The Eagle's Eye

2017-2018 Staff

Marcelo Cruz

Name: Marcelo Cruz Grade: 12 Academy: New Tech Year on Staff: 3rd year Title: Co-Photo Editor I joined Akins newspaper because I've always loved taking photos and writing, being on staff allows me to show others my work. My side hobbies other than taking photos is: playing games on the Xbox One...

Raidy Zanjeel

Name: Raidy Zanjeel Grade: Senior, 12th grade Academy: STEM Year on Staff: Second year Title: Staff writer Why they are on staff?: Good writer and hard working What do you do for fun?: Shop, hang out with friends, clean, listen to music Plans for after high school?: attend college and go further on ed...

Ulysses Luna

Name: Ulysses Luna Medel Grade: 11th Academy: New Tech Year on Staff: 1st Year Title: Photo Co-Editor Why they are on staff? I was previously in Commercial Photography and tried out newspaper last year. What do you do for fun? I ride my bike and adventure around Austin What movie do you recommend...

Fabian Morales

Name: Fabian Grade: 10th Academy: New Tech Year on Staff: 1st year Title: Staff Writer Why they are on staff?: I like writing about important stuff What do you do for fun?: Hoop or be on social media What movie do you recommend that everyone watch?: American Sniper Plans for after high school?...

Jorkaed Rodriguez

Name: Jorkaed Rodriguez Grade: 12 Academy:New Tech Year on Staff: 2 Title: staff writer Why they are on staff? because i like the journalism What do you do for fun? listen to music and play video games What movie do you recommend that everyone watch? fantastic beast is a amazing movie Plans for...

Andy Clay

Name: Andy Clay Grade: 12th Academy: New Tech Year on Staff: 2 Title: Entertainment Why they are on staff?: I wanted something more than just writing What do you do for fun?: I do a lot of things. What movie do you recommend that everyone watch?: Pulp Fiction Plans for after high school?: Mil...

Juan Tula Macias

Name: Juan Tula Macias Grade: 12th Academy: New Tech Year on Staff: 1 Title: staff writer Why they are on staff? i am on staff because i like journalism What do you do for fun? Play Video Games What movie do you recommend that everyone watch? fast and furious 8 Plans for after high school? go...

Darcie Papillion

Name: Darcie Papillion Grade: 12th Academy: New Tech Year on Staff: 1st Title: Staff Writer Why are they on staff? I am on the staff, because i like to write articles. What do you do for fun? I like to procrastinate and spend my time watching Netflix. What movie do you recommend that everyone...

Santos Gutierrez

Name: Santos Gutierrez Grade: 11 Academy: New Tech Year on Staff: 2nd Title: Staff Writer Why they are on staff?: I write a lot What do you do for fun?: Make music What movie do you recommend that everyone watch?: Burnt Plans for after high school?: Touring...

Johnniece Walker

Name: Johnniece Walker Grade: 12 Academy: Social Services Year on Staff: 1st Title: Staff Writer Why they are on staff? To help advance my talent as an up and coming journalist. What do you do for fun? I write whatever, whenever. Poems, books, entries, you name it. What movie do you recommend...

Nathan Martinez

Name: Nathan Martinez Grade: 12 Academy: New Tech Year on Staff: 2 Title: Staff writer Why they are on staff? To show people whats going on in the world and to make my photography skills better What do you do for fun? Play guitar What movie do you recommend that everyone watch? Plans for after...

Henry Dominguez

Name: Henry Dominguez Grade: 12th Academy: New Tech Year on Staff: First Title: Staff Writer Why are they on staff?: Because I wanted to be here What do you do for fun?: Watch anime, take photos. What movie do you recommend that everyone watch?: N/A I don't watch alot of movies Plans for after...

Eli Calderon

Name: Eli Calderon Grade: 12 Academy: AHA Year on Staff: 2nd Title: Staff Writer Why they are on staff?: I love to write for the paper, it has become a passion What do you do for fun?: I play guitar and watch movies What movie do you recommend that everyone watch?: Infinity War Plans for after high s...

