The Tam News

Crackdown: Admin introduces new attendance policies

Crackdown: Admin introduces new attendance policies

By Max Goldberg and Charlie Rosgen

December 14, 2018

In an effort to reduce student tardiness and establish a punctual culture at Tam, the administration introduced two new tardy policies in the final months of the first semester.   The first initiative was announced on December 5 via the administrative newsletter. If a student is late to the same ...

Lapp to Teach Weight Training

Lapp to Teach Weight Training

By Haydn Wall

May 22, 2014

Physics teacher David Lapp will take on the role of weight training coach for the first time for the 2014-15 school year, in addition to his four physics classes. While in the past he has taken on a math class to fill the five-section requirement, this year the administration yielded to Lapp’s longstanding...

Gourmet Club: Lapping up International Cuisine

Gourmet Club: Lapping up International Cuisine

By Anthony Mazzini

February 11, 2014

An underground and exclusive society known as the Gourmet Club has been making quality and delectable food this year with little recognition. Students walking by David Lapp’s physics classroom can occasionally smell the enticing aroma of homemade cooking, but the Gourmet Club still manages to kee...

Learning Goes Social: The New Age of Teacher-Student Communication

Learning Goes Social: The New Age of Teacher-Student Communication

By Devon Stoeber

May 31, 2013

One school night, sophomore Madelyn Lunder gets ready to begin her homework by checking her planner. After she realizes she forgot to write some assignments down she logs on to her Facebook. Lunder is a member of her sophomore English and social studies Core class Facebook group where she can ask fellow...

GALLERY: Welcome back rally 2012

GALLERY: Welcome back rally 2012

By Cody Duane-McGlashan

September 11, 2012

On September 7, Tam held its 2012 "Welcome Back" rally. Events included the senior entrance, the dance team performance, and more. Here is a collection of photos from the event.