Alice High School's Kathy Westbrook has been named the Region 2 Secondary Teacher of the Year by the Education Service Center.

She was on hand this morning to receive her award in Corpus Christi.

Westbrook is an art teacher at Alice High School.

Westbrook wrote in her application for Alice ISD teacher of the year, “When students leave our classrooms they need to have everything necessary to go out into the world and make successful lives for themselves.”

See Tuesday’s edition for more on Westbrook’s honor.

- Staff Report