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El Estoque

The Student News Site of Monta Vista High School

El Estoque

The Student News Site of Monta Vista High School

El Estoque

Homemade Hipster: Pumpkin Ghost Cheesecake

April Wang, Staff Writer October 29, 2021

Ingredients: Crust: 1½ cup finely crushed graham crackers ¼ cup unsalted butter ¼ cup sugar  ¼ tsp cinnamon and/or ginger Batter 32 oz cream cheese ½  cup brown sugar...

Man on the street: MVHS fall athletes on playing in a different season

Jayanti Jha September 9, 2020
Athletes reflect on the differences between playing in the fall and winter or spring season
Four creations that incorporate pumpkins

Pumpkin Lovin’

Alyssa Hui and Ayah Ali-Ahmad November 15, 2019
Four creations that incorporate pumpkins

Homemade Hipster: Cinnamon Apple Chips

Elena Khan , Staff Writer September 26, 2019

Apple chips are not only delicious but also easy to make with only three ingredients: apples, cinnamon and sugar. With a crispy texture and sugary taste, this recipe is great for fall.  Check this...

Club members listen as Bite Clubs officers give a presentation on the nutritional value of candy apples.

A fall treat

Shuvi Jha November 21, 2018

On Nov. 7, Bite Club, a club centered around food and nutrition, gathered for its second meeting of the year. The theme was centered around Halloween and autumn, as students were taught how to make...

Splash of Green

Splash of Green

Robert Liu September 26, 2018

s a year-round staple in California, avocados are a versatile fruit that can serve a variety of purposes. Not only do they add a pleasant, creamy kick to any recipe, avocados also boast high concentrations...

Pumpkin spice: The story behind the fall favorite flavor

Pumpkin spice: The story behind the fall favorite flavor

Michelle Wong November 17, 2017

rom cookies and granola bars to candles and decor, pumpkin spice’s flavor and scent can be seen dominating the shelves of grocery and home goods stores across the country during this time of the year....

Transitioning wardrobes from summer to fall

Transitioning wardrobes from summer to fall

Issra Osman November 13, 2015

When fall comes around, students and teachers stop wearing those flip flops and T-shirts that kept them comfortably cool during the spring and instead begin relying on sweaters and leggings to battle the...

Laramie Project auditions draw in actors looking for a challenge

Laramie Project auditions draw in actors looking for a challenge

Hannan Waliullah September 2, 2015

Students crowded around outside of room F104 — some were finishing homework, others were rehearsing anxiously, one was even playing the harmonica. They were all waiting to enter the drama room to recite...

Four choirs hold their debut concert

Four choirs hold their debut concert

Mingjie Zhong October 17, 2014

First choir concert of the year features Esperanza, Concert Choir, Bella Voce and Variations At 7 p.m. on Oct. 9, parents and students filed into the Auditorium to watch the Fall Debut Concert, featuring...

Fountains, boats, and clowns too

Yaamini Venkataraman October 28, 2009

Alumni Alex Martin and Brian Miller return to lend a hand to this year's fall production of "A Servant of Two Masters"   Some people think of high school as a stepping stone between...

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