The Tam News

County introduces Race Equity Planning Committee

County introduces Race Equity Planning Committee

By Logan Little

October 10, 2020

The committee's 15-20 members will be tasked with revising the county's 2017 Race Equity Plan.

Black Student Union hosts meeting with Mill Valley mayor

The meeting was held in Mead Theater, and all attendees were required to wear masks and practice social distancing. (Logan Little)

By Logan Little

June 30, 2020

Attendees expressed their concerns with the mayor’s remarks and detailed their experiences with racism at Tam and in Marin. 

Board reinstates assistant superintendent position

Dr. Kimberlee Armstrong will assume the position of assistant superintendent on July 1. (Courtesy of Kimberlee Armstrong)

By Ronan Grele

May 22, 2020

The position will be filled by Dr. Kimberlee Armstrong, previously the Head of Equity and Public Relations for the Edmonds High School District in Northern Washington.

Taupier announces new grading system for distance learning

(Ethan Swope)

By Logan Little

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.

District extends school closures through end of school year

(Ethan Swope)

By Logan Little

April 7, 2020

The Tamalpais Union High School District will provide more information on how grades, graduation, transcripts, scholarships, and distance learning will be handled in the near future.

Tennis coach turmoil continues

Former girls' and boys' tennis coach Bill Washauer poses with the girls' tennis team after a tournament victory last season. (Courtesy of Tenaya Tremp)

By Logan Little

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.

TUHSD proposes second parcel tax to stabilize budget

(Johanna Meezan)

By Logan Little

February 7, 2020

Measure B would replace a prior district parcel tax, Measure J, and raise the district $23 million dollars annually for a maximum of 10 years.

Former assistant football coach arrested for child pornography

(Ethan Swope)

By Logan Little

January 11, 2020

Principal J.C. Farr will hold an informational meeting about John de Lorimier's arrest on Monday, January 13.