Schools

South Pas Hangs Around with M.L. King Before Falling 15-9

Boys’ Water Polo

South Pasadena boys’ water polo suffered a tough 15-9 loss against M.L. King High School on Thursday, September 11. South Pasadena, a Division 3 team,... More »

South Pasadena Set to Open Season at Woodbridge Invite

South Pasadena High’s cross country is closing its focus in on the transition from training to racing. After preparing themselves since May, the team will... More »

South Pasadena Falls to Poly and Westridge in Close Matches

In two successive games against Polytechnic and Westridge, the varsity tennis team at South Pas tied 9-9 and lost. When the score is tied, the... More »

South Pasadena Hosts Poly in a Close Non-league Match

It seems that the Polytechnic girls’ volleyball team brought the boisterous support of their fans onto the court on Friday, beating the Tigers in three... More »

Tigers Hope to Remain Unbeaten with Two Key Matches This Week

South Pasadena High School Varsity Golf took a break from their busy pre-season schedule to prep for their 2014 season. Starting this week the Tigers... More »

South Pasadena Gearing Up for Glendale on Friday Night

Thinking back a year ago still leaves a bitter taste in Marty Konrad’s mouth, recalling how Glendale High School dominated his team in the trenches,... More »

Superintendent ‘Embarrassed’ by What he Witnessed in Locker Room

When he took a look at the condition of the locker room underneath the stadium bleachers at South Pasadena High School last week, Superintendent Geoff... More »

SPHS Students Named in National Merit Scholarship Program

Officials from the National Merit Scholarship Corporation announced the names of approximately 16,000 semifinalists last week in the 60th annual National Merit Scholarship Program. The... More »

South Pasadena High Dominates Sierra in Season Opening Match

The South Pasadena High School girls’ volleyball team dominated in their first game against Arroyo High School on Friday, September 5th to kick off their... More »

Tigers Showing Patience as They Wait for Season Opener

South Pasadena High’s cross country team continues to make giant strides as it trains for the rigors of a demanding season. The Tigers are showing... 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 High Wins Convincingly Over Burroughs

South Pasadena High’s girls’ varsity tennis team won 18-0 against Burroughs High School in a key match at home last week. Most sets, if not... More »

South Pas Off to Strong Start, Win Three Non-league Matches

Whether it’s the preseason or the regular campaign, the South Pasadena High School varsity girls’ golf team seems to know how to get the job... More »

South Pasadena Looks for First Win Against Hoover

Eliminate mistakes, don’t give away opportunities with turnovers, right the ship, and pick up a much-needed first win   will be on the minds of South... 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 »

New Science and Technology Pathway Opens for Students

A new science and technology pathway will open for South Pasadena students this fall, funded by a $200,000 grant from the South Pasadena Educational Foundation.... More »

South Pasadena High Teachers Enjoy Harold Hartsough Luncheon

South Pasadena High’s annual Hartsough luncheon was held on Friday, June 13, at at Brigante Restaurant in the city. The award has been given since... More »

Middle School Principal Asks Class:‘Is Your Glass Half Full’

They really didn’t need a reminder, but Dave Kubela, South Pasadena Middle School’s principal, told them anyway. On the horizon is high school and all... More »

Clem Witherall Tells Grads: ‘You’ll Always Be a Tiger’

It won’t be long, reminded Clem Witherall in his farewell commencement speech to fellow South Pasadena High graduates, that soon they’ll be heading in their... More »

Graduates Depart SPHS with Fond Memories

She’s consistently ranked as one of the top 10 prep high jumpers in the nation, represented the United States in the Junior Pan Am Games... More »

Arroyo Vista Elementary School Promotion

Under the direction of Helen Mendoza, Arroyo Vista Elementary School presented a polished program given the theme: “Reach for the Stars.” Indeed the students did,... More »