Tiger Tidbits Newsletter – 02.11.24

NEWS AND ANNOUNCEMENTS

 

COMMUNITY DAY RECAP
THANK YOU!

Community Day took place last Thursday 2/8.  A big thank you to everyone that came out to support our students!  Thank you to the Athletic Boosters, Music Boosters, Tigerettes & their advisor Ani Atoyan, Band & their teacher Mr. Farrell, and South Paws our SPMS Mascot! Our girls soccer team won 1-0 against Huntington Middle School. Congrats!


 

PARENT SOCIAL
3/1 (FRI) 5-7:30PM @ COMMUNAL

Let’s mix and mingle at Communal (1009 El Centro Street, South Pasadena).  All are invited to join this casual get together on Friday, March 1, 5-7:30pm.  Hope to see you there!


 

THE FOLLIES
3/9 (SAT) @ SPMS AUDITORIUM
6:00PM PIZZA FUNDRAISER; 7:00PM SHOW

Join us for a variety show for the whole family featuring South Pasadena parents, teachers, and more! Buy your tickets here.  


 

DONATIONS NEEDED
CLOTHES HANGERS

Do you have any used hangers that are no longer needed? You can donate them to the PTA for use in the school’s Lost and Found. Please drop off bagged or boxed hangers (labeled “PTA”) to the main office. Thank you!


 

POKER NIGHT – SAVE THE DATE!
3/23 (SAT)

The 9th Annual South Pasadena Main Event Poker Tournament will take place on March 23, 2024. Save the date!


 

HIGH SCHOOL INFORMATION
For Current 8th Grade Families

 

SPHS Summer Opportunities Forum, Watch Recording Here
From 1/29, hosted by SPHS PTSA. Learn about how South Pasadena High School students can stay busy over the summer with on campus activities, enrichment classes in the community or just plain fun!

Parent Programming Night, Watch Recording Here
From 1/23, SPHS counselors discuss bell schedule, academic requirements and pathways (Biomedical, Computer Sciences, Art), sports, etc. for high school.

Check out the Parent Tiger Guide – a comprehensive resource of frequently asked questions about the high school.

 

SPHS GET CONNECTED INSTAGRAM & ONLINE ACCOUNTS

Got an 8th Grader attending SPHS next year? Want to check out a game or an event at the High School? Get connected to SPHS groups.


 

SPMS PTA NOMINATIONS
2024-25 PTA Executive Board

Are You Interested in Being a Nominee for Next Year’s SPMS PTA Executive Board? The SPMS PTA nominating committee is currently compiling a slate of candidates for next year’s executive board. If you have interest in being a nominee for any of the positions listed below please email info@spmspta.org for more details and information:

President
Vice President
VP, Ways and Means
VP, Programs
VP, Membership
Recording Secretary
Treasurer
Financial Secretary
Financial Reviewer
Historian
Corresponding Secretary
Parliamentarian
Wish Night Chair


 

SPORTS
SPMS ATHLETIC BOOSTERS (Website)

Intramurals 6th – 8th Grade: Basketball 2/12 – 3/13 in the gym. Info at spmsathleticboosters.org/intramurals.  Your student can join any time!  All students are welcome.

Competitive Winter Sports: Please check the Athletic Boosters Website for details.


 

MUSIC
SPMS MUSIC BOOSTERS (Website)

We are the fundraising & volunteer support organization for the Music Departments at SPMS and the 3 local elementary schools. We aim to help inspire students, assist the music teachers, seek out new student performance opportunities, expand the music program, and provide bonding activities for music students. JOIN US in developing and maintaining an incredible music program for our talented SPMS and 5th grade music students.


 

CAMPUS HIGHLIGHTS

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