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

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
September 30, 2008
CONTACT: Craig Eichhorn
(832) 386-1231
ceichhorn@galenaparkisd.com

District Offers PPCD Screenings

            Preschool and school-aged students having significant speech, language, physical, or learning difficulties who reside in the district are eligible for consideration for special education support and services.
            Parents who may suspect that their preschool children (ages three through five) have speech, language or developmental delays may have their child screened through the Preschool Program for Children with Disabilities (PPCD). The next screening date is Friday, October 17.
            For further information regarding the PPCD screening, concerns, or to obtain more information about the special education referral procedures or programs, contact the Galena Park ISD special education department at 832-386-1069.