Wednesday, April 13, 2016
Lancaster ISD Hosts Its 7th Annual Special Olympics Track & Field Meet April 19
Lancaster, TX/Lancaster ISD – Lancaster ISD is proud to announce that there will be Special Olympians from seven school districts competing in a variety of track and field events at the Beverly D. Humphrey Tiger Stadium on Tuesday, April 19.
Student teams from Cedar Hill, Ferris, Waxahachie, Terrell, Grand Prairie, Red Oak ISDs as well as Lancaster ISD will participate the various competitions.
This is the seventh year for the competition and Lancaster ISD’s Special Olympics Coordinator Eddie Bratton is excited about this annual event.
“This is their event – like their Homecoming. It’s their big day,” he said. “We created this event so our special needs population of students could have their own big moment.”
The Lancaster ISD Special Olympics Track and Field Meet will be April 19 from 9:30 AM to 1 PM and everyone is invited to cheer on the students and celebrate their achievements.
For more information on the Lancaster ISD Special Olympics, please contact event coordinator, Eddie Bratton at 972-218-1635 or via e-mail at EddieBratton@LancasterISD.org.