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Singing and Dancing Highlights Talent Show at SPHS

Students Perform Dazzling Acts During Entertaining Assembly on campus

South Pasadena High School is not only known for its high academic standards, but talent on stage as well. Students demonstrated their ability to sing... More »

Kids Showcase Talents at Marengo Elementary School Talent Show

An exciting show opened with teachers, with giant cutouts of their faces, dancing on stage and featured pianists, dancers, singers and magicians. There was a... More »

South Pas Basketball Team Advanced to the Second Round

The boys’ varsity basketball team advanced to the second round of CIF playoffs on Wednesday, February 18, handing the Burroughs High School of Ridgecrest a... More »

South Pas High’s Lena Gavenas Serves as 67th Youth Governor

It has been a hectic job, admits South Pasadena High’s Lena Gavenas, who served the high honor as YMCA’s youth governor over the past year,... More »

Marengo School Students

MAKING NEW DISCOVERIES – It was a super science night of fun last week at Marengo Elementary School as students made discoveries from professional scientists,... More »

South Pas co-champions in Boys Basketball with La Cañada

Let the playoffs begin! South Pasadena High’s boys basketball team battled rival San Marino down the stretch, holding on to escape with a 55-46 win... More »

Girls’ Soccer

The girls’ soccer team had a rewarding end to a difficult season this Thursday night in their game against San Marino. Although they lost 1-0,... More »

Girls’ basketball finish league undefeated after win against Titans

The girls varsity basketball took its final victory of the regular season, going undefeated in league and claiming the Rio Hondo League title after its... More »

Boys’ soccer clinch league title after 4-1 win over San Marino

The boys’ soccer team went into its last league game against San Marino in a must-win situation in order to clinch the Rio Hondo League... More »

Boys’ basketball grounds San Marino to earn 1st in League

The South Pasadena Tigers were in a must-win situation after defeating Monrovia during Tuesday’s match up. Standing at a 7-2 record, and with La Cañada... More »

South Pas Middle School Student Medals

Youth Places 4th in Boys’ Juvenile Free Skate to win Pewter Medal at Event in North Carolina Henry Privett-Mendoza, a 6th Grader at South Pasadena... More »

SPHS Track Installation Ahead of Schedule

South Pasadena High Principal Janet Anderson is hopeful resurfacing of the school’s track is ahead of schedule. With promising weather, local school district officials say... More »

High-Flying Tigers Roll Past La Cañada

South Pas girls basketball took on school rival La Cañada on Friday, January 16 and walked off the court with a 71-38 victory in their... More »

South Pasadena High Football Coach Marty Konrad Resigns

Geoff Yantz, the superintendent of the South Pasadena Unified School District, said on Thursday that Marty Konrad, who coached football for four seasons at South... More »

South Pas Students Honor Martin Luther King, Jr.

Martin Luther King Jr. was a Baptist minister and social activist, who led the Civil Rights Movement in the United States from the mid-1950s until... More »

South Pasadena High Football Coach Resigns After Four Seasons

Geoff Yantz, the superintendent of the South Pasadena Unified School District, said on Thursday that Marty Konrad, who coached football for four seasons at South... More »

Computers and Other Items Stolen from Arroyo Vista Elementary School

South Pasadena Police report that computers were among items stolen from Arroyo Vista Elementary School during two separate break-ins within about four days. SPPD Officer... More »

Game Notes for Oregon Versus Florida State

The following are some quick facts as Oregon and Florida State are set to square off in the college football playoff semifinal game at the... More »

South Pasadena High Rolls to 41-18 Win Over Temple City

South Pasadena High ended a two game losing streak and rolled to a 41-18 Rio Hondo League win over Temple City Friday night, setting up... More »

South Pas High Rolls to 55-0 Win Over Blair

In the aftermath of South Pasadena High’s 55-0 Rio Hondo League opening victory over Blair on Friday, Tigers’ coach Marty Konrad told his team to... More »

South Pasadena, 4-1, Hands Beverly Hills a 42-9 Loss

Under the bright lights of busy Beverly Hills, South Pasadena football proved their 3-1 record to be no fluke. Going into the game, the Tigers... More »

