Archive 2014-15

Exchange students preparing for summer adventures abroad

By Clara Moffitt This summer, five of our outstanding TPA Juniors will participate in the foreign exchange program sponsored by Tempe Sister Cities: Catherine Coriell, Christopher Moffitt, Noah Lewis, Jon Maza, and Clare Waddell. Tempe Sister [...]

Robotics team nets win and lots more at Nationals in St. Louis

By Billie Nagy Traveling to the St. Louis FIRST Robotics World Championship Competition was a fun, yet busy time. Because of the early competition schedules, the team had to wake up at the crack of dawn, [...]

Survey results favor forming student government

By Denzel Rustempasic Right now is a fantastic time to be a TPA student. For the first time in this school’s history, the creation of a student government is becoming a real possibility. What makes TPA [...]

Many TPA seniors have ambitious college plans

By Sarah Faulkner Tempe Prep is well known for preparing its graduates for top-notch colleges and universities around the country. Here’s a sampling of some of our current seniors’ higher-education plans. Anne Fischer will be attending [...]

Tempe Prep varsity golf season builds skills and friendships

By Chris Moffitt      Once again, Tempe Prep’s new sports teams are showing that they are a competitive force and can play with the big boys! The season of TPA’s Varsity Golf has ended but [...]

Disneyland workshop gives Cantamus members taste of professional creating

Cantamus Disney Trip By Chris Moffitt It claims to be “The Happiest Place on Earth,” and for TPA’s Cantamus members, it certainly proved to be so. On the weekend of April 24-25, Cantamus took their annual [...]

Robotics team savors success at Nationals

By Sammy Nagy Wednesday, April 22, after weeks of packing away parts and testing new contraptions, Tempe Prep’s robotics team, No. 3944, boarded early flights destined for St. Louis, Missouri, home of the annual FIRST Robotics [...]

Kierstin Thigpen gallops to top horsemanship honors

By Chris Moffitt Everybody dreams of owning a horse — of riding into the sunset, or feeling the wind on your face as you gallop away. But for Freshman Kierstin Thigpen, this dream is her reality. [...]

Tempe Prep Interact club boosts program to recycle used computers

By Yegor Zenkov Recently, TPA’s Interact club was able to donate seven computers to a local nonprofit. If you blink, you might miss it. Tucked in the side of Stardust Building Materials, 1720 W. Broadway Road [...]

Tiring but successful Speech and Debate season drawing to a close

By Rachel Neglia “It’s going to be nice to actually get more than five hours of sleep every night, now that the season’s over,” says Aimee Cheng, a freshman on TPA’s Speech and Debate team. This [...]