Park Independent School District
14705 Woodforest Blvd. w Houston, Texas 77015 w (281) 850-0076
Staci Stanfield w Director of Communications

November 19, 2004




 HEALTHY HEARTS. From left, Terry Wright, nurse, and Tracie Chandler, P.E. teacher, Cobb 6 th Grade in Galena Park ISD, began a wellness program at their campus containing two components. Sixty people have joined the Watching Our Weight group, which focuses on promoting good health and a feeling of well-being through positive eating habits. Over 40 people are in the Marathon Club, which stresses the importance of walking as part of a daily exercise routine. Mile markers are provided for walkers choosing to exercise inside or outside. So far the Marathon Club members have walked over 1,550 miles.