The Stampede

The Basics of Being a Belarusian

The Basics of Being a Belarusian
November 15, 2019

      Sitting on a cold bench will cause infertility. If you step over someone's leg and don't cross back over it, the person will never grow again. I always heard these superstitions growing up,...

Don’t forget my name

My mom and I wearing the traditional scarves inside the mosque. It is required to cover your head when you have entered a mosque.
November 15, 2019

   “I didn’t immigrate halfway across the world and give you this name for it to be butchered and mispronounced,” my mother said.      To be fair, to be given this name in America, I thought...

Real men dance

Monte Vista senior Nicholas Chong holding a flag and wearing his uniform for color guard. Chong is getting ready to perform  for the marching band event at Monte Vista.
November 13, 2019

 Two male students take their dance skills to the next level in the Monte Vista dance program.      Sophomore Iziyah Robinson and senior Nicholas Chong are the only two males in the Monte Vista...

They’ve been thrifting before you

Shania Sandher smiles wearing her favorite thrifted piece - a blue summer dress.
March 4, 2019

A new trend popular amongst some Monte Vista students is “thrifting”. Thrifters shop at thrift stores, garage sales, and flea markets in order to purchase interesting and different items at a generally...

Move aside Lady Gaga, a “Planetz” was born

Planetz first single, Rubix Cube, debuted in early 2019.
March 4, 2019

With the release of two original singles, a singer at Monte Vista is reaching for the stars. In early January, Monte Vista sophomore Katelyn Huie dropped her first single titled “Rubix Cube” on Spotify,...

LAX taken to another level

LAX taken to another level
February 28, 2019

Most people would think of either soccer and basketball when it comes to Israel. However, one Monte Vista student didn’t go there to play either, but instead lacrosse. It began in fifth grade,...

Benvenuti a Monte Vista!

January 22, 2018

In August, a 16-year-old, Roman teenager stepped foot onto her new temporary home: America. Junior Giulia Azzarello is a transfer student from Rome, Italy. She is currently staying with junior Destinee...

Out of the Comfort Zone

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January 22, 2018

    Due to a call of adventure and desire to make a change in the world, a senior at Monte Vista traveled to Africa last summer to build schools and emerge herself in another culture. Abby Devane...

Daniel Maneloveg

Senior Daniel Maneloveg runs the 1600 and 3200 meter race at one of Monte Vista's track meet.
Going the extra mile
March 17, 2017

    With spring sports underway, and the winter sport season soon ending, college commitments have been taking place.      One month ago, senior Daniel Maneloveg has committed to University...

Valentine Sullivan

Done with ink, collage and gouache.
February 28, 2017

    As a school, Monte Vista is often known for its academic prowess. However, many students at Monte Vista offer extreme talent in areas other than academia, like Valentine Sullivan.     Valentine...

Maddison Miszewski

GSA members from many SRVUSD schools gather to increase the sense of community among the club members from each school. There were speakers, games, and discussions concerning stereotypes and discrimination against LGBTQ groups during school.
Speaking Out Against the Social Norm
February 28, 2017

   Many students work to make changes around Monte Vista, but few have gone as far as this student to make a lasting impact in student’s lives here.     From being active in Speech and Debate,...

Bryce Woodbury

Bryce Woodbury
NCS or Bust
February 16, 2017

    On June 2-3, Bryce Woodbury will finally put his talents to the test as he finally reaches the opportunity of a lifetime. Winning NCS pole vault. Bryce Woodbury a Junior with flowing slicked back...

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