Our purpose is to inspire, challenge and empower all students to acquire the knowledge, skills and values to become a successful, responsible and caring citizen in a diverse society.
Please take a look at our daily bulletin (to the right) to see the altered daily schedule during CAASPP testing. It is very important that students stay on campus during their testing time. Please try not to schedule appointments where students will be away from their testing classroom time. Thank you.
Pennies for Patients - Deadline 4/27/16 - Take your decorated boxes to Room 216 for the box decorating competition.
2016-2017 Binder Reminder / Agenda Cover Artwork - Deadline 4/31/16 - Your design should be on 8 1/2 x 11 paper, in full color and contain the information on the POSTERS you see around campus. Come to Mrs. Tanaka's room in 102 for more information and to turn in your drawing.
8th Grade DC Trip Photo Contest - Deadline April 29 - To students who went to the Washington DC trip: Photo contest has been extended to next Friday, April 29th. Please follow the contest guidelines and submit your photo to either Ms. Chen or Mrs. Horridge.
All tickets can be purchased at the door. Paypal and payments into the office are now closed. Thank you!
If so, please assist the SPMS PTA by filling out a nomination form online ordownloading a form and returning or emailing the completed form by May 1, 2016, to Rebecca Haidar at firstname.lastname@example.org or drop off in the SPMS office. Thank you!
Please mark your calendars for next and final Staff Appreciation Lunch on THURSDAY, May 5th @ 11:30 AM and help us provide a delicious meal to our hard working staff for one last time this school year. We would like to create a big taco bar for the staff to enjoy.
Read It Forward author Holly Goldberg Sloan will be visiting SPMS all day on Wednesday, May 4. We hope your student has read her book Counting by 7s by now, and here are some other ways your student can participate:
Questions? Contact Betsy Kahn, SPMS Librarian, at email@example.com
Collection Days: Wednesday & Fridays in Homeroom
Thank you for your donations! Last Day to Donate is April 27.
YEARBOOK SALES - June 3 - Cash Only
For families who forgot to purchase a 2016 Yearbook, by the March 18 deadline, please note there will be approximately 100 yearbooks for sale, after school on June 3 in Room 107 - $65 CASH ONLY - first come, first served. A line will form outside of the Oak Street entrance to the school, a sign will be posted.
8th Grade T-shirt/ Sweatshirt - Only a few left...
Hurry up and buy your 8th Grade t-shirt and sweatshirt because supplies are running out! Come to room 113 with cash or a check during homeroom! T- shirts are $15 and sweatshirts are $25, First Come, First Served!
8th Grade Panoramic Pictures - Only a few left
If you haven't purchased your 8th Grade Panoramic 2016 Picture, please see Mrs. Kennedy. There are less than a dozen left for sale. $19 each.
SPMS SCHOOL CALENDAR
Key Dates for the 2015-2016 School Year
First Day of School - Thursday, August 20, 2015
Back to School Night - Wednesday, September 2, 2015
Parent Conference Week - October 19, 2015 to October 23, 2015
Thanksgiving Break - November 23-27, 2015
Winter Break - December 21, 2015 to January 1, 2016
Spring Break - April 4-8, 2016
Last Day of School - Wednesday, June 8, 2016
First Day of School - Thursday, August 18, 2016
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South Pasadena Educational Foundation
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