"Everything that concerns you"

The Eagle's Eye

"Everything that concerns you"

The Eagle's Eye

"Everything that concerns you"

The Eagle's Eye

2021-2022 Staff

Heba Dalu
Editor-in-Chief

Heba Dalu

Grade: 12th Academy: STEM Number of Years on Staff: 2 Why do you enjoy being on staff? I love being able to give other people a voice and building my graphic design/journalism skills. What do you do for fun? I enjoy hanging out with my friends, working out, reading, and hiking.  What are your ho...

Mia Rubio
Sports Editor

Mia Rubio

Grade: 11 Academy: New Tech Number of Years on Staff: New Title: Sports Editor Why do you enjoy being on staff? I enjoy being able to share my ideas and thoughts about certain topics What do you do for fun? I like to listen to music and hang out with friends What are your hobbies? I ...

Tyrson Graham
Sports Editor

Tyrson Graham

Grade: 12 Academy: STEM Number of Years on Staff: New to staff Title: Sports Editor Why do you enjoy being on staff? It’s a fun thing that I’ll be able to look back on after I graduate What do you do for fun? Play video games and listen to music What are your hobbies? Playing spo...

Staff Writer

Cody Crank

Grade: 10 Academy: New Tech Number of Years on Staff: New Title: Staff Writer Why do you enjoy being on staff? I don't know What do you do for fun? Stuff What are your hobbies? Baseball Hopes & Dreams after high school? Baseball...

Cj Smith
Staff Writer

Cj Smith

Grade: 11th Academy: ABLE Number of Years on Staff: 1 Title: Staff Writer  Why do you enjoy being on staff? I enjoy being on staff because im able to put things that happen in the real world on the newspaper and its nice to see people reading mine and other people stories  What do you do for fun? I ...

Staff Writer

Gabe Ojeda

Grade: 11 Academy: New Tech  Number of Years on Staff: 1 Year Title: Staff Writer Why do you enjoy being on staff? I enjoy writing stories that are fun for me What do you do for fun? Play games and sports...

Rudy Morales
Staff Writer

Rudy Morales

Grade:  10th  Academy: AHA  Number of Years on Staff: My first year Title: staff writer  Why do you enjoy being on staff? I like how it opens opportunities for my future that I would have never known about. What do you do for fun? Skateboarding and making music.  What are your ho...

Victor Jaimes-Alpizar
Staff Writer

Victor Jaimes-Alpizar

Grade: 12 Academy: ABLLE Number of Years on Staff: First year Title: Staff Writer What do you do for fun? Sports and video games What are your hobbies? Working Out Hopes & Dreams after high school? Financially Successful ...

Jade Hernandez - Clavel
Staff Writer

Jade Hernandez – Clavel

Grade: 10th Number of Years on Staff: First year Title: Staff Writer Why do you enjoy being on staff? Not really. What do you do for fun? Play video games What are your hobbies? Drawing Hopes & Dreams after high school? I don't know...

Giusseppe Giusti Williams
Staff Writer

Giusseppe Giusti Williams

Grade:12th Academy: Able Number of Years on Staff: First year Title: Staff Writer What do you do for fun? I like to be outside hanging out with my friends or playing video games with them What are your hobbies? I work or play video games  Hopes & Dreams after high school? Just make it be ...

Kale Parkins
Staff Writer

Kale Parkins

Grade: 12  Academy: AHA Number of Years on Staff: 2  Title: Staff Writer  What do you do for fun? Basketball and driving What are your hobbies? Basketball and music  Hopes & Dreams after high school? Do not know yet...

Izaak Mireles
Staff Writer

Izaak Mireles

Grade: 10 Academy: New Tech Number of Years on Staff: New Title: Staff Writer Why do you enjoy being on staff? Its pretty fun What do you do for fun? I Play video games What are your hobbies? Sports, video games Hopes & Dreams after high school? I Don't know yet ...

