Mr. Smith enters his 32nd year at Ramona where he teaches 8th grade P.E. and is also Director of A.S.B. In addition to teaching, Mr. Smith also coaches 8th Grade Girls Basketball and Track and Field at Ramona. He graduated from Bonita High School where he played Varsity Basketball and Badminton. Following high school Mr. Smith attended University of La Verne and played Basketball for 4 years and Badminton for 3. Mr. Smith was the recipient of the CAPHERD Pomona Valley Chapter Physical Education Teacher of the Year Award and has played a significant role in the development for the Fitness Lab, the Challenge Course, and the beautification of Ramona’s campus. As the Department Chair for P.E. Mr. Smith has led and been a member of numerous department awards including: the CA Exemplary Physical Education and Health Education Award and CAPHERD Southern District Physical Education Program of the Year. In addition to contributing to the department awards, Mr. Smith was named Ramona Middle School's Certificated Employee of the year and Bonita Unified Teacher of the year for the 2016-2017 school year. Mr. Smith has been married to his wife Cyndi for 27 years and they have two kids, Bradley and Jaclyn.
Favorite Sport(s): Basketball Favorite Sports Teams: Angels, Chargers, Clippers Hobbies: Golf, Throwing Darts, Shooting Pool, Throwing Horseshoes, Going to the Beach, Grilling Athletic Accomplishments: -All League Badminton -Hacienda Singles Champion -2 Year Team Captain for ULV Basketball Team -All Tournament Team for Point College Basketball Tournament -Consolation Champions for Doubles of Dominguez Hills Tournament Fun Fact(s) You May Not Have Known: First Male Badminton Player at ULV to Win a Singles Match -5-Time Mr. Weekend Champion Favorite Bands/Artist(s): Eagles, CCR, Tom Petty, Zac Brown, Jake Owen Favorite Vacation Spot: The Beach