Eye of the Lobo

Net Neutrality: The (Possible) Future of the Internet

Net Neutrality: The (Possible) Future of the Internet

Joseph Shouse, Staff

December 8, 2017


Filed under All Around Town, Connecting the Pack, News, School, Uncategorized, US & World, World

As of December 14, 2017, Congress is set to hold a vote alongside the FCC (Federal Communications Commission) on the fate of the World Wide Web, a service that billions of people around the world to connect and do practically anything. The vote is set to repeal the Obama-era policy of net neutrality....

La Joya Community High School-Home of the Fighting Lobos

Heather Eaton, Advisor

November 8, 2017


Filed under Connecting the Pack, Lobo Spotlight, School, Showcase

La Joya Community High School is home to the Fighting Lobos and serves approximately 2300 students. Here at La Joya, we feel that each individual is an important piece of our pack; therefore, great care is spent cultivating a learning environment that produces self-directed learners who are valuable, cont...

¿Hablas Español?

¿Hablas Español?

Tiffany Acosta, Author

November 1, 2017


Filed under Connecting the Pack, High School, Lobo Spotlight, News, School

Every high school student is required to take a world language class. If you choose Spanish here at La Joya High School then you'll be lucky if you get Mrs. Locker or how her students know her, Sra. Locker. "Mrs.Locker is very friendly. She is honestly like a very nice person and kind and good character,...

Senior Stress: This is It

Senior Stress: This is It

Joseph Shouse, Staff

November 1, 2017


Filed under College, Connecting the Pack, Counseling Corner, High School, Lobo Spotlight, School, Student Life

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...

Is Mr.West The Best?

Is Mr.West The Best?

Tiffany Rosario Acosta, author

October 14, 2017


Filed under All Around Town, High School, Lobo Spotlight, School, Showcase

Have you seen a teacher that has tons of school spirit around campus? Have you seen a teacher that is so involved not only in school and sports but also in student learning? Well one must of heard about Mr. West! Mr. West is an AP Government/Government/World History teacher here at La Joya and has...

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...

Trunk-or-Treat

Trunk-or-Treat

Daniela Medina, Staff

October 13, 2017


Filed under Connecting the Pack, Entertainment, High School, News, School

Trunk or treat is an annual event here at La Joya. Trunk or treat is an event for the community. Little kids dress up and trick or treat in the parking lot. Clubs and sports teams hand out candy. Trunk or treat is Wednesday October 25.  From 4-6pm. Mrs. Saco is the teacher for STUGO and they're in charge...

The Road Out of Adolescence

The Road Out of Adolescence

Joseph Shouse, Staff

October 2, 2017


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

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...

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...

Gender Equality: What Can You Do to Support Your Counterparts?

Gender Equality: What Can You Do to Support Your Counterparts?

Joseph Shouse, Staff

August 24, 2017


Filed under #IAM..., Connecting the Pack, High School, School, Student Life, True Life

Gender inequality has been a topic that society has had wedged in its side for millennia. The social norm has been that males are superior to females. While men are indeed strong (as seen in history), we have some pretty strong and proud women. Mary Wollstonecraft wrote her famous novel, "Frankenstein"...

Dear Lobo

Dear Lobo

Lobo, Staff

August 24, 2017


Filed under Dear Lobo, Student Life

Dear Lobo, How do I change my piano class to my 4th hour? Dear Anonymous Freshman, Thank you for writing to Lobo! If you are having trouble with your schedule be sure to visit the counseling office and talk to your counselor before you get too far into the year. If you don't know who your counselor...

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...

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