El Estoque

The impacts of social distancing

The impacts of social distancing

Shivani Gupta, Robert Liu, Neysa Singh, Emily Xia, and Sarah Young

April 10, 2020

Exploring the ways social and cultural practices continue in spite of COVID-19

Immigration in the United States: A broken system

Immigration in the United States: A broken system

Lakshanyaa Ganesh and Oishee Misra

October 26, 2019

Reflecting on our experiences with America’s legal immigration system

Dear Home: A love letter to a comforting presence

Dear Home: A love letter to a comforting presence

Lakshanyaa Ganesh

December 17, 2018

’ve always had trouble defining you. Merriam-Webster dictionary defines you as “one’s place of residence,” but I’m not entirely sure if I trust the dictionary on that one. The old adage “home is where the heart is” isn’t entirely convincing either, as that implies that there’s only one pla...

Liveblog: Boys baseball faces Santa Clara HS

Liveblog: Boys baseball faces Santa Clara HS

Michelle Wong

April 6, 2017

Follow the baseball game live as MVHS takes on Santa Clara Bruins in a home league game. // ...

The view from home: How growing up in rented or purchased homes affect the way we see the world

The view from home: How growing up in rented or purchased homes affect the way we see the world

Mingjie Zhong

February 8, 2017

e says "I don't know" the most, followed by "I haven't really thought about that." For sophomore Eric Wang, there's not much about his house that makes an impression. He makes a bland observation: the garage is colder than the laundry room. When he thinks of his house, it isn't his hardwood floors ...

Returning for Thanksgiving: College siblings visit home after extended absences

MVHS Class of 2014 alumnus Melissa Wang (left), and her younger sister sophomore Kristina Wang (right). Photo by Mingjie Zhong.

Mingjie Zhong

December 5, 2014

Thanksgiving break serves as a sweet, cherished window of time for many college freshmen visiting home, as they anticipate a prospective reality stemming from memories of home-made food, milk tea shops and the warmth of being with family  — especially with younger siblings. Lifelong friend MVHS Class ...

VIDEO: Spirit Squad Senior Night held on Nov. 2

VIDEO: Spirit Squad Senior Night held on Nov. 2

Yashashree Pisolkar

November 4, 2012

Cheer and Song seniors cheer for last home football game of the year Read More »...

Badminton: Matadors beat Chargers for a 21-9 win

Badminton: Matadors beat Chargers for a 21-9 win

Alexandria Poh

May 2, 2012

On Thursday, April 26, MVHS faced Wilcox High School for the second time, defeating them at home with a dominant score of 21-9. Though the Chargers made noticeable improvements, they were still unable to secure a win. The Matadors overpowered the team with consistent gameplay and the help of several point-costing mistakes by the Chargers. Varsity one mixed doubles:...