Personal view: Dobie counselors are extremely underestimated

Personal view: Dobie counselors are extremely underestimated
March 1, 2020

At Dobie, every student, every staff member, everyone in general is accepted and valued. Who are the people who make sure that happens each and every day? OUR COUNSELORS! Mrs. Navarro, Mrs. Schroeder,...

Personal View: Veterans Day

Personal View: Veterans Day
December 10, 2019

Veterans Day is one of the days of the year where you can celebrate all of the people in America who have served and sacrificed their own lives for us. I know that most people including myself don't take...

Dobie’s 8th Grade Girls Choir off to a great start

8th grade choir
October 23, 2019

Eighth grade girls choir, a group of 43, has a lot of ups and downs. One good thing is that they get to do something that they love: sing beautiful songs as a whole and get to perform them at concerts.  Many...

Should Dobie have a baseball team?

October 18, 2019

Abner Doubleday is the inventor of baseball and also a civil war hero, according to the History.com website article, "Who invented baseball?".  Emma Alfred, 8th grader, thinks baseball should be brought...

The importance of journalism in our society

The importance of journalism in our society
October 15, 2019

Journalism: writing newspapers, and magazines and writing and posting stories on news websites. It’s all about letting the world know about what is going on in the world. “Journalism is what people...

PV: Why We Shouldn’t Continue STAAR testing

Lyna Gonzalez
May 29, 2019

Standardized testing has been around for a long time now, most of us started doing them in 3rd grade and continue to do them. There are many viewpoints on STAAR some say it’s much needed while others...

PV: Why the STAAR Test is Unnecessary

PV: Why the STAAR Test is Unnecessary
May 29, 2019

The STAAR test is the states testing program based on core classes such as, language arts, math. Social studies, and science. All public school students in Texas, grades 3–12, take STAAR tests. It determines...

How Dobie 8th graders feel about leaving Dobie this year

May 29, 2019

Eighth graders at Dobie Jr High are about to say goodbye. It's been a great year for everyone, some of the 8th grader are going to Steele, some are going to Clemens, some are moving away, and some are...

PV: The STAAR test is unnecessary

Paul Hodo
May 24, 2019

The STAAR is a Texas standardized test to apparently measure your ability in math, reading, science, social studies, etc. The test takes 4 hours to take, in every subject.        In my opinion...

Suicide is 10th leading cause of death in America

Suicide is 10th leading cause of death in America
May 24, 2019

If you or someone you know are having suicidal thoughts, please call or text  1-800-273-8255. They are open 24 hours a day. Suicide is the 10th leading cause of death in America. According to www.nbcnews.com...

PV: Why STAAR tests are not needed

May 24, 2019

I believe STAAR is not needed like we already have a lot of tests to do in class as it is so why have a big test to confirm whether or not we pass to go to the next grade. I feel as though this is not...

PV: Why we don’t need the STAAR test

Nathan Stanley
May 23, 2019

The STAAR is a Texas only test that tests students grades 3-12 on what they have learned in reading, writing, math, science, and social studies. Every year everyone takes the reading and math STAAR but...

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