RIO GRANDE VALLEY — H.E.B. will be granting education awards to school teachers across Texas on Friday, including five teachers and two principals from seven Valley schools.
The H.E.B. Excellence in Education award is given to schools that recognizes outstanding teachers and thanking them for the job that they do for their students. The teachers and principals will receive a check for themselves and their school with a total of 40 schools receiving $95,000 dollars from H.E.B.. Finalist will get the opportunity to compete for cash prizes of up to $25,000 dollars and statewide winners will be announced this May.