Education

Renaissance Redux: faire returns to E.V. Cain after six queenless years

The students at E.V. Cain STEM Charter Middle School didn’t just study the Renaissance this year, they lived it.  During a day-long event at the campus, they learned the ...

Annual Chillin' and Grillin' barbecue set for Saturday

The Boys and Girls Club will hold its annual Chillin’ and Grillin’ barbecue on Saturday. The Downtown Auburn campus will be transformed into an outdoor event venue tha ...

Meet the author of ‘When the Emperor was Divine’ tonight in Loomis

“When the Emperor was Divine,” by Julie Otsuka, is the focus of this year’s Auburn One Book One Community (OBOC). Tonight, the last of four OBOC events is set, an ...

Fed transgender law catches up with California

The Education and Justice Departments sent a letter to every public school district in the U.S. strongly urging them to allow transgender students to choose which bathrooms and loc ...

String Fling: Guitar festival comes to Auburn

Do you play guitar or did you play years ago? Well, it’s time to dust off the axe and bring it to Auburn’s first annual Spring Fling. This acoustic guitar festival is l ...

Lincoln High School Choir performs May 19

The Lincoln High School Concert Choir, Elite Choir and select singers will perform one last time before the elite and select singer groups travel in June to Europe. The May 19 con ...

Fellowship of Christian Athletes Chapter to donate funds to high school groups

All Fellowship of Christian Athletes Chapter of Lincoln Hills’ booth proceeds at the Lincoln Hills annual parking lot sale May 21 will go to Lincoln High and Whitney High sch ...

Councilman thanks community for support of school band

Thank you, Lincoln!  I recently asked for your support in helping our young adults make their way to the San Francisco Airport so they could complete the first leg of their E ...

Placer wins big at Seattle band competition

Placer High School bands and choirs, led by David Lawrenson, music director, won big at the Seattle World Strides Music Competition. Awards include: • Program sweepstakes (b ...

Measure C would give millions to Placer Union schools

Gone are the days when a teacher stood in front of neatly-lined rows of desks “Little House on the Prairie”-style and imparted knowledge while students took copious not ...

BIG Day of Giving deadline extended

Americans were so generous during the BIG Day of Giving yesterday, their giving broke the national online site where donations were accepted.  As a result donations to lo ...

Local residents inducted into the Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi

Three area students, including one from Lincoln, were recently initiated into the Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi, the nation’s oldest and most selective collegiate honor soci ...

Auburn teacher arrested

A Roseville man who taught at Horizon Charter schools in Auburn and Roseville has been arrested on six felony counts of child molestation. James McNealy Carroll, 64, was arrested ...

Updated PHS press box may include names of Gaches, Keller

The parents of Trevor Keller and Jared Gaches, two freshman football players at Placer High School who lost their lives earlier this month, hope to honor their sons by updating the ...

PUHSD updates sex ed policy

Auburn-area students will receive an updated version of sex education, as high school trustees voted to adopt new state law into its policies. The state law requires that seventh- ...