The Tam News

PG&E shuts off power to Marin County to minimize fire risk

PG&E shuts off power to Marin County to minimize fire risk

By Johanna Meezan

October 9, 2019

It is unclear how long power will be cut off to Mill Valley, Bolinas, Sausalito, and Stinson Beach.

Pedestrian bridge between Hauke and Bayfront Park closed

Pedestrian bridge between Hauke and Bayfront Park closed

By Samantha Nichols

October 8, 2019

The bridge connecting Hauke and Bayfront Park was closed for repairs this September to due an unsafe support pier.

Mill Valley Seniors for Peace host climate strike with Tam students

Mill Valley Seniors for Peace host climate strike with Tam students

By Sam Jefferson and Saranyu Nel

October 7, 2019

The Mill Valley Seniors for Peace organized a rally with Tam students as a part of the Global Climate Strike movement.

PE department drops uniform requirement

PE department drops uniform requirement

By Katya Wasserman

September 19, 2019

The policy change, a result of recent districtwide budget cuts, requires that students provide their own athletic attire instead.

Karen Loebbaka sworn onto board of trustees

Karen Loebbaka sworn onto board of trustees

By Logan Little

August 18, 2019

Loebbaka, the president of the Redwood High School foundation, replaced Barbara Owens, who resigned in July.

Owens resigns from TUHSD board of trustees

Owens resigns from TUHSD board of trustees

By Logan Little

July 8, 2019

After a three decades-long career in the TUHSD, Owens resigned from the board of trustees. She said she hopes to continue working with the district.

Administration addresses scavenger hunt at town hall

Administration addresses scavenger hunt at town hall

By Lucas Rosevear

July 6, 2019

Parents, students, and school and district staff attended, as did the Marin Youth Court director. Whether the administration will be able to effect change without a cultural shift is unclear.

Unofficial attendance policy violates California Education Code

Unofficial attendance policy violates California Education Code

By Kennedy Cook and Lola Leuterio

June 24, 2019

The policy limits adult students to 10 self-excused absences, after which they must be excused by a parent or guardian. This is inconsistent with California Education Code 46012.