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January Students of the month

Congratulations to Middle School Students of the Month

Congratulations to students Zachary Baldwin, Laura Bornt, Korey Brock, Christopher Caiazza, Jesse LeVan and Julia Milos who were recognized as Students of the Month on Feb. 1. The awards, which were read over the morning announcements, are part of the Middle School’s Character Education program to recognize students in front of their peers. “Trustworthiness was… Read more »

Student trip to DC

Tamarac High School Students Tour Nation’s Capital

They had to wait four years but 14 National Honor Society students will finally get their chance to visit the U.S. Capitol and other Washington, D.C. sites this weekend. Social Studies teacher Jordan Carroll explained students were supposed to visit Washington, D.C. in 8th grade but a snow storm canceled the trip. With the bus… Read more »

Tamarac Alumnus Creates Documentary While Studying Abroad in South Africa

Tamarac alumnus Winslow Murdoch ’09 recently created a documentary during his senior year at Connecticut College. While studying abroad in South Africa, he created “Ukudlala”, a documentary about young men who participate in Oasis, an organization that partners with South African Homeless Street Soccer to use the sport as an education tool for underprivileged children… Read more »

District Now Accepting Out-of-District Students on Tuition Basis

The Board of Education has agreed to allow parents to pay tuition for out-of-district students to attend Tamarac schools. “We have received numerous calls from parents in surrounding communities who would prefer to send their children to Tamarac schools because of the reputation of our educational programs,” said Superintendent Lou McIntosh. “We have the capacity… Read more »

December students of the month

Congratulations to the December Students of the Month

Congratulations to Kendra Freer, Alexis Duncan, Jakob Fontaine, Vance Gardner, Katherine Champagne, Jacob Wienman, Halle Brust and Payton Hyra who were recognized as Students of the Month for December. The awards, which are read over the morning announcements, are part of the Middle School’s Character Education program to recognize students in front of their peers…. Read more »

Church donations

Local Church Works With District to Provide for Families in Need

Local families in need received food, cooking items and presents this year thanks to the efforts of the Redeeming Love Gospel Church in Troy, which worked with School Counselor Sue Grimmick to identify families that needed assistance. Members of the church brought dozens of bags filled with items for a “Christmas breakfast” that were then… Read more »