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Introducing the Class of 2020’s Homecoming Court

Senior Anna Kolesov smiles at the crowd in the bleachers while linking arms with her former calculus teacher, Martin Jennings.
Witnessing the reactions and emotions of nominated seniors at the 2019-20
October 24, 2019
Witnessing the reactions and emotions of nominated seniors at the 2019-20 Homecoming Court ceremony

We only make small talk

We only make small talk
Why we should be more open to conversing freely with strangers
April 10, 2019

nteracting with strangers can be terrifying. We’re rarely in physical danger when meeting someone new, but our dignity is on the line. In many cases, interacting with someone new can feel like we’re...

The tipping tower: Parents fight against the renewal of a cell tower

The tipping tower: Parents fight against the renewal of a cell tower
August 22, 2015

For about the past 6 months, FUHSD board members and parents have been debating about the instillation and renewal of cellphone towers in Cupertino high schools. While the board and other experts believe...

MVHS alumnus Om Marwah makes Forbes 30 under 30

February 4, 2015

Updated on Feb. 23 at 2:02pm: Marwah did not join Walmart Labs after his first few minutes of informally meeting STS Prasad. After his initial discussion with Prasad, Senior Vice President of Walmart...

Senior Julia Miao recognized as Siemens semifinalist

December 14, 2014

MVHS is no stranger to success, often receiving the highest honors in math and science competitions. This year, senior Julia Miao became the only semifinalist from MVHS to be recognized in the 2014 Siemens...

Q&A: Career Center remodeling

Career Center liaison, Le-Xuan Cao, answered the question of a student regarding college applications. The Career Center is the best place for attaining information apropos of colleges.
December 13, 2014

Home to volumes of educational manuals and college preparation resources, the Career Center has long been one of the most frequented sites on campus. Students across all grades congregate in this intimate...

Cupertino ranked sixth on the Top 10 list of smartest U.S. suburbs

Cupertino ranked sixth on the Top 10 list of smartest U.S. suburbs
November 6, 2014

Small. Secluded. Sparse. Stale. These are words that describe the common stereotypes of American suburbs. According to data reported by real estate blog Movoto, however, suburbs may be more interesting...

Meetings help seniors complete Secondary School Reports

The Matadors fight for the ball against Cupertino High School while on CHS’ side. This season, the Matadors focused on going back to the basics of fundamental water polo, refining their passing, scoring and defense techniques. Photo by Shriya Bhindwale.
September 25, 2013

It’s that time of the year again: As college-bound seniors work on polishing and perfecting their college applications, the school is providing annual informational meetings regarding a key part of the...

VIDEO: Quad decorations in three minutes

VIDEO: Quad decorations in three minutes
October 23, 2011

On the afternoon of Oct. 13, students assembled their class's quad decorations as a part of the Homecoming Week inter-class competition. Students created the components of these decorations for five...

PHOTO GALLERY: Ohana’s introductory potluck

PHOTO GALLERY: Ohana’s introductory potluck
September 28, 2011

  Click through for captions. Ohana held its first meeting of the year on Sept. 28 with a potluck. The club, in which the name means family in the Hawaiian language, brings together...

Combs moves to Sacred Heart Preparatory

Combs moves to Sacred Heart Preparatory
July 13, 2011

Switching from public to private, getting back to her roots “I’m going to go home and sleep some more... See ya.” English teacher Diana Combs called out to fellow English teacher David Clarke,...

All that jazz

All that jazz
December 9, 2009

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