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

Behind the budget: School Site Council 2018-19

Behind the budget: School Site Council 2018-19

Kamyar Moradi and Brian Xu April 12, 2019

ield trips are often hallmarks of many students’ high school experiences. For them, memories are created while traveling outside of their mundane daily routines. However, the work put into funding...

School Site Council discusses future accountability goals

School Site Council discusses future accountability goals

Jessica Xing June 6, 2016

n May 5th, School Site Council discussed MVHS’ new Local Control Accountability goals. Back in 2013, the Local Control Funding Formula, was passed, and under the LCFF, California now funds school districts...

A push for higher learning: School Site Council promotes inclusion but also academic challenge

A push for higher learning: School Site Council promotes inclusion but also academic challenge

Jessica Xing March 26, 2016

n Dec. 7th, School Site Council had a conversation on what school culture meant to them and how they could improve it at MVHS. This conversation was the gateway for a larger “School Plan” a plan created...

MVHS school culture is a mix of academics and athletics. School Site Council wants to make students feel more comfortable in their learning environment. Photo by Jessica Xing.

School Site Council talks about school culture

Jessica Xing December 17, 2015

chool Site Council — who’s responsible for allocating funds for the school, at their last meeting on Dec. 7 —  discussed ways to make school culture at MVHS more holistic for every student. According...

Dr. Richard DuFour is the professor who first started the idea of a PLC group. His book, The American Educator, is a popular resource material. Photo by Jessica Xing

Teachers teaching teachers: how educators come together

Jessica Xing October 30, 2015

eaching, according to Ben Clausnitzer, Assistant Principal and head of School Site Council, no longer takes place in isolation — collaboration and varied education styles are making their way into MVHS...

School Site Council provides funding to student clubs

Karen Feng February 11, 2014

Council met Feb. 6 to discuss funding, receive principal’s update.

5 issues school site council discussed during latest meeting held on Nov. 7

5 issues school site council discussed during latest meeting held on Nov. 7

Catherine November 18, 2013

School Site Council is a monthly meeting where four students, four parents, four teachers, two administrators and one ASB representative meet together to discuss troubling issues on campus and negotiate...

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