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ESOL Counselor Selected as County “Educator of the Year”

September 18, 2013

High school counselor Maria Socorro Garcia was named “Educator of the Year” at the inaugural Montgomery County Executive Hispanic Gala on Sept. 12. The gala, which kicks off Hispanic Heritage Month, brings together volunteer stakeholders and organizations committed to helping Hispanic youth succeed in academics. Also during the event, $50,000 in scholarships was awarded to 25 former MCPS students, who are now enrolled in college.