El Estoque

Photo courtesy of Jeff Mueller // Used with permission

Jeff Mueller

Oishee Misra and Mira Wagner May 19, 2021
Business teacher Jeff Mueller retires after 19 years at MVHS
Decor Dilemma: Exploring the ideas teachers have for designing their classrooms

Decor Dilemma: Exploring the ideas teachers have for designing their classrooms

Teachers begin redesigning their classrooms for the new school year
Football: Matadors come up short against Mountain View HS in homecoming game

Football: Matadors come up short against Mountain View HS in homecoming game

Aditya Krishnan October 20, 2015

Football: Matadors come up short against Mountain View HS in homecoming game Written by Aditya Krishnan. Video by Andy Tu and Ankit Dua. Editing by Pranav Iyer.

Football: Matadors hope for success in lower division

Football: Matadors hope for success in lower division

Ankit Dua August 22, 2015

The Matadors have moved down from the highly competitive De Anza Division to the El Camino Division after finishing their season with a 3-7 record. They will have to replace many two-way players due to...

Staff remembers JFK assassination

Joyce Varma November 22, 2013

Teachers reflect on moment they learned of tragedy as schoolchildren 50 years ago. President John F. Kennedy was assassinated in Dallas on Nov. 22, 1963. Fifty years later, teachers remember where they...

Purple and Gold Awards held May 2

Purple and Gold Awards held May 2

Amrutha Dorai May 5, 2012

The annual Purple and Gold awards were hosted in the gym on May 2 to honor students nominated by teachers for excellence in various subjects. Over 100 students were acknowledged with certificates —...

Football: Offense shines in 41-14 rout against Overfelt

Football: Offense shines in 41-14 rout against Overfelt

Dickson Tsai September 4, 2011

MVHS' excellent execution of its option offense led to 41 first-half points as the Matadors won 41-14 against the Overfelt High School Royals. Video by Dickson Tsai. Music: "RaysOfFunk" by carta licensed...

For parents, academics outweigh sports

For parents, academics outweigh sports

Sara Yang October 25, 2010

Parents pressure students to quit sports in light of academic load     This project relates to content in the Oct. 20 El Estoque Print issue.     Varsity basketball tryouts were only...

Football makes comeback against Prospect

Football makes comeback against Prospect

Eric Wong September 13, 2010

Varsity football comes from behind to force a 7-7 tie against Prospect High School The Matador defense played a spectacular game by holding Prospect High School to a single touchdown on Sept....

Football team kicks off season with a win

Football team kicks off season with a win

Eric Wong September 9, 2010

Junior Jordan Sheade scored two touchdowns in a 20-13 win against Overfelt High School Though missing key players such as captains seniors Giles Van Poetsch and Victor Wan, the varsity football...

Varsity football loses in CCS to Menlo-Atherton

Varsity football loses in CCS to Menlo-Atherton

Christian Fatoohi December 5, 2008

  The Matadors almost came back after falling behind to the Bears, but they ended up losing 36-20. The football team hadn't been to CCS since 2000, and they hadn't won a CCS game since 1992 when they...

In memory of alumnus Justin Perkins

In memory of alumnus Justin Perkins

Kai Kang November 5, 2008

Alumnus Justin Perkins dies after battle with cancer.  2005 Alumnus Justin PerkinsOn Oct. 26, class of 2005 alumnus Justin Anthony Perkins, born Feb. 15, 1987,  lost his five year battle with...

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