ZONA West Valley

Jazlynn Talks Soccer, Eagle of The Month and Honor Roll

Jazlynn has been attending Saint John Vianney since she started kindergarten. She is a very loving and caring young girl and she knows how to bring a smile to everyone’s face. Q. You play soccer, what position do you play?  A. The team that I play for, our coach would put us in different positions, so that we could learn …

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Jayden Talks Soccer and School

Jayden was a Kindergarten student at Discover U when the school opened. Jayden loves sports, especially soccer. Jayden is also a very kind, compassionate young man who is everyone’s friend and companion. Q. You have a passion for soccer, what position do you play? A. Yes, my position is forward. Q. Do you play for school or club? A. I …

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Anthony Succeeds with the Help of The Boys and Girls Club

Anthony Moreno has been going to the Boys & Girls Club for as long as he can remember. Without it, he doesn’t know who he would be. But he does know that he is more social, smarter and well-balanced because of his time at the Club. He has big plans for the future but for now, he will be patient …

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Third Grader Adam Talks About His Successes in Wrestling

Adam is a star wrestler for the Grindhouse Wrestling Club! He is dedicated to succeeding both in the classroom and on the wrestling mat! Q. How long have you been wrestling for? A. Two years.  Q. What led you to becoming so interested in wrestling? A. I saw that you could get your college paid for because of it.  I …

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Seventh Grader at Saint Thomas Aquinas Starts Letter Writing Campaign For Troops

Q. You do a few community outreach activities, tell us about them? A. I really love to do community outreach activities. Besides serving for some local community services like AZ Small Dog Rescue, St. Vincent de Paul, St. Mary’s Food Bank, and Feed My Starving Children, I started three projects of my own. They were Letter Writing Campaign for Operation …

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Sixth Grader Sophia is Eagle of the Month and Makes Principals List

Q. You have been eagle of the month several times and on principal list tell us more about that? A. Being eagle of the month is probably one of the best events that I like. The key in being on the principal’s list is just to pay attention in class because it does affect your grade as well as homework …

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Kindergartener Samuel Talks His Favorites

Sam is a six-year-old sports fanatic with an old soul. He is kind, compassionate and loves Jesus. He’s passionate about baseball and football as he plans on going pro both in both and his fast feet is sure to lead him there! Samuel is a great kid because he cares for others before himself. Q. You are sports fanatic. What …

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Alfonso Talks About His Successes with Boys and Girls Club

Going on his eighth year attending the Boys & Girls Clubs of Metro Phoenix, Alfonso knows exactly where he’s headed. He has a strong appreciation for the college resources provided by the Teen Center, as well as the connections he’s made in his time there. Soon, he will be headed to college—something he never imagined until he joined the Boys …

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Xio Talks about Her Love of Jiu-Jitsu

Xio is an amazing athlete, earning many awards in the very difficult sport of jiu-jitsu. She loves to compete and works hard at both her sport and her studies! Q. How long have you been doing jiu-jitsu? A. I started when I was five or six. My dad wanted me to try it, but I didn’t like it at first. …

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Cristina Talks Student Council and National Junior Honor Society

Cristina excels academically she has received Eagle of the Month and Principal’s List. She has been a part of the student council since fourth grade and all around awesome student! Q. You are apart of student council and National Junior Honor Society what does this entail? A. Being part of student council and National Junior Honor Society I feel that …

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