The Tam News

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.

District campuses closed to minimize impact of COVID-19

Visitors to district websites were met with an alert describing the shutdown. (Tamalpais Union High School District)

By Johanna Meezan

March 12, 2020

Currently, there are no known cases of COVID-19 directly impacting the district.

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.

New law requires California high schools to start no earlier that 8:30 a.m.

(Saranyu Nel)

By Tenaya Tremp

November 16, 2019

Governor Gavin Newsom signed a bill on October 13 that requires most middle and high schools to push back their start times by the start of the 2022 school year. This was passed as a result of research that show that teen's natural sleep cycle clashes with early start times.