Monta Vista High School

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Average 3.86 based on 5,911 teacher ratings
Monta Vista High School is a public high school located in Cupertino, California and part of Fremont Union High School District. Monta Vista High School is ranked 1,331 in California. Learn More

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Fremont Union High School District

2,343 Students Enrolled
1,157 Male | 1,194 Female
21840 Mcclellan Road Cupertino CA 95014
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He is pretty chill!
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She is an average teacher, very overrated.
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Very laid back teacher, he makes sure everyone knows and understands the lesson before moving on. If you're ever...
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I had him for APES this year. Although he had a family tragedy early in the year, he probably should've taken the...
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When you ask her about a homework assignment she literally always goes on an external tangent and tells you to never...

Skip Mueller

Department Math
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Pre-Calc H Make sure you make friends in that class that can help you, because he's not approachable in terms of...
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don't take art for an easy A, because he'll notice that and it'll be hard to make it up. if you genuinely like art...
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Mr. Catrette was an amazing teacher and made me love literature from my 9th grade Lit class. Our class discussions...
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Honestly I loved this class. Collins relates to Monta Vista kids so much. She may seem intimidating, but she's a...
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Super sweet! She's an old lady, and her classes are kinda boring, but she's a cool teacher
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Bonacorsi is the best, I have him for world studies, and I can say that Carpenter makes the class hard, but Bonacorsi...
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Onodera is okay. Some people really dislike her. Some people are fine with her. She knows what she is talking about...
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Has very specific directions for everything and has favorites. To be a favorite raise your hand for everything!! Even...
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She's the best teacher ever!! She's one of the only teachers I've ever had who actually teaches with the powerpoints...
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Everyone thinks she is a terrible teacher. But she isn't
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Mrs. Chow understands the stress level in Monta Vista and allows you to choose when YOU want to take an exam/quiz....
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At the beginning of the year, she was my dream teacher. She made class fun, yet informative. She was also really...
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This guy is funny as hell. He always tells us funny stories about his time in high school and funny stories about...
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Although she is a good person, is not an effective teacher for Chem H. If you talk with her, you'll find that she's a...
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the people who are defending her are students that she favors, or just her creating bots. For those who seem to be...

Christine Utter

Department English
Former Teacher
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I had Ms. Utter for freshman lit last year and she was an extremely nice teacher. Her comments on essays were very...
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Yo Mr. Schmidt is hella chill. I thought I wouldn't like Marketing but I love that i can just do other work. He's...

Kristopher Asuncion

Department Math
Former Teacher
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I'm a 7th grader at egan, I think Mr. Asuncion's a niceish guy. He just is really uptight and takes it too seriously,...

M McMillion

Department English
Former Teacher
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Best class for world lit. This is the kind of class that is fun and you can chill out in. Getting an A is really easy...
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I had Mr. Hoffman last year for World Core. It was great! If you have him, you don't need to study. His lectures were...
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My favorite teacher by far. He really cares about his students and class.

Jeff Trevarthen

Department Science
Former Teacher
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I have to say this guy is very smart in that he is earning teacher's salary (through tenure) and all the benefits he...
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I had her for Alg 2/Trig last year, and her tests are reasonable as long as you study the reviews well. Her classes...
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If you need help, he'll take the time to help you. The curve is pretty small but a lot of people get As anyway. Best...
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Nava, what a cool name! She is Hella chill, and she's cool with helping you out until you understand something. I am...
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Can you at least make your class slightly more fun?

Jon Stark

Department Math
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No idea why he chose to teach math. He spends a good half of the class on the music or how many days are left. He...
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Mr. Clarke is the best teacher I've ever had for Lit. I had him for World Core this year and I definitely improved my...
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Great and understanding teacher and case manager.

Jasmine Chen

Department Languages
Former Teacher
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way too egostical. she always tells us about how pretty she is and how good of a teacher she is. really she =...
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Mrs. Belshe is a great teacher who truly knows her content and cares about history. She loves her students and...

Lori Graham

Department Performing Arts
Former Teacher
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She had in mind that not everyone in her dance class was actually interested in dance, so that was real considerate...
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Mrs.Otto was a great teacher. In the beginning, it can be a little hard especially getting used to her testing style...

Sushma Bana

Department Math
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To the parent who submitted the rating below - You have to be a student in Ms Bana's class to know how good she is as...
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Recktenwald is a really cool guy and doesn't deserve everyone's hate. His jokes are corny ya, but at least he cares...
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Probably one of the chillest teachers ever. He doesn't make you do unnecessary worksheets or anything, but actually...

Matt Brashears

Department English
Former Teacher
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Brashears was the coolest teacher at mv. It's a shame that he left though :(
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She is so kind and caring. You won't fail unless you are a super slacker.Made my freshman year decent. Always...
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Dude is a beast. I like how he refers to his kids as "angry little people."

Jeff Payne

Department Math
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He's such a nice teacher, and if you don't understand what he asks in class, you can always go in during tutorial,...
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She taught me how to check the scene and ask people if they are okay. :)
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I had Hajjarian for bio and I learned so much from him! He's really nice and understanding, and even has this thing...
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Juniors are roasting me for telling them that "If they have Gupta, theyre bueno". I didn't say she was easy. If you...
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She was nice and funny as a person, but her teaching? Meh... She grades quality over quantity, for starters, and if...

