Master Sergeant Garcia, a teacher at Valley High School in the Elk Grove Unified School District, was nominated as Entravision’s next spotlight teacher. The recognition came through the Thank a Teacher Program that the company, Entravision, holds each year. Entravision, a large media company with a vision to advocate for and connect with Latinos in the U.S, hosts the Thank a Teacher Program to recognize teachers for the great work they do.
For the program, students and parents nominate outstanding and inspirational teachers they think should be recognized for their amazing work. This year, Rudy Garcia was nominated by his former students and families of students for the exemplary job he does as a teacher at Valley High School.
The Thank a Teacher Program, not only sheds light on some of the hard-working teachers in the community like Master Sergeant Garcia, but also helps recognize their commitment and achievements with a $200 gift card, a recognition breakfast, and the chance to win $1,000.
The Elk Grove Unified School District is proud to have great employees like Rudy Garcia, who connect with their students and help them reach their goals.
To learn more about the Elk Grove Unified School District and the different programs and resources available, visit the EGUSD website!
About the Elk Grove Unified School District
The Elk Grove Unified School District (EGUSD) is the fifth-largest school district in California located in southern Sacramento County. EGUSD covers 320 square miles and includes 67 schools: 42 elementary schools, nine middle schools, nine high schools, five alternative education schools, an adult school, one charter school and a virtual academy. Offering a multitude of educational programs, including over 70 career-themed academies and pathways within 15 industry sectors, we prepare our students for college and career by supporting them with the means to be creative problem solvers; self-aware, self-reliant and self-disciplined; technically literate; effective communicators and collaborators; and engaged in the community as individuals with integrity. We integrate rigorous academics with career-based learning and real world workplace experiences and ensure that Every Student is Learning, in Every Classroom, in Every Subject, Every Day to Prepare College, Career and Life Ready Graduates.
Company Name: Elk Grove Unified School District
Contact Person: Xanthi Pinkerton
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Phone: Mobile: +1 (916) 261-6219, Office: (916) 686-7732, Fax: (916) 686-7787
Address:9510 Elk Grove-Florin Road
City: Elk Grove
State: CA 95624
Country: United States