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Less time and fewer questions: SAT moves to an online format

Less time and fewer questions: SAT moves to an online format

Gavin Lin February 11, 2022

On Jan. 25, the College Board announced that the SAT will be moving completely online starting in 2024. The three hour exam will be condensed into two hours, and reading passages will be shortened. The...

Senior Stress Levels

Senior Stress Levels

Kaitlyn Knopf October 22, 2021

As college application season is in full swing, we checked in with seniors to see how they were feeling! Senior Samantha Hamilton Senior Cameron Wang Senior Michelle...

Upperclassmen reflect on grading changes, college admissions and social cancellations

Upperclassmen reflect on grading changes, college admissions and social cancellations

Julia Wagner April 27, 2020

Changes in grading policy The cancellation of almost every school activity, social event and celebration has forced students to end their 2020 school year without the aspects of school that excite...

Dorms of 2015 Graduates

Dorms of 2015 Graduates

Shayda Dehnow September 14, 2015

As September joins us for another year, our college-bound members of the class of 2015 settle into their new homes: dorms. From Seattle to Nashville, and even to Montreal, MVHS ‘15 alumni share with...

College prep advice from a high school senior

College prep advice from a high school senior

Emily Porat May 16, 2015

Upon reflecting on my time at Mountain View High School, there are very few things I regret. I’ve grown as a person, made new friends, and learned a lot. However, as the first child in my family to go...

College Detrimental: Just because its confidential doesnt mean its true

College Detrimental: Just because it’s confidential doesn’t mean it’s true

Viet Nguyen November 8, 2012

We are now officially in the season of college applications. As seniors frantically scramble to finalize their letters of recommendations and cram the last profound, perspective-changing epiphany into...

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