Education

School board OKs R-rated film policy change

As of Tuesday night, local high school teachers will no longer need parental permission to show PG-13-rated visual media or board approval to show R-rated visual media in their cla ...

Folsom-Cordova Unified School District and Sports Authority team up for school spirit events that support high school athletics

Two Folsom-Cordova district high schools are teaming up with Sports Authority, one of the largest full-line sporting goods retailers in the United States and Puerto Rico, for an in ...

Rocklin author to give parenting seminars in Granite Bay

  Rocklin author Peggy Harper Lee will be a featured speaker for St. Joseph Marello Catholic Church in Granite Bay Tuesday, Oct. 21 from 6:30 to 8 p.m., and then again on Wed ...

Hawks come out to play Saturday at Salmon Celebration

Kelli Moulden talks about Murphy, the red-tailed hawk, as if the rescue bird were an old friend—a friend who has come through a rough patch. Three years ago, the then 1-year ...

Measure A

Editor’s note: The Western Placer Unified School District has placed a $60 million local bond known as Measure A, or Proposition 39, on the Nov. 4 ballot. The measure require ...

Parents need to make their voice heard

Few parents show up at regular Western Placer Unified School District meetings, usually held twice a month. Policies that will affect their children at least for years to come, if ...

Carlin C. Coppin Elementary School temporarily closed for black mold treatment

Carlin C. Coppin Elementary school was shut down Tuesday after workers discovered black mold in a pod building on the campus, according to Western Placer Unified School District of ...

Cedar Springs Waldorf School celebrates 25 years

What began 25 years ago as a small group of parents concerned about the quality of their children’s education has transformed into the Cedar Springs Waldorf School; offering ...

Residents voice mixed reactions to school bond on Nov. ballot

A new Lincoln area high school may be in the works sooner than later if voters check “yes” in support of Measure A on the November ballot. But just six weeks from elec ...

Musical revue, huge win highlight Colfax High homecoming

The Colfax High Falcons beat Golden Sierra 42-21 in its 2014 homecoming football game. Homecoming night activities included skits performed by students as well as the crowning of L ...