NEWS RELEASE
GALENA PARK INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
Communications Department
14705 Woodforest Blvd., Houston, TX 77015

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
October 24, 2008
CONTACT: Craig Eichhorn
(832) 386-1231
ceichhorn@galenaparkisd.com

Tice Elementary Teacher Honored by Sam’s Club

            Crystal Yancy, third grade teacher at Tice Elementary (second from left), was recently named the Sam’s Club Teacher of the Year. The Sam’s Club I-10 location honors one teacher from the North Channel area every year. Yancy was nominated by one of her students. Tice Elementary received $1,000 and Yancy received a $100 gift card to be used to purchase classroom supplies.  Shown (l-r) are: Sheila Wiltz, Sam’s Club; Yancy; Judy Holbrook, principal; and Gilbert Vasquez, Sam’s Club.

Crystal Yancy