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

The College Board announces new format for the SAT

The College Board announces new format for the SAT

Tanish Mendki January 27, 2022
Explaining the changes made to the standardized test
A Two Part Process: How MVHS students are using the PSAT to prepare for the SAT

A Two Part Process: How MVHS students are using the PSAT to prepare for the SAT

Aditya Dash February 1, 2018

s sophomore Keshav Taneja receives his scores for the PSAT exam, he looks forward to ways in which he can prepare to take the next big test: the SAT. Taneja is hoping to perform well through the use of...

Hand completing a multiple choice exam.

Glitched scores

Aditya Dash December 11, 2017

ophomore Ankit Rustagi was able to take a look at his PSAT score three weeks prior to the original release date, between Dec. 11-13. When he was first told by his friends about the leak, Rustagi rushed...

Preparing for a challenge: Taking the PSAT

Preparing for a challenge: Taking the PSAT

Aditya Dash September 11, 2017

s students in MVHS stroll in and out of their respective classrooms, a thought seems to linger in the minds of many sophomores and juniors: the thought of taking a SAT or a PSAT exam in October, an exam...

What you need to know about this years PSAT administration

What you need to know about this year’s PSAT administration

Alina Abidi October 24, 2015

A high score on the preliminary SAT, most commonly known as the PSAT, can mean a “Congratulations” and a Rice Krispies treat for some, and for a small group, a lucky few, it can mean a big, fat scholarship....

Comparing and contrasting the old and new PSAT

Comparing and contrasting the old and new PSAT

Tyler Lin September 24, 2015

he PSAT we once knew is being reformed to give students an idea on how the new SAT of 2016 will be like. Try a sample quiz made to represent each test! ProProfs Quiz- NEW PSAT SAMPLER QUIZ » Powered...

A breakdown of the costs of college

A breakdown of the costs of college

Chetana Ramaiyer September 23, 2015

MVHS students are often concerned about the cost of college itself, but they can forget about all the costs that come before the acceptance letter arrives at home. The college prep camps, the college counselors,...

Taking the PSAT requires remedial action

Taking the PSAT requires remedial action

Sara Yang October 29, 2009

October's PSAT was accompanied by a twist when the school ran out of tests    When the school ran out of testing materials for the October PSAT, administration acted quickly to remedy the...

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