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Class of 2013 graduation and baccalaureate speakers announced

Class of 2013 graduation and baccalaureate speakers announced

Margaret Lin

May 13, 2013


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Six students are chosen to present speeches by administration, teachers and students. Read More »...

Blue Pearl held on Feb. 15

Blue Pearl held on Feb. 15

Angela Wang

February 25, 2013


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MVHS’s annual 1920s themed dance entertained students with jazz music and swing dancing. Read More »

Overview: Highlighter Week held Feb. 4 through Feb. 8

Overview: Highlighter Week held Feb. 4 through Feb. 8

Gisella Joma

February 6, 2013


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The week of Feb. 4 will be jam-packed with distinct activities in which students will be given the opportunity to display their unique talents. “Basically we are calling this week Recognition or Highlighter Week,” said senior ASB President Cathy Ang. “What we’re trying to do is include...

FBLA holds first ever Baby Benefit Bash on Feb. 2

FBLA holds first ever Baby Benefit Bash on Feb. 2

Angela Wang

February 5, 2013


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FBLA chapters from MVHS, Homestead, Lynbrook and Cupertino High Schools raise money for March of Dimes. Read More »...

Challenge Day held Nov. 15

Challenge Day held Nov. 15

Jennifer Lee

November 16, 2012


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Students open up to peers, share personal experiences with one another Read More »

Homecoming Court announced

Homecoming Court announced

Namrata Ramani

October 1, 2012


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On Oct. 1, Homecoming Court was announced as follows: Boys: Thomas Barber Nikitas Kanellakopoulos Arnon Karnkaeng Sanjeev Ranga Tommer Schwarz Omer Yosef Girls: Cathy Ang Britni Chon Serena Chew Vivian Duong Hadar Sachs Emily Wong In early September, seniors nominated 20 ...

Welcome back dance to be held Aug. 24

Welcome back dance to be held Aug. 24

Yashashree Pisolkar

August 24, 2012


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ASB Leadership will be hosting the Welcome Back dance on Friday, Aug. 24 from 7:30 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. in the rally court.“We really want this to be a fun experience for everyone since it’s the first dance of the year in which all the grades are welcome,” said ASB President senior Cathy Ang. Ea...

Former Dean of Students Michael Hicks takes Assistant Principal position

Former Dean of Students Michael Hicks takes Assistant Principal position

Namrata Ramani

August 24, 2012


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New Assistant Principal Michael Hicks has known former FHS Dean of Students Nico Flores for about four years. They became acquainted with one another at the FUHSD district meetings, where they met a few times a year to share thoughts and experiences from their respective schools with each other. This...

Little Italy deemed successful by class of 2015

Little Italy deemed successful by class of 2015

Sara Yang

April 7, 2012


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    Friday afternoon, a little over an hour after the end of seventh period, the campus had mostly emptied itself of students. But the freshman class officers scurried through the rally court, moving tables, setting up the speaker system and running to catch the stack of boxed salads before the packages toppled to the ground. The class of 2015 held a joint fundraiser and class bonding event in the rally court on April 6 ...

La Pluma’s first Coffee House a success

La Pluma’s first Coffee House a success

Daniel Tan

January 26, 2012


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For five dollars, you could have stepped into MVHS’s first-ever Coffee House, hosted by student literary magazine La Pluma. You would have seen the bagels and cakes, generously donated by Noah’s Bakery and Sweet Passion’s Bakery, respectively, laid out on a long table pushed against a side wall. You...