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Trophy students: What we brag about

Trophy students: What we brag about

Michelle Wong

December 9, 2016

As students at Monta Vista, it's no doubt that there's competition all around us. With so much pressure to be "better" than everybody else, students are constantly trying to prove themselves to their peers. But it's questionable whether the things we are so proud of are even worth bragging about at all.We b...

The issue: Sleep deprivation with psychologist Sheila Altmann

The issue: Sleep deprivation with psychologist Sheila Altmann

Isabel Navarrete

October 19, 2015

VHS is a competitive environment — it’s not exactly a secret. But when did lack of sleep become a competition? Sleep deprivation is a serious issue, and it’s no surprise that many MVHS students are suffering. That’s why, over the last month, a petition created by parent Sharlene Liu to delay FUHSD school start times has been gaining qui...

Issue I: What’s normal, anyway?

Natalie Chan

September 29, 2010

Sleeping on the job Read More »...

Stay, dog

Stay, dog

Aafreen Mahmood

March 21, 2010

Even though Milo is feeling better, he still wishes he could be running Read More »...