The Student News Site of Monta Vista High School

El Estoque

The Student News Site of Monta Vista High School

El Estoque

The Student News Site of Monta Vista High School

El Estoque

Photo by Claire Yang | Used with permission

Diminished club attendance during the distance learning school year

Justin E Kim and Abdullah Memon February 10, 2021
Taking a look at how various clubs have become inactive during the pandemic
Seniors Rhea Choudhury and Ramya Satish listen as the 2014 - 2015 Club Commission introduces itself. This year, Club Commission hopes to improve its communication with clubs and streamline necessary procedures. Photo by Elia Chen.

Club Commission updates clubs on regulations and new features

Elia Chen September 6, 2014

Club Commission held its first Club Council meeting of the year on Aug. 28 in the Auditorium. Led by Lead Commissioner senior Cindy Hu, Club Commission introduced its new website and reminded clubs...

Club Day held March 21

Colin Ni March 29, 2014

Delayed Club Day held on basketball courts, reduced profits Club officers looked eagerly while students began to swarm the basketball courts at the start of lunch on March 21. In hopes of raising funds,...

Club Commission now requires clubs to take meeting minutes and submit them with a confirmation form by 3 p.m. a week after the meeting was held. According to lead commissioner senior Zerreen Kazi, the commission is attempting to be more official in its policies and comply with state auditors’ regulations. Screenshot by Karen Feng.

Club Commission requires meeting minutes as of Feb. 11

Karen Feng February 27, 2014

New rule requires club officers to submit meeting minutes to comply with state auditing regulations but meets backlash. [dropcap1]A[/dropcap1]t the Club Council meeting on Feb. 11 in the auditorium,...

 ASB vice president senior Leon Chen introduces Legislative Council procedures to its new members on Jan. 30 in the Leadership room. The council discussed denying proposed clubs, the upcoming Challenge Success survey and a poll to determine what students want changed on campus. Photo by Karen Feng.

New Legislative Council reaches out to student body

Karen Feng February 5, 2014

Council members discuss club approval and using student opinion to implement change. Led by ASB vice president senior Leon Chen, Legislative Council held its first meeting this semester on Jan. 30 at...

Starting next semester, Club Commission will enforce the rule that clubs must take down posters for completed events the following Friday after school. If they do not follow the rule, clubs risk receiving a strike. Photo by Karen Feng.

Fourth Club Council increases communication between Club Commission and club presidents

Karen Feng December 10, 2013

Club Commission discusses poster rules, office hours, Club Promo Day and Club Day at fourth meeting. At the fourth Club Council meeting, club presidents and Club Commissioners met to discuss poster...

Legislative Council plagued by a lack of opinions

Daniel Fernandez November 27, 2013

Student representatives not taking full advantage of Legislative Council. Legislative Council was introduced at the beginning of the 2013-2014 school year with the goal of creating a more informed student...

Letter highlights the flaws of Club Commission

Letter highlights the flaws of Club Commission

Mihir Patil May 5, 2013

When senior Barak Gila wrote an open letter “To Monta Vista, with Love,” regarding Club Commission, he may not have realized that it would receive more than 700 views, along with a plethora of...

 Over 700 students participate in Bike/Walk to School Day

Over 700 students participate in Bike/Walk to School Day

Amrutha Dorai May 5, 2012

On May 2, 743 students left the car at home and had a chance to win a free iPad as part of Club Commission’s eighth annual Bike/Walk to School Day. The event, hosted in part by the PTSA, aimed...

Former Friends of Hue relocates, restructures leadership

Former Friends of Hue relocates, restructures leadership

Akshay Agrawal February 26, 2012

The club began with about 70 members; now, the former Friends of Hue Foundation, after renaming itself as the International Youth Advancement Alliance over the summer of 2011, has 30 regulars. But...

Campus-wide recycling program launched

Campus-wide recycling program launched

Akshay Agrawal November 11, 2011

Items placed in the tan outdoor recycling bins are not actually recycled — they are usually trashed, according to Dean of Students Michael Hicks. But starting Nov. 12, National Honor Society will...

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