Athletic Teams Honored for Excellence in Academics

Congratulations to the boys and girls soccer teams and girls volleyball team who were named Scholar/Athlete Teams by the New York State Public High School Athletic Association. The teams received the recognition by earning at least a 90% team average for the first quarter. Student athletes will be recognized by the Board of Education for… Read more »

November Students of the month

November Students of the Month Recognized

Students Liam Bulmer, Ashley Ellis, Julianna Keeler, Nathaniel LaPlante and Aaron Roddy were recognized as Students of the Month on Nov. 30. The awards, which were read over the morning announcements, are part of Tamarac Middle School’s Character Education program to recognize students in front of their peers. “I would like to congratulate these students… Read more »

Students Create Mural for Veterans Honor Garden

Thanks to funding from an Arts in Education grant, local artist in residence Ellen Crane worked with Tamarac Middle School students in November to create a mural for the Veterans Honor Garden. The mural will be placed on the wall of the garden, a service learning project started last school year by 7th graders. Students… Read more »

Girsimran Sahota Wins Spelling Bee

Eighth Grader Gursimran Sahota Wins Annual Tamarac Spelling Bee

Eighth grader Gursimran Sahota will represent Tamarac at the 2012 Greater Capital Region Spelling Bee after winning Tamarac’s annual Grade 4-8 Spelling Bee in November. Gursimran will compete against students from school districts across the Capital Region on Feb. 7 at the competition held at Proctors Theatre in Schenectady. Congratulations and good luck!

Tamarac Bread Project

Students Donate Bread They Baked to Local Organizations

The Brunswick Cares Community Food Pantry, Community Meal program at First Baptist Church in Troy and Joseph’s House and Shelter received freshly baked bread in November thanks to the Class of 2016. As part of a service project, students participated in National Bread Month, baking bread and donating it to local organizations. “By participating in… Read more »