Expeditions! • March 8, 2019

Expeditions! • March 8, 2019

(Image above: MAX WORKS THE CAMERA FOR JOURNALISM CLASS ) Dear Families, Expeditions resumed earlier this week today with students jumping into a range of interests and internships! An important component of a Summit education is developing a “sense of purpose”. Through Expeditions, students can explore their interests in diverse and rigorous courses that are…

Set PLP Goals for February Break • February 16, 2019

Set PLP Goals for February Break • February 16, 2019

(Image above: ON FRIDAY, STUDENTS LED “POSITIVE VALUES DAY” ) Dear Families, Tahoma’s values of community and student leadership were on full display Friday for “Positive Values Day”. There was a student speak-out, student performances, and student-led classroom sessions on our Core Characteristics: compassion, courage, curiosity, integrity, respect, and responsibility. We’re proud of our student…

Celebrations! • December 22, 2018

Celebrations! • December 22, 2018

(Image above: TAHOMA’S 9TH & 10TH GRADE STUDENT AMBASSADORS) Dear Families, We congratulate our students who have successfully completed their coursework with strong grades this semester. We also want to congratulate our award winners! Dozens of students earned recognition on our newly established “Dean’s list”, and dozens more students received awards yesterday from academic achievement and…

Our Congressional Press Conference • September 21, 2018

Our Congressional Press Conference • September 21, 2018

(Image above: “U.S. REPRESENTATIVE ZOE LOFGREN AT TAHOMA’S PRESS CONFERENCE) Dear Tahoma Family, Earlier today our Journalism class hosted U.S. Congressional Representative Zoe Lofgren for a press conference. Rep. Lofgren grew up in San Mateo and represents the 19th Congressional district, which includes San Jose. Students’ questions included topics like immigration, environmental sustainability, school start…