Jaqueline Avila, Alma d'Arte High School

Feb 13, 2019

KRWG Public Media features interviews with the Las Cruces Mayor's Top Teens in between programs on KRWG-TV. Each week, KRWG is also featuring a Top Teen on its website. 

Jacqueline is very active in extra-curricular activities.  She is the Secretary of National Honor Society, a prom committee member, and she leads the student government team and the yearbook club.  She was also selected to participate in Junior Leadership sponsored by the Greater Las Cruces Chamber of Commerce.

She achieved level one at Solo and Ensemble in middle school and continues to study cello in the orchestra at her school.

She gives back as a Peace Camp counselor, a summer camp dedicated to social justice learning and action.  Connected to the Peace Camp, the nominee is a member of Peace Village, a youth group that volunteers at La Casa Domestic Violence Shelter.