Scott Leaman

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The school board gave Superintendent Scott Leaman a glowing annual job performance evaluation during Tuesday night’s board meeting. The superintendent was rated 4.94 out of an o ...

70 students to be affected by bus changes

A local family with six special-needs children attending four Lincoln elementary schools will not be getting door-to-door service this year. Instead, Heather Mayfield-Sorenson said ...

Measure J is defeated

The construction of a new high school and elementary school may be delayed. As of press time Wednesday, 9,415 voters were against Measure J and 7,443 voters wanted the measure. M ...

Parent looks to school district to help get bus service for her children

Reduction of the school district’s transportation services has affected at least one Lincoln parent. Through tears, Kim Shook addressed the Western Placer Unified School Distric ...

Schools could see modernization

Phase one of a new high school, a new elementary school and school modernizations would be the focus if voters approve a $163 million school bond in November. That’s according to ...

School District sends newsletter to all residents

Western Placer Superintendent Scott Leaman said Monday that the school district sends out a full-color newsletter four times yearly to give Lincoln residents information about the ...

No teacher cuts slated this new school year

As schools across the state lay off teachers and, in worst-case scenarios, cut schools, we’re not. That’s thanks to creative thinking by Western Placer Unified School Distric ...

Teacher's jobs safe next year

Lincoln’s schools will not lose any teachers next school year due to budget cuts. That’s because the Western Placer Unified School District voted to approve budget reductions t ...

WPUSD administrators receive awards

Three Western Placer Unified School District administrators received awards for their service to the district. The awards were given Feb. 22 by the Association of California School ...

School district to face $2.7 million in budget cuts

A Western Placer Unified School District budget-committee member is concerned with how the district is spending money the last few months. That’s in light of the district having ...