El Estoque

Community service: MV Leo Club collaborates with De Anza Lions to hold food drive

Athira Penghat

December 4, 2013

At around noon, an old lady walked out of the Lucky’s in Saratoga on Nov. 24 with a cart of groceries. Instead of heading home, she stopped by the De Anza Lions food drive and donated several canned vegetables and a fat turkey. When asked why she donated, she replied, “I was once a person on the...

MUSIC: Bastille’s ‘All This Bad Blood’ masterfully blends contrasting elements

MUSIC: Bastille’s ‘All This Bad Blood’ masterfully blends contrasting elements

Athira Penghat

November 30, 2013

Mixing melancholy lyrics and upbeat instrumentals, acoustics and synths, the British alternative rock band creates a catchy yet meaningful album. Read More »...

Campus reactions to summer news

Campus reactions to summer news

Athira Penghat

September 1, 2013

Students voice their opinions about the birth of the royal baby, the KTVU-Asiana Airlines incident and the Texas abortion bill filibuster. Read More »...

Perspectives on cafeteria demolition

Perspectives on cafeteria demolition

Athira Penghat

April 10, 2013

Despite the numerous changes made to the campus since it was first opened in 1969, the building housing the cafeteria had never been touched —  until the morning of April 4, when it was demolished. This deconstruction is part of plans to construct a new building that will be unveiled for student use in...

Building toward the future

Building toward the future

Athira Penghat

April 9, 2013

New campus center designed with flexibility, students’ needs in mind Read More »

Class officers for 2013-2014 school year announced

Class officers for 2013-2014 school year announced

Athira Penghat

April 3, 2013

The results of the class officer elections for the 2013-2014 school year are as follows:   2014 Class Officers  President – Celine Mol Vice President – Susan Kwon Secretary – Connie Chang Treasure – Faris Karaborni Social Manager – Donovan Phua   2015 Class Office...

Doctor? Engineer? Try garbage woman.

Doctor? Engineer? Try garbage woman.

Athira Penghat

March 26, 2013

 Picking up on basic manners leaves me picking up everyone else's trash. Read More »...

First ever Heart Beats Benefit Concert to provide night of classical music

First ever Heart Beats Benefit Concert to provide night of classical music

Athira Penghat

March 22, 2013

Musicians Society’s concert will showcase musical talent on campus and raise money for the American Red Cross. Read More »...

ASB officers for 2013-2014 school year announced

ASB officers for 2013-2014 school year announced

Athira Penghat

March 21, 2013

President: Marisa Yang Vice President: Leon Chen Treasurer: Timothy Kuo Secretary: Tijani Karaborni Social Manager: Colin Kim IDC Representative: Rishi Modi Sriya Srinath will serve on the ASB team and has already been selected as the FUHSD Student Board Representative....

Roots Christian Club hosts guest speaker

Roots Christian Club hosts guest speaker

Athira Penghat

March 18, 2013

Evangelist Tim Reilly addresses students’ questions about spirituality and the consequences of choosing not to believe in God. Read More »...

Food Services Supervisor Frank Lihn on his plans for adjusting to cooking during construction

Food Services Supervisor Frank Lihn on his plans for adjusting to cooking during construction

Athira Penghat

February 15, 2013

We talked to Assistant Principal Brad Metheany about using the food trucks outside. How does that impact how you work here, at MVHS? It’s just change. You know, we’re just going to do things a bit differently. Even with the trailer alone, we’ll have more cooking capacity then we do at this kitc...

Environmental engineer speaks to math classes

Environmental engineer speaks to math classes

Athira Penghat

November 19, 2012

Guest speaker Allen Lund emphasizes importance of a varied skill set in the job market Read More »...