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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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LJ Palmview Groups On their way to our Nation’s Capitol

Early January, the LJ Palmview HS Mariachi Director received notice of a special invitation to participate in this year’s National Memorial Day Parade in Washington, D.C. Both, Grupo Folklorico Ozomatli and Mariachi Los Lobos, were nominated by Congressman …

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Newly- Formed Parent Police Academy at LJISD

The La Joya ISD Department of Family and Community Engagement, in conjunction with the La Joya ISD Police Department, the Hidalgo County Sherriff’s Office, the Hidalgo County District Attorney’s HIDA Task Force, and the U.S Customs and Border …

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Benavides Elementary Supervisor Earns Distinguished Award

Benavides Elementary Supervisor, Javier Hernandez was named Region One’s Texas Elementary Principals and Supervisors Association(TEPSA) 2018 Assistant Principal of the Year. Hernandez goes above and beyond for his students every day to see them excel and evolve into …

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Imagine Learning, developer of award-winning digital language, literacy, and math curricula, has announced the winners of its state-wide Imagine Language & Literacy contest for all active schools in Texas. In its inaugural year holding the competition, La Joya ISD’S, …

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