El Estoque

MVHS students discuss the result of Midterm elections

MVHS students discuss the result of Midterm elections

Jady Wei

November 9, 2014

In a close election for Silicon Valley’s House of Representatives, incumbent Mike Honda held on to his seat in Congress on Nov. 7. Both Honda and opponent Ro Khanna vied for the position of congressman for California’s 17th congressional district. Khanna’s strong campaign efforts closed the ...

Low headcount, but high aspirations for Mock Trial

Low headcount, but high aspirations for Mock Trial

Yashashree Pisolkar

February 6, 2014

The 2012-2013 academic year was nothing short of a golden year for the MVHS Mock Trial team. On Feb. 28, 2013, the team stood as a top contender in the Santa Clara County Mock Trial Finals held at the San Jose Superior Court. Despite strong performances from veteran team members, however, the team fe...

Different perspectives on parent teachers

Jady Wei

October 21, 2013

Students are mentored by their parents at home, but how many parents actually teach their children at school? At MVHS, some teachers have had the experience of teaching their own children –– like math teacher Martin Jennings who taught precalculus to two of his children and is currently teaching...