Eye of the Lobo

Are You Really Safe on a School Bus?

Are You Really Safe on a School Bus?

Alexus Marquez, Staff

October 6, 2016

 Are yellow school buses really safe for kids to ride on? In 2015, many yellow buses did not pass 30 percent of their inspections, showing us that children were not really safe on riding a school bus.  "I feel it's a safety hazard" said a student at La Joya Community high school, when asked how ...

Will Teaching Methods Get Better OR Worse In 2030?

Will Teaching Methods Get Better OR Worse In 2030?

Grace Kindred, Student Journalist

October 3, 2016

Technology can be a good tool for schools, but students often don’t know how to control themselves and be productive around computers and tablets. With students being non-productive around technology, is technology really the best way to go? Antonio Gilbert, a junior at Westview High School, when...

Marc Jacobs Runway Controversy Ruining Reputation?

Photo: Umberto Fratini

Jessica Quintana, Staff

October 1, 2016

Marc Jacobs newest season during New York Fashion Week consisted of models wearing faux dreadlocks mainly on Caucasian girls, responding to commenters saying "And all who cry 'cultural appropriation' or whatever nonsense. . ." causing tension. Will this ruin Marc Jacobs reputation? Will it drop down...



Andrea Diarte, Staff

September 9, 2016

La Joya Lobos are finally back from their summer vacation. I know it's hard for them to start school. Back to the stress, sleepy mornings, and hours of homework after school. The things keeping students at La Joya awake are events, upcoming events! Are you ready for Friday nights football?! I know I am. Studen...

New Year, Big Changes

La Joya Lobos

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...

Balancing Work and School

Balancing Work and School

September 5, 2016

Students don’t always realize the complications of being employed. Some students want a job just to have extra money, others don’t have a choice on the matter. Sometimes employers work with students schedules but, there isn’t enough time in one day to fulfill day to day priorities. It is alw...

5 Things That Every Senior Must Complete

Graduation Checklist

Adrianna Martinez

March 3, 2016

Are you a senior? Are you planning on attending college this fall? If so, here are five things you MUST have completed before graduation. Meet with your counselors. Every senior should be meeting with their counselors to figure out if they’re still on the right track. Stop by the guidance offi...

True Life of a Thug: Nov. 10, 2015

True Life of a Thug: Nov. 10, 2015

Dasey Berrueta

November 13, 2015

November 10, 2015 Have you ever been annoyed by something all day but don't know what it is? Well, that happened to me today. It was not the day to mess with me. On top of that, I was stressed out 'cause I had four test to complete and do good on. Lucky me. I'm sure I did well though, I just tend to o...

True Life of a Thug: Nov. 09, 2015

True Life of a Thug: Nov. 09, 2015

Dasey Berrueta

November 9, 2015

November 9, 2015 This morning I woke up late! I usually wake up around 5:30 so I can be out the house by 7 but that wasn’t the case today. My alarm went off twice but I snoozed both of them and fell back asleep. Next thing I know it was 7:05, school starts in twenty minutes. I got up so quick that...

Uhh Oh, Grades!

Not happy with your grades this quarter?

Cody Bowling

October 7, 2015

As we all know, grades are due but are you satisfied with the grades you have received this quarter? During the first quarter, there have been so many activities and people that could’ve distracted you from doing your school and homework, which may have affected your grade, for better or for worse. Here...

Connecting the Pack at La Joya Community High School