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Webinar news brief: return plan concepts, cohorts

Webinar news brief: return plan concepts, cohorts

Abby Porter November 20, 2020

Wednesday morning, the district outlined plans for another semester of modified learning in a webinar for students and parents. The webinar was hosted by Superintendent Dr. Nellie Meyer and featured multiple...

Episode two: distance learning roundtable

Episode two: distance learning roundtable

Abby Porter November 13, 2020

https://anchor.fm/oracles-forums/episodes/Episode-2-Distance-Learning-Roundtable-em7jjr

Teen health van offers COVID testing to MVLA students and families

Teen health van offers COVID testing to MVLA students and families

Abby Porter November 12, 2020

The Stanford Children’s Health Teen Van is celebrating 25 years of providing support to bay area teenagers. Providing anything from sports physicals to mental health support, the van services students...

Student steps up to print 3D face shields for medical workers

Student steps up to print 3D face shields for medical workers

Abby Porter May 2, 2020

For senior Marcus Hurt, it was hard not to be informed about the reality of the COVID-19 outbreaks across the country.  “Over half my family right now is either working at a hospital or is a...

District teachers and parents work to supply students with food from home

District teachers and parents work to supply students with food from home

Abby Porter April 15, 2020

The MVLA district teachers association along with the PTSA have worked over the last three weeks to provide meal services to over 100 families who identified needing support through Pasta Market meal...

Run, hide, defend drill prepares school for active shooter situation

Run, hide, defend drill prepares school for active shooter situation

Abby Porter November 19, 2019

On Monday morning, students and staff locked down classrooms, barricaded doors, and considered plans of exit from school as part of the run, hide, defend drill.  Teachers presented a powerpoint...

Taken during a High School Football game between the Fremont Firebirds and Mountain View Spartans on 10/18/2019

CCS Wrapup: Cross Country and Football

Abby Porter November 18, 2019

The boy's varsity cross country team takes off during the CCS championship on Saturday. Courtesy of Craig Blockus Over the weekend, both Varsity football and boys and girls varsity cross country participated...

Quiñones finds solace in running

Quiñones finds solace in running

Abby Porter February 27, 2019

As she stood on the starting line, amidst experienced runners, Spanish teacher Cecilia Quiñones thought only of her sister, Fresia. When the pistol went off, she began her first marathon, a seven-hour...

First Acceptance Rally seeks to feature unique student personalities

First Acceptance Rally seeks to feature unique student personalities

Abby Porter February 7, 2019

The Associated Student Body Rally and Spirit Committee is scheduled to hold its first Acceptance Rally Friday Feb. 8, featuring a range of dance and singing performances and speeches.  Committee...

Popular “confessions” Instagram accounts raise cyberbullying concerns

Popular “confessions” Instagram accounts raise cyberbullying concerns

Abby Porter February 1, 2019

The creation of MVHS “confessions” Instagram accounts last week, one of which gained about 650 followers, raised student-wide and administrative concern over online bullying and slander. The accounts,...

Young playwrights take the stage

Young playwrights take the stage

Abby Porter February 7, 2018

Friends, family, students, and staff gathered to watch a series of short plays written and performed by Acting 2 and 3 students as part of the Young Playwrights Project on Friday, Feb. 2. Drama teacher...

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