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College essay workshop to be hosted by La Pluma and National English Honors Society

College essay workshop to be hosted by La Pluma and National English Honors Society

Caitlyn Tjong

September 29, 2014

nglish clubs La Pluma and National English Honors Society held an officer meeting on Sept. 15 to further develop ideas on a college essay workshop tailored for all students in the application process. The workshop is to be hosted after school in C210 on Tuesday, Oct.7, a month before the expected “str...

1600 to 600 square feet

1600 to 600 square feet

Shuyi Qi

June 22, 2014

[title type="h5"]For incoming sophomore Pierre Grubb, the story of overcoming adversity is “when shit hits the fan, laugh at it.”[/title] [divider type=""]                                                Pierre Grubb at our first interview in his house during the beg...

Year in Review: Reflection on MV Saturday Night Live

Catherine

May 24, 2014

Drama students look back on their changes since their first performance this year in MVSNL. Read More »...

Baseball: Senior Night against the Bruins

Amol Pande

May 15, 2014

The Matadors play Santa Clara high school for their senior night. ElEstoqueSports is on Mixlr...

Live Broadcast: Tinker Tour USA comes to MVHS

Nathan Desai

April 1, 2014

Check out El Estoque's live broadcast of Tinker Tour USA's stop at MVHS, beginning on April 2 at 11:00 a.m. Read More »...

Q&A: What’s to know about College Now and Middle College

Q&A: What’s to know about College Now and Middle College

Shuyi Qi

March 31, 2014

Seniors Rekha Nagarajan and Parker Limon describe their experiences finishing high school at De Anza College. Read More »...

MVHS Intel Science Talent Search competitors explain their research

Catherine

March 16, 2014

Two 2014 Intel finalists and two semifinalists explain the theory behind their projects and share advice on getting research recognized. Read More »...

Sue Gunderson, former Executive Assistant to the principal, succumbs to brain cancer

Steven Lim

February 16, 2014

When Sue Gunderson left Castilleja School in Palo Alto in 2000, her friend Colleen Medeiros, who was the assistant to the Superintendent of FUHSD at the time, encouraged her to apply for the job of Executive Assistant to the Principal at MVHS. According to Carol Irish, a close friend of Gunderson’s a...

Find out who are the Purple and Gold Award winners

Shuyi Qi

February 9, 2014

  Students receive awards for academic and extracurricular accomplishments on Feb. 7. Photos by Catherine Lockwood  Read More »...

An evening of entertainment

An evening of entertainment

Shuyi Qi

February 6, 2014

  Annual Drama Showcase provided night of hilarious improvisation, poignant monologues. Read More »...