The Mountain View High School Oracle is an independent, nonpartisan student newspaper that strives to serve the MVHS community with professional, well-rounded coverage, while adhering to the highest journalistic and ethical standards. Our purpose is to critique, to entertain, and to provide a forum for discussion by giving students a clear and honest voice. Furthermore, we strive to represent Mountain View High School’s diversity in our content and staff. The Oracle believes in voicing opinions, raising questions and provoking thought as we inquire on behalf of the student body. Lastly, we aspire to create unity in both the school and the surrounding community by recognizing achievements and raising awareness.