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Cupertino Businesses in Quarantine

Truffle Shuffle cofounders Jason McKinney (left) and Tyler Vorce (right) host an online cooking class. Used with permission
Cupertino businesses adapts to the unexpected circumstances created by the pandemic
November 6, 2020
Cupertino businesses adapts to the unexpected circumstances created by the pandemic

ASB card sales are down for the 2020-21 school year

Graphic of an ASB card used to promote ASB cards on school website found on Infinite Loop.
How Leadership, Athletics and El Valedor worked to increase ASB card sales
October 24, 2020
How Leadership, Athletics and El Valedor worked to increase ASB card sales

Rampant wildfires lead to poor air quality for weeks

Photo by Tanish Mendki.
September 23, 2020

Recently, wildfires have been rapidly spreading throughout the West, most heavily affecting California, Oregon and Washington. These fires are mainly attributed the series of dry lightning storms that...

Merch madness

Merch madness
Exploring four types of merchandise on campus
April 10, 2020
Exploring four types of merchandise on campus

Catching up with Music Theory Club

Juniors Eric Zheng and Daniel Kao perform at MV SNL with their band OvtaTvn.
Music Theory Club and their plans after their first performance
March 13, 2020
Music Theory Club and their plans after their first performance

Painted horror

O'Donnell shows off her two looks created for video tutorials
The horror in special effects art
March 11, 2020
The horror in special effects art

A photo recap of the Winter Dynamic Duos Rally 2020

Andaaz captain and junior Akshat Rohatgi says the team has always been interested in working with Raas and Bhangra, as they are all Bollywood and hip-hop fusion dance clubs. This is the first time these three teams have collaborated for a rally performance. “I feel like we give back to the school in a way [when we perform],” Rohatgi said. “We just love performing in general at shows, and especially at rallies since we performed at the Homecoming Rally earlier this year.”
How the 2020 Winter Rally changed to a team rally
February 19, 2020
How the 2020 Winter Rally changed to a team rally

MVHS holds casual Winter Welcome Back Dance

Freshman Amy Wu plays air hockey in the arcade center.
How Leadership switched from a Winter Formal to the casual Winter Dance
February 4, 2020
How Leadership switched from a Winter Formal to the casual Winter Dance

Château en Gâteau: A student bakery on the rise

 Senior Ethan Hu poses with one of the five boxes of macarons he brought to school on Nov. 6.
Seniors start a business online and around campus to spread baked goods
January 8, 2020
Seniors start a business online and around campus to spread baked goods

Journalism Education Association NorCal Media Day 2019

Students practice writing personality profiles in a NorCal Media Day session.
El Estoque gains exposure to other publications and professionals at annual journalism conference
October 25, 2019
El Estoque gains exposure to other publications and professionals at annual journalism conference

Returning to the disco

Returning to the disco
The Welcome Back Dance draws in students and local businesses
August 25, 2019
The Welcome Back Dance draws in students and local businesses
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