Raquel Gonzalez
Staff Writer

Raquel Gonzalez

Grade: Senior (12th) Academy: New Tech Number of Years on Staff: New Title: Staff Writer Why do you enjoy being on staff? Because I want to help the newspaper to be interesting and all about the juicy drama appealing to our main audience to get everyone to talk about it. What do you do f...

Staff Writer

Elijah Alexander

Grade: 10th Academy: Green Tech Number of Years on Staff: New to staff Title: Staff Writer What do you do for fun? I like to watch movies and ride my bike for fun. What are your hobbies? I enjoy drawing and playing video games, especially with my friends. Hopes & Dreams after high...

Emily Acuna
Staff Writer

Emily Acuna

Grade: 11th Academy:AHA Number of Years on Staff: first year  Title: Staff Writer What do you do for fun? To have fun with the people I love  What are your hobbies? Love to do some diamond painting on my free time and also playing video games  Hopes & Dreams after high school? To...

Adriel Medrano
Staff Writer

Adriel Medrano

Grade: 12 Academy: STEM Number of Years on Staff: This is my first year. Why do you enjoy being on staff? Being able to research and share topics I’m interested in. What do you do for fun? Guitar, piano, skateboarding, video games, and pro wrestling. What are your hobbies? Collectin...

Staff Writer

Jose Garcia

Grade:11th  Academy: STEM Number of Years on Staff: 1st Why do you enjoy being on staff? At this moment I am unsure of how I feel about being a part of the Eagle's Eye Staff. What do you do for fun? Not a lot  What are your hobbies? Not a lot  Hopes & Dreams after high school? I do have pl...

McKoy Mertens
Staff Writer

McKoy Mertens

Grade:11 Academy: New Tech Academy Number of Years on Staff:1st year Why do you enjoy being on staff? I wasn't expecting it to be a newspaper. What do you do for fun? I rap.  What are your hobbies? I rap, and I skate, and I like hanging out with my friends. Hopes & Dreams after ...

Giovanni Gonzalez
Staff Writer

Giovanni Gonzalez

Grade:12 Academy: Green Tech  Number of Years on Staff:  First year Why do you enjoy being on staff? Cuz news What do you do for fun? Travel to mars What are your hobbies? Hopes & Dreams after high school? Make money Hidden Talent: I can cook minute rice in 59s.  ...

Christian Chavez
Staff Writer

Christian Chavez

Grade:12 Academy: stem Number of years on staff: first year Why do you enjoy being on staff? I enjoy being a part of the Eagle Eye staff because it is interesting seeing everything that's going on. What do you do for fun? work and go out to eat What are your hobbies? spend time with peo...

Edward Camacho Puente
Staff Writer

Edward Camacho Puente

Grade: 12 Academy: ABLLE  Number of Years on Staff: First Year Why do you enjoy being on staff? To learn new things What do you do for fun? Go out What are your hobbies? Work out Hopes & Dreams after high school? Start a Business...

Bryan Ramirez
Staff Writer

Bryan Ramirez

Grade:11th Academy: STEM Number of Years on Staff: First Year Why do you enjoy being on staff?: I learn many writing skills that can help me for future school work What do you do for fun?: Watch youtube and work. What are your hobbies?: Play video games and play soccer Hopes & D...

Vy Nguyen
Staff Writer

Vy Nguyen

Grade: 12th Academy: STEM Number of Years on Staff: First Year Why do you enjoy being on staff? I like learning new things. What do you do for fun? I like to read and watch horror. What are your hobbies? I paint and make digital art. Hopes & Dreams after high school? I want to wo...

Pedro Rendon
Staff Writer

Pedro Rendon

Grade: 12th   Academy: STEM Number of Years on Staff: 1st year  Why do you enjoy being on staff? I like being a part of the staff because I wanted to try something new What do you do for fun? For fun, I like to play video games  What are your hobbies? My hobby is watching movies. ...

Oscar Barron
Staff Writer

Oscar Barron

Grade: 12th   Academy: STEM Number of Years on Staff: 1st year  Why do you enjoy being on staff? I like being on staff because I wanted to try something new What do you do for fun? For fun, I like to play video games or soccer with my cousins  What are your hobbies? Some of my hob...

