El Estoque

The faces behind COVID-19

The faces behind COVID-19

Tyler Cho, Alyssa Hui, Tanish Mendki, Collin Qian, Shreshta Ranganathan, and Claire Wen

March 13, 2020

Exploring the stories of members of the MVHS community impacted by the novel coronavirus

MVHS Course Selection Guide

MVHS Course Selection Guide

Anushka De, Devin Gupta, Andie Liu, Swara Tewari, and Emily Xia

February 19, 2020

Exploring student perspectives on every course offered at MVHS

Reactions to Tragedy

Reactions to Tragedy

Lakshanyaa Ganesh, Oishee Misra, Shuvi Jha, Leanna Sun, and Sarah Young

January 29, 2020

January was a month marked by a myriad of tragedies. Our childhood hero Kobe Bryant died, impeachment proceedings in the Senate further highlighted America's dangerous partisan divide, Australian bush fires continue to persist, and the coronavirus has created an atmosphere of heightened fear. In wake...

Sports dynasties: The rise and fall

Sports dynasties: The rise and fall

Hannah Lee, Anish Vasudevan, Justine Ha, and Kamyar Moradi

January 28, 2020

At times, an athlete must come to terms with their team’s dynasty coming to an end, while others face the pressure of trying to maintain the legacy their predecessors had left behind

Switching Sides

Switching Sides

Anish Vasudevan, Justine Ha, Vivian Jiang, and Neysa Singh

January 10, 2020

Exploring how certain MVHS athletes handle playing different sports

Opposition to the Vallco Plan

Opposition to the Vallco Plan

Anushka De and Devin Gupta

January 10, 2020

Sand Hill Property reinitiates construction in Vallco Shopping Mall after passing of State Bill 35

Urbanization of Cupertino

Urbanization of Cupertino

Anushka De, Devin Gupta, Andie Liu, Swara Tewari, and Emily Xia

January 10, 2020

In a constant state of change, Cupertino has experienced drastic changes in terms of infrastructure and business from the influx of both workers and residents. Vallco construction has recently been reinitiated after the passage of State Bill 35. The proliferation of chain businesses act as a double edged...