The student news site of Los Altos High School in Los Altos, California

The Talon

The student news site of Los Altos High School in Los Altos, California

The Talon

The student news site of Los Altos High School in Los Altos, California

The Talon

The MVLA District Board approved Mountain View High School’s proposal to offer four new courses in the next school year. These classes are all in alignment with the MVLA District plan to expand Career Technical Education (CTE) offerings.
New courses approved at Mountain View High for next school year
By Rebekah Park, Staff Writer | November 27, 2022

Mountain View High School students can expect to see a larger variety of courses in the next school year, as the Mountain View–Los Altos Board of Trustees approved the new classes Business Management,...

Caleb Chen: Homecoming Top 20
Caleb Chen: Homecoming Top 20
By Nathaniel Joffe, Senior Writer | October 26, 2022

Junior Sophia Kurisu dribbles a soccer ball across the field during a game for the Mountain View-Los Altos soccer team. Last summer, Sophia joined the NorCal Premier team, which won the Gothia Cup U-17 division.
Sophia Kurisu on how to love the game
By Audrey Tsai, Arts & Culture Editor | November 17, 2022

It started like a bad joke: What does an airport bomb threat, missing a layover in France and eating canned fish for dinner have in common? Los Altos High School soccer player and junior Sophia Kurisu...

In “She-Hulk: Attorney at Law,” Jennifer Walters gains hulking abilities, forcing her into new struggles to balance her femininity and career.
She-rocks or She-sucks: A Review of “She-Hulk: An Attorney at Law”
By Nayeon Kim | October 27, 2022

Disclaimer: Minor spoilers for the series “She-Hulk: An Attorney at Law” pulls no punches. As one of the many TV shows that aired on...

Opinion: The “bad blood” between Swifties and Ticketmaster all comes down to an unchecked monopoly
Opinion: The “bad blood” between Swifties and Ticketmaster all comes down to an unchecked monopoly
By Audrey Zhu, Opinions Editor | November 24, 2022
Rebekahs Records: Guide to becoming a K-pop idol
Rebekah's Records: Guide to becoming a K-pop idol
By Rebekah Park, Staff Writer | November 15, 2022
The Cost of an Easy A
The Cost of an Easy A
By Naomi Ichiriu, Staff Writer | October 20, 2022
Five out of the six Board candidates are pictured during the Board candidate forum. The Talon endorses Thida Cornes, Eric Mark and Esmeralda
Ortiz fot the three open Board slots.
Editorial: Cornes, Mark and Ortiz for MVLA Board
By The Editorial Board | October 15, 2022

As the Mountain View–Los Altos school community is recovering from the impacts of remote learning, students face a legion of struggles ranging...

The Biden administration announced yesterday that it will end its free COVID-19 at-home test distribution program.
Government to end free COVID-19 test distribution
By Matthew Kim, News Editor | August 29, 2022
The CDC modified a range of COVID-19 guidelines, from social distancing to contract tracing.
CDC loosens COVID-19 restrictions
By Matthew Kim and Dia Hemanth | August 11, 2022
Rebekahs Records: Guide to becoming a K-pop idol
Rebekah's Records: Guide to becoming a K-pop idol
By Rebekah Park, Staff Writer | November 15, 2022

To be a Korean Pop Idol, there are three simple rules to follow:  Be skinny  Be conventionally attractive Be innocent and pure  If...

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