El Estoque

Catching Some Smoke: First US Vaping Deaths Occur

Many say the inconspicuous look of e-cigarette's contribute to their popularity among students. Photo by Sean Yagi

Sean Yagi, Staff Writer

September 27, 2019

n recent months, there has been a rise in the number of e-cigarette related deaths occurring in the United States, notable cases striking as close as central California. Professionals speculate that the deaths are due to the flavoring chemicals used in e-cigarettes. The recent deaths have only st...

Stressing the numbers

Sleep deprivation is a common problem across FUHSD schools.

Anoop Iyer, Robert Liu, and Sean Yagi

August 26, 2019

Exploring the results of wellness surveys in recent years

So long, farewell

So long, farewell

Soumya Kurnool

May 23, 2012

It was assistant principal Dennis Plaza's first day on the job at MVHS. He was pushing a cart  through the school, and when a few things fell off, Plaza remembers, he began picking them up, not expecting any help. "In other schools," Plaza said, "you can walk across campus and people will st...

Phew! No teacher layoffs in sight

Phew! No teacher layoffs in sight

Selene Rubino

November 19, 2009

Though Measure G failed to pass, FUHSD teachers won't feel the crunch next year Read More »...

Measure gone

Measure gone

Deepa Kollipara

November 8, 2009

Measure G failed to pass as the district contemplates cutting classes and teachers  Read More »...