Anthony Corchado
Staff Writer

Anthony Corchado

Grade: 11th  Academy: New Tech Number of Years on Staff: 1 Why do you enjoy being on staff? It’s chill What do you do for fun? Shopping and hanging out with my friends  What are your hobbies? Playing games  Hopes & Dreams after high school? Own a business and make hella brea...

Hilary Lopez
Staff Writer

Hilary Lopez

Grade: 12th  Academy: SAS Number of Years on Staff: I just started in 2021 Why do you enjoy being on staff? It's pretty chill to do.  What do you do for fun? Go out with friends and play soccer  What are your hobbies? Going to school and work.  Hopes & Dreams after high school...

Maria Galo
Staff Writer

Maria Galo

Grade: 12th Academy: AHA Number of Years on Staff: 1 Why do you enjoy being on staff? I get to share my opinion on a public platform What do you do for fun? Go out with friends, watch my favorite shows, listen to music, create choreography What are your hobbies? Recording vocals, making art, bak...

Jordan Atchison
Staff Writer

Jordan Atchison

Grade:12th Academy: STEM Number of Years on Staff: First year Why do you enjoy being on staff? I enjoy being on staff because it’s nice to see my work come together and be posted somewhere I can see it. What are your hobbies? I like to read both novelle and manga, as well as watch and p...

Enrique Armando Steven Garcia-Chong
Staff Writer

Enrique Armando Steven Garcia-Chong

Grade: 11 Academy: STEM  Number of Years on Staff: 1  Why do you enjoy being on staff? I enjoy being here because it's nice to see the process of a newspaper/website, and share what's happening or say my opinion What do you do for fun? I like to play the game called War Thunder and drawing What a...

Ahiezer Araus
Staff Writer

Ahiezer Araus

Grade:12th Academy: STEM Number of Years on Staff: First year Why do you enjoy being on staff? I don't enjoy being on staff, well just a little bit. What do you do for fun? I like to play video games, I like to watch TV(Youtube, Netflix, Anime, etc) and I like to play soccer. What are ...

Carlos Anastacio Esquivel
Staff Writer

Carlos Anastacio Esquivel

Grade: 11th. Academy: STEM. Number of Years on Staff: First year.  Why do you enjoy being on staff? I enjoy how chill this class is.  What do you do for fun? I enjoy going shoe shopping.  What are your hobbies? My hobbies are drawing and playing soccer.  Hopes & Dreams after...

Samy Abdalla
Staff Writer

Samy Abdalla

Grade: 10th Academy: Green Tech  Number of Years on Staff: First year Title: Staff Writer Why do you enjoy being on staff? I like to write about games. What do you do for fun? I like to play Fortnite with my friends. What are your hobbies? I play soccer with my friends. Hopes &...

Sam Laguna
Guest Writer

Sam Laguna

Julian Reyna

Julian Reyna

Name: Julian Reyna Grade:12 Academy: STEM Number of Years on Staff: First year Title: Staff Writer Why do you enjoy being on staff? I like being on the staff because I can spread good news and push out things that need to be heard. What do you do for fun? For fun, I like to hang wi...

Omar Rodriguez

Omar Rodriguez

Name: Omar Rodriguez Grade: 12 Academy: STEM Number of Years on Staff: First Year Title: Staff Writer What do you do for fun? What I do for fun I play video games or go outside to chill. What are your hobbies? My hobby is playing soccer Hopes & Dreams after high school? My dream after high sch...

Jason Ponti

Jason Ponti

Name: Jason Ponti Grade: 10th Academy: AHA Number of Years on Staff: First Year Title: Staff Writer Why do you enjoy being on staff? I get to work with the newspaper What do you do for fun? Video games What are your hobbies? Playing guitar Hopes & Dreams after high school?...

