The Tam News

SMCSD presents desegregation plan

(Katharine Owen)

By Benjy Wall-Feng

April 8, 2020

The draft plan would provide pre-K, dual-language, and after-school programs, and outlines a commitment to hiring teachers of color.

Disparity in the Sausalito Marin City School District

Disparity in the Sausalito Marin City School District

By Lucas Rosevear

May 2, 2019

The Sausalito Marin City School District (SMCSD) was accused last December by the California Attorney General’s office of segregating schools on the basis of class and race, according to a letter obtained by the Marin Independent Journal. The district, comprised of two K-8 schools, Willow Creek Acade...

Dis(honor) Classes

Dis(honor) Classes

By Marie Hogan

March 27, 2017

On the first day of school, my honors chemistry teacher looked around the room and told us that we were there because we were brilliant, high achieving, and loved science. It wasn’t a joke, but most of the class laughed anyways. I don’t know anyone in that room who chose the honors track out of ...