Heroes Around Me

Scarlett Adams, Bulletin Editor

December 6, 2018

“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...

West Side Remake

West Side Remake

Toni Hernandez, Staff Writer

February 16, 2018

In recent years the big trend within the movie industry has been remakes. It seems that remakes of classic productions, animation or musicals, are being recreated and sent to the big screen once again. Most would think that the audiences are growing sick and tired of the repetitive recreations, but not...

Ballin’ On a Budget

Ballin' On a Budget

Keegan Lamb, Style Editor

November 13, 2017

   Senior Elaine Morales is currently involved in PAL, AP Lit, and AP Spanish Lit and Culture. She is also the president of the Xicana Feminist club which holds meetings every other Thursday. In her free time, Morales enjoys painting and making jewelry to customize her outfits by making a matching...

From Calculus to Choreography

First place winners at the fifth annual Dancing with the Teacher after their victory

Ashley Ramynke, Feature Editor

December 10, 2016

For weeks the El Modena campus was covered in a plethora of everything from flyers to pins to advertise the fifth annual Dancing with the Teachers, with the suspenseful tagline of, “Who will win?” We can now proclaim that calculus teacher Ms. Lissner alongside Megan Formanowicz and Sophia Pracil...

Día De Los Muertos Visits El Mo

Papel Picado flows in the wind through the hallways of El Modena.

Ashley Ramynke, Feature Editor

November 12, 2016

Señorita Valdiviezo recreated the festivities of a traditional Día De Los Muertos celebration at El Modena during the week of October 31st through November 4th by utilizing the Foreign Language and Art Departments’ knowledge of Mexican culture and artistic abilities. The campus was lively with a...

A Step in the Right Direction

The Drum Majors, Drum Captain, and Color Guard Captains exit the field, linking arms.

Christina Davenport, Media & Arts Editor

November 12, 2015

 In 2014, the El Modena Marching Band and Color Guard hosted the first SCJA preliminary competition at Fred Kelly, which not only brought in funds for the band, but also connected El Mo with many other schools. Also, those who volunteered to help for the all day event received service hours for their ...

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