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Jimmy Carter Early College High School
603 N. College Dr.
La Joya, Texas 78560
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Phone: (956) 323-2200
Fax: (956) 323-2201
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Mrs. C. Gomez-Perez, Principal

 

MISSION STATEMENT

Jimmy Carter Early College High School is committed to cultivating and shaping its students into 21st century leaders through its rigorous yet supportive academic and behavioral program.  Building on its legacy of excellence, Jimmy Carter seeks to develop life-long learners who are college and career ready, self-sustaining, and productive citizens in society.

 

 

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A big congratulations to Freshman Betsabe Garcia for competing at the Annual Mariachi Vargas Extravaganza National Voice Competition in San Antonio
The Olweus Anti-Bullying Rally at Jimmy Carter, Sept. 2017. The Sophomore Class demonstrated the most spirit, earning the Spirit Stick for this year.
The Class of 2018 at the Senior Expo in Brownsville, Texas
Carter Seniors (2018) at the Senior Expo in Brownsville, Texas
Carter Seniors, Class of 2018, at the Senior Expo in Brownsville, Texas
Carter Seniors getting information at the Senior Expo in Brownsville, Texas
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Ribbon Cutting Celebration at STC Higher Education Center in La Joya ISD
Jimmy Carter Early College High School played host to the STC Ribbon Cutting Ceremony of La Joya ISD. The community at large can now take advantage of courses offered at the La Joya Teaching Center. ... [read full article]
Posted Date: 12/08/2017
Source Page: Jimmy Carter News

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Carter Student Profile: Freshman Betsabe Garcia Shines at National Mariachi Competition
Betsabe Garcia competed at the annual Mariachi Vargas Extravaganza National Vocal Competition in San Antonio to compete for the title of “Best in the U.S.” ... [read full article]
Posted Date: 12/06/2017
Source Page: Jimmy Carter News

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Carter Red Wolves Excel at STC’s Annual Early College High School Sport’s Cup
Three out of five Jimmy Carter sports teams advanced to the championship rounds with the Girls’ Basketball team bringing home the Sport’s Cup Championship. ... [read full article]
Posted Date: 11/19/2017
Source Page: Jimmy Carter News

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Carter Student Profiles: Earning Substitute Certification
Through the Education 1301 course, Jimmy Carter students are able to become certified substitutes to better their economic prospects once they graduate from Jimmy Carter. ... [read full article]
Posted Date: 11/14/2017
Source Page: Jimmy Carter News

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Carter Student Profiles: Red Wolves Seniors Enlist in the United States Marines Corps
Red Wolves Seniors Leo Velasquez, Oswaldo Arriasola, and Juan Rincon have enlisted to serve in our nation's armed forces. Jimmy Carter is proud and honored to have our students serve our nation. ... [read full article]
Posted Date: 11/09/2017
Source Page: Jimmy Carter News

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Carter Course Profiles: The Fundamentals of Education
At Jimmy Carter, students have the opportunity to learn from district personnel about the issues that affect education. ... [read full article]
Posted Date: 11/02/2017
Source Page: Jimmy Carter News

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Carter Student Profile: Senior Andrew Gonzalez Attends Food Expo
Jimmy Carter's very own, Senior Andrew Gonzalez, attended the Food Expo at South Padre Island that will determine what food choices the district will provide for our students next year. ... [read full article]
Posted Date: 10/30/2017
Source Page: Jimmy Carter News

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Jimmy Carter Early College High School Students Become Published Poets
Twenty Spanish dual enrollment students were guided by instructor Erika E. Garza to write poetry for various publications as part of their class projects and their poems were published by FEIPOL ... [read full article]
Posted Date: 10/22/2017
Source Page: Jimmy Carter News

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Carter Teacher Profiles: Ms. E. Garza earns Perfect Attendance Recognition in the 2016-2017 year
Ms. E. Garza, Spanish teacher and UIL Coach at Jimmy Carter, was recently honored by the School Board for attaining perfect attendance last year. Everyone at Jimmy Carter is proud of you Ms. Garza! ... [read full article]
Posted Date: 09/25/2017
Source Page: Jimmy Carter News

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Alumni Profiles: Lucy Villasana and Jessica Soto, Class of 2015
Lucy Villasana and Jessica Soto recently had their White Coat Ceremony for Nursing. Through their hard work and dedication, Lucy and Jessica are on their way to becoming health care professionals. ... [read full article]
Posted Date: 09/23/2017
Source Page: Jimmy Carter News

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Jimmy Carter ECHS' accreditation was approved by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools
La Joya ISD congratulates the five high schools who received the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS) Accreditation. ... [read full article]
Posted Date: 09/17/2017
Source Page: Jimmy Carter News

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Alumni Profiles: Itzamar Marquez, Class of 2014
Itzamar Marquez, our 2014 Salutatorian, has become part of the La Joya ISD family. She is now a Mathematics Instructor at La Joya ISD and will begin teaching this coming fall. ... [read full article]
Posted Date: 09/16/2017
Source Page: Jimmy Carter News

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Carter Teacher Profiles: Ms. Queen Martin's Harvard Graduation is Featured in The Monitor
Jimmy Carter's very own Algebra teacher has made Monitor news. On behalf of everyone at Jimmy Carter, we are proud of your hard work and accomplishments Ms. Martin. ... [read full article]
Posted Date: 09/25/2017
Source Page: Jimmy Carter News

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The Class of 2017 Salutatorian, Natalie Zarate
Jimmy Carter is proud of Natalie Zarate's accomplishments as our class Salutatorian. In the subsequent La Joya ISD video, Natalie explains her drive, motivation, and inspiration to succeed. ... [read full article]
Posted Date: 09/16/2017
Source Page: Jimmy Carter News

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Red Wolves Advance their Education Thanks to La Joya ISD
Red Wolves are hard at work this summer. Several of our students are able to advance thanks to the resources and opportunities La Joya ISD provides. Read more about what La Joya ISD is doing to help ... [read full article]
Posted Date: 06/23/2017
Source Page: Jimmy Carter News