Sectional Champions

Parker kicker Cito Miller, Class of 2021, connects with the football, sending it over the outstretched arms of the defenders and into the driving rain.

He freezes in place, his line turning quickly to watch the end-over-end rotation as the ball sails through the upright; the referees throw their hands in the air to signal a made field goal from 27 yards.

And with that, Parker cemented a sectional championship for the first time since 2009.

New coach brings big vision to Parker Girls Basketball

Judy Spoelstra has an initial goal for girls basketball at Parker, and it’s a big one–grow the program. 

Judy is the new head coach of the varsity team. 

“I’m excited to be at Parker and to get the girls as excited as possible,” says Judy. “[Athletic Director] Anthony Thomas was making a strong push to rebuild the program and bring girls basketball along at Parker. I was interested because there was a lot of support.” 

Building a New Culture

Melissa Warner places high priority on support–both on and off the pitch. 

“I like the girls to have creativity on the field and to be able to support each other,” says Melissa, Varsity Girls Soccer head coach. “I want them to really learn and love the game and be able to navigate their lives through the game.” 

Parker Lands Spot on Newsweek's ‘Top STEM High Schools 2020’ List

Parker has been ranked among the top STEM schools in the country, according to Newsweek’s “Top STEM High Schools 2020” report released earlier this month. 

The School landed at No. 195 out of 500 schools ranked and grabbed the highest spot among independent schools in San Diego. 

A Middle School Math Adventure

It’s the beginning of G Block on Thursday, Nov. 7, and Cameron is setting the stage for a recently-created lesson he simply calls “Math Adventure.” It’s an interactive lesson–part scavenger hunt and part escape room–that will take the students around Parker’s Linda Vista Campus solving a series of problems necessary to decrypt the code needed to reset the system and “save humanity.” 

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New coach brings big vision to Parker Girls Basketball

New coach brings big vision to Parker Girls Basketball

Judy Spoelstra has an initial goal for girls basketball at Parker, and it’s a big one–grow the program.

Judy is the new head coach of the varsity team.

“I’m excited to be at Parker and to get the girls as excited as possible,” says Judy. “[Athletic Director] Anthony Thomas was making a strong push to rebuild the program and bring girls basketball along at Parker. I was interested because there was a lot of support.”

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Sectional Champions

Sectional Champions

Parker kicker Cito Miller, Class of 2021, connects with the football, sending it over the outstretched arms of the defenders and into the driving rain. He freezes in place, his line turning quickly to watch the end-over-end rotation as the ball sails through the...

read more
Building a New Culture

Building a New Culture

Melissa Warner places high priority on support–both on and off the pitch. 

“I like the girls to have creativity on the field and to be able to support each other,” says Melissa, Varsity Girls Soccer head coach. “I want them to really learn and love the game and be able to navigate their lives through the game.” 

read more
Parker lands spot on Newsweek’s ‘Top STEM High Schools 2020’ List

Parker lands spot on Newsweek’s ‘Top STEM High Schools 2020’ List

Parker has been ranked among the top STEM schools in the country, according to Newsweek’s “Top STEM High Schools 2020” report released earlier this month.

The School landed at No. 195 out of 500 schools ranked and grabbed the highest spot among independent schools in San Diego. The State of California had 82 schools ranked on the list, including top-ranked Stanford Online High School.

read more
A Middle School Math Adventure

A Middle School Math Adventure

“Agents.” Middle School Math teacher Cameron Townsend addresses his Grade 6 class.  “We need your help,” he reads off a prepared script. “Something went wrong with our climate control system in the bio-storage facility. The temperature is rising fast and if it gets...

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“Our Family vs. Their Team”

“Our Family vs. Their Team”

The weight room now boasts seven brand new half-rack workout stations, new dumbells and Olympic plates, and an updated design that retained the space’s featured slogan, “Our Family vs. Their Team.” 

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