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This Week at El Modena

Zach Saldivar, Online Manager
October 5, 2016
Filed under El Mo News

Just a few weeks ago, El Modena’s Model U.N. team went to their first caucus at Santa Margarita High. This team is brand new, and had never been to a Model U.N. Caucus. They were placed in the not freshman category, as they are new, but not freshman. There is a new student coming to El Modena, that...

The Beginning Of M.U.N.

The Beginning Of M.U.N.

Melissa Rodriguez, Staff Writer
October 3, 2016
Filed under El Mo News, Showcase, Uncategorized

It was 8A.M. on September 24th. El Modena's brand new Model U.N. team was heading off to Santa Margarita Catholic High School for their very first caucus. Representing Zimbabwae and Vanuatu, the team was placed in the Not Freshman category; a category for those new to Model U.N. but were not freshmen. T...

El Modena Rolls On

El Modena Rolls On

Wyatt Terlaak, Staff Writer
October 2, 2016
Filed under El Mo News, Showcase, Sports

Last Friday, El Modena was victorious once again, spoiling Yorba Linda's perfect season with a 42-21 win. Coming into the game, the Vanguards were once again predicted to lose. This has become a running theme throughout this season, but a role that El Mo seems to enjoy. Playing as an underdog gives...

Another Victory for El Modena

Another Victory for El Modena

Luisa Lopez, Fringe Editor
September 29, 2016
Filed under El Mo News, Feature

Not just another football victory this time a school wide victory. El Modena has many activities going on right now. As September comes to an end, and October rolls in, so does breast cancer awareness month. For the past 7 years, girls league has made it a tradition to walk one mile throughout the...

A Day That Changed The World

A Day That Changed The World

Bobby Almand, Staff Writer
September 29, 2016
Filed under El Mo News, Feature, Focus, Showcase, Sports

    In case you haven't watched TV since Saturday or you've been living under a rock for the last week or so, you probably don’t know everything that went down on Sunday. If you haven’t, you saw history unfold multiple times in a very short period. But in case you are one of those...

Forever Flowers

Natalia Huanosto, Op/Ed Editor
September 28, 2016
Filed under El Mo News

  Homecoming is arriving upon us very soon. Many have a hard time on forming ideas of asking a certain somebody to this traditional dance. El Modena’s Marching Band and Color Guard have made this challenge a bit easier on those who are asking. The two programs are having a fundraiser...

This week at El Modena

Zach Saldivar, Online Manager
September 28, 2016
Filed under El Mo News

Homecoming: Homecoming will be Saturday October 22nd, and the Homecoming game will be Friday October 21st. The court members are Bobby Laviguer, Dillon Keefe, Frankie Islas, Nick DeWitt, Zamir Galindo, Ashley Esparza, Sydney Carr, Presley Lozano, Kara Perkins, and Abi Perez. School Activities: Our school Dr...

The Man in the Cart

Bobby Almand, Staff Writer
September 22, 2016
Filed under El Mo News, Feature, Humans of El Modena (HOEM), Showcase

   Most people know him simply as Mua. He is a security guard at El Mo, but there's more than meets the eye. He's a genuine guy with a big heart who can't possibly imagine doing anything other than the job he loves, surrounded by the people that he loves, but like with everyone, Mua has a back sto...

The Vanguards Stay Perfect

The Vanguards Stay Perfect

Wyatt Terlaak, Staff Writer
September 18, 2016
Filed under El Mo News, Showcase, Sports

Apparently, the theme of nail-biting finishes for El Modena will remain constant throughout the season. The Vanguards went into Friday's game the underdog once again. Fullerton was undefeated, having beaten Bellflower and Laguna Hills in previous weeks. El Mo was without a loss as well, with wins...

It’s A Major Deal: Drum Majors

It’s A Major Deal: Drum Majors

Natalia Huanosto, Op/Editor
September 16, 2016
Filed under El Mo News, Showcase

Frontline: What are your responsibilities as drum major? Mayra Barojas: Taking the band through warm-up exercises. Keeping up the tempo during performances so  everyone is on time.Overall, making sure everyone is listening to what Mr. G says and having a good time. Matthew Ayala: Well, my job ...

Change around the Campus

Samantha Venegas, Media and Arts Editor
September 15, 2016
Filed under El Mo News, Focus

Coming back to school this year a few notable changes were scattered throughout the campus, one of the changes being the redesign of the library.   Before the library had undergone the renovation the rear of the library served as a place for students to study or sit and eat lunch with friends. ...

A Real Insight on Rowdy Rooters

A Real Insight on Rowdy Rooters

Presley Lozano, Editor in Cheif
September 15, 2016
Filed under El Mo News, Showcase

The student section of El Modena has long been named "Rowdy Rooters," and have devoted themselves to attending most every game with full-blown attire and liveliness. Perhaps other schools have attempted to adopt this title as their own like Sonora's Rowdy Raiders, or Villa Park's Blue Crew, but El Mo...

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