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2017 unites as a class to rise up to the top during Homecoming week

2017 unites as a class to rise up to the top during Homecoming week

Aanchal Garg

October 13, 2015

t’s a new year for the class of 2017 as they transition from being sophomores to juniors. With Homecoming on the way, the upperclassmen now have a new goal in mind: winning first place. The juniors will put in their all to do the best they can at events like quad decs, dress-up days and the rally ...

Community service: MV Leo Club collaborates with De Anza Lions to hold food drive

Athira Penghat

December 4, 2013

At around noon, an old lady walked out of the Lucky’s in Saratoga on Nov. 24 with a cart of groceries. Instead of heading home, she stopped by the De Anza Lions food drive and donated several canned vegetables and a fat turkey. When asked why she donated, she replied, “I was once a person on the...

Homecoming food drive results announced on Sept. 25

Homecoming food drive results announced on Sept. 25

Anjali Bhat

September 26, 2013

After a week-long drive, food donations determine points to be added to each class’ overall homecoming score. Read More »...

Changes made to Homecoming Food Drive

Changes made to Homecoming Food Drive

Athira Penghat

October 5, 2012

The Homecoming Food Drive officially started on Oct. 3, and several changes were made this year in order to resolve issues that occurred in previous years. For example, food may only be donated to the bins located in Portable 1 in order to prevent classes from stealing each others’ donations. Additionally,...

Class warfare took Homecoming Food Drive too far

Class warfare took Homecoming Food Drive too far

Daniel Tan

October 16, 2011

By the end of the week, MVHS had gotten it down to a science: Boxes of cereal were worth the most Homecoming points per dollar spent. So were large jars of peanut butter. Needed some more points the night before the final day so your class could win? No problem. PW Market had cereal at four for $...