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Key Club’s Candidate Training Conference – Week of 12/5

By Sameen Mahmood, Reporter

January 15, 2017


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In Key Club, one of the most important figures within a certain division is the Lieutenant Governor. Like the other members, they are high school students, giving them a sense of respectability with members and relatability. Lieutenant Governors serve the entire division and lead it, divisions consisting...

Modesto Celebration of Lights

By Sameen Mahmood, Writer

December 12, 2016


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This year, the city of Modesto and The Modesto Bee presented the annual Celebration of Lights Parade and Extravaganza for 2016 in Downtown Modesto. The event was held on Saturday, December 3, 2016, and hosted a large multitude of various events and activities, some being Breakfast with Santa at...

Project Hope Holiday Extravaganza

By Ellen Zheng, Writer

December 12, 2016


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The Project Hope Holiday Party is a fundraising event hosted by the club Project Hope. This year was the 4th annual show. The money earned from concessions and ticket sales goes to the club’s funding of various projects. This year’s project is to fund a health clinic in Ecuador. The tickets were $5...

Modesto High Winter Concert

By Ellen Zheng, Writer

December 12, 2016


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The Modesto High School winter concert is an annual concert hosted to celebrate the Holiday Season. For this concert, various groups were featured. This included the Modesto High School concert band, string orchestra, a flute ensemble, a camaraderie quintet and the jazz band.   The band played fou...

Mock Trial Update: Gregori-Beyer Scrimmage

By Ellen Zheng, Writer

December 11, 2016


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In a combined scrimmage against Beyer and Gregori High School, our Modesto High team was able to continue preparing for the upcoming Mock Trial season. This year’s Mock Trial case includes a immigrant from the land of Tanterra, who accuses her boss, Cameron Awbrey, of being a human trafficker. Thi...

The New (IB) Kids on the Block

By Trevor Pedron, Reporter

December 9, 2016


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On October 13, Modesto High held the pinning ceremony for its full-IB students. "Full-IB" refers to a student who takes all the courses required by the International Baccalaureate Program, and plan to graduate the following year with a full IB Diploma. Attendees were required to arrive by 6:30 p.m....

Cross Country Banquet

By Ellen Zheng, Writer

November 29, 2016


Filed under News, Sports

As this year’s cross country season approached its end, the team met together for one last time at the annual Cross Country Banquet. In celebration of the dedication and effort of both the cross country runners and their families, the banquet featured a potluck dinner for everyone to enjoy. Contrary...

Mock Trial Rio Americano Scrimmage

By Ellen Zheng, Writer

November 29, 2016


Filed under News

Not allowing wrongdoers to escape justice, the Modesto High School Mock Trial team fights to protect the law.  In a scrimmage against Rio Americano over this past weekend, the team was able to practice their skills in preparation for the upcoming year. This year’s Mock Trial case includes an im...

Veteran’s Day Parade

By Ellen Zheng, Writer

November 27, 2016


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This past Friday, hundreds of community members gathered together see the Veteran’s day parade of Modesto. Among various organizations was the Modesto High School band, along with the Enochs High School marching band. Led by Mr. Cover, the two bands merged together to form one formation of studen...

Cross Country Sections Meet

By Ellen Zheng, Writer

November 27, 2016


Filed under News, Sports

Meeting the qualifications for subsections, many members of the Modesto High Cross Country team were able to progress onto the Sections meet. This included the freshman boys team, as well as individuals from the varsity boys and varsity girls teams. The Modesto High School team were a part of Division...

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