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 any help. "In other schools," Plaza said, "you can walk across campus and people will st...

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 knew he was doing something he shouldn't have been. A noise from inside froze him in his tr...

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  Read More »...

District survey

District survey

Tom Cheng

June 4, 2009

Students required to sacrifice half of tutorial for district survey Read More »

Hypnotic assembly cancelled

Hypnotic assembly cancelled

Shreya Shankar

January 27, 2009

 Assembly featuring hypnotist cancelled due to parents' and administration's concerns. Read More »...