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Trunk-or-Treat

Trunk-or-Treat

Daniela Medina, Staff

October 13, 2017

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

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

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

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

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

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...

Changing Entertainment

Changing Entertainment

Madelyn Martinez, Staff

January 17, 2017

In light of the recent Golden Globe Awards, it's difficult not to notice the changes in what we watch on television. This year, every category (not cast/crew) besides one featured more than one nomination with a person of color in a lead or title role. Movies like Moonlight and shows like Atlanta sh...

Newest Addition to Wolfpack Wrestling!

Newest Addition to Wolfpack Wrestling!

Mercedes Gonzalez, Staff

October 9, 2016

La Joya Community High School Wolfpack is getting ready to slam this season down, with the help of our newest addition to the pack, Coach Nelson. Coach Nelson himself has participated in this life sport in middle school, high school, USA nationally, and college wrestling. He has also had the opportunity...

Get to know La Joya’s Volleyball Team

Get to know La Joya’s Volleyball Team

Daniela Medina, Staff

October 6, 2016

The La Joya volleyball team is having a good season. They are in the #1 ranking, which means they play better schools. Last year they were in the #3 ranking. They've grown so much. It's time to meet  the La Joya volleyball team. Something that is very difficult for volleyball players and athletes in general is balancing school...

New Year, Big Changes

New Year, Big Changes

Madelyn Martinez, Staff

September 8, 2016

A change that most students noticed within the first week of school is the lack of sweep. Unlike last year, tardy students will be able to go to class instead of spending the period in sweep. Principal Brandi Haskins said this is because administration did not want students to miss out on class time. “Our...

New Beginnings and DANCE!

New Beginnings and DANCE!

Mercedes Gonzalez, Staff

September 1, 2016

"I hope that my dancers will learn to appreciate the different styles of dance and that they are confident in who they are, and become well rounded artists of dance. I look forward to seeing my students grow and develop, and putting on dance shows!"

Connecting the Pack at La Joya Community High School
La Joya Community High School