ASB in Action

Abby Capra, Staff Writer

September 18, 2017

Homecoming Playlist: Hit or Miss?

You again?

Ethan Simons, Staff Writer

October 24, 2016

  It’s El Modena’s 2016 homecoming and you walk into that gym. You immediately feel the already intense heat and are greeted by a familiar sound. A bassy and generic song reverberates in your core. You wonder to yourself “Gee, isn’t this last year’s playlist?” No, it’s not. So why would t...

Homecoming Queen, Abi Perez

Abi takes a picture with her friends after the crowning

Abby Sheppard, Advertising Manager

October 21, 2016

FRONTLINE: What was your first reaction when you found out you were nominated as queen? ABIGAIL (ABI) PEREZ: Wow who voted for me? FL: With this year being the 50th anniversary homecoming, what does it mean to you that you won queen? AP: It means a lot because it's a special event in my life and be...

Cheer’s Homecoming Involvement

A close-up of cheer's shiny poms

Scarlet Edwards, Copy/Style Editor

October 11, 2016

    Homecoming is a big night for football, but some don’t realize that it is also a very big night for the cheer team as well. The big game is only a week away, and El Modena cheer has some exciting things in store.      Ever since coaches Hayley Curtis and Melissa Bickler were ...

Pre-Game Promises

Pre-Game Promises

Presley Lozano, Editor-In-Chief

October 6, 2016

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...

Summer Young

Summer Young smiles as she anticipates a great senior year at El Modena

Celia Janes, Op/Ed Editor

October 21, 2015

  Even though she has been here for less than a year, senior Summer Young has already left her mark on El Modena.  She was accepted to ASB only a week after transferring to El Mo last spring.  On top of being spirit commissioner, Young is also involved in EMTV, AP classes, and numerous clubs on campus. ...

A Recap of Homecoming Weekend

Senior Kenneth Lamb is crowned Homecoming king at El Modena High School in Orange on Saturday, October 10th, 2015

Justin Spitzer, Staff Writer

October 12, 2015

The big night of Homecoming has come and gone at El Modena. The event took place this past Saturday October 10th at El Mo inside of the Basketball Gym. The event was very successful and was attended by many students at El Mo. The feeling of Homecoming, however, did not begin in the gym it started...

Band is Coming to Wonderland

Band and color guard pose in front of the El Modena stage

Celia Janes, Op/Ed Editor

October 7, 2015

  Every year, Vanguards anticipate the homecoming game, not just for the sports, but for the whole experience.  And a large part of that experience is the performances.   El Modena’s very own band and color guard perform at every homecoming football game, and 2015 is not an exception.  T...

It’s Time to Come Home

The nominees for homecoming king and queen on the football field along with the marching band

Alexandra Christensen, Staff Writer

October 7, 2015

High schools and colleges have many traditions that the student body participates in. Homecoming is celebrated throughout the majority of education systems in the United States. The celebration is held during the fall in between late September and early October. It still is a tradition of welcoming ba...

Tackling Homecoming

May the Vanguards win!

Fatima Shamsi, Online Manager

October 6, 2015

At El Modena High School, the homecoming dances holds great meaning in many aspects. With it being the first formal dance of the school year, excitement is wild on campus. Talks of proposals, picture venues, and outfits are buzzing in the halls. Homecoming is an all American tradition centered on a football...

10 Must Eats for Homecoming

Dine Out: There's plenty of choices to choose good eats.

Jordan Cowdell, Front Editor

October 1, 2015

Opus Dining & Cocktails – Chapman Avenue BJ’s Restaurant and Brewhouse – Tustin Marketplace Hibachi Steak House – Anaheim Kabuki Japanese Restaurant – Irvine Spectrum Tutto Fresco – Santa Ana Café Tu Tu Tango – Outlets of Orange Yard House – Irvine Spectrum Maggian...

A New Do

Alexander's provides a variety of hair styles

Sarah Davenport, Staff Writer

September 29, 2015

With Homecoming just around the corner, girls (and guys) are planning on solving their unruly problem: hair. Girls may want their hair to look stylish and flattering for the dance while guys are aspiring for a slick, clean look. Alexander's Grand Salon and Spa is perfect for all your hair needs, whether...

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