Crisis management team in place at Pine Tree ISD after 10th grader dies from sudden illness

Published on Monday, 16 December 2013 09:50 - Written by

Pine Tree ISD's crisis management team in in place today after the weekend death of 10th grade student Kendra Gonzalez, who died due to a sudden illness.

Pine Tree ISD spokeswoman Vickie Echols said crisis management procedures are in place to help students and faculty who knew her.

School counselors are available to meet with high school students throughout the day. Counselors are available throughout the week to help students, faculty, and staff cope, according to Echols.

Parents will be notified through a letter sent home today to contact the school if they have questions or concerns about their own son or daughter as they process the difficult news.