Dee Carreon

Name: Dee Grade: 11 Academy: New Tech Year on Staff: 2nd year Title: In-Depth Editor Why they are on staff?: The man, the myth himself Elijah Calderon wanted to join this class, so I did too. What do you do for fun?: Waste my time playing video games, make music, or make video games. What movie do you re...

Britney Gonzalez

Name: Britney Gonzalez Grade: 11 Academy: Social Services Year on Staff: 1 Title: (like section editor or staff writer) Staff writer Why they are on staff? Not sure What do you do for fun? Listen to music. What movie do you recommend that everyone watch? Don't Tell Mom Babysitter's Dead Plans...

Justen Arzola

Name: Justen Arzola Grade: 12 Academy: New tech Year on Staff: 3rd Title: Online Sports Editor Why they are on staff?: I like using computers. What do you do for fun?: play video games, workout/ hangout with friends, and listen to music. what movie do you recommend that everyone watch?: The da...

Robert Prentiss

Name: Robert Prentiss Grade: 11th Academy: New Tech Year on Staff: 0 Title: (like section editor or staff writer)Staff writer. Why they are on staff?I don't know. What do you do for fun? Play video games What movie do you recommend that everyone watch?Frozen Plans for after high school? College

Logan Cannon

Name: Logan Cannon Grade: 11 Academy: New Tech Year on Staff: 1 Title: Staff Writer Why they are on staff? Cause I thought it would be fun What do you do for fun? Play games What movie do you recommend that everyone watch? Good Will Hunting Plans for after high school? College

Alan Cruz

Name: Alan Cruz Grade: 12 Academy: Social Services Year on Staff: 1 Title: Staff writer Why they are on staff? I am on staff because I wanted to continue my knowledge with graphic design. What do you do for fun? For fun I like to play soccer, video games, or eat. What movie do you recommend that...

Ian Wayne

Grade: 12 Academy: New tech Year on Staff: 2 Title: Staff writer Why they are on staff? I enjoy it What do you do for fun? I play games What movie do you recommend that everyone watch? Yes Plans for after high school? Work and live

Luis Cerda

Grade: 12 Academy: NewTech Year on Staff: New or first time Title: Staff Writer Why they are on staff? Not entirely sure What do you do for fun? Play games What movie do you recommend that everyone watch? The Siege of Jadotville Plans for after high school? Go to college

Isaiah Castillo

Name: Isaiah Castillo Grade: 11th Grade Academy: New Tech Academy. Year on Staff: First Year. Title: Staff Writer Why they’re on staff?: I am on staff because, I wanted to do something in the media. What do you do for fun?: I like to tinker with computers, and play video games. Plans for af...

Javier Arellano

Name: Javier Arellano Grade: 11 Academy: New Tech Year on Staff: 2 Title: Multimedia Editor I'm on the staff because: I find it fun. What do you do for fun?: Listen to Music, Hang out with friends, and go to concerts. What movie do you recommend other people watch?: The Lovely Bones What ar...

Sheyenne Riojas

Name: Sheyenne Riojas Grade: 12th Academy: New Tech Year on Staff: 2nd Title: Staff Writer Why they are on staff?: Staff is a educational and very fun experience. What do you do for fun?: I love to make Music. What movie do you recommend that everyone watch?: Ooo.. I love movies, but if I had to choose, ...

Jordan Henson

Name: jordan henson Grade: 12 Academy: social services Year on Staff: 1st year Title: (like section editor or staff writer) Why they are on staff? They put me in here. What do you do for fun? Play video games What movie do you recommend that everyone watch? spider-man 2 Plans for after high school?...

Samantha Salazar

Grade: 10th Academy: New tech Year on Staff: 1 Title: staff writer Why they are on staff? I like typing and computers. What do you do for fun? Stay home and watch netflix What movie do you recommend that everyone watch? i watch tv shows like shameless Plans for after high school? go to college...

