The Tam News

Bomb squad detonates explosives discovered in Homestead Valley
Board approves $1.4 million in programming cuts

May 6, 2020

The cuts include a one-year suspension of the Team program, an indefinite suspension of the teacher leader program, and removal of several release periods, including those for Leadership, Global Studies, and journalism. 

Taupier announces new grading system for distance learning

April 21, 2020

All students who are considered in “good standing” in their academic courses will receive an A in R5 and R6. These will be averaged with their R4 grades to determine their final semester grades.

Tam tackles distance learning

April 16, 2020

Staff and students are facing a variety of challenges adjusting to remote learning.


Tam has a problem with white fragility
COVID-19: A manmade disaster

COVID-19: A manmade disaster

April 19, 2020

Although the coronavirus has many possible origins, there is evidence that wet markets play a part in the spread of disease.

Why I don’t drive

Why I don’t drive

April 12, 2020

When you sit behind the wheel, you become responsible for your life, your passengers’ lives, and the lives of other drivers.

Gingers aren’t that weird, guys

Gingers aren’t that weird, guys

March 24, 2020

They are, in fact, regular people.

My “remote learning experience”

My “remote learning experience”

March 22, 2020

Online school has been very different than expected.

How to: Instagram

How to: Instagram

March 15, 2020

Advice from an expert on how to curate your Instagram for a certified artsy theme.

Why I’m worth more than everyone I know
Drag has gone digital in the age of quarantine

Drag has gone digital in the age of quarantine

April 3, 2020

Here's how you can help it adapt.

Lindsey Tenaglia: The reality of digital

Lindsey Tenaglia: The reality of digital

March 24, 2020

As one of the few digital artists at Tam, junior Lindsey Tenaglia stands out for her distinctive style.

Review: Co – Star

Review: Co – Star

March 20, 2020

I downloaded the app so you don't have to.

Review: Elon Musk’s “Don’t Doubt Ur Vibe”

Review: Elon Musk’s “Don’t Doubt Ur Vibe”

March 15, 2020

For a man of multimillion-dollar ideas, Musk should have left this song on the cutting room floor. 

Title IX’s foul ball
Spring sports season canceled

Spring sports season canceled

April 13, 2020

Spring sectional, regional, and state championship events have also been canceled as a result of the coronavirus.

School sports canceled due to COVID-19

School sports canceled due to COVID-19

March 23, 2020

All practices and games are postponed until TUHSD schools are reopened.

Morgan steps down as basketball coach

Morgan steps down as basketball coach

March 23, 2020

After six years of leading the boys' basketball program, social studies teacher Tim Morgan has resigned to spend more time with his family.

Tennis coach turmoil continues

Tennis coach turmoil continues

March 15, 2020

Longtime girls' and boys' tennis coach Bill Washauer was dismissed without explanation in December. Now his replacement has abruptly left the position.