Daily Bulletin

STUDENT BULLETIN

Attention all boys planning on playing volleyball.  Try-outs will be this Saturday 1/13 and next Saturday 1/20 at 8:00-9:30 a.m. in the Gym.  You must attend both. Questions see Coach Cahill in PE. (Cahill 1/19)

Winter formal is February 3, 2018 at Fête the Venue in Costa Mesa. The theme is ‘Starry Night’.  Tickets are now on sale until Thursday February 1 in the ASB office for $45/$85 with ASB and $50/$95 without. In order to purchase tickets, each student must have a fully signed and approved Dance Agreement. Dance Agreements and Guest Passes are available in Room 402. Prices will go up on Monday January 29, 2018. (Erich, 01/26/18)

New SPRING after school classes from Santiago Canyon College, given here at El Mo are now available to sign up for. See your counselor to take ASL 1, Biotechnology, Sociology, Counseling 101, and Child Development are all available AND TRANSFERABLE to a 4-year college! Duel Enrollment is the new AP… Check it out! (2/5 Davis)

Seniors- Have you been accepted to a 4 year college? Even if it is not where you may attend, we want to know! Just print out a copy of your acceptance letter, bring it to your counselor, and you will get your “ACCEPTED” t-shirt to show off to your friends and relatives. (2/15)

Don't miss the opportunity to take college classes. Students can earn college credits while in high school. Classes offered at the El Modena Campus include Biotechnology, Child Development, Sociology, Sign Language, and Counseling. See your counselor for more information.   Orientation is January 22 in the library at 3:30pm. (Eckholdt 1/22)

Congratulations to the following students who participated and won in last year's From The Bow Seat Ocean Awareness contest

-Gwen Wodark, Silver Award ($1000), Art

-Hannah Habibi, Notable Submission ($100), Poetry

-Nicholas Tucker and Michael Agreda, Notable Submission ($100), Film 

If you are interested in participating in this year's contest, please see Ms. Kung (Room 524). This year's theme is Our Oceans in a Changing Climate. (Kung 1/19)

 

COLLEGE AND CAREER CENTER

Hey sophomores and juniors: This one is for your! How would you like to do some major research on a university campus this summer? UC Davis will be holding a Young Scholars Program this summer and you're invited to apply for this exciting program.  For complete information about this Research program at UC Davis, please stop by the College and Career Center today! (Meissner, 1/19/18)

 

CLUBS

Model United Nations Club will be meeting in room 308 at lunch on Tuesdays and Thursdays.  Please come to Room 308 if you would like more information on the upcoming competition (Sutherland 1/19/18)

 

SCHOLARSHIPS/AWARDS

None

 

STAFF BULLETIN

 NONE

Bell Schedule #1: Regular Schedule

CALENDAR FOR WEEK JAN. 15-20

1/15 

Martin Luther King Day, No School

Water Polo Practice, Pool, 4pm-7pm

1/16 

ADay

B Soccer vs. El Dorado HS, (V) @ El Dorado HS, 3pm; (JV) @ El Dorado HS, 3pm (F/S) @ Wagner Elementary, 3:30pm

Cheer Practice, Cafeteria, 1:30pm-4:30pm

Faculty Awards, Vanguard Room, Nutrition

G Basketball vs Canyon HS, (FS) @ Elmo, 4pm; (JV) @ Canyon HS, 2:45pm (V) @Canyon HS, 5:30pm

G Water Polo vs Esperanza HS, (V) @ Elmo, 3:15; (JV) Elmo, 4pm

Water Polo Practice, Pool, 4pm-7pm

1/17

B Day

Early Release, 2:18pm

Cheer Practice, Cafeteria, 1:30pm-4:30pm

El Modena Showcase, Cafeteria, Library, Gym, 6pm-9pm

G Soccer vs Canyon HS, (JV) @ Elmo, 2:30pm; (F/S) @ Elmo, 4pm; (V) @ Fred Kelly, 7pm

Water Polo Practice, Pool, 4pm - 7pm

1/18

A Day

B Soccer vs Esperanza HS, (V) @ Fred Kelly Stadium, 3pm; (JV) @ Brea Olinda, 4pm; (V) @ Brea Olinda, 7pm

