Gardere Community Christian School hosted Rock Star for Education, its first corporate go-kart race benefiting the Tuition Assistance Program, on April 12 at Rock Star Racing.

The afternoon included trophies, door prizes and treats sponsored by local eateries and school families.

Out of 15 corporate teams competing, Westgate Electrical and Instrumentation came in first, Patriot Industries second and Cajun Constructors third.

Racers included Cajun Constructors 1, Cajun Constructors 2, ISC Contractors, ESPN 104.5, Contractors Supply & Equipment Co., Dolese Bros. Co., Fabricated Steel Products, MMR Group, Patriot Industries, Quality Concrete Group, Sorrento Lumber Company Inc., Trade Construction, United Rentals, Westgate Electrical and Instrumentation, and GCCS Faculty/Staff (sponsored by Simmons Railroad Group).

To learn more about Rock Star for Education or future GCCS events, call Lauren Crump at (225) 387-5082 or email