El Estoque

Teachers attend district-wide workshops

Teachers attend district-wide workshops

Aafreen Mahmood

September 23, 2011


Filed under NEWS

Every day during the week of Sept. 19, about 23 teachers were are absent due to the English Language Development Conference held at the District Office.All five FUHSD schools participated in this conference; this week was MVHS’ turn. In order to spread out teacher absences during the five-day co...

Teaching to the TECH

Teaching to the TECH

Aafreen Mahmood

September 21, 2011


Filed under From the magazine, Print news

When Government and Economics teacher Eric Otto opens his e-mail, he always sees a separate folder designated for parent e-mails that has been growing for the past six years of his teaching. The parents  all expressed disbelief in their childís engagement in a subject that they initially thought would...

Cafeteria implements new changes for the year

Cafeteria implements new changes for the year

Aafreen Mahmood

September 3, 2011


Filed under NEWS, Uncategorized

When MVHS Food Services Supervisor Frank Lihn arrived at MVHS in Sept.  2010, 80 meals were served through this cafeteria station—90, if it was a good sale day. Now it’s up to 150—and that’s during the first week of school.According to MVHS Head Cook Chun Mei Lundgren, it’s all thanks to...

Three Leadership sections merged into two

Three Leadership sections merged into two

Aafreen Mahmood

May 25, 2011


Filed under NEWS

District anticipates budget cuts, takes early action to save money Read More »...

Bus crash in student parking lot, driver dead

Bus crash in student parking lot, driver dead

Aafreen Mahmood

April 23, 2011


Filed under NEWS

Passenger unharmed, minimal damage to bus Read More »...

Elected class officers for 2011-2012 state goals

Elected class officers for 2011-2012 state goals

Aafreen Mahmood

April 20, 2011


Filed under NEWS

Soon-to-be officers discuss objectives, school issues, and possible solutions Read More »...

MVHS freshman wins multiple awards at Synopsys Science Fair

MVHS freshman wins multiple awards at Synopsys Science Fair

Aafreen Mahmood

April 12, 2011


Filed under NEWS

Paras Jain implements new algorithms to test and improve credit card security Read More »...

A night to remember

A night to remember

Aafreen Mahmood

May 31, 2010


Filed under Blogs '09-'10

One night, one life experience. How important can senior ball be? Read More »

Hot and cold

Hot and cold

Aafreen Mahmood

May 20, 2010


Filed under Uncategorized

 Jamba Juice adds a new set of hot blends to its list of drinks  Read More »...

Bye bye doggie

Bye bye doggie

Aafreen Mahmood

April 26, 2010


Filed under Blogs '09-'10

 Milo moves out of the house Read More »...

In defense of young love

In defense of young love

Aafreen Mahmood

April 22, 2010


Filed under Blogs '09-'10

Reader advisory: emotional bio-hazard Read More »

Control-C Silicon Valley

Control-C Silicon Valley

Aafreen Mahmood

April 21, 2010


Filed under Blogs '09-'10

 Russia is going to attempt to copy Silicon Valley Read More »...