El Estoque

Fixating on grade updates defeats the purpose of online portals

Fixating on grade updates defeats the purpose of online portals

Flora Peng

January 23, 2019


Filed under Editorial, OPINION

Weeks after the conclusion of the first semester, students are now setting their expectant eyes toward the blessed horizon of summer vacation. Their hopes are high for a successful semester, prompted by a fresh start to the gradebook and the promise of a week-long break between every grading period. ...

The learning never stops

The learning never stops

Jai Uparkar

August 23, 2017


Filed under FEATURES

he bell rings, signaling the beginning of Jessica Zahn’s French 3 class. Her students file in, their murmurs filling the room. Walking into room B212 is Math teacher Jon Stark, having used one of his prep periods for his class with Ms. Zahn. He’s taken her class for his language-learning journey t...

Math department receives new TI-84’s

Math department receives new TI-84’s

Daniel Lin

March 22, 2016


Filed under Around Campus, NEWS

t isn’t often that the math department receives unused funds which can be used to better the learning experiences of students alike. But when it does happen, the extra funds go a long way towards improving education for students. Last year, math teacher Sushma Bana acquired 20 new TI-84 Plus C Si...