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La Joya Independent School District - Guidance & Counseling Department

  • La Joya Independent School District - Guidance & Counseling Department
  • 200 W. Expressway 83
  • La Joya, TX 78574
  • (956) 323-2175

Program Description

The mission of the La Joya ISD Guidance & Counseling Program is to foster the holistic growth of all students through a comprehensive Guidance and Counseling curriculum which addresses academic achievement, career, personal and social development. We will promote a desire for post-secondary education in which all students challenge themselves to reach their full potential and where students will be empowered with a sense of responsibility to become contributing members of society.

Services Provided

  • College admissions guidance and counseling
  • College transition and retention support
  • Financial aid advising/FAFSA completion
  • SAT/ACT and other test preparation


Race & Ethnicity

  • Hispanic/Latino: 99%

Education Level and
Number of Students

  • High School: 8324
  • Middle School: 6296
  • Elementary School: 13414
  • Post-secondary: 0
  • Non-traditional: 0

Populations Served

  • Academically At-risk
  • ESL Students


  • Less than 25%

Colleges Attended
by Alumni

  • South Texas College
  • Texas A & M University-Corpus Christi
  • Texas A & M University-Kingsville
  • Texas State University
  • The University of Texas at Austin
  • The University of Texas at Rio Grande Valley