Connecting the Pack at La Joya Community High School

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Who Are We? An Inside Look on Diversity

Who Are We? An Inside Look on Diversity

Madelyn Martinez, Staff
February 15, 2017
Filed under Connecting the Pack, Showcase

With over 2,000 students currently enrolled, you're bound to see some amount of diversity at La Joya. Fortunately, students here are given opportunities to express and be themselves without judgement and Lobos on campus are able to see the blend of different cultures students bring. But what exactly...

Changing Entertainment

Changing Entertainment

Madelyn Martinez, Staff
January 17, 2017
Filed under Entertainment

In light of the recent Golden Globe Awards, it's difficult not to notice the changes in what we watch on television. This year, every category (not cast/crew) besides one featured more than one nomination with a person of color in a lead or title role. Movies like Moonlight and shows like Atlanta sh...

Newest Addition to Wolfpack Wrestling!

Newest Addition to Wolfpack Wrestling!

Mercedes Gonzalez, Staff
October 9, 2016
Filed under High School, Lobo Spotlight, Showcase, Sports

La Joya Community High School Wolfpack is getting ready to slam this season down, with the help of our newest addition to the pack, Coach Nelson. Coach Nelson himself has participated in this life sport in middle school, high school, USA nationally, and college wrestling. He has also had the opportunity...

Get to know La Joya’s Volleyball Team

Get to know La Joya’s Volleyball Team

Daniela Medina, Staff
October 6, 2016
Filed under Connecting the Pack, High School, Sports

The La Joya volleyball team is having a good season. They are in the #1 ranking, which means they play better schools. Last year they were in the #3 ranking. They've grown so much. It's time to meet  the La Joya volleyball team. Something that is very difficult for volleyball players and athletes in general is balancing school...

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...

New Beginnings and DANCE!

New Beginnings and DANCE!

Mercedes Gonzalez, Staff
September 1, 2016
Filed under News, School, Showcase, Video

"I hope that my dancers will learn to appreciate the different styles of dance and that they are confident in who they are, and become well rounded artists of dance. I look forward to seeing my students grow and develop, and putting on dance shows!"

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