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ESL classes offered to parents of WPUSD students

Months of attending school board meetings and pleading with the board to retain English as a Second Language classes for parents of district students paid off Tuesday night. Engl ...

25 teachers to be cut or have hours reduced

Twenty-five district teachers will be either be laid off or have their hours reduced next school year as part of an effort to cut $5.75 million from the 2012-13 fiscal budget. Th ...

Transitional kindergarten to be offered by district in fall

The Western Placer Unified School District will offer transitional kindergarten in the fall, despite a lack of state funding. The district will offer transitional kindergarten to ...

School board confirms fiscal solvency for next two years

The school district confirmed its ability to meet financial obligations in light of reports that $6.86 million in cuts will need to be made in fiscal year 2013-2014. The Western Pl ...

School board to cut $5.5 million to balance budget

A decrease in the state’s trigger cuts “sounds like good news” for Western Placer Unified School District. That’s according to the district’s Assistant Superintendent Joy ...