Eye of the Lobo

Books in Our School, Good or Bad?

Books in Our School, Good or Bad?

Karina Perez, Staff

September 12, 2019

AVONDALE- Within the four years of high school we spend at La Joya, we go through many novels,  whether it be fiction, non-fiction, an assigned novel or one we read on our free time; are these novels overall best for students? The forms of literature we read in school typically depend on the teacher a st...

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, ...

4Ocean

4Ocean

Jasmine Avechucho, Staff

September 9, 2019

AVONDALE- 4ocean is a charity that helps clean up our ocean that is currently cover of trash by purchasing a bracelet, you can remove one pound of trash in the ocean and coastline for only $20. "I like how I can help save the world by just purchasing a bracelet for $20 and I also like how cute t...

Ready to Kickoff the Football Season

Ready to Kickoff the Football Season

Tamali'i Nua, Staff

August 21, 2019

AVONDALE- The fighting lobos have been at hard work over the summer, while they were pushing to better improve themselves some of the lobos were able to travel to California and they were able to bring home the winning victory of the San Diego State Passing Tournament.  "Honestly, it made me feel ...

LGBT Awareness at La Joya: Yaire Aguilar

LGBT Awareness at La Joya: Yaire Aguilar

Alex Westphal, Staff

August 20, 2019

AVONDALE- La Joya Community High School is a school of diversity. Everyone student is welcomed no matter their race, gender, or sexual orientation. Yaire Aguilar is one of the officers for La Joya's own GSA (Gender & Sexuality Alliance) Club. She educates the importance of LGBTQ+  representation i...

The End of The Kapu System

Kealohalani Kauhako-Viernes, Staff

April 24, 2019

People often interpret things to be racist. For example a Luau is something everyone loves, it's a place to relax and enjoy one's self with the entertainment of hula. But whats the real meaning behind the word  Luau? Well today we're going to dig into the history and definition of the word Luau, an...

One Last Movie From A Goofy Goober

One Last Movie From A Goofy Goober

Devon Gentile, Staff

April 17, 2019

About four months ago on the 26th of November 2018, fans of the show Spongebob Squarepants were heartbroken after learning of the creator, Stephen McDannell Hillenburg's passing due to ALS. But still the show lives on, with the future holding on to perhaps another film: It's a Wonderful Sponge coming in 2020. With the talk of the upcoming movie set for next year, many are unsu...

Coach Sean nelson

Coach Sean nelson

Tyler Mitchell, Staff

December 13, 2018

Coach Nelson is a great teacher and a great coach for wrestling. He lives off his own intensity. His intensity levels are through the roof, he wrestles so fast he could burn the rubber of the mat. He is admired and respected by every wrestler in his room and both the other coach's. "All the kids in...

Cheering on the Cheerleaders

Cheering on the Cheerleaders

Victoria Vazquez, Staff

December 3, 2018

Cheer for La Joya's cheerleaders on December 8th as their show cheer competition is approaching quickly. The team has been working hard to perfect their routine to qualify for Nationals. Competitions will take place at Deer Valley High School. La Joya will begin at 8am. Deer Valley is located at 18424...

College Softball

College Softball

Alexia Beltran, Staff

December 3, 2018

In a world filled with talented athletes, it can be quite challenging to get noticed by college scouts. Here are some many ways to get noticed by some college scouts "To be confident and know how to play and have fun" Said Sophomore Breya Barden.   What you have to do is be more involved in ...

Was Neymar Jr. Replaced?

Was Neymar Jr. Replaced?

Laura S. Zuniga, staff

November 9, 2018

You may know Lionel Messi, Christano Ronaldo and Neymar jr as the top best players, what if we are wrong about one of them not making it to this years best top ten? This years FIFA awards was quite different and shocking to a lot of people, when Neymar jr did not attend. People started to question...

The Best Pretzel Recipe For Wrestling

The Best Pretzel Recipe For Wrestling

Tyler Mitchell, Staff

November 9, 2018

The wrestling session is here so we are going to have some people in a pretzel, the season started. We are getting ready to wrestle and get some varsity and Jr varsity wins. We are going to practice the moves we have learned, get new people, and the people who have played before are going to get even...

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