El Rodeo

Read the November 20th edition of the school newspaper here. In the words of the "EL Rodeo" Twitter feed, "OUR PAPER IS HERE. THE EXCITEMENT IS REAL. HENCE I TYPE IN CAPS."

Lunch Bag Theater

Nov 18—Beginning drama is holding a three-day tournament this week at lunch in the Little Theater. Mr. Wlasick's Periods 2 and 4 beginning drama classes are the main attraction, and anyone with 50 cents is welcome to come watch the fun. Photos are from Tuesday's match. No results will be announced until all three days' competitions are complete.

Powerpoint from
Senior Night

You can view the powerpoint presentation made at Senior Night (Oct. 23) here.


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Senior Sunrise

Nov 21—Senior Class Vice President Brandy Sandoval took these photos at the first annual Senior Sunrise. It was also Spirit Week's "Footie Pajama" day (hence the students' sartorial choices).

October Students of the Month

Congratulations to the October Students of the Month.

APES Field Trip to San Diego Safari Park

Nov 7—The AP Environmental Science classes (APES) visited the San Diego Safari Park recently. APES teacher Mr. Rivas organized the field trip. Sixty-six students divided their day between touring via the Africa tram, exploring on foot, and studying the effects of global warming in the park's state-of the art science lab. Mr. Rivas and APES students would like to thank school board members Rachael Canchola and Alfred Renteria for coming along with us, as well as Ms. Tanigawa and Bernadette Rodriguez who also chaperoned. We would also like to thank the Josie and Maggie at the San Diego Safari Park for the Polar Bear and Climate Change lesson/lab and the funding to make this memorable experience possible.

CIF Varsity Football vs. Burbank

Nov 14—The Varsity Football team finished its season Friday night with a 38-34 loss to Burbank High School. The first round CIF game was played in Don Stadium. ER went undefeated in league (5-0) to clinch its first varsity football league championship since 1997.

Dress Up for Spirit Week!

November 17 to 21 is Spirit Week. Each day has a dress-up theme, with a "best dressed" contest (with prizes!) at lunch.

Mix Match Monday (A Fashion Disaster)
Tourist Tuesday
We Are ER Wednesday (Blue Pride)
Throwback Thursday (recreate a childhood picture,
                            bring the picture)
Footie Pajama Friday

Digital Imaging: Homecoming Ads

Oct 20—For Homecoming Week, students in Mr. Crone's Digital Imaging classes used Photoshop to make advertisements to publicize the week's main events. Students created three...

WDN Halloween Story Contest

Oct 31—Congratulations to ERHS senior Elyssa Torres. Her Halloween story, 'The Puppeteer,' was recognized by the Whittier Daily News.

October Athletes of the Month

Congratulations to the October Athletes of the Month.

Cross Country: League Finals

Nov 5—The Del Rio League Finals for Cross Country took place Wednesday afternoon. Girls Varsity was the standout this year: They took 2nd at league finals, and will be sharing the overall league championship with Whittier HS. They may have a chance at CIF, but that is yet to be determined. Boys Varsity took 4th at league finals, which left them in 4th place overall in league. They will not be advancing to CIF.

Once A Don, Always A Don

Oct 29—The big blue wheel of prizes was out at lunch Wednesday for the Once A Don, Always A Don Award. Each fourth period teacher was asked to nominate a student who best represented...

Girls Volleyball vs. Cal High

Nov 3—The amazing Freshmen continued their winning streak with a 2-0 win over Cal High Monday evening, which gives them an undefeated league record of 9-0. The JV Dons lost...

Girls Volleyball vs. Cal High

X-Country League Finals

Varsity Football: League Champs!

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