Glen Edwards Middle School

School budget cuts on the way

Western Placer Unified School District’s $8.7 million budget has to be trimmed by $3 million, according to district officials since November, to achieve a balanced budget. ...

Glen Edwards trying to keep sports around

In junior high school, I envied students receiving the Presidential fitness award during the end-of-the-year awards assembly. I thought students earning those patches were the cr ...

October fire destroyed two classrooms, damaged others

Although almost four months have passed since fire ripped through the B-wing at Glen Edwards Middle School, the smell of smoke still remains in the wing’s four classrooms. The fi ...

Spaghetti feed to help raise funds for fire-damaged GEMS

Know and Go: GEMS Spaghetti Feed When: 5 to 8 p.m. Wednesday Where: McBean Park Pavilion, 65 McBean Park Drive Cost: $10 for adults and $5 for children. Tickets can be purchased in ...

Warriors take hoops title in Reno; Lincoln players on roster

The Warriors, an eighth grade club basketball team, took first place at the “Jam On It” tournament in Reno, Nev., May 29-31. The team is made up of seventh and eighth graders ...

Re-Direct Cinco de Mayo on Saturday is for all family members

Are you looking for a family friendly Cinco de Mayo celebration? Look no further than Glen Edwards Middle School because ReDirect will have a Cinco de Mayo fundraiser to benefit th ...

Small change adds up to big ‘Help for Haiti’

Glen Edwards Middle School (G.E.M.S.) students have kicked off 2010 by showing they care. They’ve taken great effort to help out the people of Haiti through the “Help for Ha ...

Community supports band, choir

The city of Lincoln and our neighbor, Roseville, once again supported our youth. On Saturday, Jan. 16, the music department at Glen Edwards Middle School held its second annual s ...

Glen Edwards Middle School comings and goings

Glen Edwards Middle School had a magazine drive to help raise money for the school so we can have awesome activities like dances, rallies, honors barbeque and much more. GEMS ...

Who's who - A portrait of a person who is part of your community

Name: Ashley Piwkiewicz Occupation: Student Age: 14 Family: Mom Debbie, dad Michael and sister Amber, 11 City of Residence: Lincoln How would you describe yourself? “I’ ...

Who's who: A portrait of a person who is part of your community

Name: Raina Desha Occupation: Student at Glen Edwards Middle School Age: 14 Family: Mom Tania, dad Kirby and sister Sabrina, 8 City of residence: Lincoln You just returned f ...

GEMS schedules fun run, fireworks booth

The first annual July 4 Boston Mini-Marathon in Lincoln is being organized by Glen Edwards students planning an educational trip to Boston and New York in June 2009. The four-m ...
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