Eye of the Lobo

Keep It Up Fighting Lobos

Keep It Up Fighting Lobos

Alex Westphal, Staff

September 9, 2019

AVONDALE- Senior year as an AP student can be a difficult year to find motivation, stress-free activities, and being able to balance time with a full schedule. However, we have many programs and support networks in place to benefit each and every student. For students with rigorous work schedules, ...

Depression Roaming

Depression Roaming

Isaac Taylor, Staff

August 24, 2018

Have you ever been sad before? Well imagine being sad with wanting to do things to harm yourself everyday and you don't know how to handle it.... That's depression. Depression is a mental illness. If left untreated can affect both the physical and mental attributes of whoever has it. Depression can affect...

Senior Stress: This is It

Senior Stress: This is It

Joseph Shouse, Staff

November 1, 2017

It's your senior year at La Joya. You're on the final lap. The final leg. You've gone through three years of positive (or negative!) experiences, and it's the end. So what do you do now? If you're working on graduating, you've probably experienced a sensation known as stress. Stress is defined as...

Sharpen Your Pencils and Your Skills

Sharpen Your Pencils and Your Skills

Brandon Seng, Staff

October 13, 2017

Let's start off by actually knowing what the PSAT truly means and why you're suppose to take it. The PSAT also known as "The Preliminary Standardized Assessment Test" is meant to test your knowledge and prepare you for taking the SAT before entering college. High school students are often required to tak...

The Road Out of Adolescence

The Road Out of Adolescence

Joseph Shouse, Staff

October 2, 2017

Freshmen orientation day. You're nervous yet curious. It seems a little overwhelming, going from middle school to high school. Your parents and teachers continuously tell you that high school will be the fastest years of your life. A lot of people don't heed those words. I DEFINITELY didn't. But with...

Depression Amongst Teens

Depression Amongst Teens

Jocelyn Chavez, Staff

February 15, 2017

Depression is a sensitive topic to talk about but it is not talked about enough, so let's talk about it. The National institute of Mental Health defines depression as "is a common but serious mood disorder. It causes severe symptoms that affect how you feel, think, and handle daily activities, such...

Teen Lifeline

Teen Lifeline

Jazmine Page, Staff

February 2, 2017

Growing up is complicated, it’s difficult, it’s confusing and sometimes hard for adults to understand. Thousands upon thousands of teens are facing daily struggles from school, parents, relationships and peers. Have you ever felt like no one was there for you? Or did you ever feel empty? Well...

Positive Mindset

Positive Mindset

September 9, 2016

Many people have some coping problems. They might not be able to talk to anyone about their problems. Perhaps, they feel like someone might joke about their problems, or may not take them serious. Have you had any problems with family, friend or just in general? If you have had any problems or issues,...

Fall College and Career Fair 2015

Fall College and Career Fair 2015

Celia Kramer

September 15, 2015

On Friday, September 17th, juniors and seniors here at La Joya traveled across campus to the Fall College and Career Fair held in the cafeteria. The reason why Guidance hosts this event is to enhance the futures of La Joya's students. Senior Jason Salcido said about the experience, "Each of the...

Counselor Corner

Counselor Corner

Andrea Diarte and Jesus Solano

September 8, 2015

Need help? Need to prepare for the future? Go see your school counselors in the guidance office. They will lead you every step of the way in your unfortunate times. They provide many beneficial skills. A counselor plays a role as a superhero. For example, they rescue you from making inappropriate...

Connecting the Pack at La Joya Community High School
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