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Student Achievements

Texas Honor Roll Schools

After an extensive analysis of student data for every public school in Texas, the following schools at La Joya ISD were clear leaders in getting students to grade level and beyond: ELODIA R. CHAPA Elementary, ENRIQUE KIKI CAMARENA …

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Zavala MS StuCo Earns 2nd Place at State

Special recognition to Lorenzo de Zavala Middle School Student Council who won second place in the state of Texas in the Teens in the Driver Seat (TDS) Cup Competition. The group received a check for $250.00 dollars that was presented …

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La Joya ISD Male Leadership Program

The purpose of these initiatives is to nourish and provide intentional group guidance to identified, at risk, students between the 5th thru 12th grade students. These students are connected with a mentor who may be District level Counselors, …

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RGV Focus

Graduating senior, Xitlali Guerrero from Thelma Salinas STEM ECHS presented on the easy process to complete the FAFSA application at the RGV Focus Annual Report in Harlingen, Texas on May 3, 2018. Dr. Alda Benavides, Superintendent for La …

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LJ Juarez-Lincoln High School Junior is off to New York

La Joya Juarez-Lincoln High School senior William Martin-Arriaga accepted into Vassar College’s Powerhouse Theater Training Program in New York for summer 2018. Vassar College, a prestigious liberal arts institution, and New York Stage and Film, an award-winning New …

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LJISD Athletic Trainers Selected for State Contest

Congratulations to LJISD athletic trainers, Mr. Israel Montano and Mr. Edwin Gomez, for being named TGCA (Texas Girls Coaches Association) All-Star Athletic trainers for the 2018 Summer TGCA Games in Arlington, Texas this summer, on July 10th and …

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LJISD Parent Police Academy Graduates 1st Class

The La Joya ISD Parent Police Academy inaugural class ended this week with an intimate reception recognizing the 15 parents who participated. Law enforcement agencies involved with the academy included U.S. Border Patrol, Hidalgo County Sheriff’s Office, and …

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Congratulations to the La Joya High School Red Fusion Color Guard for receiving the Bronze Medal in the Scholastic Regional A Division at the TECA State Championship on April 7, 2018. The Color Guard has been competing at circuit competitions since late January …

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