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

So long, farewell

So long, farewell

Soumya Kurnool May 23, 2012

It was assistant principal Dennis Plaza's first day on the job at MVHS. He was pushing a cart  through the school, and when a few things fell off, Plaza remembers, he began picking them up, not expecting...

What were you thinking?

What were you thinking?

Daniel Tan October 17, 2011

It was 2 a.m. With a pounding pulse and shaking legs, he carefully unlocked three deadbolts and turned the doorknob. Fearing the creaking door would wake his mom up, he paused every few seconds. He...

Taking the PSAT requires remedial action

Taking the PSAT requires remedial action

Sara Yang October 29, 2009

October's PSAT was accompanied by a twist when the school ran out of tests    When the school ran out of testing materials for the October PSAT, administration acted quickly to remedy the...

District survey

District survey

Tom Cheng June 5, 2009

Students required to sacrifice half of tutorial for district surveyThe anonymous survey will be used to gauge the school's educational performance and identify areas of improvement. Photo by Tom Cheng.

Hypnotic assembly cancelled

Hypnotic assembly cancelled

Shreya Shankar January 27, 2009

 Assembly featuring hypnotist cancelled due to parents' and administration's concerns.Back In Action week, traditionally known as Relax Week, kicked off the first week of second semester with...

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