About Us

The SPMS Yearbook staff has transitioned from creating the yearbook to becoming journalists of the Tiger Cub Times. The Tiger Cub Times is South Pasadena Middle School’s online newspaper to update you on our school’s most recent events. From sports to the musical, Tiger Cub Times is ready working weekly to get you the most popular stories.

The SPMS Yearbook staff has transitioned from creating the yearbook to becoming journalists of the Tiger Cub Times. The Tiger Cub Times is South Pasadena Middle School’s online newspaper to update you on our school’s most recent events. From sports to the musical, Tiger Cub Times is ready working weekly to get you the most popular stories.

 

Paige Reynolds

Paige Reynolds is in her second year of Yearbook, returning as one of the Co Editors in Chief. Paige wishes to pursue Yearbook and/or Tiger next year in high school. When she isn’t writing or taking pictures, Paige plays for the club volleyball team, Forza.

Brynn Buckley

Brynn Buckley is in her second year of Yearbook, returning as one of the Co Editors in Chief. When Brynn grows up she wants to go to UCSC in Santa Cruz and major in psychology. When she isn’t working on the book, she plays volleyball and watches Netflix.

Lily Wildman

Lily Wildman is in her first year of Yearbook as the Design Editor. When Lily grows  up, she wants to become a veterinarian. When Lily is not deigning spreads or taking photos, you can find her practicing her ballet skills. 

Ellie Mendel

8th grader, Ellie Mendel, is in her second year of yearbook. This year, she is one of the Copy Editors that makes our stories shine! Ellie enjoys covering stories about student activism and sports. Outside of her academic life, Ellie partakes in sports such as soccer, tennis, and swim.

Caroline Haines

Caroline Haines is in her first year of Yearbook as one of the Copy Editors. Caroline takes interest in covering stories about cross country and other sports. When she isn’t writing or taking photos, you can find her practicing for her competitive Irish dance team.

Isabella Shotwell

Isabella Shotwell is in eighth grade and is one of our Copy Editors. Isabella takes interest in covering entertainment stories such as current events, pop culture, and student activism. Isabella wants to continue her journalistic journey as a yearbook or newspaper editor and pursue her love for writing. When she is not writing, Isabella enjoys dancing, sketching, watching Netflix, and traveling.

Taylor Calva

Taylor Calva is a 8th grader in Yearbook as a Photo Editor. This is Taylor’s first year in yearbook however, she has been working non stop! You can always find Taylor taking photos for sports, school events, student life, really anything! Taylor also takes on extra projects such as the headshots for this years musical and being the lead photographer for the 8th grade superlatives.

Ashley Talbot

Marley Talbot, a 7th grader, is an aspiring writer who enjoys covering leisure activities around the school such as popular hangout spots for students. Outside of Yearbook, Marley loves to sing, act, and create art. She hopes to interest people through her writing.

 

Kyra Nielsen

Kyra Nielsen is an active member inside and outside of school. Volleyball, Girl Scouts, and the musical are just a few examples of what Kyra partakes in. She enjoys covering topics that represent our school such as our sports teams or our unique clubs. When she’s not busy participating in her activities, Kyra relaxes by watching Netflix or eating food.

 

Brynn Buckley

Brynn Buckley is in her first year of Yearbook as a 7th grader and hopes to continue her journalistic path next year. Brynn takes interest in writing about our school’s spirit days and sports. After school, she helps out with the musical as a member of the costume team and is a Girl Scout. Brynn aspires to be a newspaper publisher or have one of her stories featured on T.V.

 

Ella Mizota-Wang

Ella Mizota-Wang is a 7th grade Yearbook member who takes part in covering topics including student activism, art, and social media. Ella not only writes and reviews art, but enjoys drawing herself. She sees herself as a newspaper editor revising stories in the future.

 

Alexa Morales

Alexa Morales is a writer for our Yearbook who focuses on covering stories about our school’s students. Alexa enjoys participating in the arts as a dancer, singer, and actor. She is currently in two musicals and working hard to produce a great show. Alexa’s journalistic goal is to write stories that she hopes people would enjoy.

 

Ellie Mendel

7th grader, Ellie Mendel, is although undecided about her journalistic path, she enjoys covering stories about student activism and sports. Outside of her academic life, Ellie partakes in sports such as soccer, tennis, and swim.


 

Reagan Rogers

Reagan Rogers is in Yearbook for her first year as a seventh grader. Reagan does profiles on kids who aren’t featured as much in the Yearbook. Outside of school, Reagan enjoys creating art and reading. In the future, she wants to work in the T.V. and entertainment industry.

 

Isabella Shotwell

Isabella Shotwell is in seventh grade and takes interest in covering entertainment stories such as current events, pop culture, and student activism. Isabella wants to continue her journalistic journey as a yearbook or newspaper editor and pursue her love for writing. When she is not writing, Isabella enjoys dancing, sketching, watching Netflix, and traveling.

 

Dailin Leong

Dailin Leong is in her first year of Yearbook as a 7th grader and enjoys writing. She enjoys covering stories about student life and musical arts. Outside of school, Dailin loves eating and watching The Office. She aspires to become a dedicated writer.