• March 14Hundreds of El Mo students "lie in" for 17 minutes

  • March 14Renowned physicist, Stephen Hawking passes

  • March 11'Black Panther' surpasses $1 billion in global box office

  • February 4Eagles edge out Patriots to win Super Bowl LII

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Heroes Around Me

Scarlett Adams, Bulletin Editor

December 6, 2018


Filed under Humans of El Modena (HOEM), Media&Arts

“Heroes Around Me” The Reflections Awards Recipients   Every year, the National PTA puts on the Reflections program, which is a lighthearted art competition for students to showcase their talents and abilities. With the six different categories, Dance Choreography, Film, Literature, Music, Photo...

A Day in the Life of A Football Player

A Day in the Life of A Football Player

Casey Burgueno, Staff Writer

October 24, 2018


Filed under Humans of El Modena (HOEM), Sports

Before every big game, the El Modena football team is prepped and pampered. The team starts by going to room 406 to rest during 4th period. After that, the boys go to the cafeteria, where the lovely mothers of El Modena prepare food for them. Once their bellies are full, there’s clean-up and run thro...

The Hate U Give

Casey Burgueno, Staff Writer

October 18, 2018


Filed under Feature, Humans of El Modena (HOEM)

    The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas is a book about a young girl who witnessed her childhood friend get shot by a caucasian cop for no reason. After this terrible incident, she is drawn to activism and takes a stand against this unjustly act. Throughout the book, the reader will see Starr...

The Leonard Legacy

Casey Burgueno, Staff Writer

October 18, 2018


Filed under Feature, Humans of El Modena (HOEM), Sports

The man, the myth, the legend: Tom Leonard. The sophomore varsity tight end has been chosen to be this months ‘Stud of the Month’. Freshman year, Leonard played very well during freshman football and has grown to be a varsity player in just his second year here at El Mo.        Football takes...

Freshman playing for JV/Varsity

Freshman playing for JV/Varsity

Casey Burgueno, Staff Writer

September 13, 2018


Filed under Humans of El Modena (HOEM), Sports

High school football is a very serious and competitive sport. In a interview with freshman Jackson Keays he shares his experience as he plays quarterback for the  JV/Varsity team saying “It's really fun but it's also really challenging. There's a lot expected of us.”   With every football ga...

Interview with the Football Captain

Casey Burgueno, Staff Writer

September 7, 2018


Filed under Humans of El Modena (HOEM)

Frontline: What’re some of your hopes for the season?   Colin Keefe: Some of my hopes for this season are to be successful, win league, and make it to playoffs   FL: What are your keys to success?   CK: My keys to success are hard work and the coaches here at El Mo  ...

Line Up For Emily’s Really Good Art

Line Up For Emily’s Really Good Art

Colby Hurdle, Staff Writer

May 28, 2018


Filed under Editor's Picks, Humans of El Modena (HOEM), Media&Arts, Photo Gallery, Uncategorized

   Alongside the bands Double Dragg, Chump Change, The Brix, Sidewalk Chumps, and a faculty band set to perform at El Mo Jam on May 18, artists including junior, Emily Garcia are vending their crafts.   Garcia, although not certain of pricing, will sell inexpensive printed copies of her linework ill...

It’s ShoTime

It’s ShoTime

Colby Hurdle, Staff Writer

May 28, 2018


Filed under Humans of El Modena (HOEM), Showcase, Sports

   Thirty years ago, girlfriend Ruth Viramontes and boyfriend Rene Gutierrez graduated as track and cross country athletes from El Modena’s class of 1988.       The high school sweethearts married and had their first son, Sam Gutierrez, a football and baseball graduate from El Mo’s class o...

Style is Culture: Vietnamese

Style is Culture: Vietnamese

Sophia Pracilio, Feature Editor

May 10, 2018


Filed under Feature, Humans of El Modena (HOEM), Showcase, Style

Junior Nicole Do, a Vietnamese student at El Modena, embraces her culture with her sense of style. She loves wearing traditional garments such as the Ao Dai during Tet-- Lunar New Year-- and other family functions. “I like to embody the season of the culture, but I don’t wear it to school, ” Do ...

Style is Culture with Joseph Maglipon

Toni Hernandez, Staff Writer

May 10, 2018


Filed under Humans of El Modena (HOEM), Uncategorized

Joseph Maglipon, junior, is very well known for having some of the best outfits on campus, but from where does he get all his inspiration? After an interview with the man himself we found out he gets influence from Filipino culture as well as other Asian cultures. Maglipon is so immersed in the fashion...

Track and Field Recap

Track and Field Recap

Abby Capra, Staff Writer

May 9, 2018


Filed under Humans of El Modena (HOEM), Showcase, Sports, Uncategorized

 Track and Field is a spring sport on campus, with about 174 students on the team and in the program. Girls varsity had a league record of 0-3, jv had a record of 1-2, and frosh/soph had a record of 2-1.   Boys varsity went 3-0 and earned the title of league champs for the second year in a row...

Walk Out, Lie In

Walk Out, Lie In

Colby Hurdle, Staff Writer

April 19, 2018


Filed under El Mo News, Humans of El Modena (HOEM), Showcase

  At 10:00 AM on March 14, 2018, El Modena students left their second period classes and participated in the National School Walk-out.    An act directly motivated by the students of Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, whom survived a school shooting one month prior, th...

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