El Estoque

AVID Deconstructed

AVID Deconstructed

Laasya Koduru

October 20, 2018


Filed under FEATURES

When the bell rings, students settle in their seats as the sound of papers flipping and small whispers permeate the room. The binders click open as the teacher circulates around the room, asking students to explain their organizational methods. Organization checks are a typical task once a month in ...

Life after death

Life after death

Helen Chao and Shivani Gupta

September 17, 2018


Filed under OPINION

Teachers and students debate about what’s waiting for them beyond the grave

The weight of change: mothers reflect on their experiences after children leave home

The weight of change: mothers reflect on their experiences after children leave home

Ananya Bhat

November 15, 2017


Filed under FEATURES, From the magazine

hemistry teacher Elizabeth McCracken gets in the car, ready for the five-hour-journey to Quincy, California. Situated in a hilly area between the booming cities of Chico, California, and Reno, Nevada, Quincy is a quiet town, filled with scenic lakes, green meadows and endlessly rolling hills. For Samar...

MVHS to undergo accreditation by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges

Alina Abidi

March 17, 2014


Filed under NEWS

In two weeks, MVHS will have a flip block schedule to allow time for accreditation by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges, our regional accrediting association. According to Susie Chow, former WASC commissioner, this accreditation is important because it “ensures equity and fairness to...

Safety slip-up

Safety slip-up

Sara Yang

March 28, 2010


Filed under NEWS

Hydrochloric acid sends chemistry student to the emergency room Read More »...