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Sports Heroes Visit Hurley Elementary

Sports Heroes Visit LA PUENTE Elementary STUDENTS to Send Out Message of Perseverance


LA PUENTE, CA—MARCH 23, 2011— As part of the Options Enrichment Program, Hurley Elementary will have sports heroes at their school assembly on March 24 at 1:30 p.m.. Derek Sparks, former College All American football player and Jamie Redd, former WNBA player for the Seattle Sonics, will inspire students to persevere, stay in school and make good choices. After school from 3 -5 p.m., a basketball clinic and autograph signing will take place for the 4th -6th grade students.


Hurley Elementary is located at 535 S. Dora Guzman Avenue, in La Puente. Principal Van Windham can be reached at (626) 965-2429. The Rowland Unified School District is proud to serve 16,500 students at 21 elementary and secondary schools in the communities of Rowland Heights, Walnut, La Puente, City of Industry, and West Covina. For more information about Rowland Unified, call (626) 965-2541 or visit 


Founded in 1981, Options provide a coordinated, interdisciplinary network of quality, professionally delivered early care and education services for children and families living in the San Gabriel Valley area and Los Angeles County. For more information, call (626)967-9337 or visit



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