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

While chatting amongst themselves, students are patiently waiting for their teacher to unlock the classroom door.

Busted: “The 15 – minute rule”

Neha Ramchandani February 5, 2014

MYTH: Students are allowed to leave campus if their teacher is more than 15 minutes late to class.  STUDENTS SAY: Senior Justine Kang remembers a particular incident when she was a TA for a class...

A photograph of Campus Supervisor Ruben Delgado is posted on a sign near the tennis courts, where the custodial staff has planted flowers in his memory. Delgado died March 23 of a heart attack, and students and staff have planned memorial services and other dedications. Photo by Amrutha Dorai.

Students and faculty commemorate Ruben Delgado

Amrutha Dorai March 30, 2013

Church service and memorial garden among plans to remember longtime campus supervisor’s life.   Students, faculty and family have begun planning ways to celebrate the life of Campus Supervisor Ruben...

Gas leak in D building forces evacuation

Gas leak in D building forces evacuation

Anushka Patil November 14, 2012

Classes moved to gym, auditorium as cautionary measure A gas leak in the D building shortly before second period forced students and staff members to evacuate on Nov. 14. “We’ve been getting...

New teacher bridges three academic departments

New teacher bridges three academic departments

Jennifer Lee August 23, 2012

Spanish 2. PE 9. U.S. Government and Economics. Individually, and occasionally in combinations of two, these three classes are commonly seen on schedules for teachers and students alike; but never...

The administrations decision to provide start of school information on Schoolloop has reduced the size of the annual packet families receive.

Running of the Bulls goes green

Mihir Patil August 23, 2012

Purple and gold is now going green. This year, the school went through its first eco-friendly Running of the Bulls, in which the administration requested that students print only the papers that they...

Starting off the New Year as Executive Assistant to the Principal

Starting off the New Year as Executive Assistant to the Principal

Tom Cheng January 13, 2009

Former AP secretary Diana Goularte is given new position as Executive Assistant to the PrincipalFormer AP secretary Diana Goularte was given her new position as Executive Assistant to the Principal on...

Blooming Profits

Blooming Profits

Kai Kang November 24, 2008

Poinsettia Sale Raises $12,000 for Music Department Poinsettia Drvie Banner - Kai Kang The ending of November brings the happy prospect of Thanksgiving, and while students and staff gather...

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