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Friday, April 28, 2017

SPHS Math Teacher Earns Key Award

Ruth Moonesinghe, a math teacher at South Pasadena High School, was one of 10 teachers from around the country honored recently by the Johns...

SPMS Presents “Young Frankenstein” This Weekend

This weekend only, the South Pasadena Middle School students will take the stage to bring the community, "Young Frankenstein". They are working hard to...

The Man Behind South Pas High Music

Even if you have never heard of Howard Crawford, he in one way or another has probably affected you. He is the head of...

Voters Reject Increase – Students Respond

Editor's Note: Earlier this year, students of Dawn Hull, a teacher at Monterey Hills Elementary School, wrote to the editor in response to the...

Tiger Invitational Draws Athletes from Around the World

South Pasadena track coach CB Richards threw a party and they came from near and far to join in the festivities, namely a world...

Calculus for a Cause

Teachers who are devoted to their students are hard to find, but they are exemplary examples that academic classrooms serve as the foundation of...

SPHS Football Coach Talks About Departure

Those believing they’re in top shape, won’t know it for sure until they’ve tried a “Bank Street sprint,” a quick burst uphill for about...

Author Shows SPMS Students Messy, Glorious Writing Process

“Don’t think too much!” -- an unusual idea to hear in a school setting, but that was one message author Mary Amato brought to...

SPEX Awards Presented to Outstanding SPHS Students

Recognizing achievement, South Pasadena High School held its annual SPEX Assembly last Friday. SPEX, which stands for “Spotlight On Excellence,” is a South Pasadena...

SPCC 28th Annual Dinner Gala

Nearly 350 people were in attendance at the South Pasadena Chinese-American Club’s (SPCC) 28th Annual Gala last Saturday night at the Westin in Pasadena. The...

Young Musicians Perform During Spring Concerts

Directed by Kelly Coughlin, above, the 6th, 7th, 8th, jazz band, advanced jazz, and the advanced jazz band performed on March 14 during the...

Jeff Chi New Football Coach at South Pasadena High School

Jeff Chi, a math teacher on campus, has been selected to succeed C.B. Richards as the new varsity football coach at South Pasadena High...

‘Train Your Brain’ Supports Adolescent Mental Health

Every Monday during lunch, Poppy and Grace visit one of their favorite places, the South Pasadena High School (SPHS) campus, where curious students are...

Boy’s Golf

Despite struggling to come out victorious in the 2016 season, the South Pasadena High boys’ varsity golf team looks to move up in the...

Baseball

South Pasadena High’s varsity baseball team is heading into the 2017 season with a newfound determination for success. After posting a 1-11 league record...

Boy’s Volleyball

With the spring season looming, South Pasadena High’s boys’ varsity volleyball returns to the gym to begin its search for a league title. The team...

Track and Field

South Pasadena High School’s track and field team is looking forward to another successful season of dominance in the Rio Hondo League. The Tigers girls’...

SPEF Recognizes Many Contributors to Organization at Alumni Event

About 130 past and present members of the South Pasadena Educational Foundation (SPEF) recently attended an alumni party for the organization at the home...

Marengo Students Raise Top Dollars in Jogathon

Students ran dozens of laps around the playground last Friday afternoon as Marengo Elementary School held its annual pledge-supported jog-a-thon. The PTA's annual spring...

SPHS Junior Cole Cahill Elected 70th State Youth Governor

“Many emotions filled my mind as I grappled with the fact I had been elected Youth Governor. It felt surreal, exciting, frightening, humbling, and...

Academic Decathlon Champions

The South Pasadena High School Academic Decathlon Team is the 2017 Los Angeles County Champions! For the third consecutive year, the Tigers won the...

Boys’ Soccer Falls To La Puente In First Round Of CIF

Boys’ varsity soccer concluded its 2016-2017 season after losing to the La Puente Warriors 2-1 on Friday, February 17. The tension was felt before...

Love of Astronomy Brings Caltech Professor to SoPas

Inspiring the next generation of scientists is one of the key factors drawing Professor Dr. Andrew Howard into the field of astronomy. Today, the South...

Kids are Spectacular in ‘Music Man’ Performances at SPHS

Close to 100 5th graders from Marengo, Monterey Hills and Arroyo Vista elementary schools sang and danced their hearts out in a rousing production...

Time Commitment Too Much as Football Coach Steps Down

While the search for a replacement is on, returning South Pasadena High School football players continue their demanding weight-lifting and conditioning- regimen in anticipation...

CB Richards: “It’s been an honor and a privilege…”

February 10, 2017 | CB Richards Tiger Football Players, Coaches, Parents and Supporters: It’s been an honor and a privilege to have spent eight great years...

Letter to the Editor: Losing a great S.P.H.S. Football Coach

A letter to the editor | by Henk Friezer It was with great trepidation  that  I  learned of the resignation of coach CB Richards from the...

S.P.H.S. Football Coach Resigns

South Pasadena High Football Coach C.B. Richards stepped down as the Tigers coach on Thursday. Look for further updates.

SPMS 7th Graders Voices are Heard

Students at South Pasadena Middle School reacted to the November 2016 elections by re-purposing political yard signs and re-painting them with messages of positivity,...

Prepared Dinner for Those in Need

The Kiwanis Club of South Pasadena and the South Pasadena Middle School Builders Club last Thursday prepared dinner for the residents of the Pasadena...

Calculus for Cause at South Pas High

Prior to final exams, which are underway this week, Ruth Moonesinghe, a teacher at South Pasadena High School, held her 8th annual “Calculus for...

VARSITY FOOTBALL TEAM BANQUET

HOST: Coach CB Richards TUESDAY, JANUARY 17 AT 6:30 PM Brookside Golf & Country Club Banquet Hall

Wrestling Succumbs to Hoover at First Home Duel

The wrestling team lost its first home match on Thursday, January 12 against the Hoover Tornadoes. The visiting team commanded the match with an...

Science Night at Arroyo Vista Elementary School

It was Science Night last Thursday at Arroyo Vista Elementary School as students enjoyed presentations and hands-on demonstrations by Caltech scientists and engineers, JPL,...

Umbrellas Add to Outdoor Decor at Monterey Hills School

SPHS art students recently painted outdoor umbrellas for Monterey Hills Elementary School.  Collaboration between the Monterey Hills Elementary School (MHS) PTA and SPHS art...

Senator Portantino Reacts to Governor’s Budget Proposal

Sacramento, CA – This morning, Senator Anthony J. Portantino (D – La Cañada Flintridge), Chair of Budget and Fiscal Review Subcommittee No. 1 on...

Plenty of Rock ‘n Roll at SPMS Teacher’s Pet Assembly

They’re known for more than just being teachers at South Pasadena Middle School as a group calling themselves “The Teacher’s Pet” recently performed for...

South Pas High Clubs Launch Backpack Drive

Annually, during the holiday season, South Pasadena High School clubs SkillsUSA and Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA) organize a local backpack drive for...

SPHS Band Gets Into Holiday Spirit

If you were shopping in downtown South Pasadena last Saturday morning, more than likely you heard the lively sounds created by the South Pasadena...
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