El Estoque

A quarantined summer

Patel, alongside his older brother and mother, takes a family photo.
Exploring how three members of the MVHS community spent the summer of 2020
September 12, 2020
Exploring how three members of the MVHS community spent the summer of 2020

Upcoming real ID regulation for domestic flights

Upcoming real ID regulation for domestic flights
Frequent travelers at MVHS discuss how next year’s upcoming real ID regulation between states affects their travels
October 25, 2019

tarting Oct. 1, 2020, everyone 18 and older travelling from one U.S. state to another will be required to either have a real ID marked on their driver’s license or bring their passport. This is due to...

A Better Summer

A Better Summer
Internships and traveling are more rewarding and affordable alternatives to pricey high school summer programs
February 6, 2019

The beginning of the new year is a prime time for applying to summer programs. Parents frantically search the web for a program that suits their child’s, or perhaps their own, interests and ambitions,...

Traveling the globe

Students share international experiences from the past summer
September 16, 2018

hen junior Dan Sachs’ brother discovered a summer program that provided an opportunity to travel abroad, learn a new language and immerse himself in a new culture, it peaked Sachs’ interest. Sachs...

California Dreaming

California Dreaming
May 30, 2017

Co-written by Himani Yalamaddi Illustrations by Ananya Bhat Want to get out of the city for the summer? Here are some sites within California to go explore. Lassen Volcanic National Park Climb...

First tries: Students attempt incredible summer activities

First tries: Students attempt incredible summer activities
August 22, 2014

The summer of 2014 has been an exhilarating one for various MVHS students, and here five students share their unique experiences. Some experiences were challenging yet exciting, some furthered their interest...

Around the country in 33 days

Kim’s route around the United States. The black path traces their path. With permission from Joe Kim.
August 21, 2014

From California to Maine and all the way back to California, math teacher Joe Kim traveled to all states in the continental U.S for a family vacation. The Kim family started their trip by heading north,...

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