Scott Leaman

Western Placer gets $17 million from state

A $14-million infusion from a claim to the state of California ensures that no cuts will be necessary this year, according to Superintendent Scott Leaman. “We’re not going to ...

Your schools take fiscal accountability seriously

In today’s era of accountability, we are holding our students and schools to much higher standards of performance. The public is demanding much more from their public schools. T ...

Grand jury report critical of WPUSD

Western Placer Unified School District made many errors and misjudgments in facilities construction and financing during the last decade, the Placer County grand jury said in a rep ...

WPUSD continues working to cut budget

Wednesday, Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger released the revised state budget to address a projected $15.2 billion deficit – but educators remained in the dark as to whether the antici ...

District talks worst-case scenarios amid state budget cuts

At least it could be worse. That was the mantra being repeated by trustees of Western Placer Unified School District on Tuesday, as they struggled to comprehend proposed statewid ...
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