Statement Regarding the Tragic Death of a Student
Friday, February 07, 2014

It is with great sadness that we inform you of a heartbreaking tragedy that has happened to one our precious 5th grade children. This child and her brother, a student at Temple Middle School, have tragically passed away. As you know, this will be devastating for our students, faculty and staff.  There will be a crisis management team and counselors to work with our children and families in the days to come.

There will be a candlelight memorial held at Temple Middle School football field tonight, Friday, February 7, 2014 at 6:00 pm. There will also be counselors available for families this afternoon at Temple Elementary School until 6:00. Feel free to call the school if you need anything at all.

A memorial fund has been set up at the Bank of North Georgia in Temple for Daniel and Kayla Garcia. Donations can be made by calling (770) 562-3278 or by visiting any Bank of North Georgia branch.

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