Humberto Trevino

Humberto Trevino

Name: Humberto Trevino Grade: 10th Academy: New Tech Number of Years on Staff: First Year Title: Staff Writer Why do you enjoy being on staff? I enjoy writing about things that interest me What do you do for fun? thrift, sports, hangout with friends What are your hobbies? football...

Celestina Reyna

Celestina Reyna

Grade: 11th Academy: New Teach  Number of Years on Staff: First year  Title: Staff Writer  Why do you enjoy being on staff? I enjoy being on staff because it helps me talk to more people that I wouldnt usually talk to.  What do you do for fun? I read and play volleyball  What are your hobbies? Vol...

Roberto Ramirez
Opinions Editor

Roberto Ramirez

Grade: 11 Academy: ECHS Number of Years on Staff: 1 Title: Opinions Editor Why do you enjoy being on staff? I enjoy being on staff because I always felt like the torch of journalism needs to be passed down for generations to come, including me. What do you do for fun? Playing video games, reading. ...

Alondra Mondragon-Rodriguez
Life & Style Co-Editor

Alondra Mondragon-Rodriguez

Grade: 12th Academy: GTA Number of Years on Staff: 3 Title: Life & Style Co-Editor Why do you enjoy being on staff? I enjoy being on the staff team because I'm able to be aware of current events and by being part of the Eagle's Eye I'm leaving a mark of myself at Akins. What do you ...

Mark Lomas
Online Entertainment Editor

Mark Lomas

Grade:10th Academy: New Tech Number of Years on Staff: First Year Title: Online Entertainment Editor Why do you enjoy being on staff? I enjoy being on staff because it gives me an opportunity to share with others my opinions on the world. It also gives me an opportunity to do things I would...

Madhi Dharma
Arts and Entertainment Editor

Madhi Dharma

Grade: 11th Academy: STEM Number of Years on Staff: First year Title: Entertainment Editor Why do you enjoy being on staff? It gives me a chance to express myself and it gives me a chance to meet new people and to hear ideas and learn new things about the world.  What do you do for fun? I read, ...

Desiree Barrera
Life & Style Co-Editor

Desiree Barrera

Grade:12th Academy: AHA Number of Years on Staff: 1 year Title: Life & Style Co-Editor Why do you enjoy being on staff? I enjoy being a part of the staff because I want to be part of the community that informs and helps our school. What do you do for fun? Listen to music and travel ...

Charles Sacco
Staff Artist

Charles Sacco

Grade: 11 Academy: AHA Number of Years on Staff: 1 Why do you enjoy being on staff? I have specifically assigned artwork to make, rather than trying to come up with material from scratch all the time, rules help to grow.  What do you do for fun? A lot of free time is spent holding instrumen...

Emma San Miguel
Staff Artist

Emma San Miguel

Grade:12th  Academy: AHA Number of Years on Staff: 1 Why do you enjoy being on staff? It's fun What do you do for fun? I like to draw What are your hobbies? I write stories and rap Hopes & Dreams after high school? I want to become an art therapist...

Natalia Estrada
Editor

Natalia Estrada

Grade:12 Academy: New Tech Number of Years on Staff:3 Why do you enjoy being on staff? I like to help other people as well to inform and I always learn new skills for journalism/Graphic design What do you do for fun?- I like to go out and play games with my friends, eat some dessert and mostly watch...

Shay Darroux-Edwards
Social Media Editor

Shay Darroux-Edwards

Grade: 12th Academy: I am in the New Tech Academy Number of Years on Staff: This is my first year being a staff member of the Eagle's Eye Newspaper. Why do you enjoy being on staff? I appreciate being a part of the staff because it exposes me to new situations and provides me with an inside look at...

Angel Villegas 

Angel Villegas 

Grade: 10th  Academy: STEM  Number of Years on Staff: 1st year  Title: Staff Writer Why do you enjoy being on staff? I enjoy being in the staff because I like to write entertaining stories  What do you do for fun? I like to hang out with my friends and play games What are your hobbi...

