Apply for a Grant
Our Mission Statement
The Tam High Foundation is a fundraising organization that fosters the academic excellence and emotional and physical well-being of ALL Tam students. In partnership with Tam High faculty and staff, the Foundation funds grants which support innovative programs, state-of-the-art tools and equitable educational opportunities in order to provide every student with a pathway to success.
The Grant Application Process
All Tam High teachers and administrators are invited to apply for grants in the spring and fall. To apply:
Please review the goals below and ensure your grant request meets these.
See if your request for a professional artist meets the new criteria here.
Tamalpais High School SPSA Schoolwide Goals
1. Ensuring effective core instruction and support for all students.
Provide effective core instruction that is culturally relevant, engaging, and differentiated to meet student learning needs
Create and maintain a classroom culture and school environment where students and teachers feel valued, safe and connected
2. Ensuring supplemental instruction and support for some students
Provide supplemental core instruction for students needing additional time and/or support
3. Providing intensive instruction and support for some students
Provide intensive and targeted support for students who are not successful academically
4. Provide all students the opportunity and access to grade level instruction, higher level course offerings (AP and Honors) and college and career options in the 21st Century.
Tamalpais Union High School District LCAP Goals
Curriculum and Assessment System Guarantee
All students have access to rigorous, relevant and engaging curriculum in all content areas.
Instructional Programs and Practices
Improve the learning of all students while narrowing the achievement gaps among our student groups.
Improve communication and relationship with the community and stakeholder groups.
Support each student’s emotional and social growth and work towards a community where all students feel safe and valued and develop a system of intervention to support the academic and behavioral success of all students.