El Estoque

The musical endeavors of the “shoulder speaker”

The musical endeavors of the “shoulder speaker”

Shreshta Ranganathan and Leanna Sun

October 25, 2019

Delving into an MVHS senior's process of song production and the events that led up to her passion for music

Teachers React: Teenage slang

Leanna Sun and Elena Khan

October 25, 2019

El Estoque explores what science teachers Kenneth Gan, Julie Choi and English teacher Scott Perry think of popular teenage slang terms that have gained popularity among MVHS students over the past few years. While these teachers attempt to guess the meanings of these phrases, they also reminisce what they m...

The resurgence of Mario Kart

The resurgence of Mario Kart

Alyssa Hui and Anish Vasudevan

October 25, 2019

Nintendo releases a mobile version of Mario Kart

Dessert Detectives: Icing on the Cake

Dessert Detectives: Icing on the Cake

Ayah Ali-Ahmad

October 24, 2019

Reviewing popular menu items based on quality and taste

Thumbpaint

Thumbpaint

Ayah Ali-Ahmad

October 23, 2019

Senior Brett Park creates comics to inspire thousands of Instagram followers

Being Priscilla

Being Priscilla

Alyssa Hui and Anish Vasudevan

October 23, 2019

Delving into junior Priscilla Tom’s dance career

Gotta catch ’em all

Gotta catch ’em all

Zara Iqbal, Copy editor

October 23, 2019

I reflect on my long-lasting love for the Pokémon franchise

Rewind: The comeback of older trends

Rewind: The comeback of older trends

Charlotte Chui and Elena Khan

October 23, 2019

How vinyl records and Polaroids are making a resurgence

Concealing our imperfections

Concealing our imperfections

Shivani Gupta

October 20, 2019

Deconstructing the impact of body makeup on self-esteem and society’s chase for “perfection”

Homecoming Skits 2019

Homecoming Skits 2019

Shivani Gupta, Robert Liu, Anish Vasudevan, Justine Ha, Leanna Sun, Vivian Jiang, Shreshta Ranganathan, and Alyssa Hui

October 15, 2019

Cartoon themes emerge through class skits during Homecoming week

Homecoming Rally 2019

Homecoming Rally 2019

Lakshanyaa Ganesh and Oishee Misra

October 13, 2019

Despite scheduling changes the Homecoming Rally successfully kicks off Homecoming Week