Oscar Joya, a current student at Texas A&M University-Commerce, was awarded the Apple Corps Annual Award in Mesquite ISD. The Apple Corps program honors outstanding teachers of MISD and inducts two new teachers each month during a district meeting. Joya has been teaching at A.C. New Middle School since 2011. He plans to graduate from A&M-Commerce by the end of summer 2020 with his master’s degree in Spanish. View the YouTube video about Joya’s accomplishment.