School discovers ethnic diversity through food festival

November 19, 2013

The families who are part of the Discovery Elementary School community are ethnically diverse.

The school with an enrollment of about 630 is comprised of nearly 50 percent minorities, and more than 40 percent of the student body is of Asian heritage.

By Neil Pierson Dee Camp and her daughter Caroline serve up ‘Texas caviar,’ a dish of corn chips and beans, during the Nov. 6 Taste of Discovery event.

By Neil Pierson
Dee Camp and her daughter Caroline serve up ‘Texas caviar,’ a dish of corn chips and beans, during the Nov. 6 Taste of Discovery event.

That seemingly made Discovery the perfect place for an ethnic food festival, and there was a huge turnout Nov. 6, when the school hosted its free “Taste of Discovery” event.

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