3-9-07 - A Wichita teacher is a finalist in a nationwide contest to be a princess for a day. It's part of Disney's Dreams Giveaway Contest where people compete for free trips to Disneyland in California.
Krista Nevarez teaches fourth grade at Stanley Elementary. A quick look around her room and you can't miss all the Disney memorabilia. So it's no surprise she enters a Disney contest to be a princess in waiting for a day.
"If I win I'm going to get a trip for four to Disneyland and I'll get to be a princess for the day."
She's one of twenty finalists. Five will be selected.
"They scored us on four different categories, originality, personality and a couple other categories. It's now basically a popularity contest of how many people you know and how many people will vote."
Her video entry is online. Click here to view it.
Win or lose in this contest she's a princess in the hearts of these Stanley 4th graders, always.