Monta Vista High School

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Monta Vista High School
Monta Vista High School Logo.jpg
21840 McClellan Road


United States
Coordinates37°18′52″N 122°03′24″W / 37.3145°N 122.0567°W / 37.3145; -122.0567Coordinates: 37°18′52″N 122°03′24″W / 37.3145°N 122.0567°W / 37.3145; -122.0567
TypePublic secondary school
School districtFremont Union High School District
PrincipalBen Clausnitzer
Enrollment2,193[1] (2019-20)
Color(s)Purple and gold
Athletics conferenceSanta Clara Valley Athletic League
NewspaperEl Estoque[2]
YearbookEl Valedor
Monta Vista High School main entrance

Monta Vista High School is a four-year public high school located in the Silicon Valley city of Cupertino, California, US. Part of the Fremont Union High School District, the school serves most of the suburban residential and industrial technology enriched area of western Cupertino. In 2016, Monta Vista was ranked by Newsweek as the 18th best high school in the United States.[3]


Monta Vista High opened in 1969.[4]

In 2014, a new field, track, and stadium were built along with a new student union and newly renovated cafeteria and six classrooms.[5]

On October 27th, a student named Ethan Justin Wong was riding his bike to the school when a haul truck hit the vehicle ultimately killing him. [6]

Notable alumni[edit]


  1. ^ a b "Monte Vista High". National Center for Education Statistics. Retrieved May 24, 2021.
  2. ^ "El Estoque – The Student News Site of Monta Vista High School". Retrieved September 12, 2018.
  3. ^ "Newsweek Ranking; overview". Newsweek. Retrieved May 14, 2017.
  4. ^ "School Profile". Monta Vista High School. Retrieved March 17, 2019.
  5. ^ Mak, Rhonda. "Meet the new building". Retrieved September 12, 2018.
  6. ^ Wilson, Matthew. "Cupertino still looking for answers after fatal traffic collision". The Mercury News.
  7. ^ "Cloudflare, in its IPO filing, thanks a third co-founder: Lee Holloway". TechCrunch. Retrieved October 14, 2019.
  8. ^ "Johnson to retire at end of season". August 23, 2002. Retrieved September 12, 2018.
  9. ^ O'Brien, Matt. "White House taps Silicon Valley's DJ Patil as data chief". Silicon Beat. Retrieved October 13, 2015.

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