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El Estoque

The Student News Site of Monta Vista High School

El Estoque

The Student News Site of Monta Vista High School

El Estoque

The California Reparations Task Force hold a public hearing on Jan. 28, 2023, at San Diego State University. Photo by Ariana Drehsler, CalMatters | Used with permission

Road to reform

From a petition to rename De Anza College due to a history of Spanish colonization to a California Reparations Plan addressing historic oppression of African Americans, efforts towards change happens throughout...

Senior Cara Constant winds up to throw the ball to a team member. Photo | Brandon Wang

Changing the game

Ethan Kellogg, Taryn Lam, and Brandon Wang December 1, 2023
Exploring the historical and current state of Reverse
Powderpuff: How each grade level prepared for and executed their performances

Powderpuff: How each grade level prepared for and executed their performances

Flora Peng, Tabitha Mendez, and Collin Qian May 24, 2019

Class pitted against class. Hundreds of students gathered in the bleachers to cheer on their teams with painted faces, color-coordinated outfits and voices ready to scream. For most of the school, Powderpuff...

Upcoming events for ‘21

Upcoming events for ‘21

Robert Liu February 4, 2019

With the start of the new semester, preparations for new class-wide activities are underway, including the Winter Rally, a class movie night and Powderpuff. Sophomore and Vice President Vivian Jiang, sophomore...

Sophomores prepare for 2017 Powderpuff

Sophomores prepare for 2017 Powderpuff

Aanchal Garg March 9, 2017
Find out how MVHS sophomores feel about 2017 Powderpuff
Photogallery: Powderpuff 2015

Photogallery: Powderpuff 2015

Avni Prasad March 23, 2015
Tune in daily to see memorable moments of Powderpuff 15
Senior coaches Rami Dwidar and Justin Cena celebrate their teams success at the end of the game.

Powderpuff 2014 Finals Sophomores vs Seniors

Amol Pande March 16, 2014

The Class of 2014 takes home their second Powderpuff championship On March 14,2014 The Classes of 2014 and 2016 competed in the Powderpuff Finals. These are Highlights from that game.

Powderpuff 2014 Finals pre game show

Amol Pande March 13, 2014

The class of 2014 hopes to reclaim their title, the class of 2016 attempts to claim their first championship. It is official, The final game is between the class of 2014 and the class of 2016. Coming...

Powderpuff 2015 vs 2016 highlights

Amol Pande March 12, 2014

The Powderpuff game between the Sophomores and Juniors resulted in a tie. The ending of this game was controversial as it resulted in a rematch opposed to the previous tie in which the Seniors were...

Powderpuff 2015 v 2016: what happened?

Mihir Joshi March 12, 2014

A look into how the game ended, and why there will be a rematch After the juniors scored the first touchdown early in the game, the sophomores threw thrice, the third of which made it into the endzone,...

2014 Seniors vs Freshmen Powderpuff highlights

Amol Pande March 12, 2014

The Seniors played the Freshmen on March 11,2014. The game resulted in a tie which was settled by best cheer. The Seniors won best cheer and are moving onto the finals. The next game between the...

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