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Thankful for Thanksgiving traditions

Thankful for Thanksgiving traditions

November 20, 2013

    Students at Monte Vista have a wide variety of Thanksgiving traditions they look forward to d...

Freshman makes SAT history

Isabella Ordaz, Business Manager

November 14, 2013

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This past spring, freshman Varun Jain scored a perfect 2400 on the infamous standardized test that routinely crushes every kid’s hopes and dreams: the SAT.     Jain took the test during his eighth grade year and the gleaming results came back, with those of thousands of more students, this past summer. Having still been i...

Giving math meaning

Reilly Olson, Staff Writer

November 14, 2013

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Why do we need to know this? This is the age-old question teachers receive no matter what concepts are being taught. However, a new class at MV is changing the way students view the real-world applications of what they’re being tested on.     Algebra 2 in the 21st Century first appeared on the list of schedule possibilitie...

Hospitality Management: A change for real world experience

Ben Ng, Staff Writer

November 14, 2013

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     If you’re interested in working in the culinary world or looking for real world experience, then you may want to consider taking Hospitality Management.      Chef Kelly Joe teaches Culinary Arts with the assistance of two Assistant Managers for each period who take Hospitality Management. Assistant Managers’ (or AMs...

Six tips for juniors

Emmeline Wei, CC Spin Editor

November 14, 2013

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    Juniors be warned— senior year is not as easy as you may think. With college acceptances on the line, next year can easily stress you out. But with these tips, your senior year will run smoothly!       1. Work hard. Your GPA gives colleges their first impression of you; they’ll often weed out those who have...

The new iPhones: everything you need to know

Abi Gilson, News Editor

November 14, 2013

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      Consumers all around the world gathered outside of Apple stores to be the first to get their hands on the new highly-anticipated iPhone 5S or 5C. Speculation on the products’ features had caused a lot of excitement so standards were high. Despite recent negativity after the latest iOS update, the new phones have ...

Special Day Class makes a difference

Raquel Dixon, Staff Writer

November 14, 2013

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     Last year, the Special Day program came back to the Monte Vista campus.      Everyone has their differences, which make people unique, and brings Monte Vista together.      Miss Flack, has done a fantastic job working with the special day students. Miss Flack has made a great effort to have other kids feel we...

New Lunchtime Festivities: Carnivals

Amanda Mileski, Staff Writer

November 14, 2013

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     Starting last year, Monte Vista has been introducing new lunchtime “carnivals” every so often to engage the student body.      The purpose behind these carnivals is to bring together students of all grades to participate in many fun games and activities. Leadership, who puts on these events, wants to give everyon...

New Workday Center

New Workday Center

November 14, 2013

    The new, state-of-the-art Workday Student Center at Monte Vista is undergoing final preparations...

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