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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

Students wrote thoughtful messages on the brightly colored cards provided for them in the rally court. The cards were dropped off into a box where they would be distributed later in the week. Photo by Jennie Chen.

Campus Question: What happened to the Candy Cane grams?

Jennie Chen December 9, 2015

Update: Previously it was mentioned that candy cane grams were purchased. They were offered for free by leadership. During Holiday Week students gathered in the academic court on Dec. 1 and Dec. 2 to...

Holiday Bush

A Christmas tree wearing an inclusivity cloak is still a Christmas tree

Itay Barylka December 9, 2015

Christmastime is one of my favorite times of the year. There’s great music, holiday cheer, present-giving, seasonal food and plenty of reasons to be jolly. So why are people so apologetic about it? Take...

Polaroids with Santa get students into holiday spirit

Polaroids with Santa get students into holiday spirit

Andrea Schlitt December 3, 2015

tudents’ excited responses to the long needed sound of rain on a Thursday afternoon were met with equally excited chatter and smiles at ASB president senior Peter Kim dressed up in a Santa suit,...

Santa hats, ugly sweaters and reindeer antlers

Santa hats, ugly sweaters and reindeer antlers

Caitlyn Tjong December 2, 2015

The second dress-up day of Holiday Week was themed favorite holiday characters--reindeer, Santa Claus, carrot-nosed snowmen. Students donned deep red Santa hats trimmed with soft, white fluff and pompoms,...

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