El Estoque

An illustration of the COVID-19 vaccine Graphic by Sophia Ma
Behind both doses
Examining the experiences of getting the COVID-19 vaccine
May 21, 2021
Senior Aditi Sadwelkar poses in her graduation gown. // Photo Courtesy of Aditi Sadwelkar
The graduation plan for the Class of 2021
May 21, 2021
MVHS plans to host six in-person graduation ceremonies for the Class of 2021
Juniors taking the CAASPP take a lunch break after their first math testing session on May 12. Photo by Sophia Chen
CAASPP testing during COVID-19
May 20, 2021
Examining the logistics behind in-person standardized testing
Junior Collin Ong drinks a Lychee Green Tea with tapioca pearls from Gong Cha Sunnyvale.
Bay Area faces boba shortage
May 20, 2021
Explaining how the tapioca pearl shortage has impacted local businesses
Snapshots
Snapshots
Seniors share impactful people, moments and lessons learned from high school
May 23, 2021
The Class of 2021
The Class of 2021
May 23, 2021
Seniors reflect back on their high school experiences
Junior Hannah Baker poses with her quinceañera court.
From girlhood to womanhood
May 22, 2021
Exploring the planning process, traditional ceremonies and cultural influences behind quinceañeras
Students react to college admissions videos
Students react to college admissions videos
May 21, 2021

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Asian and Black communities must come together to combat racism | Licensed under CC BY-SA 2.0
Addressing the nuances and intersectionalities between minority groups facing and fighting racism
How the Asian American and the Black communities can work together to combat racism
May 22, 2021
Discovering Depop
Discovering Depop
May 22, 2021

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Personality Podcast: Part 2
May 21, 2021
Examining how the labels of “assertive” and “turbulent” from the 16Personalities quiz fit into our respective identities
How the the pandemic and online school has changed college admissions
College Admission: Uncertainty and Upgrades through COVID
May 18, 2021
What COVID has revealed about the college acceptance process for seniors
Senior Rohan Shah sets up for a free throw as the team
MVHS Boys Basketball defeats Fremont High School 52-50
MVHS comes back strong after ending their first half with a 16 point deficit
May 31, 2021
Kelli Kosakura dribbes the ball before an opponent after the MVHS team gained posession.
Girls Basketball defeats Fremont High School 37-23
May 31, 2021
MVHS maintains a lead throughout all four quarters
Athletes line up to get their QR badge scanned so they can enter the waiting room of the gym and receive a COVID test.
COVID-19 precautions in sports
May 21, 2021
Athletes are tested regularly, wear masks and distance when possible
The Matadors pose with the De Anza Boulevard  trophy after its win against Lynbrook HS.
Season Superlatives: Boys Basketball
May 21, 2021
Athletes share the best and worst games of the season, and everything in between
A scene from the film "Moonlight," which HAmLit classes analyze in the Queer Theory unit
The HAmLit Film Club
American Literature Honors teachers and students participate in an optional film analysis outside of class
June 10, 2021
“Fearless (Taylor’s Version)” exceeds fan expectations
“Fearless (Taylor’s Version)” exceeds fan expectations
June 3, 2021
Fans reflect on Taylor Swift’s first re-recorded album
A graphic created with Canva featuring eight MVHS students
Who's your favorite character?
May 29, 2021
Examining why fans love their favorite characters from TV shows, comics and book series
“Invincible” brings a fresh face to the superhero films we know
“Invincible” brings a fresh face to the superhero films we know
May 24, 2021
The Walking Dead creator’s new show helps redefine what it means to be a superhero