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The pressure behind prom

The pressure behind prom

Zara Iqbal, Opinion editor

March 3, 2019


Filed under Columns, OPINION

I never thought my decision to skip Junior Prom (JP) was going to be that big of a deal. With JP right around the corner, I get asked whether or not I’m going to prom almost daily. And every time I say no, most of my friends frown at my lack of enthusiasm about the dance and list reasons why I ...

A visit from the God Squad

A visit from the God Squad

Malini Ramaiyer

June 8, 2016


Filed under FEATURES, Great reads, Multimedia, Video

After their mission trip to King City in March, a small group of MVHS students decided to take their faith to school. They sit behind the swimming pool during brunch every Tuesday and Thursday and talk about everything from rally setup to AP Tests — then, they pray. This group is united not only...

A guide to shopping for procrastinating prom-goers

A guide to shopping for procrastinating prom-goers

Ilena Peng

March 12, 2016


Filed under ENTERTAINMENT, Entertainment featured

rom season is rapidly approaching with junior prom on Apr. 2 and senior ball on May 28. And for those who haven’t already found the perfect outfit, whether it be a Cinderella ball gown or a flawless jumpsuit, it’s time to start searching. Take a look at the charts below to get an idea of what to ...

The Prom song problem

The Prom song problem

Smitha Gundavajhala

February 2, 2012


Filed under OPINION

  Junior Prom: an important experience for some, a new experience for most and a one-of-a-kind experience for all. One of the defining moments of this experience is the last song to be played at Prom — the all-important “Prom song.” Now, the main matter of controversy with this issue...

Can We Dream?

Can We Dream?

Minh Bui

February 27, 2010


Filed under NEWS

Students help CHS with the Dell Superprom Challenge to help fulfill Kenya Dream  Read More »...