Blue Bell Creameries will honor Los Alamos and New Mexico Teacher of the Year Carolyn S. Torres of Chamisa Elementary School by treating the entire student body and staff of her school to Blue Bell Ice Cream.
Blue Bell employees will arrive at 11:30 a.m., Tuesday at Chamisa Elementary School in White Rock with a truck full of ice cream. In addition, Blue Bell Creameries will present Torres with a cooler of her favorite Blue Bell flavors and a congratulatory letter from Paul Kruse, president of Blue Bell Creameries, L.P.
“At Blue Bell, we believe there is no finer work you can do in this world than be a teacher,” Kruse said. “The finalists for New Mexico Teacher of theYear are among the most outstanding members of their profession. We are very pleased to have the opportunity to honor Ms. Torres for her wonderful work.
“We want to recognize not only Ms. Torres, but the entire student body and staff at Chamisa Elementary School. Part of our purpose is to remind all the students how fortunate they are to have Ms. Torres and such dedicated teachers with them every day.”