TDS Sponsors CCISD A.P.E. Day for special needs students
November 3rd, 2016 by Blanche Bond
TDS was proud to partner with Clear Creek Independent School District for A.P.E. Day, “Adapted PE Day” for special needs students on Wednesday, April 19, 2017. A district tradition for more than 30 years, the event offers CCISD students with disabilities a field day full of activities accessible to students with all ability levels and physical limitations.
Walter Hall Park in League City, Texas was filled with more than 550 students with disabilities, 500 Peer Assistance and Leadership (PAL) students from CCISD high schools and approximately 300 school staff members. Activities included a fun runs, stations developed and operated by the high school students, inflatable jumpers, face painting, dunking booth, games, photo booth and snow cones.
TDS provided lunch with company volunteers serving the large crowd over 1,400 hot dogs, along with chips, cookies and drinks.