El Estoque

Measures J and K will keep vital classes and construction projects alive

Measures J and K will keep vital classes and construction projects alive

Pranav Parthasarathy

November 4, 2014

n Nov. 4, we — at least those of us over the age of 18 and our parents — will go to the polls to vote on a variety of issues. At the top of the ballot will be the candidates for governor. Following that will be choices for offices like congressman, local judge, city councilman and school board re...

A look into why MVHS students ask each other to dances publicly

Anjana Melvin

October 16, 2014

2014 inspired the most showy homecoming askings that Monta Vista has seen in years. Forget the mundane poster in the private setting— not only did students provide posters and flowers, but many sang and danced in front of the student body. Yet what was the appeal in asking someone so publicly? Amid...

Intramural Basketball day 2

Amol Pande

April 1, 2014

Todays feature game is between go ham or go home and Ashwin and the sexy 7 Tomorrow is the bye for Intramural Basketball.

Powderpuff 2014 Finals pre game show

Amol Pande

March 13, 2014

The class of 2014 hopes to reclaim their title, the class of 2016 attempts to claim their first championship. It is official, The final game is between the class of 2014 and the class of 2016. Coming into the game off of a tie the class of 2014 is after their second Powderpuff Championship. Coming i...

2014 Seniors vs Freshmen Powderpuff highlights

Amol Pande

March 12, 2014

The Seniors played the Freshmen on March 11,2014. The game resulted in a tie which was settled by best cheer. The Seniors won best cheer and are moving onto the finals. The next game between the Juniors and Sophomores is March 12, 2014...

Mat Stats: The cost of Quad Decs

Mat Stats: The cost of Quad Decs

Tanisha Dasmunshi

September 29, 2013

Godly thrones, Atlantean water fountains, the castle in Camelot, or the glittering land of El Dorado: which Quad Decs cost the most?  Read More »...

Homecoming 2013: ‘Atlantis shipWRECKED’ spirit day outfits

“I did a dance performance a few years ago where I used these tights, and I never thought I’d wear them again … but I dug them up yesterday and thought they’d be really creative because you don’t really see people wearing silver tights.”

Kathleen Yuan

September 24, 2013

This Tuesday, MVHS students dressed up in either mismatching or Atlantis-themed outfits. The dress-up day points will count towards each class’ overall homecoming score. As for today’s class dress-up day results, 2015 came out on top with 45.5 percent of the class in “shipWRECKED” gear, 201...

Homecoming 2013: El Dorado golden outfits

Kathleen Yuan

September 23, 2013

Everyday during Homecoming week, El Estoque will be recapping the spirit days with some examples of the day's themed outfits. With the first spirit day of Homecoming week at its end, here's a look at two golden outfits. The class with the most dress up spirit was 2014 with 27.1 percent, followed by 2015 with 22.9 percent, then 2017 with 20.8 percent and ...

The chosen ones of 2014

The chosen ones of 2014

Lisa Zhang

September 14, 2010

Get to know the new 2014 class officers   Read More »...