Tribute to Mrs. Parizeau

Brady Charette, Staff Writer

May 6, 2020

To be a great counselor you need to be a great listener and be able to guide kids in the best possible direction which are two things Mrs. Parizeau excels at. She does everything she can to make her students feel heard and provides them with any information they want. She also puts her students firs...

Commissioner of Creativity At El Modena

Isabella Perez

Lily Mummert, Fringe Editor

March 25, 2020

Frontline: “What’s your position in ASB?” Isabella Perez: “I’m Visual and Performing Arts, or VAPA, Commissioner.” FL: “What does that position entail?” IP: “When I interviewed for the position I asked what the different teachers of the department would like to see from me and they s...

A New Decade in Pop Music

Billie Eilish

Ashley Lewis, Social Media Manager

February 3, 2020

Pop music in the 21st century has been all over the place. The first decade and the beginning of the 2010’s pop music scene were heavily dominated by teen-pop. The sound of artists like Britney Spears, Katy Perry, and Kesha could be heard cycling through the top 40 radio stations constantly. A few year...

New Year, New Building

Building topping ceremony.

Ashley Lewis, Photographer

February 3, 2020

   Back in April of 2019, construction workers broke ground to make way for a new science building on campus. The building is being funded by Measure S, a $288 million dollar bond that was passed in 2016 by the residents of Orange. The Measure S bond is being used to fund four new science buildings...

New Upgrades Coming to Campus

El Modena Swimming Pool

Ashley Lewis, Photographer

February 3, 2020

Fred Kelly Stadium Fred Kelly has been in construction since last April and the construction crew are well on their way to completing the new stadium. The new stadium featuring new bleachers, locker rooms, and bathrooms is set to be ready in the next few months. Solar Panels Solar panels are planned to be install...

Winter Formal Interview with Isabella Perez

Isabella Perez

Ashley Lewis, Social Media Manager

February 3, 2020

Frontline: “How does it feel to be on the court?” Isabella Perez: “To me, it feels like a great honor to be nominated for the court and I never expected it! It’s a very exciting time and I’m happy for all my fellow nominees.” FR: “What clubs are you apart of?” IP: “I’m a pa...

Winter Formal Court Interview with Jacob Rodriguez

Jacob Rodriguez

Ashley Lewis, Social Media Manager

February 3, 2020

Frontline: “How does it feel to be on the court?” Jacob Rodriguez: “Honestly it had to be a mistake, robotics boy making winter formal court.” FR: “What clubs are you apart of?” JR: “I’m the president of the city robotics team, founder of SHPE, and the founder of Academic Decathlon....

Harry’s Got All the Styles

Harry Styles: Live on Tour, Milan

Abby Capra, Style Editor

January 28, 2020

25 year old singer Harry Styles has evolved from a popular member of the boy band, One Direction, to a solo icon taking the world by storm. Styles not only goes out of the box when it comes to his music, but also style as well. Styles was made the face of Gucci in 2018, and has modeled for many of...

What Football Has Done For Me

After winning CIF, the linemen who led the charge get to finally raise the trophy

Wyatt Terlaak, Boys Sports Editor

June 5, 2019

   Football has been my rock the past four years. I don’t mean a comfortable, easy rock, that allows you to be complacent and soft. I mean a hard rock, which forces you day in and day out to grind, and to suffer.       This doesn’t seem like a positive thing, but those with a lifestyle full...

From CIF to the Future

Grace Oveson, Staff Writer

November 1, 2017

The upcoming winter season, will be a tough challenge for the girls’ soccer program this year. Last year, almost the entire team were graduating seniors, which was extremely helpful to the team. Many of these seniors had extraordinary talents El Modena hadn’t seen before, and when they all came...

2017-18 Tennis Recap

Grace Oveson, Staff Writer

November 1, 2017

Garcia shares that over the season the team didn’t win every game, but “The season was a lot of fun for all of us and we made the best of it.” “The girls have definitely become more consistent in their game and the bonds have grown as well.” Over the season, the team has achieved goals, such...

Ace, Ace, Baby

Grace Oveson, Staff Writer

October 16, 2017

  Sophomore, Hanna Zorrilla, has been playing tennis since she was 12 years old.   Before she began high school tennis, she had previously entered in tournaments outside of school, this is a trait that separates her from many other players. Many of her teammates don’t start out with prior ex...

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