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Science teacher Andrew Goldenkranz introduces study guide as an extension into curriculum

Science teacher Andrew Goldenkranz introduces study guide as an extension into curriculum

Neha Patchipala

October 23, 2014

Story by Aditi Desai and Neha Patchipala t was ten years ago when science teacher Andrew Goldenkranz met the author of the Hot Zone, Richard Preston. After a year of CDC meetings, hours of written work, and countless meetings with Preston, Goldenkranz achieved his final product: the study guide. ...

Matador Meadow: A positive venture for students

Matador Meadow: A positive venture for students

Ashley Ding

May 4, 2013

If you’ve walked behind the B building recently, you’ve probably noticed a small patch of soil enclosed by a fence. It is a modest size, measuring 30 by 24 feet. This is the new MVHS garden known as the Matador Meadow. Completely student run, the garden is a wonderful idea that has been successful...

AP Environmental Science classes attend field trip

AP Environmental Science classes attend field trip

Gisella Joma

September 28, 2011

    On Sept. 27 and Sept. 28 during block period, AP Environmental Science classes took a field trip to Blackberry Farm to learn how to identify different types of trees, understand soil composition and practice chemical testing using the combination of soil and water. Students collected and observed soil samples from different trees and pushe...

New AP class added to science department

New AP class added to science department

Deepa Kollipara

March 11, 2009

While most schools are panicking about losing classes due to budget cuts, MVHS is giving students an even longer list of classes to select from during the upcoming course selection fair. Read More »...