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Students of the month

Congratulations to the March Students of the Month

Congratulations to Gloria Parrales, Claire Stafford, Anthony Milazzo, Robert Doyle, Mikayla Quillinan, Gabrielle Ghikas, Brett Gicobbi, Korey Brock, Serena Bentley and Jared Vartigian who were recognized as students of the month for March. The awards, which are read over the morning announcements, are part of the Middle School’s Character Education program to recognize students in… Read more »

signing team

Erickson and Henderson Sign National Letter of Intent

Tamarac seniors Jenna Erickson and Adiya Henderson both signed National Letters of Intent to play basketball at St. Thomas Aquinas College. They were joined by their families, friends, coaches and district officials as they signed and accepted their scholarships. Jenna and Adiya helped lead the Tamarac girls’ varsity basketball team to advance to the State… Read more »

Tamarac Alum Plays Division I Football at Virginia Tech

Wade Hansen, a 2011 Brunswick CSD graduate, is the first Tamarac student to play football at a Division I school. Hansen is a defensive tackle at Virginia Tech University after transferring from RPI.  Click here to see his bio on Virginia Tech’s website. Congratulations, Wade!

Tamarac Secondary School Held Successful Lockdown Drill

Tamarac Secondary School held a successful lockdown drill this morning. Representatives from the Rensselaer County Sheriffs’ Emergency Services Unit, NYS State Troopers and Health and Safety officer Tim Levan observed the procedures and gave complimentary reviews.  The school will make minor changes to improve the effectiveness of the drill, but is pleased with the results… Read more »

Both Tamarac Teams Advance to Odyssey of the Mind World Competition

Both Tamarac teams came in first place at the Odyssey of the Mind State Competition held in Binghamton, NY this weekend. The teams now advance to the World Tournament at the University of Iowa, May 28-31. Tamarac competed in the Driver’s Test Div I competition and Seeing is Believing Div II competition. Congratulations teams, we… Read more »

Becky Tennyson

Tennyson Selected for Summer Science Research Institute

Tamarac Middle School science teacher, Becky Tennyson, has been selected to participate in a pilot program from Questar III BOCES called Summer Science Research Institute. Tennyson is one of five participants who were chosen for the competitive program. The two year commitment, pairs each participant with a local scientist to participate in hands-on scientific research for seven weeks…. Read more »

Erickson and Henderson Featured in Troy Record

Tamarac seniors Jenna Erickson and Adiya Henderson are featured in today’s Troy Record. Erickson has been named the Small School Player of the Year in girls’ basketball. Click here to read the article…  Henderson was named to the All-Area Small School Girls’ Basketball Team. Click here to read the article… Congratulations to both of them!