Glen Edwards Middle School

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 ...

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 ...

GEMS students win national award for science essays

Bernadette Unden, an eighth-grade English teacher at Glen Edwards Middle School (GEMS), was “pleased but not too surprised” that three of her honor students won semi-fi ...

Food Truck Mania! returns Tuesday

During Tuesday’s Food Truck Mania! event in downtown Lincoln, Glen Edwards Middle School sports and music students will be honored. Food Truck Mania! is sponsored by the Dow ...

GEMS students win area math competition

 Six Glen Edwards Middle School math students won awards in a Sacramento-area math educators’ conference on Feb. 7. Jessica Fernandez’s sixth-grade math students ...

District tackles deferred maintenance;

While Western Placer’s students enjoyed their summer break, construction workers were busy renovating and repairing buildings and walkways at six of the District’s elev ...

Overbay and Johnston run around the clock for GEMS

There are only a rare few who would commit to running 24 hours straight for any cause, but Lincoln’s Tony Overbay took his fourth trip around the clock in as many years last ...

Overbay 24-hour run weekend for GEMS

Ultra-marathon runner Tony Overbay will again take to the Glen Edwards Middle School track Friday to run around the clock Friday to Saturday for the Panthers. Jeffrey Johnston will ...

Runners to your mark

The leaves are beginning to show on the trees, the flowers are blooming and the days are getting longer. Also getting longer are the distances some hearty athletes from Lincoln run ...

GEMS to hold fourth annual 5k

Glen Edwards Middle School (GEMS) will hold its fourth annual 5K on Saturday, April 26. The Glen Edwards Middle School Association of Parents, Teachers and Students group wants to ...