Eye of the Lobo

25% Decrease of Hispanic Student Attendance After 680 Illegal Immigrants Arrests in Mississippi

Credit: Rogelio V. Solis/AP

Jessica Quintana

August 22, 2019

  FOREST-A quarter of Mississippi's Scott County School District's Hispanic students were reported absent after the largest single-state raid of illegal immigrants during the first week of August. The absences were a direct result from the raid of at least 680 undocumented immigrants. After ICE had su...

Walking Among Chicanos

Walking Among Chicanos

Victor Robles, Author

February 2, 2018

At La Joya Community High School, could you spot the kids within your community that are Chicano/Chicana? You’d be surprised at who is and isn’t! Well among the majority of the population in La Joya, it is made up of mostly Hispanic/Latino. But would you consider them Chicano/Chicana? Chicano or...

Connecting the Pack at La Joya Community High School
Hispanic Students