El Estoque

Girls Basketball: MVHS falls to Homestead HS

Junior Eshani Patel attempts to catch the ball after a rebounding shot off the hoop.

Jayanti Jha, Elena Khan, and Neysa Singh

February 10, 2020

MVHS lost to Homestead HS in its eighth game of the season, bringing their current league standing to 5-3.  During the first and second quarter, HHS players played a hard defense, making it difficult for the Matadors to score. Junior Katerina Baxter explains how their lack of communication hind...

Homestead High School alumni create social networking iPhone app

Melt is a new iPhone app that uses podcasts for social networking. Homestead High School Class of 2005 alumni Jason Lew and Shane Wey created the app because they felt that voice was a unique platform that has not been used often in social networking. Screenshot by Joyce Varma.

Joyce Varma

October 27, 2013

Social media app Melt allows people to connect with auditory communication rather than visual text or pictures. Read More »...

Girls Volleyball: Matadors lose their second home game 0-3 against Homestead High School

Coach Colin Anderson

Colin Kim

October 7, 2013

Despite a 0-3 loss against Homestead High School, Lady Mats challenge themselves to focus on team unity for future games. Read More »...

Girls Golf: One loss and one win

Karen Feng

September 18, 2013

Despite a 227-207 loss against Homestead High School, Matadors receive first win in two years against Presentation High School. Read More »...

UPDATE: Sunnyvale schools locked down Jan. 25; gunman reports fabricated

UPDATE: Sunnyvale schools locked down Jan. 25; gunman reports fabricated

Anushka Patil

January 25, 2013

[View the story "DEVELOPING: Sunnyvale schools on lockdown during possible gunman search" on Storify]DEVELOPING: Sunnyvale schools locked down during possible gunman searchHomestead High School, Cupertino Middle School, West Valley Elementary schools affected on Jan. 25.Storified by El Estoque·...

Fire destroys apartments on Homestead Road

Fire destroys apartments on Homestead Road

Elvin Wong

November 27, 2011

At 5:54 p.m. on Nov. 26, the Santa Clara County Fire Department responded to a three-alarm fire at Village Green Apartments on Homestead Road, next to Homestead High School. According to Fire Department battalion chief Richard Salazar, the fire department responded to had contained the fire by...