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La Joya ISD: Taking Elementary Education in a New Direction

Contrary to popular belief, local public schools DO outperform private schools in vital areas such as college readiness and higher academic standards. Still, it is not surprising to hear that some parents continue to believe that private and/or …

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Student Photograph Wins 2nd Place at Nationals

Eduardo Rivas, a student at Thelma R. Salinas STEM Early College High School, was recently announced as a silver key (2nd place) winner for the 2018 Scholastic Awards in the photography category. At the regional competition, Rivas placed …

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Texas Music Educator of the Year Awarded to one of Our Own

  La Joya Independent School District’s Head Fine Arts Administrator, Mr. Jose Ruben Adame, was named the 2018 Texas Outstanding Music Educator of the Year. Since 1920, the National Federation of State High School Association (NFHS) awards this …

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