The Tam News

Night Custodians: Highlighting the Hidden

Night Custodians: Highlighting the Hidden

By Jenna Tuttle and Jenna Tuttle

March 24, 2011

It’s 10 o’clock on Tuesday night and all is quiet in Keyser Hall except for the closing of a door and the soft pitter-patter of footsteps. All souls have left the campus except for the occasional Mock Trial kid, the elusive journalism nerds, and five night custodians. Each custodian, supervised by...

Access denied

Access denied

By Jenna Tuttle

February 17, 2011

Behind the veil of the internet, a quiet war for morality rages. The school librarian sees it as censorship. The information technology systems specialist sees it as protection. The it factor is an Internet filtering system called Lightspeed which blocks certain websites deemed inappropriate for school....

Photo Gallery: Playing out of the Spotlight

Photo Gallery: Playing out of the Spotlight

December 14, 2010

Not all sports are a part of Tam. Some sports have to be done outside of school. Sports like fencing and mountain biking, while not Tam sponsored, are participated by Tam students. Read More »...

That’s not awkward at all

By Jenna Tuttle

November 23, 2010

I abstain from using the A word. This particular A word is not short for a--. It's not innocent censorship, not like H-E-double hockey sticks. My A word is an abbreviation for awkward, an over used and damaging speech trend in my Tam High life. Walking through campus this very afternoon, I couldn't help...

Boys soccer becomes MCAL champions

November 16, 2010

Tamalpais High School’s varsity boys soccer team scored big in the first post-season competition of the year and continued on to become MCAL champions before losing against Cardinal Newman High School 1-0 on November 6. Tam’s first MCAL game, played on October 25 against Redwood, was won by Tam 1-0...