1st quarter report cards will be distributed on Monday, November 2. If your child had taken PSSA's in 8th grade, there will be a letter stapled to the report card from the Secretary of Education regarding the overall scores.
"The Tamaqua Area School District, in partnership with home and community, is committed to empowering students by providing opportunities to achieve their maximum potentials as responsible citizens and productive lifelong learners competing in an ever changing global community." - Mission Statement
Committed to preparing our students for post-high school transition, the administration, faculty and staff of Tamaqua Area High School dedicate themselves to providing a rigorous and relevant curriculum for all students, with a solid emphasis on current trends in education. Tamaqua Area High School prides itself on its cutting edge technology and first-rate instruction. Graduates of Tamaqua Area High School are fully prepared to compete in an ever-changing global community, whether in a post-secondary education program, in the work force or military.
Parents are strongly encouraged to maintain an active interest in their high school student’s education. This web page is designed to assist parents in this pursuit, with individual teacher web pages, email addresses for parent-teacher communication, important announcements, the student handbook, various significant school board policies, and more.
The administration, faculty and staff of Tamaqua Area High School hope to foster strong school and community relationships and invite parents to share with us as we grow future leaders.
STC Culinary arts and TAHS student, Kristine St. Peter, prepared a perfectly poached egg for guests who attended a $10,000 grant award ceremony. Cabot Oil & Gas Corp. awarded the STC the award for student schorlarships.