Celebrating 40 Years of Excellence in Education
Mrs. Rita Tucker of Paducah ISD was celebrated on Saturday, May 28th with a retirement reception. The large crowd included co-workers, family, community friends and former students. Mrs. Tucker started her education career in Paducah, TX in 1976 as the Home Economics teacher. Through her forty years in education, she has positively impacted the lives of not only a countless number of students, but also her co-worker’s and the community. As the sponsor for the local FCCLA chapter, Mrs. Tucker has been responsible for six Regional and State Officer’s. Her strong program has led to a very impressive number of regional and state contest winning individuals and teams in various Star Events.
Mrs. Tucker will be greatly missed at Paducah ISD. She will be remembered for the impact she has made on her students; teaching the importance of kindness to others and community service in all aspects of life.
FCCLA is grateful to honor Mrs. Tucker’s service and dedication to her students and welcomes other notices from states to share with our membership.