The Tam News

A Guide To Freshman Finals

A Guide To Freshman Finals

Kara Kneafsey

December 11, 2018


Filed under Opinion

Dear class of 2022,   Congratulations on being almost halfway through freshman year. I hope you can now tell your buildings apart and have figured out your favorite lunch spots. You're almost a real high schooler, there is just one more thing you have left to complete your initiation: Fina...

Tam Welcomes New Faculty: Daniel Philpot

Tam Welcomes New Faculty: Daniel Philpot

Kara Kneasfey

September 24, 2018


Filed under Lifestyles, Profiles

New history teacher, Daniel Philpot, is sympathizing with his freshman as he also learns to navigate Tam’s campus. “[My first few weeks] have been great, a real change of pace. I was coming from a small private school and the [Tam] community has been great and the students have been really engag...

Leadership announces new rally MCs

Leadership announces new rally MCs

Kara Kneafsey

September 20, 2018


Filed under News

Seniors Logan Zook and Holden Waltz will be this year’s rally MCs. “Holden and Logan show so much enthusiasm and embody the spirit and pride that we hope that the students will feel,” senior and rally co-commissioner Tessa Pares said. Auditions were held in the spring and applicants were li...

Tam Welcomes New Faculty: Michael Slattery

Tam Welcomes New Faculty: Michael Slattery

Kara Kneafsey

September 18, 2018


Filed under Lifestyles, Profiles

Special Education teacher Michael Slattery has returned to Tam after one year of teaching in Santa Rosa. “I entered into a teaching credential and masters program and so part of that was that I had to get a job last year and it just turned out that I found this job in Santa Rosa that was really gr...

Don’t Tell Me Everything Happens For a Reason

Don’t Tell Me Everything Happens For a Reason

Kara Kneafsey

June 16, 2018


Filed under Featured, Features

It was August of 2013, and the familiar San Francisco fog continued to roll in day after day. My life had been constantly changing the past seven months, making the disorder seem routine. Everything having to do with my sister’s condition had been evolving faster than I could follow.        ...

Baseball Mid-Season Update

Baseball Mid-Season Update

Kara Kneafsey

May 8, 2018


Filed under Sports

The varsity baseball team is up and running again, which means head coach and social studies teacher Nathan Bernstein can be found around campus talking non-stop about baseball to anyone who will listen. The team is currently fourth in MCAL (Marin County Athletic League) and 9-5 overall as of April 4. ...