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Jose Ponce

Jose Ponce

Christopher Dominguez, Editor
February 4, 2016
Filed under Student Life

Jose Ponce is a Junior at Benito Juarez Community Academy. He is a very smart and talented student. He sometimes goes by the name Guero, as some of his friends like to call him. He said when asked what accomplishment he is most proud of, "getting a 100% on my Social Science finals when I failed all...

Princess Janese

Princess  Janese

Manny Estrada, Staff Reporter
February 4, 2016
Filed under Student Life

Janese Robinson Grade: 9th Nick name:  JRob  The accomplishment  I'm most proud of is:Graduating 8th  grade  with  A/B honor roll and 99% attendance for all quarters.  Most of my  teachers would be  surprised  to know that: I'm a singer  and it's easy.  I like  homework. Th...

The Struggle Is Real

The Struggle Is Real

Lorena Jimenez, Staff Reporter
February 3, 2016
Filed under Student Life

The college application can be a very tiring thing, especially applying to colleges themselves. Juarez seniors have to apply to at least to six schools. One overmatch, four match, and one undermatch school. An overmatch school is a school that is higher than your selectivity. A match school are schools...

Saturday Build On Event: Pack Groceries for Needy!

Saturday Build On Event: Pack Groceries for Needy!

Sofia Pina, Staff Reporter
February 2, 2016
Filed under News, Student Life

Build On will be holding an event on February 6th, 2016 during 8:30 A.M through 2 P.M. This event includes packing grocery boxes for food pantries and needy families. Students should meet up at Juarez at 8:30 A.M then afterwards take the CTA to Mac Warehouse on 1965 W Pershing. Note*: Money for...

Who is Alejandra Reyes?

Who is Alejandra Reyes?

Giovanni Quevedo, Staff Reporter
January 31, 2016
Filed under Student Life

Alejandra Reyes School Year: 2016 The accomplishment I'm most proud of: Getting introduce for National Honor society Most of my teachers would be surprised to know: I sleep a lot and I'm lazy The fictional Character I'd like to meet in real life: The guys from Novelas My favorite excuse f...

Who is Diana Lira?

Who is Diana Lira?

Giovanni Quevedo, Staff Reporter
January 31, 2016
Filed under Student Life

Diana Lira School Year: 2016 The accomplishment I'm most proud of: Enlist in the United States Marine Corps. RAH!! Most of my teachers would be surprised to know: That I chose to go into the Marine Corps straight after high school. The fictional Character I'd like to meet in real life: Wonder woman bec...

Meet with Janelle Mitre

Meet with Janelle Mitre

Sofia Pina, Staff Reporter
January 22, 2016
Filed under Student Life

Janelle Mitre Class Year: 2016                                                                                     Nickname: Jenny The accomplishment I’m most proud of:  Being in the French Honor Society ...

Professional Insight at Bloomberg!

Professional Insight at Bloomberg!

Sofia Pina, Staff Reporter
January 20, 2016
Filed under Student Life

On December 11th, Mrs Winfield's second period journalism class went on a field trip to Bloomberg News Chicago Bureau. Here they met with professional journalists who generously volunteered to give insight and feedback on their long term story reports that will be published in early April. ...

Family Dough

Family Dough

Oscar Pardina, Staff Reporter
December 1, 2015
Filed under Student Life

Every since I remember, my family has been short on money. We never had an enormous need for it until now… like most families, right? Since we have found ourselves in need, we resorted to a more "filling" approach.  My family has been selling donuts these past few days.  My dad explains how this ...

Getting His Head Together

Getting His Head Together

Sofia Pina, Staff Reporter
October 22, 2015
Filed under Student Life

For senior Brian Xuya it wasn't always easy being a role model student. In eight grade he went through a series of mistakes and rough patches before shaping himself into the student he is now. "I used to be a lazy kid and I never really turned in any of my work" said Xuya, "My plan at that time was...

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