Cheer Practice, Cafeteria, 1:30pm-4:30pm

College Bound Workshop, Room 324, Lunch

G Water Polo vs Rancho Alamitos HS, (V) @ Elmo, 3:15pm; (JV) @ Elmo, 4pm

Student of the Month, Library, 10am-11:30am

Water Polo Practice, Pool, 4pm-7pm

1/19

B Day

B Basketball vs Brea Olinda, (F/S) @ Elmo 4:30pm; (JV) @ Brea Olinda, 4pm; (V) @ Brea Olinda, 7pm

Cheer Practice, Cafeteria, 1:30pm-4:30pm

G Basketball vs Eldorado, (JV) @ El Dorado, 5:30pm; (V) @ El Dorado, 7pm

G Soccer vs Esperanza HS, (F/S) @ Esperanza HS, 3pm; (JV) @ Esperanza HS, 3pm; (V) @ Esperanza HS, 5pm

Water Polo Practice, Pool, 4pm-7pm

1/20

Football Banquet, Gym, 7pm-10pm

Saturday School, Room 401, 8am-12pm

January 2018

1/15 No school – Martin Luther King Day

1/16 Faculty Awards, Vanguard Room, Nutrition

1/17 El Modena Showcase, Cafeteria, Library, Gym, 6pm-9pm

1/18 Student of the month, Library, 10am-11:30am

1/25 Minimum Day, Finals, Period 1 & 2

1/26 Minimum Day, Finals, Period 3 & 4

December 2017

12/1     Drama Shakespeare Festival, Cafeteria or room 426, All day

12/2     Saturday School, Room 401, 8am-12pm

12/5     PAL Alliance Day, Cafeteria, 8am-11:16am

12/6     Early Release, 2:18pm

12/7     PTSA Meeting, Vanguard room, 8:30am-10:30am

12/12   Faculty Awards, Vanguard Room, Nutrition

12/13   Regular Schedule Wednesday

12/14   Holiday Concert Instrumental Music, Cafeteria, 7pm

12/15   Late Start, 0-period 7am, 1st period 8:42am

November 2017

Upcoming Dates: NOVEMBER

11/1 Early Release, 2:18pm

11/2 PTSA Meeting, Library, 6:45pm-8:45pm

11/3 College Application Day, Counselors, Library & Career Center, 8am-11:16am

11/4 Saturday school, Room 401, 8am-12pm

Vanguard Pride Day, 8am-12pm

11/7 Non Student Day

11/8 Early Release, 2:18pm

11/10 Veterans Day, No School

11/11 Marching Band Tourney, Fred Kelly Stadium, 7am-10pm

11/14 Faculty Awards, Vanguard Room, Nutrition

11/15 Regular Schedule Wednesday

CTP Mentor Meals, Library, 5:30pm-8pm

11/16 Student of the Month, Library, 10am-11:30am

11/17 Late Start, 0-period 7am, 1st period 8:42am

11/20 – 11/24 Thanksgiving Break

11/29 Early Release, 2:18pm

October 2017

Upcoming Dates: OCTOBER

10/1 SAT Boot camp, 9am-1pm

10/3 Vision and Hearing Screening, Cafeteria, 6:30am-3:30pm

10/4 Early Release, 2:18pm

10/5 PTSA Meeting, Vanguard room, 8:30am-10:30am

10/6 Homecoming Assembly, Amphitheater, 10:46am-11:46am

10/7 Saturday school, Room 401, 8am-12pm

Homecoming Dance, Gym, 7pm-10pm

10/10 Faculty Awards, Vanguard Room, Nutrition

10/11 PSAT/SAT Day, Minimum Day

Safety Team Information and Training Meeting, 2pm

10/12 Dodgeball Tourney for Red Cross, Gym, Lunch until 10/26

10/14 Saturday school, Room 401, 8am-12pm

10/18 Early Release, 2:18pm

CTP Mentor Meals, Library, 5:30pm-8pm

10/20 Coffee Night Vocal Music, Cafeteria, 6:30pm

10/21 Saturday school, Room 401, 8am-12pm

10/23 Red Ribbon Week until 10/27

Parent information night by counselors for Elmo senior Parents,

Library, 5:30pm-6:30pm

OUSD College and Career night, Gym, 6pm-8pm

10/24 Health Freshman and Sophomores Assembly, Cafeteria, 8am-11:30am

10/25 End of Quarter One, Minimum Day, 12:12pm

Reflections Awards Ceremony, Library, 5pm-9pm

10/26 Blood Drive, Gym, 8am-2pm

10/27 Fall Festival, Nature Center, all day

Student of the Month, Library, 10am-11:30am

10/28 Saturday school, Room 401, 8am-12pm