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El Mo Honored at 25th Annual Choral Festival

El Mo Honored at 25th Annual Choral Festival

Markus Albihn, Front Page Editor
October 19, 2016
Filed under El Mo News, Feature, Music, Showcase

  On Saturday, October 1st, 2016, four senior members of El Modena Vocal Music, Abigail Burnett, Sydney Metoyer, Cade Scanlon and Keomalu Wilson were selected by Mrs. Solis to be honored at Cal State Fullerton’s 25th Annual Fall Choral Festival.   The students were accompanied by many othe...

Mark Lester: El Modena Alum

Mark Lester: El Modena Alum

Adeline Sims, Music Editor
October 18, 2016
Filed under El Mo News, Feature, Media&Arts, Showcase

  Mark Lester graduated from El Modena in 2007. Since then, Lester has graduated from UCLA and been busy making it big in LA. He has made many short films, commercials, and even started his own production company with his friends.   Mark Lester has not forgotten much about his time at El Mo. Howe...

Milo Ventimiglia: Famous El Mo Alumni

Milo Ventimiglia: Famous El Mo Alumni

Donavyn Suffel, Photographer
October 18, 2016
Filed under El Mo News, Feature, Media&Arts, Showcase

   Milo Ventimiglia, an El Modena alumni has become a very successful actor who can be seen on the current show “This is Us” on NBC.   Milo graduated from El Modena in the year 1995. During his time at El Mo, Ventimiglia was a CIF champion in wrestling, acted in drama productions, and held office...

El Modena Powers Past Foothill

El Modena Powers Past Foothill

Wyatt Terlaak, Staff Writer
October 16, 2016
Filed under El Mo News, Showcase, Sports

El Modena surged past Foothill for the first time since 2009, and built momentum for the upcoming North Hills League with a 28-9 victory. The Vanguards held the Knights to 3 field-goals throughout the game, and used a complimentary blend of power running and passing to pummel down the Foothill defense....

The Nature Center Comes Alive with Death and Life

Meranthy Meza
October 14, 2016
Filed under Editor's Picks, El Mo News, Media&Arts, Showcase

Today El Modena held their very first Art Festival in the Nature Center. The event began at three-thirty and lasted until six-thirty. Several classes visited the event during their respective periods, and each saw something completely unique. Imagine walking into the beautiful, isolated nature center,...

This Week at El Modena

Zach Saldivar, Online Manager
October 13, 2016
Filed under El Mo News

This week, the main event is the upcoming fall festival that is being put on by our Arts department. This festival is Friday October 14th, in the Nature Center, from 3:00 to 6:30. There will be performances by Dance, Choir, Art, and Drama. There is no admission fee, but donations to support the Arts w...

EMTV’s Second Movie Night: Preview

EMTV’s Second Movie Night: Preview

Markus Albihn, Front Editor
October 12, 2016
Filed under El Mo News, Showcase

The Vanguard Media department is hosting their second movie night of this year on Saturday, October 15th at 6:30 P.M. They are showing the 1988 film "Beetlejuice" starring Alec Baldwin, Geena Davis, Jeffrey Jones, Catherine O'Hara, Winona Ryder and Michael Keaton. The film was directed by Tim Burton;...

Happy Homecoming

Happy Homecoming

Miranda Roman, Photographer
October 11, 2016
Filed under El Mo News, Showcase

Strap on your shoes and button up your tux, the very first formal dance of the year is right around the corner! Clear the date, October 22nd located in our El Modena’s gym from 8 p.m. to 11 p.m. It’s a time where searching for the right dress and shoes is spent during all of your free time. Where ...

The Vanguards Dominate Canyon

The Vanguards Dominate Canyon

Wyatt Terlaak, Staff Writer
October 9, 2016
Filed under El Mo News, Showcase, Sports

El Modena spoiled yet another homecoming game Friday night, shutting down Canyon 30-8. The Vanguards were looking for revenge from last year's playoff loss to Canyon, who later went on to win their first CIF Title in 36 years. Coming into the game, El Mo hoped to improve to 5-1 on the season, while...

Fall Festival

Meranthy Meza
October 7, 2016
Filed under El Mo News

Halloween will never die, as can clearly be seen by El Mo’s Fall Festival. Starting on October 31st and lasting till’ November 4th, the visual and performing arts departments unite forces to bring us the very first Fall Festival, a truly special event under the common  theme of Halloween and Dia de...

El Mo vs. Canyon Preview

El Mo vs. Canyon Preview

Bobby Almand, Staff Writer
October 6, 2016
Filed under El Mo News, Feature, Focus, Showcase, Sports

Tomorrow night marks maybe the biggest rivalry of the year for El Modena, the game versus Canyon. And while perhaps the hatred isn’t quite to the level of the Villa Park game, the Canyon game always seems to be a little bit closer in score. Last year was truly a game to behold. The Vanguards overcame...

Pre-Game Promises

Pre-Game Promises

Presley Lozano, Editor-In-Chief
October 6, 2016
Filed under El Mo News, Showcase

The 50th year of El Mo students marks a special Homecoming game, alumni come together to commemorate their school and the 50 years of legacy it has passed on throughout the years.   Before the Homecoming game this October 20th, 2016, alumni such as parents, students, teachers, and proud past...

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