El Estoque

Photo Club takes their pic

Photo Club takes their pic

Karen Ma

February 2, 2018


Filed under Briefs

group of students steadily streamed into F103 during lunch on Feb. 2, eager to hear the winners of Photo Club’s second contest of the year. Themed ‘Colors’, the January contest brought in dozens of entries from students of all grades. “My favorite part [about contests] is seeing what everyone doe...

Halloween Costume Contest 2017

Halloween Costume Contest 2017

Hannah Lee

November 8, 2017


Filed under ENTERTAINMENT, Student life

tudents gathered in the rally court on October 31 to watch others show off their costumes in the annual costume contest. A variety of creative costumes, such as the La Croix Boys, were displayed and judged by Junior Bernice Lin and Senior Kavin Sivakumar, members of the MVHS Fashion Club. Check out the pho...

Photo club begins monthly photography contest

Photo club begins monthly photography contest

Amanda Chan

January 12, 2016


Filed under Around Campus, NEWS

Every day, students across the MVHS campus can be seen taking pictures with their smartphones in hand. Photography club has recognized the increased popularity of photography among students and is beginning a new tradition — a monthly photography contest. “We know that a lot of people casually do p...

CONTEST: ‘Lincoln’ movie ticket giveaway happening now

CONTEST: ‘Lincoln’ movie ticket giveaway happening now

Yashashree Pisolkar

October 24, 2012


Filed under ENTERTAINMENT, Movies

On Oct. 24, El Estoque will be hosting a contest to give away nine free movie tickets to the early showing of “Lincoln” playing at Cupertino Square AMC 16 on Oct. 25 at 7 p.m. The contest is open to all current MV students who follow the three simple steps below. Step 1: Like El Estoque's Facebook page or follow u...

Athletics department misses chance for $5000

Athletics department misses chance for $5000

Daniel Tan

January 20, 2012


Filed under SPORTS

“‎2231 LIKES! IT'S INDEPENDENCE 76er's!!!” The announcement on the Honda of Oakland’s Facebook page on Jan. 1 told everything someone following the Honda of Oakland and Cal-Hi Sports contest needed to know: Independence High School had won. Which meant MVHS had lost. The rules ...

Our worst best friend, food

Our worst best friend, food

Aafreen Mahmood

February 21, 2010


Filed under Books

Author and journalist Michael Pollan reveals the truth behind food Read More »...

The not-so perfect ten

The not-so perfect ten

Sara Yang

September 16, 2009


Filed under NEWS

Plagiarism hits the 2010 senior class t-shirt design contest. Read More »...

Kodak moment: students place in inter-district photography contest

Kodak moment: students place in inter-district photography contest

Anthony Chen

June 4, 2009


Filed under ENTERTAINMENT

On April 29, four MVHS students were presented with awards for their submissions in the Junior Photography Contest Read More »...