El Estoque

Four classes, one room

Four classes, one room

Stuti Upadhyay and Brian Xu November 18, 2018

When freshmen first enter MVHS, a change they must adapt to is the size of the school. Most middle schools in the area contain no more than 600 students, whereas MVHS’ total enrollment for the 2018-19...

A different stage: Students and staff participate in community theater

A different stage: Students and staff participate in community theater

Michelle Wong April 11, 2018

s the lights in the theater dimmed, the room, filled with dozens of MVHS Spanish students and many more members of the community, came to an eager silence. A man stood solo on the stage, paint...

New times, old traditions: Different types of new years celebrations

New times, old traditions: Different types of new year’s celebrations

Michelle Wong January 31, 2018

rom the traditional Persian Haft-Seen to making mochi, different cultures have their own unique ways of welcoming the new year. Although not all of these celebrations fall on the same day, students can...

Taking the floor: What makes different Indian dances unique

Taking the floor: What makes different Indian dances unique

Michelle Wong November 15, 2017

n a school where the student body is 83 percent Asian, influences from different Asian cultures are especially prominent. One such way for South Asian students to express their cultural heritage is through...

Odd sheep out

Odd sheep out

Aafreen Mahmood December 2, 2009

Milo may be different, but that's what makes him who he is There are some things that I don't get about Milo. He likes reduced-fat dog food more than regular dog food and would rather bathe in the sun...

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