Dec 7—The ER Choir groups sang at the Pico Rivera Tree Lighting Ceremony Saturday evening. Choir Director Ms. Cisneros (formerly Dodd) lead the Choraleers, Choralettes and Concert Choir in a 10-minute rendition of Christmas favorites. This is a busy season for the choir students. The night before they participated in the Olvera Street tree lighting ceremony in downtown Los Angeles; this Wedesnday (7pm, 12/11, cafeteria) will be their annual winter show on campus; and they've been warbling all around town delivering personalized carols as a fundraiser.
Dec 5—Thursday night the ER Band held its annual winter concert. Parents and friends gathered in the cafeteria around 5pm. The agenda began with a short booster club meeting, then a dinner of carne asada tacos, and finally the students, donning their new uniforms, performed.
Dec 5—Ms. Bauer's Marine Bio classes dissected squids last week. They had to identify the tentacles, ink sac, pen, and beak as well as determine the squid's gender. At the end of the lab, Ms. Bauer cooked the specimens with rice and seasoning, and everybody had an early lunch. Sophomore Jonathan Whitehead commented, "It was actually pretty good."
Dec 4—In a pre-season match, the Boys Basketball teams hosted Nogales High School in the main gym. In the first game, the Freshman Dons lost by a hair to the Nobles, 30-29. In both the JV and Varsity games, El Rancho dominated. JV final score was 65-45. Varsity was 64-49.
Nov 20—The Powder Puff Pep Rally and Game will be Thursday, 12/12. Pep Rally will be at lunch in the main gym. The game will be at 7pm in Don Stadium. Admission to the game is $5.00(no ASB cards accepted).
Dec 2—The Defending CIF-SS Champion Boys Soccer team began their pre-season Monday with a home game against the Salesians of Don Bosco. The JV game ended in a tie, 1-1. In the varsity game, El Rancho finished with a win, 2-1. The next pre-season home game will be Dec. 13 against Century.
Yearbook: Color Senior Ads Still Available!
We still have a few spots left in the yearbook for
senior ads. Whoever gets their ad (photos) and money (cash) to Mr. Crone first gets them!
⇒ Previous "Color Ads" Deadline: View
⇒ January 24 (black & white) ads Online Deadline: View
Congratulations to the November Students of the Month.