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Reccorido del sol 5k Run/Walk

Reccorido del  sol 5k Run/Walk

Zully Brito, Staff Reporter
March 26, 2014
Filed under News

Sunday April 6, 2014 at Grant Parks Avery Field, people are invited to run/walk to help undocumented students, in the Recorrido del sol 5k run/walk. This will benefit immigrant college bond and undergraduate students. Each participant can register online http://www.2014recorridodelsol5k.mivoz.com/.  This...

Have you applied to DACA?

Diana Valente, staff reporter
December 4, 2013
Filed under News, Student Life

If you are still not sure about your eligibility for the Deferred Action application come and attend a workshop. Where you might be eligible to receive free assistance  and find other resources. The workshop will be held this Wednesday Dec,4,2013 from 3:00pm-3:30 PM. It will be held in room 132...

Student journalist wins spot on Columbia Links staff

Maricela Cuate, Reporter
December 3, 2013
Filed under News

Senior Susana Gonzalez was accepted to Fall/Winter Columbia Links journalism program. She will attend the program for eight weeks, three days a week, from 5 p.m-7 p.m on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays. During the eight weeks Susana will be working with other CPS students to put together print and...

The Visit From Walsh Elementary

Samantha J, staff reporter
December 3, 2013
Filed under News

On November 26th students and staff from Walsh Elementary visited Juarez campus during 9th and 10th period to see some different programs Juarez has to offer. 34 students got to explore and tour our campus.

Sunset Thursday???

Guadalupe Rociles, Staff Reporter
November 28, 2013
Filed under News

     Thanksgiving is a day devoted to giving thanks and spending time with family. This year, however, big retail store want to change that. Black Friday marks the beginning of holiday shopping, but dozens of big chain stores have bumped up Black Friday deals to Thursday afternoon. Stores like Tar...

Time to see those pearly grades

Diana Valente
November 8, 2013
Filed under News

Report Card Pick up is this following Tuesday Nov 12 2013 from 12 pm to 6 pm all over the school right after Veterans day. Parents will  get the chance to know their children teachers manly pick up their children report card and they will be a raffle for the parents. If a parent is unavailable to...

Become a Citizen !

Susana Gonzalez, Staff Reporter
November 6, 2013
Filed under News

Is anyone you know looking to become a U.S citizen? Well they are  in luck ! If they are a legal U.S. permanent resident, have been a legal U.S. permanent resident for 5 years, or a legal U.S. permanent resident married to a U.S. resident, they just  may qualify to become a U.S. Citizen. On Saturday November...

Come and learn no matter the age

Diana Valente, Staff Reporter
October 17, 2013
Filed under News

It’s never too late to go back to school again. Yes it’s true! Benito Juarez Community Academy in partnership with Richard Daley College is offering GED classes, ESL classes, parent counseling, computer classes, and women support group. All great free options for the parents of the community.  Here...

Free Fall City Events

October 8, 2013
Filed under News

The city of Chicago has many free events to offer this fall. On October 10, Navy Pier will have it's annual Halloween fest. Apple cider and fun activities are offered there. On October 26, Lincoln Park Zoo will have an annual trick or treating. Children are encouraged to wear their Halloween costumes.  

Juarez Welcomes Mr. Michmerhuizen

Juarez Welcomes Mr. Michmerhuizen

Joselyn Barron, Staff Reporter
October 3, 2013
Filed under News

This year Juarez has welcomed new teachers into the building. One of them is the new social studies teacher Mr. Michmerhuizen. He's looking forward to teaching at Juarez because of its sense of community. "It's not just a school it's truly a community center," said Mr. Mich. He looks forward to helping students succeed. "When that kid gets ...

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