Author: Sol Garcia

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October’s Teacher of the Month

Eliza Navarro, an outstanding English teacher at Jimmy Carter Early College High School, has been voted Teacher of the Month by Red Gold News. Ms. Navarro is someone who focuses on student success by being a guide and teaching individuals valuable lessons to be successful in the future. She helps...

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Teddy Bears Needed

This month, Carter’s NHS is trying to collect teddy bears or any comforting toys for the Children’s Advocacy Centers of Texas (CACTX), located in Edinburg. Cecilia Martinez, a 2016 JCEC graduate, came up with this project for the children who are in need of the CACTX. The program offers its...

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JCECHS Selected As Blue Ribbon School

One of the biggest accomplishments a school can achieve is being recognized as a Blue Ribbon School. It is a nation-wide recognition based on academic performance or overcoming achievement struggles for students. To meet this status, the school must first be nominated by the U.S. Department of Education. Once nominated,...

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Remind Us Why We Use Remind

This school year, each student and their parents were asked to sign up for Remind- an app that serves teachers, students, and parents. The app allows students and parents to ask questions or state concerns. School professionals can give feedback or make announcements. Teachers can also remind students about assignments....

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Movie Review: The Post

On January 12 of this year, “The Post” hit theatres. It stars Meryl Streep and Tom Hanks and was directed by legendary Steven Spielberg. Streep plays Katharine Graham, the first American female publisher of a state-wide newspaper, while Hanks, in this non-fictional movie, acts the part of the newspaper’s editor....