Alex Castro

Name: Alex Castro Grade: 12th Academy: New Tech Year on Staff: 2nd Title: Photographer, Sports Editor Why they are on staff? I enjoy taking pictures of the school's activities. What do you do for fun? I go take pictures and videos with my GoPro Plans for after high school? I wish to attend Texas...

Basil Montemayor

Name: Basil Montemayor Grade: 12 Academy: New Tech Year on Staff: 3 Title: social media manager Why they are on staff?: I like to inform people. What do you do for fun? Play sports and make youtube videos What movie do you recommend that everyone watch? Jurrasic Park Plans for after high school?...

Spencer Seyfarth

Name: Spencer Seyfarth Grade: 12 Academy:New Tech Year on Staff: 2 Title: Staff Writer Why they are on Staff? Because the class is fun What do you do for fun? Play pickup basketball games What movie do you recommend that everyone watch? Idk Plans for after high school? Go to college in Michigan

Kelly Polacheck

Name: Kelly Polacheck Grade: 12 Academy: New Tech Year on Staff: 3rd Title: Entertainment Web Editor I got this job because nobody else wanted this job I play violent video games, eat, cook, watch my siblings, and "help" people. I recommend the movie No country for old men, it is my favorite Tarantino...

Jaden Garrion

Name: Jaden Garrion Grade: 12 Academy: New Tech Year on Staff: 4th Title: Staff writer Why they are on staff?: I'm very good with technology What do you do for fun?: make youtube videos What movie do you recommend that everyone watch?: He got game Plans for after high school?: go to college Tw...

Eliana Gutierrez

Name: Eliana Gutierrez Grade: 12 Academy: New Tech Year on Staff: 3 Title: InDepth Why they are on staff? Bc why not am I right What do you do for fun? Fun stuff What movie do you recommend that everyone watch? The Devil Wears Prada Plans for after high school? Enjoy life and do whatever makes...

Bethany Bissell

Name: Bethany Bissell Grade: 12 Academy: AHA Year on Staff: 3 Title: Editor-in-Chief Why they are on staff?: I care about news, truth. What do you do for fun?: Read, watch movies, think about newspaper. What movie do you recommend that everyone watch?: The newspaper. Plans for after high school?...

Zeta Handy

Name: Z Grade: 12 Academy: New Tech Year on Staff: 3rd Title: Staff Writer Why are they on staff?: I like to write and I am very opinionated What do you do for fun?: I like to play the violin or listen to music Plans for after high school?: attend ACC then Texas State for engineering and tech...

Bee Barto

Name: Beatrix Barto Grade: Senior, 12th grade Academy: New Tech Year on Staff: Like fourth or something Title: Editor in Chief Why they are on staff? I took something from the fridge What do you do for fun? Various Activities™ What movie do you recommend that everyone watch? Anything...

Annie Ricotta

Name: Annie Ricotta Cheese person Grade: Old (12) Academy: New Tech Year on Staff: 2 Title: Opinions Editor, Graphics Editor Why are they on staff? Hated Broome, got dragged into newspaper by a friend, Doerr hasn't been able to get rid of me What do you do for fun? Play video games, draw, newspaper...

Jennifer Espinoza

Name: Jennifer Espinoza Grade: 12th Academy: New Tech Year on Staff: 3rd Title: Opinions editor Why they are on staff?: I enjoy learning new things What movie do you recommend that everyone watch?: Spirited Away Plans for after high school?: ACC then Texas State for Psychology. Hidden Talent: pro...

Larry Durden

Name: Larry Durden(Miami) Grade: 12 Academy: New Tech Year on Staff: 2 Title: Staff Writer Why they are on staff? Because I have always had a passion for writing What do you do for fun? I workout What movie do you recommend that everyone watch? Liv & Maddie Plans for after high school? To play...

Ashley Sanchez

Name: Ashley Sanchez Grade:12 Academy: New tech Year on Staff: Third year Title: Life & Style Editor Why they are on staff? Because I like to inform people what happens around them. What do you do for fun? Fun things (Hitting Eliana) Plans for after high school? Hopefully make it to any school...

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