September, 2016

Teacher Feature: Ms.Heyer

By Jasmyn Genchev Meet Ms. Devra Heyer, Tempe Prep’s newest 6th grade science teacher. She has a chemistry/bio major and an education minor from the University of Texas, and knows how to teach several different grade [...]

Teacher Feature: Mrs.Hunt

By Maya Kostov This year at Tempe Prep, we have a new 7th grade teacher in our midst. Her name is Mrs. Hunt. Mrs. Hunt graduated from ASU as a psychology major with a background in [...]

Teacher Feature: Ms.Kuntzelman

By Rachel Dinh Meet Ms. Kuntzelman, one of the newest teachers at TPA.Ms. Kuntzelman has been a teacher for about 19 years, with sixteen of those years beings spent in an after-school enrichment program. Now, she [...]

Art Club Off to a Fast Start

y Cole Klassen   Art Club is starting up again this year, and it’s coming back in a big way. “We have five times the students we had last year.” says Mr. Savaglio, one of the [...]

A Club for Everyone

By Lindsay Newfeld While Tempe Prep may be one of the smallest schools in Arizona, it is among the best in the state, both academically and athletically. The same goes for our wide array of school [...]

Staying True Leads to T.P.A’s Success

By Clara Moffitt To two long-time faculty members, Mrs. Nancy Calahan and her son Mr. Nate Calahan, Newsweek’s ranking of Tempe Prep as Arizona’s No. 1 high school is no surprise. Both say TPA has remained [...]

Mr. Granville launches Kickstarter campaign to market really cool shirt

By Rachel Dinh He’s not just a teacher. Or Tempe City Councilman and part-time lawyer. TPA’s very own Mr. Granville is also an entrepreneur, launching a Kickstarter for his own line of running shirts. The “Ice [...]

Olympian Pau Tonnesen got his start on TPA track team

By Carter Sampson Tempe Prep is not usually known for the great athletes it produces. The Socratic method and school uniforms tend not to attract elite athletes. But at least one of our alumni has broken [...]

Cross country runners break up the hard work with some fun

By Katherine Camberg Cross country season is just starting to pick up pace. Our high school runners have already had multiple meets. Team captain Genevieve Gaylor has hopes that “all of our runners will be able [...]

Tempe Prep swimmers showing championship potential

By Maya Kostov This year’s high school and middle school swim teams have had a great start to the new season. The high school team has had multiple meets so far and has done exceptionally well. [...]