Education

District to hire online credit completion teacher

Starting next January, Lincoln area high school students will have the option of completing a portion of their high school classes online, according to district officia ...

Free and reduced-price meals for children announced

Western Placer Unified School District this week announced its policy for providing free and reduced-price meals for children served under the National School Lunch Program and ...

Carnegie art classes a success

The Carnegie Library, which has been closed the last few years due to city budget cuts, opened for the Art League of Lincoln’s inaugural summer art classes for children. Art ...

Time for California to address its lack of technical training

As the uneven economy recovery continues in California, there is one area where jobs remain available: technical workers. Workers with vocational training are currently in demand ...

Creekside Oaks Elementary receives grant

Creekside Oaks Elementary School received a grant from bestselling author James Patterson to support its school library. In addition, Scholastic Reading Club will match each dollar ...

Construction for portables begins at two local schools

Construction equipment began “pushing dirt” Monday to prepare sites for portable classrooms being installed at two district school sites, according to Mike Adell, direc ...

District says goodbye to Ryan Davis

Along with buttoning up business before the summer break, the school board paid tribute to a well-liked employee who has accepted a post at Sierra College. Ryan Davis, who has ser ...

First-graders make “binky” blankets for local seniors

Last Friday, local first-graders exercised a lesson in caring for their neighbors.   Decked out in their green “school spirit” shirts, fifty-three Creekside Oaks ...

Lincoln High School grads brave storm Friday

The graduation ceremony for Lincoln High School’s Class of 2015 began with intermittent drizzle and lightning streaking across dark skies. And just as the last graduates step ...

Lincoln High School senior awards

Outstanding Boy – Tanner Boatman Outstanding Girl – Karlee Dornbush Class President – Savannah Avila Salutatorian – Simone Matecna Valedictorian – ...

Phoenix High has a productive school year

Phoenix High School students, staff and volunteers have much pride in the continuation school at 870 J St. “We wanted to let the community know some of the exciting things ...

Best wishes to Class of 2015

Friday will be exciting for the 320 Lincoln High School seniors and their family and friends. The graduation ceremony for the Lincoln High’s Class of 2015 starts at 7 p.m. ...

AAUW partners with Lincoln High School Media Arts Program

They just called it a “wrap” on the first all-student-produced video at Lincoln High School’s groundbreaking video class, the 49ER ROP Advanced Video Production, ...

GEMS “outstanding” students receive Lions club awards

Students from Glen Edwards Middle School (GEMS) received awards from a local civic group May 21. Presented by the Lincoln Hills Lions Club, the Outstanding Student Awards were giv ...

Lincoln High graduation is June 5

On June 5, 320 Lincoln High School seniors will graduate at the school’s Edward Grey Stadium and Sports Complex. The one-hour-plus ceremony begins at 7 p.m. June 5. Princip ...