The Tam News

Editorial: This is not a drill

(Tenaya Tremp)

By Editorial Staff

February 8, 2020

The recent lockdown at Tam demonstrated just how important it is to be prepared.

Police arrest suspect in connection to Monday’s lockdown

Police conduct search outside Tam. (Photo courtesy of Matthew Pera)

By Paige Anderson

January 27, 2020

The 21-year-old used an Airsoft replica gun and a mask for a Snapchat video made near campus.

Redwood Locks Down Due to Potential Gun Threat

Redwood Locks Down Due to Potential Gun Threat

By Nate Vogel

October 8, 2014

Redwood high school was put under lockdown for approximately 60 minutes on Wednesday, October 8, due to a report of a possible gun threat on campus. After no gun was found, the lockdown was ended, and Redwood principal David Sondheim released a statement to parents, students, and staff. “Today,...

Step By Step: Lockdowns

Graphic by: Dennis Lubensky

By Sarah Asch

December 20, 2013

After the shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School last December, ABC News reported that there have been 31 school shootings in the U.S. since the Columbine shooting in Colorado in 1999. In response to this rise, Tam admissions reviewed their lockdown policy and made a few adjustments. One was to differentiate...