Jodi Johnson

Department Art
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She plays favorites, but other than that she's pretty good. she's willing to extend deadlines and such. oh and make...
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Madame is the most understanding teacher you will ever have! Her goal is always to improve her students' abilities...
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The best teacher at Monta Vista. Her class will show no mercy to slackers. But if you have good work ethic and read...
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One of the greatest teachers as she truly dedicates her time to it, helping students. She is hard but may be tough on...
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I had her for HAmLit last year. She's one of the sweetest and nicest people I've ever met and her class was...
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She is very nice but knows absolutely nothing about chemistry. She prefers to make the students do all the learning...

Joe Kim

Department Math
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Fun teacher, and very entertaining during class time. If you want to do well and beat the curve do extra practice...
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Mr. Carpenter is a great guy, and his stories are hilarious! If you have him for Hamlit, make sure to do your...
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I had him for Geometry last year and let me just say how great of a class it was. I really struggled in the first 2...
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Yeah its true she all nice but its like sugar-frosting. She does her work like writing recommendation letter and...
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One time, I needed to ask her something, so I walked to her desk, but she was already talking to someone. I waited...
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Never available - always leaves ambiguous notes on the door, like "Be back in 10 minutes" or something equally...

Nora Beamon

Department Math
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Easiest math class ever for II/Trig. Best math teacher at MV tho granted I have Koch this year :/ Anyways, her class...
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Let me just say this, I LOVE ZHANG LAO SHI! I had Mrs. Chang for two years (freshman and sophomore year) and Chinese...

Terry Yu

Department Math
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Pretty good teacher. He is energetic and is willing to teach students. But he quit, so I'm pretty sad.
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His new flipped classroom style is not very helpful. If videos are just replacing lectures and in-class concepts,...
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he's soo rude! so dont take it personally if his extremely bad attitude explodes on you
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Theres no denying she knows her stuff, but the class is waaayyyy too much work for a non-honors myth class with...
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Mrs. Ju is a very energetic, easy to talk to, and easy going teacher. She plays favorites but she gives everybody an...
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I was a student but it was more than 20 years ago. April Scott was one of the VERY FEW decent teacher in Monta Vista,...

Melinda Gaul

Department Math
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So far I really enjoy her class and find it a real fun place to be. Overall the class is easy as long as you...
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A lot of busy work but the work is sooooooo easy! Should be an easy A
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Smol sensei is usually kind, but can be super mean at times. I had a senior friend who went to her for a referral...
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Follow his instructions do your work and youll get an A. He's an okay teacher but a good person. Stay on his good...
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Very helpful teacher! She truly cares about her students and really wants them to do amazing in french! She's willing...
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p good nice guy but means business sometimes lol
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She doesn't teach in class and she grades very slow. She expect you participate in class but doesn't always ask...
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Probably one of the worst teachers I've ever had. If I were to be honest, she has a good personality and will try to...
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Ms D'Epiro(now Summers) is one of the sweetest people you'll ever encounter in your life and she is the cutest person...
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Thomas is a god
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Mr. Jones is a great person. He's chill, nice to his students, and just a cool guy in general. It would be perfect if...

Jonathan Fey

Department Music
Former Teacher
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He tries but he has problems...cares too much about "proper behavior" and professionalism rather than making stuff...
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Pelkey knows what he's talking about, but damn he's too fast and doesn't convey it well to students. The class is...
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Mr. A is definitely passionate about music and the music program in Monta Vista, and I respect him because of that....
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best spanish teacher of all time. Her tests are either easy or hard and u should study. if you want an A, YOU HAVE TO...

Jennifer Balgie

Department Math
Former Teacher
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And Ps. she quit that job for something better. Not that it matters now but get your facts straight.
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Super pretty, nice, and sweet. All of my friends are jealous that I have her because she is super chill and really...
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He is a great teacher very helpful but the ONLY problem is that he is TOO funny and that sometimes that cuts away...
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At the start, you may have some difficulty adjusting since she's one of the few Spanish teachers who actually teaches...
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Mr. Shimazaki is by far the best lit teacher at MV. He is super nice and relaxed. He has "quotes quizes" where you...
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I know it should be a fact that every teacher actually teaches........................but nope. However, Sra Fortuna...
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So. she's not easy. I am planning to major in bio and did poorly on the first test because of some issues i had at...
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So easy. Just make sure you actually put some effort and it'll be an easy A. She is actually the best and as the year...
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worst teacher i've ever had in my life. doesn't know what she's doing. off topic every day and does not really teach.

John Conlin

Department Math
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Mr. Conlin has a very distinct teaching and grading style - so the way to success revolves around adapting to what he...
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Ms. Lam always has her door open for student to drop by and ask questions or share concerns. She is extremely...

Christopher Chiang

Department Social Studies
Former Teacher
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Most inspirational teacher I've ever had by far. He taught me much more than what was in the material, but also who I...
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I'd say Mrs. Corso is a great teacher, but you'll hate at some point because of your grade. She grades moderately...

Ron Freeman

Department Physical Education
Former Teacher
115 ratings
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RIP - Aquatic center is named after him
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