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*The SDSCPA would like to congratulate Paloma Mercier, Isabelle Decong, and Christine Maninang for winning Scholastic Art and Writing awards (* * On Feb. 26, representatives from SeaWorld will be giving an Audition Information Workshop after school in the Florence Johnson Theatre. * Congratulations to Jordan Humphries on his acceptance to the Musicians Institute: College of Contemporary Music * Congratulations to Eddie Garcia and Aliyah Malcolm who have been cast by the Playwright Project. * SCPA welcomes the RESCUE SCG Team of Cheyne and Francine * The SCPA Jazz Ensemble was awarded “Best Jazz Ensemble” at the KSDS 88.3 Jazz Festival this last weekend. Additionally, the following students won “Outstanding Soloist Awards”: Jarien Jamanila, TJ Smith, Julian Esparza, John Steele, Cameron Alforque. In addition, Jarien Jamanila was awarded a FULL SCHOLARSHIP to the UCSD Jazz camp, worth $1500! He will be studying with Jazz legend Charles McPherson!


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College Extravaganza

March 21, 2015 from 12:00-4pm
SCPA Library
This Saturday SCPA will host its very first College Extravaganza. The event connects families and students with information on educational opportunities available after graduation.
Meet guest speakers, enjoy free food, and have a chance to walk away with a San Diego Charger jersey, gift card, or other IMIN prizes!!!
College Our community and students have amazing opportunities for post-secondary education, and institutions that visit our school can provide tremendous benefits including merit scholarships, financial aid information, how to apply to college, how to audition, how to prepare your portfolio, how to write your letter of intent, and much more!


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13: The Musical

hilarious, coming-of-age musical about discovering that "cool" is sometimes where we least expect it.

Geek. Poser. Jock. Beauty Queen. Wannabe. These are the labels that can last a lifetime. With an unforgettable rock score from TONY Award-winning composer Jason Robert Brown, (Parade, The Last Five Years, Bridges Of Madison County) 13 is a musical about fitting in – and standing out!

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A hilarious, coming of-age musical about discovering that "cool" is sometimes where we least expect it.
Evan Goldman is plucked from his fast paced, preteen New York City life and plopped into a sleepy Indiana town following his parents divorce. Surrounded by an array of simpleminded middle school students, he needs to establish his place in the popularity pecking order. Can he situate himself on a comfortable link of the food chain or will he dangle at the end with outcasts?!

Upcoming Events

    MONDAY 3/30 - FRIDAY 4/3
    Spring Break (NO SCHOOL)
    MONDAY 4/6 (Odd)
    2pm Jazz combo rehearsal
    2pm 13 rehearsal
    2pm Kiss Me, Kate rehearsal
    TUESDAY 4/7 (Even)
    Dance Concert pullout in FJT
    13 Pullout in OKT
    Kiss Me, Kate rehearsal
    2:15pm Common Core Committee meeting
    WEDNESDAY 4/8 (Odd)
    Dance Concert pullout in FJT
    13 pullout in OKT
    2pm Kiss Me, Kate rehearsal
    THURSDAY 4/9 (Even)
    2pm Kiss Me, Kate rehearsal
    2:30pm 13 in OKT (BUY TICKETS NOW)
    2:30pm In Motion Dance Concert in FJT  (BUY TICKETS NOW)
    FRIDAY 4/10 (Odd)
    12:20pm In Motion Dance Sharing  in FJT
    2pm Kiss Me, Kate! rehearsal
    7pm 13 in OKT (BUY TICKETS NOW)
    7pm In Motion Dance Concert (BUY TICKETS NOW)
    SATURDAY 4/11
    7:30am Assets Saturday Scholars
    7:30am Practice AP Calculus AB Exam in library
    2pm 13 in OKT (BUY TICKETS NOW)
    7pm 13 in OKT (BUY TICKETS NOW)
    7pm In Motion Dance Concert (BUY TICKETS NOW)


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