Our last I Lead video of the 2018-2019 school year features Patrick Garcia, a SPED Education Assistant at Brushy Creek Elementary School. Patrick champions the need of students and the community by tailoring education to help each child reach their goals.
Eighth-grader Diego Alvarez loves to sing opera and Mexican music. Before entering Sarah Martinez’s choir class at Hernandez Middle School, Diego didn’t think he’d ever be able to learn how to read or write the music he loves to sing. Diego is visually and functionally blind.
Students at Herrington Elementary School were excitedly using hammers and nails to build ships, ornaments and super heroes with district managers from Lowe’s Home Improvement in an effort to build skills and concepts within school curriculum.
Round Rock High School student Riley Blatz has been named Special Olympics Texas Male Athlete of the Year. Blatz was recognized for the honor during the 2015 SOTX Fall Classic competition in College Station last month.