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English teacher Mark Carpenter opens a Curious Cat account

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Rachel Jiang

March 22, 2020

Investigating one teacher’s approach to connecting with their students during the shelter-in-place order

Year in Review: Reflection on MV Saturday Night Live

Catherine

May 24, 2014

Drama students look back on their changes since their first performance this year in MVSNL. Read More »...

Administration reinforces ‘no grading by teacher assistants’ policy

Most of the TA duties listed in the FUHSD student assistance policy sheet are clerical tasks like answering the telephone and delivering messages; anything that involves viewing another student’s record is forbidden. However, despite the rules, most teachers allow their TAs to grade papers. Photo by Shuyi Qi.

Shuyi Qi

December 4, 2013

  After TA discusses student’s grade, administration addresses the controversy regarding TA’s duties. Read More »...

Essay Escort plans transition from privately-run editing group to club

Essay Escort meets in the MVHS library.

Varsha Venkat

November 22, 2013

Essay Escort plans transition from privately-run editing group to club Read More »...

Bigger and better than ever, MVSNL is a real treat

Rhonda Mak

October 4, 2013

At the beginning of Monta Vista Saturday Night Live, host and English teacher Mark Carpenter opened with a fierce monologue of his attempts at acting — how he would come in a teacher and exit a star, with MVSNL being the start of his stardom. MVSNL was held at the auditorium on Friday, Sept....

Speech and Debate annual showcase to be held Sept. 13

Speech and Debate annual showcase to be held Sept. 13

Namrata Ramani

September 13, 2012

The fifth annual MVHS Speech and Debate showcase will be held this Thursday, Sept. 13, in the auditorium from 3:30 to 5 p.m. Some of the performances featured this year will include Lincoln-Douglas Debate, Parliamentary Debate, Humorous Interpretation and Original Advocacy. According to senior Gavin ...