCEFCU representatives visited GPHS on May 14 to present Mr. Kingsmill with his award and honorarium. In addition, they also gave GPHS a donation in Mr. Kingsmill's name.


James Kingsmill

Pictured with Mr. Kingsmill are the GCEFCU representatives and senior debate students Jacob Moncivais, Raymond Medellin, Elias Vega, and Ammy DeLeon.




Media Contact:

Jonathan Frey | Coordinator for Media and Community Relations | | 832.386.1231