El Estoque

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BREAKING: Los Altos High School bomb threat threatens Homecoming football game

Devin Gupta and Lance Tong October 1, 2021
Reports of a dangerous device at LAHS proves a false alarm
MVHS alumni returned to enjoy the Night Market with friends.

Cupertino Night Market

Devin Gupta, Managing and Web Editor September 27, 2021
Cupertino Chamber of Commerce resumes its annual Night Market after COVID-19
Elizabeth Holmes (left) talks with an interviewer about her company

Following the checkered-past of Elizabeth Holmes

Tanish Mendki and Melody Cui September 20, 2021
Examining the timeline of Theranos, a multi-million dollar biotech company, from its conception to it’s eventual fall
California wildfires threaten safe air quality levels

Live coverage of California wildfire responses and protocols

Anushka De and Jayanti Jha August 26, 2021
Updates on air quality and wildfire safety policies
Junior Collin Ong drinks a Lychee Green Tea with tapioca pearls from Gong Cha Sunnyvale.

Bay Area faces boba shortage

Matthew Yoshimoto May 20, 2021
Explaining how the tapioca pearl shortage has impacted local businesses
Khorasanis Haftseen contains all the traditional elements, while displaying her familys personal creative flair.

Celebrating Nowruz

Nika Zamani March 25, 2021
Persians continue to celebrate parts of Persian New Year despite a second year in a pandemic
Investigating the interactions between teachers, unions, districts and communities that shaped the reopening of schools

“Parent bullies” and “teachers who cried wolf”

Anushka De and Riya Ravuri March 19, 2021
How disadvantaged students and financial incentives led to schools resuming in-person instruction
A twitter user captures an image of a CUSD parent in support of returning to schools.

CUSD discusses returning to in person learning

Lance Tong March 8, 2021
Exploring parents’, teachers’ and board members’ reaction to CUSDs reopening plan
Clubs: Behind the Screens

Clubs: Behind the Screens

Student life is a prevalent aspect of the MVHS community. It's not uncommon for students to find themselves involved or interested in one or more clubs. Ranging from volunteering to foreign culture to...

The Rise and Fall of CUSDs Enrollment and Expenditures

The Rise and Fall of CUSDs Enrollment and Expenditures

Lance Tong November 26, 2020
Exploring CUSDs financial and enrollment situation throughout the years
Walsworth Social Success Webinar

El Valedor presents at national yearbook workshop

Devin Gupta, News and Web Editor November 20, 2020
Junior Lydia Lu shares her COVID-19 social media strategy at yearbook webinar

House fire on Cheryl Drive

Rachel Jiang October 5, 2020
Assessing the perspectives of spectators and owners of the home during the incident
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