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LGBTQ+ Lobos: How Are They Treated?

LGBTQ+ Lobos: How Are They Treated?

Joseph Shouse, Staff
October 3, 2016
Filed under Connecting the Pack, Showcase, Student Life

LGBT rights have been a huge controversial topic in recent years, with the legalization of same-sex marriage in all 50 states just last year on June 26th. Not many people take a look at how their treatment is here in the Copper State. The LGBT topic encompasses all of the US, even the world. So how ...

Lobo Actors “Breaking a Leg”

Lobo Actors “Breaking a Leg”

Alicia Serrato, Staff
September 27, 2016
Filed under Connecting the Pack, High School, School, Student Life

Are you someone who stays at home bored-to-death? Maybe you want to take a break from school work? Well, we’ve got just the thing for you! La Joya offers a variety of after-school programs that anyone can join at anytime! More specifically, La Joya Theatre! Ms. Ludlow, La Joya’s drama teacher, is ju...

Sports, Sports, Sports…Where’s the Art?

Sports, Sports, Sports…Where’s the Art?

Aysia Johnson, Staff
September 15, 2016
Filed under Art, Connecting the Pack, High School, Sports

In many different schools the so to speak stereotype is that sports are more emphasized and invested in more than the fine arts. It's vital  to get to the bottom of the reason and get some of the student body’s opinion. Went to interview two students and these two students have different perspectives...

Do You Have School Spirit?

Do You Have School Spirit?

Mia Lopez, Staff
September 11, 2016
Filed under Connecting the Pack, School

Students today have this perception that having school spirit is not cool, but why? Is it because many don’t really know what spirit is or is it because there is no one really around trying to encourage them to have spirit? Everyday, students are surrounded by their teacher, so what happens if the...

EVENTS EVERYONE HAS BEEN WAITING FOR

EVENTS EVERYONE HAS BEEN WAITING FOR

Andrea Diarte, Staff
September 9, 2016
Filed under Connecting the Pack, Entertainment, High School, Lobo Spotlight, School, Sports

La Joya Lobos are finally back from their summer vacation. I know it's hard for them to start school. Back to the stress, sleepy mornings, and hours of homework after school. The things keeping students at La Joya awake are events, upcoming events! Are you ready for Friday nights football?! I know I am. Studen...

Opportunities on Campus

Opportunities on Campus

September 9, 2016
Filed under Connecting the Pack, News, School

La Joya Community High School has many clubs, sports teams, and extracurricular activities that keeps students involved. Almost every teacher on our campus has a club of their own interest. Ms. Gorgan, a sophomore English teacher has her own feminism club and when asked what kind of opportunity it offers said, “I think feminism gives everyone,...

New Year, Big Changes

New Year, Big Changes

Madelyn Martinez, Staff
September 8, 2016
Filed under Connecting the Pack, News, School

A change that most students noticed within the first week of school is the lack of sweep. Unlike last year, tardy students will be able to go to class instead of spending the period in sweep. Principal Brandi Haskins said this is because administration did not want students to miss out on class time. “Our...

The Reality of Reality

The Reality of Reality

September 5, 2016
Filed under Connecting the Pack, School, Student Life

  Let’s face it, we’re all about to be young adults or official on our own, and yet it can be so exciting, but it can be a bit nerve wrecking too. Sometimes we have no clue what we are getting ourselves into and for some of us, it’s not easy asking for help. Well lucky for you f...

Seniors Guide to College

Seniors Guide to College

September 5, 2016
Filed under College, Connecting the Pack

As senior year has begun it is important for all of us to look at the possible options for our future, whether it is trade school, a job, or college. For many, college is the only option available in order to start our journey on the path towards accomplishing our goal's in life. There is always...

Balancing Work and School

Balancing Work and School

September 5, 2016
Filed under Connecting the Pack, School

Students don’t always realize the complications of being employed. Some students want a job just to have extra money, others don’t have a choice on the matter. Sometimes employers work with students schedules but, there isn’t enough time in one day to fulfill day to day priorities. It is alw...

Hey Lobos, Still in Need of a Tuxedo?

Hey Lobos, Still in Need of a Tuxedo?

Jesus Rodriguez
March 10, 2016
Filed under Connecting the Pack, News, School

Hey Lobos if you are still need for a tuxedo? Well you are in luck because our friends at Molina Bridal & Tuxedo are hooking you guys up a discounted price of the color to your tuxedo to match your date. Head on over to 804A to pick the discount card, hurry because there is only a limited am...

Ms. Kuehn FBLA Gives Back

Ms. Kuehn FBLA Gives Back

Makala Anderson, Staff Writer
January 4, 2016
Filed under Connecting the Pack, News, School

  Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA) is the largest career student organization in the world and it's taking off right here at La Joya. Each year nationwide FBLA helps over 250,000 members prepare for careers in business. Advisers and members have access to publications that prepar...

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