The Tam News

Bernstein wins Coach of the Year

Photo by Kara Kneafsey

By Ava Finn

June 5, 2019

"I’d like to think I won not just because of winning the championship this year because I do try really hard to instill positive values in the kids."

Haight Wins Coach of the Year

Haight Wins Coach of the Year

By Miles Rubens and Miles Rubens

June 11, 2018

Girls golf coach John Haight was awarded this year’s Coach of the Year award by the Tam Administration. Haight, who has coached the team for ten  seasons, was given the award for his leadership, positive attitude, and sportsmanship. Haight first learned he had received the award  in a letter fr...

AIM Student Wins National Award

By Dahlia Zail

December 12, 2017

Tam senior Keldon Duane-McGlashan won the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences Award for Best Student Editor in the United States, for the 2016-2017 school year. The piece submitted was a personal statement, something he worked on in school as an assignment from AIM. According to AIM teac...

Junior Lily Buder Wins Grant from Tutor Corps

Junior Lily Buder Wins Grant from Tutor Corps

By Holly Parkin

March 25, 2014

The Tutor Corps Foundation awarded junior Lily Buder the $250 Susan Lindquist Community Service Grant on February 25. Buder received the grant for the volunteer program she has created in partnership with Bridge the Gap, which provides tutoring services and college prep courses to K-12 grade students...

Michael Krause Wins “Heroes in the Classroom” Award

Photo courtesy of San Francisco Heroes in the Classroom

By Cody Duane-McGlashan

October 20, 2013

English teacher Michael Krause received the Symetra Heroes in the Classroom award on October 9, becoming the third teacher at Tam to receive this honor. Symetra Heroes in the Classroom is run by Symetra in partnership with the National Football League and Wells Fargo. Krause was nominated for the...

Science teacher Ms. Tucker wins major award

AWARD WINNER: Ms. Tucker was surprised with a giant check from the Amgen foundation. Photo by: Emma Boczek

By Cassie Jeong

May 31, 2012

Science teacher April Tucker received the Amgen Award for Science Teaching Excellence (AASTE) from the Amgen Foundation on May 17. Tucker was one of nine science teachers selected from across the United States, Puerto Rico, and Canada for the AASTE. The goal of the program, as stated on the Amgen...