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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...

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...

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