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Tamarac students support Shen and Shaker HS

Students Show Support for Shenendehowa and North Colonie

Tamarac students showed their support for Shenendehowa and North Colonie schools on Dec. 11 by wearing their school colors green and blue to honor two students who were tragically killed, and two others who were injured, in a car crash on Dec. 1. The Student Senate also made two large cards that will be delivered… Read more »

Tamarac senior Nadia Yaqoob

Tamarac Senior Creates New Webpage for Booster Club

The Booster Club has a new website thanks to Tamarac senior Nadia Yaqoob. Nadia redesigned the group’s website this year after learning web design in the Business Education Web Design & Development course last year. Nadia also created a webpage for the wrestling team last year and managed the webpage. “Nadia is very talented and… Read more »

Homeless walk

Students Volunteer and Contribute to Winter Walk for the Homeless

Members of the Tamarac freshman class participated in this year’s Joseph’s House Winter Walk for the Homeless on Saturday, Dec. 1. The snowy walk took place in downtown Troy and traced the footsteps of those less fortunate. “Our students walked with other community members to raise awareness of the hardships some of our neighbors face,”… Read more »

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 »