South Pasadena High Rolls to 23-7 Victory Over Glendale

Big plays in the third quarter went South Pasadena High’s way as the Tigers turned a close contest into a one-sided 23-7 victory over visiting... More »

Tigers Roll to 13-3 Win Over Pasadena Poly

South Pasadena High School boys’ water polo sunk Pasadena Poly 13-3 in their season opening match on September 3 at the Tiger pool. The young... More »

South Pasadena Falls 22-7 to Eagle Rock in Season Opener

After taking a 7-0 lead into the locker room at halftime, Eagle Rock dominated the scoring in the final two quarters, and rolled to a... More »

South Pasadena High Sets Sights on Winning League Title

South Pasadena High School boys’ water polo faces the huge task of rebuilding its varsity team following a successful season. The Tigers graduated 11 seniors,... More »

Plenty of Talent Brings Title Hopes for South Pas High

The girls’ tennis varsity team is confident going into this year’s season. Comprised of ten people, a startlingly low number of people for a team... More »

Tigers Ready to Dominate Montview League Play in 2014

South Pasadena High’s varsity girls’ golf team is fully equipped for this fall season and ready to lengthen their unbelievable five-year championship streak in the... More »

South Pas Sets Lofty Goals After League Championship

After training throughout the summer, the South Pasadena High School girls volleyball team intensified practice as it gears up the 2014-2015 season. Last year, the... More »

Tigers Set Sights on Winning Rio Hondo League Title

The Tiger cross country squad is well into its third month of training, and is on its way to being ready for the 2014 season.... More »

It’s a Learning Experience for South Pas High Players

When you’ve coached football as long as John Fonseca, there’s a tendency to forget just how long you’ve been around the profession. “I don’t know,... More »

Tigers Seek to Compete for League Championship

Kenny Fisher will tell you his team is talented, full of energy and getting better everyday as the Tigers prepare to play Eagle Rock High... More »

Tigers Hope Experience will Put Them into Playoffs

They’re full of enthusiasm and confidence, with a desire to win while settling into their head coach’s mantra that hard work, dedication and, especially teamwork,... More »

ALS Ice Bucket Challenge Comes to South Pas

It was only a matter of time. Just when the phenomenon was drying up and organizers were counting more than $100 million toward the cause,... More »

New Year, New Hopes, New Dreams!

It started with a series of passing league games in early summer, followed by a solid week of 5-hour practices to open fall drills three... More »

Strong Presence of Police at South Pasadena High on First Day of School

South Pasadena Police Chief Art Miller delivered on a promise Thursday when he said security at local campuses would be stepped up after a pair... More »

South Pasadena Unified Robotics Teams Continue to Excel

South Pasadena Unified School District’s new robotics teams are making a name for themselves. The South Pasadena High School team led by Helena Roberts-Mataric has... More »

School District Officials Say Campuses Set for Opening

MAKING EASY TRANSITION – WEB, which stands for “Where Everybody Belongs” is a middle school orientation and transition program that welcomes 6th graders to South... More »

Reminder to Drive Safely Around Schools

As South Pasadena schools open this week and congestion around the increases, South Pasadena Police Department officials encourage motorists so take some extra precaution. Here... More »

South Pas Schools Open!

WELCOME TO SPHS – South Pasadena High Principal Janet Anderson welcomed students during 9th grade orientation held earlier this week. Other administrators, along with SPHS... More »

Welcome to South Pasadena Unified School District

Twenty-three new teachers are joining the South Pasadena Unified School District for the 2014-15 school year. Twenty of the 23 went through orientation at district... More »

New Construction at SPMS on Target for Start of School

As the new school year approaches, South Pasadena Unified School District officials are pleased that a new construction project at the local middle school is... More »

Football Practice Underway at South Pasadena High

PREPARING FOR SEASON OPENER – South Pasadena High School football coach Marty Konrad, top, far left, addressed his team on Monday before the Tigers broke... More »

Greg Luna Looks Forward to New Role in School District

Greg Luna, a longtime coach  and teacher, has been named South Pasadena High’s newest athletic director, replacing Marc Zalin, who left the position in June.... More »

Meet SPHS 2014 Summer Graduates

HIGH HONOR – Six graduates who completed their requirements by attending summer school received their diplomas during a special ceremony on Wednesday, July 24, in... More »