The Tam News

(Courtesy of BPL Watch)

BPL Watch embarks on second season

By Samantha Nichols and Leah Kennedy January 7, 2021
The talk show was created last year by two class of '20 graduates, and has begun a second season hosted by four current seniors.
(Courtesy of Jennifer Dolan)

Ms. Dolan’s Double Life

By Samantha Nichols January 3, 2021
The history teacher's Instagram account where she posts photos of her "little monarch garden" of butterflies and caterpillars has brought smiles and admiration from her students and serves as a reminder to appreciate the little things in life.
(Ethan Swope)

District postpones return to in-person instruction

By Samantha Nichols December 18, 2020
Following a stay-at-home order that will remain in effect until Jan. 7, the Tam district has postponed its transition to a hybrid model and expects to be in full distance learning until at least mid-January.
(Samantha Nichols)

Mill Valley School District returns to site-based instruction

By Amelia Sandgren November 30, 2020
The district's elementary schools welcomed students into a hybrid learning model on Nov. 30, with the middle school to begin integrating students onto campus beginning Dec. 2.
(Courtesy of Brandon Johnson)

Profile: District board candidate Brandon Johnson

By Samantha Nichols October 30, 2020
If elected to the Board of Trustees, Johnson intends to implement policy, curriculum, and structural changes to promote racial equity.
(Henry Hoelter)

District parcel tax renewal, Measure M, on November ballot

By Samantha Nichols October 19, 2020
The measure would extend current parcel tax funding to maintain fiscal solvency in the district.
(Emily Stull)

The Fan Factor

By Samantha Nichols October 17, 2020
It’s difficult to predict what high school sports will look like when they start back up in the winter, but professional sports games have shown that whether athletes like it or not, spectators have become a crucial part of the sporting experience.
(Ethan Swope)

District announces, revises plans for fall reopening

By Samantha Nichols July 21, 2020
The 2020-21 school year will begin with distance learning while public health guidelines remain restrictive.
(Tenaya Tremp)

Title IX’s foul ball

By Luke Ferris and Samantha Nichols April 22, 2020
Title IX was meant to end gender imbalance in high school and college sports. But it also led to a lack of female coaches — a disparity that our community is no exception to.
(Tenaya Tremp)

My “remote learning experience”

By Samantha Nichols March 22, 2020
Online school has been very different than expected.
Graphic based on critical eyewitness, Hugo Slothower's, sketch (Tenya Tremp).

Lockdown sparks concerns over emergency procedure

By Paige Anderson February 7, 2020
Students brought up several issues concerning their peers’ behavior as well as the actions of substitute teachers during the lockdown.
Volunteers participate in cleaning up the Mattie and Clarence Boatman Community Garden in Marin City.
(Samantha Nichols)

Performing Stars hosts MLK Day of Service

By Samantha Nichols February 6, 2020
Local volunteers helped with clearing the historic Orchard Trail, cleaning up the community garden, and picking up trash around Marin City.
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