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
 



October 13, 2006

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

GALENA PARK ELEMENTARY STUDENTS TAKE PART IN NATIONAL LIGHTS ON AFTERSCHOOL! CELEBRATION


           Galena Park Elementary choir members performed several musical numbers for their classmates, friends, neighbors and family members as part or the seventh annual national Lights On Afterschool! celebration on Thursday, Oct. 12. Nationwide, more than 7,500 events were scheduled for the Oct. 12 festivities.
The Lights On Afterschool! program was created in 2000 and is organized by the Afterschool Alliance, a nonprofit organization dedicated to ensuring that all children have access to quality, affordable afterschool programs.