The student news site of El Modena High School


The student news site of El Modena High School


The student news site of El Modena High School


El Mo News

Hygiene Drive

November 17, 2022

Evelyn Rosas Staff writer    Our school is hosting a hygiene drive through all of November. The products being donated will be sent out to the OC Rescue Mission, an institution who provides help...

Gratitude Through El Modena

Gratitude Through El Modena

Grace Russell, Social Media/Website Manager November 17, 2022

   El Modena gives us many reasons to be grateful. Not only do the students here make it a fun four years, but the events, programs, clubs, and sports are what also bring the school to life. Without...

International Week

Fernando Morales, Staff Writer November 17, 2022

International week is a week to celebrate all the different nations that represents the students at El Modena, which was held between October 31st to November 4th. On that Monday, VSA played some games...

Friends & Flicks

Hailey Kay Peterson, Arts & Entertainment Editor November 1, 2022

As this school year has begun, we have been seeing something occur on campus that has been absent for a while: movie nights! What used to be a norm for El Modena High School has finally come back. ...

Frontline Thrift Shop, Round Two

Daniel Barragan, Op/Ed October 31, 2022

   Autumn has officially started, which means fall fashion is a necessity. And what better place to get your next fall fit than Frontline’s very own thrift store?    On Friday 7th, Vanguards...

Soaking Up a Moment

Grace Russell, Social Media and Website Manager September 29, 2022

   After a satisfying win for our first home game of the year, the seniors woke up bright and early to catch the sunrise at 5:45 AM for their senior sunrise hosted by the senior class. Friends gathered...

Club Rush Revamped

Rafael Buenviaje, Staff Writer September 29, 2022

   The school bell rings, signaling the start of lunch. Students pour into the grassy area between the 400 and 500 buildings as club board members eagerly await them. Tables and booths are set up as...

New Year, New Faces

Eleanor Tjoa, Alexander Hamidi, Fringe Editor, Copy Editor September 29, 2022

   Ms. Cox: Math II and Honors Pre-Calc.    Mr. Nuno: Director of Bands.    Mrs. Cao: Math II and Math III.    Mr. Van Camp: Special-Education.    Mr. Shepherd: Assistant Principal

Blood Drive

Blood Drive

Brendan Tran and September 29, 2022

The El Modena Red Cross Blood Drive returned after a two-year hiatus due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The event started on September 16, 2022, from eight in the morning to two in the afternoon. Adults got...

Walk for the Cure

Brandon Tran, Copy Editor September 29, 2022

 Breast cancer is a disease that is found in both men and women, but mainly associated with  women. Every year, El Modena’s Women’s League encourages all students to participate in a walk in order...

Grad Night 2022

Jimena Ramirez, Staff Writer June 3, 2022

 Grad night is a way for seniors to celebrate graduating high school. They had challenging and stressful years, but were able to thrive through it all. Some of our vanguards even got scholarships to amazing...


Finn Drageset, Fringe Editor June 3, 2022

An honored El Modena tradition lost to us during covid is returning this 2021-2022 school year. Elmo Jam, organized by EMTV, is taking place this May 27th at ElMo in and around the amphitheater.    This...

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