The Student News Site of Monta Vista High School

El Estoque

The Student News Site of Monta Vista High School

El Estoque

The Student News Site of Monta Vista High School

El Estoque

To my 婆婆

To my 婆婆

Expressing gratitude for the lessons I’ve learned from my grandma
Sophia Ma
June 7, 2022
Summer, give me a break!

Summer, give me a break!

Finals are almost over and June is right around the corner, but I still don’t know what I want to do over summer break!
Sonia Verma, Staff Writer
May 29, 2022
Often, cultural standards for discipline can blur the line between authoritarian parenting and abuse.

Discipline? Or abuse?

Examining emotional and physical abuse in parent-child relationships
Tvisha Gupta and Jisha Rajala
May 28, 2022
I started out in the Kennedy Middle School Speech Club, and in high school, became part of Monta Vista Speech and Debate.

Throwing away my fear

Reflecting on the impact of Speech Club on my life
April Wang, Copy Editor
May 27, 2022
MVHS discusses cryptocurrencies

MVHS discusses cryptocurrencies

Examining student’s opinions on cryptocurrencies
Gavin Hung
May 27, 2022
I have friends in club and classes, yet havent found the true friend.

Do I have a friend?

Recalling my relationships and the lessons I’ve learned from my experiences
Jisha Rajala, Opinion Editor
May 27, 2022
Its crucial that students take steps to better understand their limits.

Learning our limits

Understanding the value of balancing grades and homework with mental health
Sarah Liu and Sonia Verma
May 27, 2022
Stereotypes Podcast Part 1: Siblings

Stereotypes Podcast Part 1: Siblings

Discussing common sibling stereotypes
Sarah Liu and Michelle Zheng
May 27, 2022
The Hate Word

The “Hate” Word

Why we should stop using the word “hate”
Meggie Chen
May 27, 2022
Seasonal weather

Seasonal weather

From heatwaves to rainy days, last year's summer weather was really something else. Let's hope it's a little more cooperative this summer.
Sophia Ma
May 26, 2022
Were here, were queer, get used to it, was a common slogan used in the 90s during pride rallies.

One step forward, two steps back

Analyzing the impetus, implications and impacts of the recent uptick in anti-LGBTQ+ legislation in the U.S.
Melody Cui and Mikaylah Du
May 9, 2022
Photo by Diya Bahl

Under my skin

Unlearning the burden of physical insecurities
Diya Bahl
May 8, 2022
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