The Stampede

  • She ain’t no drag

    She ain’t no drag

    Sumin Lim, Editor-in-Chief

    November 15, 2018

    Despite its name, this definitely is no drag. While most people play soccer, or dance, or ride horses, sophomore Leigha Miller does something completely out of the ordinary. She drag races. Drag racing falls under the category of motor racing...

    Sophomore Leigha Miller holds her trophies at the Jr. Drag Racing League. She has been drag racing since she was young as a way to bind with her dad.

    Dean Miller

  • The secret ingredient to Monte Vista’s success

    The secret ingredient to Monte Vista’s success

    Lauryn Leong, Staff Writer

    November 14, 2018

    Founded in 1965, Monte Vista has become a distinguished school known for its excellent academic and extracurricular programs. But what made all of this possible? The main reason is the staff. When it comes to hiring school staff, Monte Vista...

    Jennifer Hall (left) and her friend Annette Adolphson (right) pose for a picture during a rally at Monte Vista High School. The two of them graduated at Monte Vista in 1984.

    La Vista

  • Cristiano Ronaldo: A sexual assault allegation story

    Cristiano Ronaldo: A sexual assault allegation story

    Adya Agarwal, Staff Writer

    November 13, 2018

    A professional soccer player, a father, and a man who’s salary consists of 30 million EU every year. Who knew that he might add an alleged offender of sexual assault to that list.     Kathryn Moryaga, 34, accused Cristiano Ronaldo of rape ...

    Cristiano Ronaldo, 33, is a professional Portuguese soccer player who plays for Italian club Juventus and the National Portuguese team. On September 29, he was accused of sexual assault by Kathryn Mayorga, a model and former teacher.

    skysports

  • Chief Enforces Morals, Cops Hand out Tickets

    Chief Enforces Morals, Cops Hand out Tickets

    Seta Salkhi and Mason Hanshaw

    November 13, 2018

        Danville is the safest city in California, but has anyone ever thought, “What goes on behind the scenes?”     Many consider Danville to be home of the rich, privileged and ungrateful. While residents of our small town tend to be of a high...

    The police patrol Monte Vista's campus in order to provide supervision in specific areas of Danville. Some students have had undesirable encounters with the officers.

    Seta Salkhi

  • The Rivalry Adds a New Chapter

    The Rivalry Adds a New Chapter

    Anthony Santa Maria, News Editor & Social Media Manager

    November 13, 2018

    One of the most historic high school football rivalries in all of the Bay Area resumed last month, but not without drama. Monte Vista welcomed in cross-town rival, San Ramon Valley, on Oct. 26. The Mustangs entered the game with a seven-win...

    Monte Vista High football player Nate Rutchena (8) is loaded into an ambulance after being injured in the fourth quarter of their football game against San Ramon Valley High in Danville, Calif., on Friday, Oct. 26, 2018. San Ramon Valley High's Jacob Himan (4) was also injured on the play and transported to the hospital. (Doug Duran/Bay Area News Group)

    Bay Area News Group

  • To Spot a Predator

    To Spot a Predator

    Natalie Howard & Nick Whiteaker, Staff Writer & Online Editor

    November 13, 2018

    High school is tough. Especially when it comes to relationships. Self-consciousness, feelings of inferiority, and stress often plague these normal day to day relations. Many teenagers looking for platonic or romantic relationships are now using the app, Spotafri...

    Many profiles similar to this one are present all over the app. The profiles on the app were anonymous. If messaged, users would not have any clue of who they had talked to.

    Natalie Howard

  • Referrals on the rise

    Referrals on the rise

    Ava Hunt, Staff Writer

    November 13, 2018

    Will you be the next victim of receiving a referral? In the spring of 2018, clutter in the locker room prompted new rules to be put in place. Students seemed to rarely lock away their bags. Because of this, the amount of clutter in the locker...

Referrals on the rise

Recent News Stories

Journey of a special needs student: Part 1

Journey of a special needs student: Part 1

November 13, 2018

As students begin high school, new accommodations are available to individuals with disabilities....

The first rule of fight club: Don’t talk about fight club

The first rule of fight club: Don’t talk about fight club

November 13, 2018

“Run!” Underground fighting and boxing groups have been spontaneously emerging week after...

MV Honors Our Nation’s Heroes

MV Honors Our Nation’s Heroes

October 12, 2018

The red, white, and blue were in full-swing as MV football honored our nation’s finest.     Over...

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She ain’t no drag
The secret ingredient to Monte Vista’s success

The secret ingredient to Monte Vista’s success

November 14, 2018

Musty returns with high spirit

Musty returns with high spirit

October 8, 2018

Award-winning scientist enters teaching scene

Award-winning scientist enters teaching scene

October 8, 2018

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New Filipino Rapper Drops a Banger

Recent A&E Stories

Behind the Screams

Behind the Screams

November 13, 2018

The Monte Vista Haunted House dropped jaws across campus yet again. The three-day long event, hosted...

Bye Bye, Big Bang Theory

Bye Bye, Big Bang Theory

October 9, 2018

One of television's most renowned sitcoms goes out with a big bang after 12 successful seasons. The Big...

Crazy Rich Asians: A step towards diversity

Crazy Rich Asians: A step towards diversity

October 3, 2018

  Video courtesy of Warner Bros Pictures and YouTube      Crazy Rich Asians, a bubbly and...

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Poison or paradise?

Recent Op/Ed Stories

Dr. Who?

Dr. Who?

November 15, 2018

Historically, the well known TV show, Doctor Who, has strictly casted a male to play the lead...

Chief Enforces Morals, Cops Hand out Tickets

Chief Enforces Morals, Cops Hand out Tickets

November 13, 2018

    Danville is the safest city in California, but has anyone ever thought, “What goes on behind...

To Spot a Predator

To Spot a Predator

November 13, 2018

High school is tough. Especially when it comes to relationships. Self-consciousness, feelings of inferiority,...

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The Student News Site of Monte Vista High School