El Estoque

63 MVHS students qualify for the semifinals of the National Merit Scholarship Program

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Breaking down the logistics behind the competition
September 25, 2020
Breaking down the logistics behind the competition

In Memoriam: Alice Wu

In Memoriam: Alice Wu
Memorial scholarship created in honor of late MVHS alumna Alice Wu
March 28, 2019

“Jennifer Garner copied me.”   When Alice Wu wore a black, punk rock skirt to school, Jessica Lee, her friend since sixth grade, would distance herself from Alice in embarrassment. Nobody...

An evening of entertainment

The lights shine brightly from behind the shimmery blue stage curtain as the show ends. This year, the fourth annual Drama Showcase granted the Andrew Segal memorial scholarship to senior Sean Okuniewicz from Cupertino High School. Photo by Shuyi Qi.
February 6, 2014

  Annual Drama Showcase provided night of hilarious improvisation, poignant monologues.   [dropcap1]I[/dropcap1]t was a night of lasagna, dessert and the lazy ease of Friday....

Senior Angela Zhang winner in National Siemens Competition

Senior Angela Zhang winner in National Siemens Competition
December 6, 2011

On Dec. 5, senior Angela Zhang received the top individual honors prize of a $100,000 scholarship at the annual National Siemens Math, Science and Technology Competition in Washington D.C.. Zhang...

The best things in life

The best things in life
April 23, 2010

  PTSA recognizes the silent heroes of the school       This project relates to content in the Oct. 20, 2010 El Estoque Print issue.         This project relates to...

National level gymnast tucks-and-tumbles through hardships

National level gymnast tucks-and-tumbles through hardships
September 10, 2009

Sophomore Melissa Chuang, a seasoned gymnast of nine years has won various national competitions despite facing many obstacles. A broken tibia, a fractured back, dislocated ribs, sprains, and countless...

Cuper Scooper: College wants me

Cuper Scooper: College wants me
April 29, 2009

I know because I got a letter.  I have a guilty little secret and it's called college spam mail.After taking the PSATs for the first time, I began to receive fliers and brochures from various institutions...

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