Tiger Tidbits Newsletter – 04.21.24

NEWS & ANNOUNCEMENTS

PARENT EDUCATION
4/25 (THU) @ 6:30pm via Zoom (register here)

 

 

Thursday April 25th, 6:30pm via Zoom
“Period Empowerment”
by R.E.D. & SPMS
Register Here

 


 

PTA COFFEE
4/26 (FRI) @ 8:00am SPMS QUAD

 

Please join us for coffee to discuss all things middle school with incoming 6th grade parents.  Thank you to Charlie’s Coffee House for generously donating coffee!
 


 

SPMS SPRING PARENT SOCIAL
4/26 (FRI) @ 5:30-7:30PM BISTRO DE LA GARE

 

Let’s cheers to spring before the school year comes to an end. Stop by to meet & mingle with other SPMS parents. We hope to see you on the patio! This is an adult only, un-hosted PTA event.
 


 

POKER NIGHT
5/4 TENTATIVE NEW DATE

Tentative New Date – Saturday 5/4! The Athletic Boosters and DUDES apologize for the change and appreciate your understanding. We know this new date may conflict with some families’ plans, and the DUDES will offer refunds to attendees who cannot make the new date – please email southpasdudes@gmail.com. Thank you!
 


 

PARENT EDUCATION
FAMILY MATTERS SERIES


You can watch the presentation for Rewards, Discipline and Consequences by clicking on the above flyer. This session focuses on creating a system of rewards and consequences that everyone can agree on. 
Coming Up:
Rules, Rituals and Myths
Thursday, May 9th @6:30PM via Zoom
Register Here

 

LIBRARY CORNER
ROZANNA BARANETS, SPMS LIBRARIAN

See past articles here. Reminder that your student has access to free audiobooks!
 

 


 

SPORTS
ATHLETIC BOOSTERS (WEBSITE)

INTRAMURALS: Your student can join anytime. Check the Athletic Boosters website for details.

COMPETITIVE: Track & Field. Check the Athletic Boosters website for details.


 

MUSIC
MUSIC BOOSTERS (WEBSITE)

 

 Music Festival
Wednesday, May 29th 5:00pm
SPMS Quad

Enjoy performances from our 5th grade band, 6th grade band, choir, orchestra, intermediate band, jazz band, and advanced band. Doors open at 5pm, so bring your own lawn chair or blanket for seating, and don’t forget to indulge in delicious tacos, quesadillas, drinks, desserts, and snacks available for purchase or bring your own picnic for our last concert of the year!


 

HIGH SCHOOL INFO
FOR CURRENT 8TH GRADE FAMILIES

NEW EVENT! Parent Coffee @ SPHS
(for incoming freshman families)
5/8 (WED) 8:15am

Summer Opportunities Forum (watch 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 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.

Instagram & Online Accounts (see list here)
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.