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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 »

American Flag

Students, Faculty and Staff Honor Veterans with Flag Display

In honor of Veterans Day, students, faculty and staff created a display of American flags with personal messages of thanks and remembrance for fathers, mothers, uncles, grandparents and others close to them who served or are currently serving in the armed services. The display is in the Secondary School lobby.

High School Students Welcome the Community’s Senior Citizens

Tamarac High School held its annual Senior Citizens Concert and Luncheon on Thursday, November 8, welcoming hundreds of senior citizens from the community to listen to the High School Jazz Band, Concert Band and Choralaires. Students in the school’s Key Club then provided a free lunch to guests. Thank you to everyone who attended and… Read more »

Elementary School Library Receives $500 Worth of Free Books Through Grant Program

Tamarac Elementary School received $500 worth of free books this year through a Target Books for Schools Award grant. “A class of third graders helped me unpack the cartons and sort the contents,” said Library Media Specialist Janice Toomajian.”The children were excited to be the first students at Tamarac to handle the new books and… Read more »

Tamaraac Food Drive

Middle School Students Help Out Local Food Pantry

The Brunswick Cares Community Food Pantry received 800 food donations in November thanks to Tamarac Middle School students. “This is our third year partnering with Tamarac Middle School students and we couldn’t be more thrilled for this relationship of support,” said Erin Hvizdak from the Food Pantry. “Our goal is to work together as a… Read more »