El Estoque

New faces fill old shoes

Attendance technician Supriya Lawrence sits at her desk in the main office. Lawrence had previously worked as a librarian for an elementary school before coming to MV. Photo credit Andrea Perng.

Andrea Perng and Tyler Cho

September 1, 2018

or assistant principal Janice Chen, it was the thrill of coming back to her alma mater, to the place where she had begged for rides to lunch outings, where she had sweated bullets competing on the volleyball team. It was her graduation ceremony, with the warm sun glaring into her eyes and beating down ...

So long, farewell

So long, farewell

Soumya Kurnool

May 23, 2012

It was assistant principal Dennis Plaza's first day on the job at MVHS. He was pushing a cart  through the school, and when a few things fell off, Plaza remembers, he began picking them up, not expecting any help. "In other schools," Plaza said, "you can walk across campus and people will st...

Hew leaves for District Office

Hew leaves for District Office

Deepa Kollipara

August 25, 2009

Assistant Principal Marianne Hew 'switches' places with Trudy Gross from the District Office.  Read More »...