Cassidy Smith

Cassidy Smith

Grade: 12 Academy: AHA Number of Years on Staff: New Title: Staff Writer Why do you enjoy being on staff? I was able to use a new form of digital art that I’m not used to and I’m doing it as a job What do you do for fun? Playing cold war and art What are your hobbies? I like drawing and some...

Mario Sanchez

Mario Sanchez

Grade: 12th Academy: STEM Number of Years on Staff: 1st year Title: Staff Writer Why do you enjoy being on staff? I enjoy being on the staff because I get the chance to show out my writing creativity. What do you do for fun? I work in my free time, I work at Walmart and I play video games What are your ...

Natalie Rodriguez

Natalie Rodriguez

Grade: 12th Academy: Arts of Humanities Number of Years on Staff: 2nd year Title: Staff Writer Why do you enjoy being on staff? I enjoy writing, especially when it’s an important topic that isn’t talked about enough.  What do you do for fun? I like to hang out with friends and family wh...

John Nombrana

John Nombrana

Grade: 12th Academy: AHA Number of Years on Staff: First year Title: Staff Writer Why do you enjoy being on staff? I enjoy being on staff because I’m able to write about subjects I’m passionate about. What do you do for fun? I read books or hang out with my friends. What are yo...

Xander Musgrave

Xander Musgrave

Grade: 12th Academy: STEM Number of Years on Staff: New Title: Staff Writer  Why do you enjoy being on staff? It’s a new and interesting thing for me, despite it being completely unintentional. What do you do for fun? Exploring Austin What are your hobbies? I read and make music Hopes & Dre...

Brandon Llanos

Brandon Llanos

Grade: 10th Academy: New Tech Number of Years on Staff: New to staff Title: Staff Writer Why do you enjoy being on staff? I don’t really know first thoughts were this was gonna be boring but its pretty chill  What do you do for fun? Sleep, work, and sports What are your hobbies? ...

Brenden Kelly

Brenden Kelly

Grade: 10th Academy: New tech Number of Years on Staff: First year Title: Staff Writer Why do you enjoy being on staff? I enjoy being on staff because I like the ability to create stories and headlines for Akins. What do you do for fun? I usually just play Rocket League or Hangout with my ...

Fabiana Holod
InDepth Editor

Fabiana Holod

Grade: 12th Academy: ECHS Number of Years on Staff: New to staff Title: InDepth Editor Why do you enjoy being on staff? It’s a fun way to get involved with school activities. I quite enjoy interviewing and writing about topics of matter, especially if It’s a way to make students’ voice...

Alexis Herrera

Alexis Herrera

Grade: 12th/ Senior Academy: STEM Number of Years on Staff: New Title: Staff writer Why do you enjoy being on staff? I get to embrace opinions that need to be heard. What do you do for fun? I play Splatoon 2  What are your hobbies? I draw cartoonish art (Traditional & Digital) ...

Diego Hernandez

Diego Hernandez

Grade: 10th Academy: New Tech Number of Years on Staff: New to staff Title: Staff Writer Why do you enjoy being on staff? I enjoy being on staff because it gives me the opportunity to talk about my opinions on certain topics and read other's opinions on topics they’re interested in.  ...

Ariana Gomez

Ariana Gomez

Grade: 11th Academy: ECHS Number of Years on Staff: 1st year Title: Staff Writer  Why do you enjoy being on staff? I enjoy being on staff because it shows me how to be independent and responsible with deadlines, and it also gives me the chance to talk about creative/serious topics.   What do you do for fu...

Desmin Curry

Desmin Curry

Grade: 11th Academy: New Tech Number of Years on Staff: 2 Title: Staff Writer Why do you enjoy being on staff? I like to write about games or shows that I’m really hyped or passionate about What do you do for fun? Play on my Xbox What are your hobbies? I play video games Hopes & Dreams after...

Jake Copeland

Jake Copeland

 Grade: 11th Academy: New tech  Number of Years on Staff: 2 years  Title: Sports editor Why do you enjoy being on staff? Because it's fun to make stories. What do you do for fun? Play video games. What are your hobbies? Football and basketball. Hopes & Dreams after high school? To ...

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