Racial divide in accelerated classes seen from local to national level

Liza Rodler

March 16, 2012

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The gap between the number of students of different races enrolled at Redwood and enrolled in Advanced Placement courses is apparent, a trend that is also visible throughout the Tam District, California, and the nation. Although...

New coalition aims to reduce alcohol use

Liza Rodler

February 17, 2012

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With the goal of reducing teen abuse of and access to alcohol and illegal substances, a new coalition of community volunteers will soon begin implementing measures throughout the community with the help of the Twin Cities Police...

Junior given Rising Star Award

Editorial Staff

December 7, 2011

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Junior Casey Poore has been awarded for her work with a club that strives to make a connection with Special Education students, in order to help them feel more comfortable at school. Poore was given the Rising Star Award in...

Measure B to determine possibility of budget cuts

Max Friend

October 30, 2011

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During next Tuesday’s election, one measure has the potential to dramatically impact the classroom for Tam District Students. Measure B, a straight renewal of the district’s current parcel tax, would continue to bring in...

Battery charges against football coach dropped

Liza Rodler

September 16, 2011

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The Marin County district attorney recently dropped battery charges against a Redwood varsity football coach regarding his alleged involvement in a brawl that occurred last fall. Coach Michael Durant had been charged with one...

Legislation offers hope to state parks slated for closure

Liza Rodler

September 16, 2011

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As the deadline for the state-mandated closure of 70 state parks draws nearer, a recent announcement from the California Senate offers a bit of hope for wilderness lovers across the state. The Senate passed bill AB42 gives...

National Merit Semi-finalists announced

Liza Rodler

September 7, 2011

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It was announced recently that three seniors announced recently are among the roughly 16,000 high-scorers in the country awarded as National Merit semifinalists after taking the PSAT last year. National Merit Scholarship Corporation...

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