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All 63 2020 National Merit semifinalists at MVHS qualify to be finalists

All 63 2020 National Merit semifinalists at MVHS qualify to be finalists

Anna Jerolimov April 5, 2021
Examining the statistics of the National Merit Scholarship Program
A column that analyzes why constantly looking toward the future is detrimental

A year of waiting

Oishee Misra March 23, 2021
Analyzing why constantly looking toward the future is detrimental
Students share the reason or moment behind their chosen senior quote for the 2020-2021 school year..

Famous Last Words

Elena Khan December 14, 2020
Graduating seniors share the stories behind their senior quotes
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63 MVHS students qualify for the semifinals of the National Merit Scholarship Program

Rachel Jiang and Devin Gupta September 25, 2020
Breaking down the logistics behind the competition
To respond to any questions that students had, the class officers for Class of 2020 and Class of 2021 set up a booth in the rally court, replacing the previously scheduled fashion show.

2020 Junior Prom combined with Senior Ball due to coronavirus concerns

Jai Uparkar and Tyler Cho March 7, 2020
Junior Prom is among March events being cancelled by the district
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.”

A photo recap of the Winter Dynamic Duos Rally 2020

Charlotte Chui and Ayah Ali-Ahmad February 19, 2020
How the 2020 Winter Rally changed to a team rally
The study session was held from 3:30-6 p.m. , and hosted around 100 students. Photo by Justine Ha

Class of 2021 hosts their first cram session

Tabitha Mendez December 10, 2019

n Dec. 3, students from the class of 2021 gathered in the student union after school to work and study with about 100 of their peers. The class officers organized the study session and invited several...

The senior class screams the response to the

Welcome Back Rally 2019

Justine Ha and Shreshta Ranganathan September 2, 2019
A photo compilation of the rally featuring class spirit, performances and games
The Class of 2021 prepares for its first-ever bonding activity

The Class of 2021 prepares for its first-ever bonding activity

Flora Peng March 18, 2019

Despite an unsuccessful campaign last school year, the class of 2021 has set the date for their first‐ever bonding activity: a relaxing movie night to be held after school on Friday, March 29. After...

Upcoming events for ‘21

Upcoming events for ‘21

Robert Liu February 4, 2019

With the start of the new semester, preparations for new class-wide activities are underway, including the Winter Rally, a class movie night and Powderpuff. Sophomore and Vice President Vivian Jiang, sophomore...

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