H2O Conservation EventCome on by the El Modena Nature Center on Saturday, March 7 from 10:00 AM until 1:00 PM to learn about water conservation. For more information, check out the flyer HERE and the website HERE.
Science OlympiadOn Saturday, February 14, El Modena's Science Olympiad Team competed at the Southern California Science Olympiad Regional Competition at UCI, where they placed THIRD in the Mission Possible event. Students involved in Mission Possible were David Tu, Alexis Tinoco, Stephanie Tamayosa. El Mo's Science Olympiad coaches are Jenny Kung, Pam Netherton, Ernesto Nodado, and Lori Rivera. Coach Kung said of her students, "Students worked extremely hard and spent a large amount of time after school and during the weekends on their Mission Possible device. Their hard work definitely showed!"
SAT BootcampThe El Modena PTSA would like to encourage El Mo students to enroll in the Catalyst SAT Bootcamp, a 2-day workshop that arms students with go-to strategies for every question they're guaranteed to face on the SAT. The SAT Bootcamp will be held at El Modena High School on Saturday, February 28th and Sunday, March 1st from 9am-1pm. The cost is just $175. For more information or to enroll, visit www.CatalystPrep.com and click the Bootcamp Sign-Up tab on the website's menu bar. The deadline to enroll is Wednesday, February 25th. For more information, check out this flyer!
LCAP Student SurveyStudents! Please take the LCAP Student survey HERE. Click on "Online Priorities Survey" once there and begin. Takes about 3 minutes. Thanks for your feedback!
Computer Science HonorAt the SkillsUSA Region 3 Conference on January 24, El Modena students Brian Vertullo and David Weed competed and placed in the school's first appearance at this competition. Vertullo, a junior, won the gold medal for Technical Computer Applications, and Weed, a senior, was a runner-up in Electronics Technology. Great job, Vanguards!
Robotics Club CompetitionThe OC Register wrote an article featuring El Modena's outstanding Robotics Club at their FIRST Robotics Competition last week. Check out the article HERE. Way to go, ELMO!
February 25Focus on Academics Night
February 26Student of the Month
February 28-March 1SAT Bootcamp
March 2-6Spirit Week
March 4Late Start
March 4New State Testing Parent Info Night
March 6Spirit Week Assembly
March 7H2O Conservation Event (Nature Center)
March 13MORP Dance
March 18School Site Council
March 26Student of the Month
March 27End of Quarter 3/Min Day
March 30-April 3Spring Break
April 15School Site Council
April 17Spring Sports Assembly
April 27-30International Week
April 30Student of the Month