Honors 10 Students Excel at History Competition

Honors 10 students

Tamarac’s Honors 10 class excelled at the Capital Region History Day competition held at the New York State Museum on Mar. 23.

Competing against students from other schools in the region, Tamarac students worked in groups as they researched aspects of local history while examining the theme “Triumph and Tragedy”.

Each of Tamarac’s teams received medals and three of the four groups advanced to the state competition in Cooperstown on Apr. 29.

“The Anti-Rent War: The Second American Revolution”
Carter Casey, Jackson Domurad, Tyler Filarecki, Adam Fountain, Liam McDonough
2nd Place Senior Division Website

“Blown to Bits: The Triumph and Tragedy of the Schaghticoke Powder Mill”
Vanessa Baldwin, Marissa Gosselin, Jordyn Sorel and Katelyn Stancliffe
1st Place Senior Division Website
Best Overall Website Design Award – Senior Division

“Charles Nalle: A Triumphant Rescue from the Tragedy of Slavery”
Grace D’Angelo, Syrita Faraj, Catrina Murphy, Michaela Pomposello
3rd Place Senior Division Exhibit

“The Death of Forest Park Cemetery…and the Rebirth”
Kendall Lapham, Allie Motzer, Madeline Murphy, Tara Simmons
1st Place Senior Division Exhibit