Education

Lincoln High School Choir to represent city abroad

The Lincoln High School Choir will perform in a fundraising concert at Lincoln Hills’ Orchard Creek Ballroom on Jan. 7. The Lincoln Hills Chorus Group will be the specia ...

Veterans honored at school-wide assembly

When retired Air Force Lt. Colonel Doug Cooper spoke about how fast the world went by in his B-52 bomber, a sea of children’s voices whispered, “wow.” Cooper wa ...

Coalition offering teen stress workshop for parents and teens

A workshop in Spanish for teens on how to deal with stress will be presented by the Coalition for Placer Youth today from 5:30 to 8 p.m. in Lincoln. The workshop’s aim ...

$10M Lincoln High fixes discussed

A year after the authorization of a $60 million general obligation school bond, new construction and improvements at Lincoln High School are scheduled to begin next summer. At Tu ...

Western Placer Unified School District leads the way with science

By Angelina Brown For The Lincoln News Messenger In 2000, Western Placer Unified School District (WPUSD) began to hire credentialed science teachers to teach science in all ele ...

Jessup to unveil new Veterans Resource Center after annual Veterans Day ceremony

The William Jessup University Public Policy and Business Departments, in cooperation with the CSU-Sacramento Air Force ROTC and the WJU Veterans Club, will host the university&rsqu ...

Rotary Club visits Sheridan Elementary School

Lincoln’s Rotary Club recently visited Sheridan Elementary School to acknowledge the school’s Accelerated Readers. Names of all students who made their A ...

Foskett Ranch Elementary hosts fall carnival Thursday

Snow cones, pizza and an inflatable obstacle course will be some of the highlights of Foskett Ranch Elementary School’s Fall Carnival. Sponsored by the school’s Paren ...

Lion’s International Peace Poster Contest has local winners

Eighth-graders Angelica Guevera from Glen Edwards Middle School and Ellyse Cook from Twelve Bridges Middle School have taken the first steps to becoming internationally-recognized ...

Community Christian Schools still open

First and foremost, we wish to thank you for your support and contributions you provided to our school during last year’s SOS (Save Our School) Campaign. We are happy to ann ...

Kids pitch in to host meeting

Western Placer Unified School District board members at their Tuesday meeting heard five Lincoln Crossing Elementary School fifth-graders praise their school. Scott Leaman, the s ...

Kiwanis gives district $10,500 for school libraries

Local school libraries will be able to afford more books and materials, thanks to a donation from the Lincoln Kiwanis Club. Kiwanis Past President Ted Widing presented a check for ...

New hire fitting in ‘perfectly’

Since Sept. 14, Gabriel Simon is the new assistant superintendent of personnel services for the Western Placer Unified School District. “He fits with our team perfectly,&rd ...

Ukulele class becomes part of district's curriculum

After one day in the classroom at Carlin C. Coppin Elementary school, 30 new ukulele students were thumping out a recognizable version of “Row, Row, Row Your Boat.” C ...

Scores a ‘snapshot’ of student progress

When Western Placer Unified School District’s Kerry Callahan took the lectern at the school board meeting Tuesday, she cautioned trustees not to expect a “report card&r ...