Connecting the Pack at La Joya Community High School

Eye of the Lobo

How To Avoid Getting Hit By A Car (word count, pictures)

Austin Daleo, Staff

October 13, 2017


Filed under Connecting the Pack, School, Student Life, True Life, Uncategorized

Since the beginning of the school year at least  2 people got injured on campus. So there clearly needs to be a safety rule check for everyone. To make sure that everyone will be alive for their graduation.  Be Aware Of Your Surroundings This seems too obvious but being on your phone or o...

Sharpen Your Pencils and Your Skills

Sharpen Your Pencils and Your Skills

Brandon Seng, Staff

October 13, 2017


Filed under Connecting the Pack, Counseling Corner, High School, News, School, Student Life, Uncategorized

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...

Szechuan Sauce: The Revival of a 19-Year Old McDonald’s Dipping Sauce

Szechuan Sauce: The Revival of a 19-Year Old McDonald’s Dipping Sauce

Michael Enero, Staff

October 12, 2017


Filed under Entertainment, Food, TV, Uncategorized

The newest Internet food craze has arrived, and it has arrived with hype. This past Saturday, McDonald's has released an item named Szechuan sauce for a limited time. Only the first 20 people in line at participating location received the sauce. Rick and Morty fan Terence Jon Nerona stated, "Haven't...

Is Technology for You?

Is Technology for You?

Andrew Chavez, Staff

September 22, 2017


Filed under Connecting the Pack, High School, Uncategorized

Have you ever wanted to have a full time job on working with technology? For all you who want to get connected to technology there are jobs such as an IT manager. Computer technology is evolving faster than ever before and demand for computer professionals with the right qualifications is at an all ...

High school Athletes

High school Athletes

Kealohalani Kauhako-Viernes, Staff

September 18, 2017


Filed under Connecting the Pack, School, Sports, Uncategorized

Tyanna Chee is currently a Sophomore here at LJHS, she is also known as Ty for short. Ty plays basketball, she was asked a few questions about being a student athlete. This will be Ty's second year playing high school basketball, her positions are point guard, and wing. As a point guard she has to...

La Joya Media: The Update

La Joya Media: The Update

Christian Deadwlyer, Staff

August 24, 2017


Filed under Uncategorized

La Joya Community High School will be updating and using its social media accounts in 2017-2018 more than it has previously. The media department at La Joya has big plans for the upcoming year for social media. Students at La Joya have complained about the lack of social media and the lack of interaction...

New People Opinions of La Joya

New People Opinions of La Joya

Austin Daleo, Staff

August 24, 2017


Filed under Uncategorized

Being in a high school can be overwhelming for most people. Whether it's trying to make new friends for freshman or brand new teachers trying to figure out what works best for their class. Freshmen aren't the only new students at La Joya. Diamond a senior at  La Joya says "La Joya is a new experience...

EQUAL RIGHTS & GAMING

EQUAL RIGHTS & GAMING

Valeria Orozco, Author

August 24, 2017


Filed under Connecting the Pack, High School, Student Life, Uncategorized

Want to try something new? Something different and out of your comfort zone? Try joining clubs at la Joya so many to decide from, being involved in one of these clubs will open you up to new opportunities and just help getting you involved. At la Joya we have numerous clubs to choose from. There is always...

Senior Year Has Arrived

Senior Year Has Arrived

Liliana Sanchez, Copy Editor

August 23, 2017


Filed under Connecting the Pack, High School, School, Student Life, Uncategorized

The year that everyone waits for is finally here! Senior year has arrived for the class of 2018 and they are excited to kick things off. As seniors approach their final year, they have many to share about how they feel. Many seniors who have been at La joya all four years, have plenty to say about...

Teacher Look-Alikes

Teacher Look-Alikes

Isabella Lopez, Staff

October 4, 2016


Filed under Celebrities, Entertainment, Uncategorized

How often does it happen that you meet a celebrity? Let alone, find someone that looks like one? Teachers from La Joya High School dressed as characters from the Breakfast Club to celebrate Spirit Week. One of the teacher who participated was 9th grade Biology teacher Miss. Ingram. The students of...

5 Things I Wish I Knew Before Coming Into La Joya

5 Things I Wish I Knew Before Coming Into La Joya

Melanie Gaxiola

February 11, 2016


Filed under Student Life, Uncategorized

1. Know Your Restrooms The night before my first day, I studied the La Joya campus map for a solid 25 minutes, trying to correlate the restrooms to my classes. It's a big school, there's at least one restroom for every two buildings, I should be fine right? WRONG. If you do not know which restrooms a...

Photo Opp or Photo Flop?

Photo Opp or Photo Flop?

Britney Onpeng

February 3, 2016


Filed under All Around Town, News, School, Uncategorized

Last week a group of girls were photographed with letters on the front of their shirts that so happened to spell out the "N" word for everyone to see. The picture was taken on senior picture day which included 3,100 students, and these girls were only a small portion of the student body. The lett...

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