Juana from Texas

Texas Adoption Exchange

  • Age15
  • GenderF
  • LocationTexas
  • Case #80311

Juana is a very sweet, likable youth with a bright smile. She loves music. She also enjoys running track and looks forward to running in marathon competitions. At other times, Juana likes to play video games and go on the internet, especially social media. Juana's favorite foods are pizza, ice cream, and hamburgers. She enjoys going to church and the movies. Juana does well in her school subjects and is provided tutoring as needed. She plays the cello and is in the school orchestra. She also likes to participate in the choir and the school's knitting club. She has also competed in gymnastics and track events. Juana gets along well with adults and can be shy with peers at home and at school. She is learning to manage her feelings regarding a sense of loss and is opening up more with mentors. Juana really opens up when she starts talking about running a 5K and winning first place. She gets very excited and looks forward to these competitions. Juana is always ready to have fun with a smile.

Juana needs a family who is patient, understanding, and loving. They will need to provide a stable, structured, environment and allow her to participate in extracurricular activities. Juana really wants a family who is active and likes to spend time together. She is cautious about adoption, so she needs a family who is willing to let her bond with them in her own time. Juana needs a family who will help her overcome and work through her moments of sadness. She is very bonded with her siblings and maintains approved contact. Sibling contact will need to be considered by Juana's new family.