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New Security Patrols Halls

New Security Patrols Halls

Denise Navarrete, Staff Reporter
October 1, 2015
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24 year old Guadalupe Martinez is Juarez’s newest addition to the security staff. Although he recently started working at Juarez he comes full of experience. He previously worked for other security companies.   Mr. Martinez is actually a Juarez alumni who graduated in 2009.   "I would love to come back to the commu...

ACT Reviews Around Juarez

Elvia Adame, Joselin Garcia, Estefania Mora, and Ariel Cervantes
March 26, 2015
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  In high school you go through many things that matter such as tests, essays, college applications, scholarships and many other things when you’re a Senior. But none of that is possible unless you take the ACT also known as American College Test. This test determines where you will go to colle...

Net Neutrality is a Go!

Andrea Ortiz, Janet Roman-Lagunas, and Kaylen Davis
March 13, 2015
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On, Thursday, February 26, or better known as the day of the color of the dress, but for other people concerned with their internet access it was the day that the Net Neutrality enforced by ACT II, was passed. The internet’s fate was decided that it will remain neutral, and that companies such...

Thanksgiving at Juarez

Arely Hernandez and Christian Camacho
November 24, 2014
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  This year many students and teachers are excited for this Thanksgiving break. There will be many traditional foods on the table for the holidays. Every family is different. Juarez students shared with us the kind of food they will be expecting on this Thanksgiving dinner. “All kin...

Construction In Pilsen

Kaylen Davis, Staff Reporter
November 5, 2014
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                     The teenagers mornings are not as good as they wish it would be. They wake up tired and crabby and in a rush to school. When they get to Cermak and Leavitt they have to hurry up and get to Damen and beat the buss before it gets there, because the 21st buss is re...

New Family Member at Juarez

New Family Member at Juarez

Efrain Villanueva, Staff Reporter
October 31, 2014
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  Benito Juarez opened its doors in September to a new partner; Alivio Medical Center.  Since Juarez don’t have a nurse not even for a part-time nurse, they decided to open a clinic for the students and for the community. Students think is a great idea to have Alivio part of their famil...

New cadets in MCJROTC

New cadets in MCJROTC

Efrain Villanueva, Staff Reporter
October 15, 2014
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MCJROTC is about teaching kids to become better: who they are and what they are. Every year, MSGT. Zepeda gets new freshmen. " They are a challenge,"  he says even though has been working in the MCJROTC program over decade since April 1997.  As a instructor he also becomes a mentor, teacher ,...

All You Wanted to Know About Ms. Allen

All You Wanted to Know About Ms. Allen

Juan Castro, Staff Reporter
October 14, 2014
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Ms. Sarah Allen is a great teacher that help students with disabilities. Currently she teaches freshmen English and a senior transition class. She is the only teacher to help seniors with disabilities prepare for life after high school. However, her life as a teenager was just like many other...

Drop out rates rising or decreasing?

May 21, 2014
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Drop out rates include people who have not earned high school credit or received a diploma or GED.  Drop out rates have decreased from 1990 to 2011(12% to 7 %) among ages 16 through 24. Whites went from 9% to 5%, Blacks from 13% to 7%, and Hispanics who make up the majority of the dropouts had a decrease...

DePaul Information Session

Martha Gonzalez, Staff Reporter
March 27, 2014
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DePaul University will be having an information session for all juniors and seniors at Juarez. Interested students can come to the PERC (room 213) after school on April 1st to learn more.

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