THF Grants Funded in 2018-2019
Thanks to the extraordinary generosity of our Parent and Business Donors, along with Schools Rule Marin and various shopping programs, we have been able to fund the following grants in 2018-2019. All grants are aligned with our Mission Statement and fall outside any possible funding from the Tamalpais Unified School District. EVERY STUDENT at Tam High benefits from grants funded by the Tam High Foundation.
$7,500 towards Graduation 2019
$22,500 towards Wellness for Student Education, programs, materials and supplies.
$150 for every teacher to help with the cost of classroom supplies
$2,800 on Staff Emergency Training
$16,260 spent on Chromebooks & Carts across the campus to provide equitable learning resources for all.
$7,000 to LINK Crew for their year round activities including Freshman Welcome Day
$29,624 for Science equipment modernization and improvement for Chemistry and Bio.
$24,000 to fund a Library Aide to keep the Library open until 7pm Monday-Thursday
$31,047 in cutting edge equipment for the Marine Biology program
$15,971 in graphing calculators & equipment for Math
$4,729 for a brand new Environmental Science Garden
$12,500 towards the print costs for Journalism
$5,000 to fund an after-school Peer Tutoring Program
$62,500 for CTE Guest Professional Artists and programs
$30,000 for Guest Professional Artists in the Music department
$62,000 for Experiential Learning Trips to support learning outside of the classroom
$15,000 to Library for new books, periodicals, subscriptions
$7,274 to Tam News to produce sister publications to help transition incoming Freshmen from Sausalito & Marin City
$17,892 to the brand new Living Earth curriculum for materials and supplies
$9,000 to Admin to create a positive school climate through Tam Unity Days
$27,500 granted to the English department for Shakespeare Projects, Poets in the Schools, Diverse and Multicultural Experiences and field trips to MTC
$9,631 on a new Etching Press for the Art Department
$12,500 on the development of the Recording Studio
$5,000 on the AIM Film Festival 2020
$3,000 to the College & Career Center to help pay test score & college application fees for students in need.
$22,253 funded to Digital Art & Graphic Design lab expansion
$25,665 for Mindfulness training across the campus
$2,000 for Student Planners for students in need
$11,888 towards the Photo Studio Upgrade and Digital Equipment Expansion
$16,000 for Guest Artists in the Art Program
$6,500 on Restorative Justice
$6,000 for the Annual Winter Art Faire
$31,400 on the Success Network Initiative
$30,000 of funding towards Bridge The Gap for daily on-site tutoring at Tam
$6,303 for a Math Summer Redemption Program
$16,000 to the BACR Intern program at Tam High
$1,200 on the Change Maker Project