Academy Sports + Outdoors to surprise five local teachers with shopping spree

The teachers will receive $1,500 worth of gift cards to kick off the school year

VICTORIA, Texas – Academy Sports + Outdoors plans to surprise five Victoria I.S.D. teachers with $1,500 worth of gift cards to help kick off the school year.

At approximately 4:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 31, each teacher will receive $300 to shop Academy’s wide assortment of apparel, footwear, fitness equipment, outdoors gear and more.

Academy has hosted several shopping sprees to give back to educators. Through Sept. 5, all teachers and campus faculty with a valid school ID will receive 10% off their entire order in-store and online at