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

Senior Marcus Praseuth and his family row a whitewater rafting boat during their vacation in Cancun.

Terminal delays

Lillian Wang and Eric Zhou February 4, 2023
Students and staff reflect on inconveniences at airports over winter break
As part of mass nationwide layoffs, tech companies in the Bay Area have laid off over 43,000 employees since November. 

Silicon valley layoffs

Mihir Vishwarupe and Eric Zhou December 16, 2022
Examining the effects of Bay Area tech company layoffs on employees
starting fresh

starting fresh

Alan Tai and Eric Zhou November 12, 2022
sharing teachers’ first experiences at MVHS
A collage of images depicting Faezan Hussain, John Swensson and William Lai from left to right. Photos courtesy of Faezan Hussain, John Swensson and William Lai | Used with permission

American heroes

Alan Tai and Eric Zhou November 11, 2022
Discovering how military service has influenced the lives of local residents
Photo courtesy of Serena Liu | Used with permission

Illustration | Sophia Ma

New beginnings

Kripa Mayureshwar and Eric Zhou October 12, 2022
Exploring alum college adjustment journeys
Matadors at Work

Matadors at Work

Alan Tai, Irene Tang, Alyssa Yang, Stephanie Zhang, and Eric Zhou September 5, 2022
Students share new jobs they’ve picked up over the summer
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