El Estoque

Sports Flash

Sports Flash

Chetana Ramaiyer

April 13, 2018


Filed under From the magazine, SPORTS

Look through the images below for information about four spring sports. This was featured in the Sports Flash page of the January 2018 El Estoque print magazine. Junior Colin Chang drops the birdie to take the serve in their match against Milpitas HS on March 22. This year, the MVHS Badminton team has maintained a...

A look at MV Raas’ past year

A look at MV Raas’ past year

Chetana Ramaiyer

March 25, 2018


Filed under Briefs, ENTERTAINMENT

ince the summer of 2017, the MV Raas captains have been working to choreograph routines for performances in the upcoming school year. Once the year began, they hit the ground running with workshops and tryouts. On top of that, they wanted to find any MVHS staff members who would agree to be an advisor...

Boys baseball: MVHS falls to Saratoga HS in a 6-0 loss

Boys baseball: MVHS falls to Saratoga HS in a 6-0 loss

Chetana Ramaiyer

March 12, 2018


Filed under Baseball, SPORTS, Spring Sports

With many parents in the crowd, the MVHS Boys Baseball team walked off the field with their heads hanging low as they lost their first game of the season. The Matadors fell to Saratoga HS 6-0 on March 6. After SHS won the first inning by 2-0, MVHS was able to overcome the deficit over the next three...

Valentine’s Day: Long Distance Relationships

Valentine’s Day: Long Distance Relationships

Chetana Ramaiyer

February 14, 2018


Filed under FEATURES, Multimedia, Valentine's Day

s the last year of high school rolls around, there is much to think about. For students in relationships, one of the major questions that arises is what they will do after they graduate from high school. Some decide to stay together, some are not even leaving the area, and some have yet to decide. Clic...

Behind the scenes: Homecoming

Behind the scenes: Homecoming

Chetana Ramaiyer

October 20, 2017


Filed under ENTERTAINMENT, From the magazine

The Skits: Every weekend over the summer. That’s how long class officers spent brainstorming ideas, making props and writing the script for the Homecoming skits — and how long dance coaches like juniors Shirley Qi and Chloe Wong devoted to planning and choreographing the boys, girls and co...

MVHS Raas becomes a club

MVHS Raas becomes a club

Chetana Ramaiyer

October 20, 2017


Filed under NEWS

Making sure that they have all their gear — speakers, costumes and their dandiyas, the captains of MVHS Raas wake up and get ready for the day. Throughout the day, they practice and run through rehearsals. After a long and exhausting day, they pack up their cars full of the equipment they hauled ov...

Woman with poster makes accusations against student’s father

Woman with poster makes accusations against student’s father

Chetana Ramaiyer

October 10, 2017


Filed under Best of News, NEWS, Top Headlines

inutes before the end of the school day on October 9, community activist Charlene Lee set up with a poster in the MVHS student parking lot. The poster had accusations about a senior’s father conspiring with another person to lie to the Milpitas Police Department about assaulting women. To maintain hi...

MV Andaaz discusses their goals for the year and how they can improve

MV Andaaz discusses their goals for the year and how they can improve

Chetana Ramaiyer

September 15, 2017


Filed under ENTERTAINMENT

His first Bollywood performance was at Google in his freshman year, with almost 3,000 people gathered for Diwali, the Indian festival of lights. Looking back, he’s sure that he had made many mistakes, but he kept dancing. Now, four years later, senior Dhruv Parikh is co-president of MV Andaaz, a bo...