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El Estoque

The Student News Site of Monta Vista High School

El Estoque

The Student News Site of Monta Vista High School

El Estoque

Photo by Kayla Henderson-Wood | Used with permission
Questioning Authority
Examining changes in authority through strikes and leadership transitions
May 31, 2022
Three graphics from our news quiz put on top of each other.
Take our April news quiz
May 30, 2022

From the Grammys to Elon Musk’s Twitter buyout, April...

30 minutes or less
30 minutes or less
May 27, 2022
Teachers discuss possible agreements on reduction of homework time
MVHS Speech and Debate club showcases the awards it won
New club officers share their plans for the next school year
May 27, 2022
Looking into the changing leadership in MVHS clubs
Made from scratch
Made from scratch
Tracing the stories of home owned Chinese businesses
June 19, 2022
Photo | Krish Dev and Sophia Ma
My mom, my dad and me
June 6, 2022
How I realized that the two versions of myself were one all along
The languages of MVHS
The languages of MVHS
June 2, 2022
Showcasing different languages spoken on campus
50 Questions with Zoey Liu
50 Questions with Zoey Liu
May 30, 2022
In the 19th installment of the recurring series, El Estoque asks Zoey Liu 50 questions
To my 婆婆
To my 婆婆
Expressing gratitude for the lessons I’ve learned from my grandma
June 7, 2022
Summer, give me a break!
Summer, give me a break!
May 29, 2022

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Often, cultural standards for discipline can blur the line between authoritarian parenting and abuse.
Discipline? Or abuse?
May 28, 2022

Content warning: This story contains descriptions of...

I started out in the Kennedy Middle School Speech Club, and in high school, became part of Monta Vista Speech and Debate.
Throwing away my fear
May 27, 2022

I am, and will always be, an introvert. No one can...

Dancing on a deadline
Dancing on a deadline
MVHS dance groups prepare for their spring showcase
June 2, 2022
Athlete of the Month: Hayden Ancheta
Athlete of the Month: Hayden Ancheta
May 27, 2022
The four-year wrestler reflects on his athletic journey
Senior Andrew Cole runs down the track during a track meet.
Powering through practice
May 27, 2022

At MVHS, different sports have different types of practices...

A member of El Estoque throws a shot put while wrapped in caution tape.
Taking precautions
May 27, 2022
Students examine the risks they take in playing sports while participating in other activities
Homemade hipster: Tea
Homemade hipster: Tea
Three ways to spice up your morning tea
June 2, 2022
The word COLORS is written in an explosive, rainbow font, depicting a theme similar to graffiti.
Colors
May 30, 2022
Delving into the colors of the rainbow
Student self-expression through color
Student self-expression through color
May 27, 2022

Senior Eric Kim has pursued art since his freshman...

One Last TIme
One Last TIme
May 27, 2022

A “shared memory” and a “shared experience”...

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