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Running Through The Hills With Coach Hicks

Running Through The Hills With Coach Hicks

Angel De Rosas, Sports Editor
September 14, 2016
Filed under El Mo News, Showcase, Sports

The cross Country team has a new Co head coach this year and he is sure to make a huge impact on his team. This year the team is looking at two head coaches, coach Imfeld and coach Hicks, who split the responsibilities and management of the team. Coach Imfeld is responsible for planning the daily runs...

District-Wide SAT School Day

District-Wide SAT School Day

Scarlet Edwards, Copy/Style Editor
September 13, 2016
Filed under El Mo News, Showcase

  As of June 30, 2016, the Orange Unified School District has decided to pay for every high school student to take either the SAT or PSAT this school year. October 19 has been deemed SAT school day for all high schools district-wide.     Seniors will be taking the SAT, and freshmen, sophomores, ...

Stud of the Month: Kevin Nguyen

Stud of the Month: Kevin Nguyen

Markus Albihn, Front Page Editor
September 13, 2016
Filed under El Mo News, Feature, Showcase

   Senior Kevin Nguyen is dedicated to his lifestyle as a student. He has a rigorous class schedule consisting of four Advanced Placement classes (Calculus AB, Environmental Science, Literature and Psychology).   Along with these demanding courses, He is an involved member in El Modena Televisio...

SkoolLive Kiosks

SkoolLive Kiosks

Clarissa Covarrubias, Online Manager
September 12, 2016
Filed under El Mo News, Showcase

Many new improvements have been made all around the El Modena campus. Take the new SkoolLive Kiosks for example. The kiosks are used as a digital bulletin board to help connect students with the capabilities of using technology. These 60-inch, high-definition, and touch-sensitive digital notice boards...

Frosh/Soph Water Polo Places in Weekend Tournament

Frosh/Soph Water Polo Places in Weekend Tournament

Angel De Rosas, Sports Editor
September 12, 2016
Filed under El Mo News, Showcase, Sports

This weekend the El Modena boys Water Polo team competed in the Inaugural tournament and the Frosh/Soph team Fell short of 2nd place overall. Friday September 9 and Saturday September 10, the El Modena Water Polo team competed against 5 other schools, 2 on Friday and 3 on Saturday. The Vanguards swept...

Another Nail-Biter For El Modena

Another Nail-Biter For El Modena

Wyatt Terlaak, Staff Writer
September 11, 2016
Filed under El Mo News, Sports

The Vanguards had another crazy finish Thursday night against Kennedy at Handel Stadium. Going into the game, El Modena was predicted to lose to Kennedy. In fact, Elmo was down 14-7 during half-time. The game began to pick up directly after the half, though, with the Vanguards scoring immediately...

college footballs key players

college footballs key players

Bobby Almand, Staff Writer
September 8, 2016
Filed under El Mo News, Feature, Focus, FrontlineFeed, Sports

   With the start of the college football season, it's time to begin to recognize teams for the final four playoff in January. As with last year and the year before the four top teams in the nation will play a bracket system playoff to determine the best team in the U.S.   All eyes will be on th...

Fundraising for Megan Schneider

Fundraising for Megan Schneider

Scarlet Edwards, Copy/Style Editor
September 7, 2016
Filed under El Mo News, Showcase

  Meet Megan Schneider, a remarkable twenty-six year old woman, who, even suffering from many disabilities, still manages to make the most of her life and stay positive.     Schnieder was born prematurely at 23.5 weeks, weighing 1.5lbs and measuring to eleven inches. Doctors didn’...

Finally Celebrating Fifty?

Finally Celebrating Fifty?

Presley Lozano, Editor in Chief, Focus Editor
September 7, 2016
Filed under El Mo News, Showcase

Between the last two years, the 50th Year Anniversary at El Modena raises questions among the campus. El Modena has been an established school since 1966. This makes the most recent school year, of 2015-2016, the mark of the 50th Anniversary of the opening of the school. But, because the year El Moden...

El Modena Sports Back in Action

El Modena Sports Back in Action

Angel De Rosas, Sports Editor
September 7, 2016
Filed under El Mo News, Sports

This week our El Modena athletes are suiting up to take on the competition that lies ahead. Girls Volleyball has a home game on Wednesday September 6 against Loara High school with Frosh/Soph starting at 3:15, JV at 4:30, and Varsity at 5:45. The Volleyball team has momentum heading into their match...

Making Memories

Making Memories

Miranda Roman, Photographer
September 6, 2016
Filed under El Mo News, Humans of El Modena (HOEM), Showcase

Coming into high school, some may have expectations for how it all might turn out. Starting off as a freshman, looking forward to making new friends, and getting involved with the school is what most hope to be like, but the second it comes around it’s a better idea to them to stay low from any upperclassmen...

When Procrastination Strikes

When Procrastination Strikes

Melissa Rodriguez
September 6, 2016
Filed under El Mo News, FrontlineFeed

The return of school also means the return of our deadly enemy: Procrastination. To some, procrastination is seen as the worst thing that can happen to a student, but to others it is a blessing. Procrastination distracts us from putting our full effort into an assingment. It does not allow us to...

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