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

The tricks and treats of Halloween

The tricks and treats of Halloween

Featuring the various aspects of celebrating Halloween
The Mobley family celebrates Halloween in their different costumes. Photo courtesy of Erin Mobley

MVHS community members share their favorite Halloween memories

Jayanti Jha and Gauri Manoj October 30, 2021
Recollecting past Halloween experiences from being a DJ to creating a haunted house

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...

Graphic by Justin Kim

Bringing out the child in everyone

Justin E Kim October 29, 2021
Reflecting on how pointless the socially perceived age cut-off of Halloween is
Movie poster of A Quiet Place. | Paramount Pictures

Halloween movie recommendations

Melody Cui and Gauri Manoj October 14, 2020
A mix of spooky classics and thriller movies to watch at home this Halloween
I’m sick of this s—. Illustration by Kamyar Moradi

Vol. Two: Halloween

Kamyar Moradi October 25, 2019
Why I believe Halloween is detrimental to society
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...

One Last Scare: Seniors create haunted house for seven years in a row

One Last Scare: Seniors create haunted house for seven years in a row

Emily Xia and Tabitha Mendez November 12, 2018
Student-organized haunted house tradition comes to a close
MVHS staff celebrates Halloween

MVHS staff celebrates Halloween

Julia Yang November 5, 2018

During lunch on Oct. 31, while MVHS students crowded around the rally court to participate in their annual Halloween costume contest, staff members filed into the staff lounge to eat and socialize with...

Low (cost)umes

Low (cost)umes

Alyssa Hui and Rucha Soman October 24, 2018
Three easy and affordable DIY Halloween costumes
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