NEWS RELEASE
Galena
Park Independent School District
14705 Woodforest Blvd. w Houston, Texas 77015 w (832) 386-1231
Craig Eichhorn w Director of Communications
ceichhorn@galenaparkisd.com
 



August 10, 2007

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

New teacher at Sam Houston Elementary


           Al Bates, former warehouse employee in Galena Park ISD, will soon begin his new career as a fifth-grade teacher at Sam Houston Elementary, the district’s newest campus. Bates has been employed with the district for 10 years and continued his education while working as a substitute teacher and also in the custodial department and most recently the warehouse.

New Teacher

Al Bates (left) is congratulated by Steve Hanson, director of warehouse services, during one of his last days of duty in the warehouse.