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Zayury Ochoa

Zayury Ochoa

Paola Hernandez, Reporter

January 9, 2018


Filed under Raiders of North Garland

"On Christmas Eve we eat food like pozole and tamales, then on Christmas day we open presents and just spend the day with family," Zayury Ochoa, 10, said.

Dakota Norris

Dakota Norris

Paola Hernandez, Reporter

January 9, 2018


Filed under Raiders of North Garland

"On New Years we cook steak and watch football with the family, it's great," Dakota Norris, 10, said.

Coach Don Card

Coach Don Card

Paola Hernandez, Reporter

November 22, 2017


Filed under Raiders of North Garland

"Over the holidays, we host a motorcycle soccer tournament at our farm," Football coach, Don Card said. "We play soccer on motorcycles, hence the name."

Ricardo Castañeda

Ricardo Castañeda

Paola Hernandez, Reporter

November 19, 2017


Filed under Raiders of North Garland

"Over the Thanksgiving break me and my family are going to unite and spend Thanksgiving with each other," Ricardo Castañeda, 10, said. "We're also going to eat food like turkey and all that other good food."

Mustafa Najem

Mustafa Najem

Gabriella Rodriguez-Sanchez and Braedon Harris

September 9, 2017


Filed under Raiders of North Garland

“Avid showed us what would happen if you weren’t organized and how you would fail,” Mustafa Najem, 11. “That’s why I’m passing now.”

Isaac McMillan

Isaac McMillan

Gabriella Rodriguez-Sanchez and Braedon Harris

September 6, 2017


Filed under Raiders of North Garland

“Band has taught me to do hard work,” Isaac McMillan, 11. “Also I just want to have fun and it’s fun to be in band. It’s just a really good crowd.”

Dustin Barth

Dustin Barth

Edith Perez, Graphic Design Editor

May 20, 2017


Filed under Raiders of North Garland

“I have summer school for the first month of June [but] then kind of all bets are off. I’m definitely going to do something during July [but] haven’t just decided what yet. I’m looking to just [see] what airline tickets are cheapest and just take a trip wherever it is, just random. Southwest...

Jared Gatela

Jared Gatela

Braedon Harris and Miranda Molina

May 19, 2017


Filed under Raiders of North Garland

"I think that the school lunch should definitely have more Scooby Snacks,” Jared Gatela, 10.

Natalie Carter

Natalie Carter

Riley Sims and Elena Gary

May 18, 2017


Filed under Raiders of North Garland

"It's hard [having a job and working as a student]. It's stressful with time management and still having a social life too. I will [still continue with sports]. I'll be a senior so it won't be so bad as junior year," Natalie Carter, 11.

Jaulin Rahman

Jaulin Rahman

Riley Sims and Elena Gary

May 17, 2017


Filed under Raiders of North Garland

"[I am going to prom with] Omar Marhloul and a bunch of friends. It should be a fun experience [ going to prom as a junior]. Most of my friends are seniors so I guess it's fine," Jaulin Rahman, 11.

Joseph Bui

Joseph Bui

Braedon Harris and Miranda Molina

May 16, 2017


Filed under Uncategorized

“This year turned out pretty good.  My friends became really close to me, some closer than others.  It was a long hard year and I’m [glad I’ll] be out.  [After I graduate] I’m going to miss a lot of people here [because] I’m going to go off to school and I’ll be far away.  Not too far,...

Deisy Rendon

Deisy Rendon

Jeffrey Candelaria, Designer

April 15, 2017


Filed under Raiders of North Garland

"My family doesn't really celebrate Easter that much. Usually we go to church in the morning then after that we eat and that's the end of our day. Last year we went to the lake while they were having a big egg hunt and I stole candy from the kids." Deisy Rendon, 11.