The Student News Site of Monta Vista High School

El Estoque

The Student News Site of Monta Vista High School

El Estoque

The Student News Site of Monta Vista High School

El Estoque

Graphic by Michelle Zheng

Age in Sports

Exploring the athletic experiences of different age groups and the effects of age on one's journey in sports and coaching style
AP Biology teacher Renee Fallon encounters a marina iguana in one of her scuba diving trips. Photo courtesy of Renee Fallon

Not slowing down

Anna Jerolimov and Michelle Zheng November 8, 2022
Community members discuss how the way they play sports has changed throughout the years
New times, old traditions: Different types of new years celebrations

New times, old traditions: Different types of new year’s celebrations

Michelle Wong January 31, 2018

rom the traditional Persian Haft-Seen to making mochi, different cultures have their own unique ways of welcoming the new year. Although not all of these celebrations fall on the same day, students can...

(Re)discovering old slang

(Re)discovering old slang

Ashmita Chakraborty May 4, 2015

Are you a man on the moon? How crunk is your favorite band’s new album? Who are your homeskillets? How many of these vintage terms do you recognize? A conversation between friends decades ago may...

Different memories of the old cafeteria

Atharva Fulay February 15, 2013

Christopher: Here‘s to slime-less tables and unbruised backs.   One might expect that I’d have formed some sort of connection or love for the building that has served me day after day for the...

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