El Estoque

Evolution of style in quarantine

Evolution of style in quarantine

Ishaani Dayal, Justin E Kim, Andie Liu, Aditya Shukla, Mira Wagner, and Annie Zhang

September 24, 2020

rom high fashion Parisian-inspired apparel to leisure wear, MVHS students have been changing up and expressing themselves through fashion while in quarantine. As students adapt to distance learning, their additional time out of school has been a time to self reflect and to reevaluate how to best prese...

50 Questions with Bonnie Belshe

50 Questions with Bonnie Belshe

Hannah Lee and Shuvi Jha

January 7, 2020

nspired by Vogue’s video series ‘73 Questions,’ El Estoque sits down with U.S. History teacher Bonnie Belshe to ask her 50 questions. Belshe describes what she loves most about the holiday season, how she snorkels with her family on Christmas and explains her most treasured festival traditions...

The diverging of paths: individuals discuss life without children

History teacher Bonnie Belshe chats with her students

Emily Xia

November 15, 2017

Students and teachers explain why they prefer not to have children

History teacher Bonnie Belshe wins national history teacher award

History teacher Bonnie Belshe wins national history teacher award

Claire Lu

November 8, 2014

It was on the Normandy D-Day beaches, staring up at the cliffs, where eight-year-old Bonnie Belshe recognized her passion for history. "I remember looking at the rock cliffs that were burial sites for many soldiers who died at Normandy," Belshe said. Belshe spent her entire third grade in England...

Cracking the code

Cracking the code

Amrutha Dorai

October 22, 2012

  Students and teachers prepare for the first code red drill of the year Read More »...

For parents, academics outweigh sports

For parents, academics outweigh sports

Sara Yang

October 25, 2010

Parents pressure students to quit sports in light of academic load   Read More »...