Western Placer Unified School District

School resource officer contract approved by board

A contract for the Lincoln Police Department to provide a school resource officer was unanimously approved by the Western Placer Unified School District board Tuesday night. Super ...

School district working with Lincoln Police Department on school resource officer

A contract for the Lincoln Police Department to provide a school resource officer for the Western Placer Unified School District was sent to City Hall for approval, marking a &ldqu ...

School resource officer issue not settled, says city manager

A school resource officer for the Western Placer Unified School District might still be provided by the Lincoln Police Department, according to City Manager Bob Adams Tuesday night ...

New high school already named in 2004: Twelve Bridges High School

Naming new schools in Lincoln took a weird turn Tuesday night when it was reported that the Western Placer Unified School District board of trustees could stop considering names fo ...

Water main replacement near high school

Lincoln High School students and their parents might want to leave a little earlier for school during the next few months while a water main replacement project is underway in the ...

Grading begins on Twelve Bridges specific plan area

Land is being prepared near the Twelve Bridges Drive and Joiner Parkway intersection for residential and commercial projects, according to a city of Lincoln senior planner. Steve ...

Friday deadline for City Council, school board candidates

Lincoln City Council candidates have until Friday to file papers, unless neither of the incumbents chooses to run for re-election, in which case the deadline will be extended to We ...

Board faces backlash over naming of elementary school

Despite public criticism at Tuesday’s Western Placer Unified School District board meeting, board members stuck by their decision to name a new elementary school after Superi ...

School bond selfish to our kids

I almost choked on my morning coffee when I read the front page of The News Messenger, “School district to place measure on November ballot.” You’ve got to be ki ...

School district to place measure on November ballot

The Western Placer Unified School District Board of Trustees approved placing a new district bond measure on the November ballot to increase schools’ resources and safety at ...

Western Placer school board approves $75 million budget

BY STEVE ARCHER OF THE LINCOLN NEWS MESSENGER Western Placer Unified School District’s board of trustees unanimously approved a $75-million budget Tuesday night. The budge ...

Lincoln High Vice-Principal Mike Maul promoted to principal

For Lincoln native Mike Maul, life has come full-circle. Maul, a student of Western Placer Unified School District schools from kindergarten to his high school junior year, was un ...

School district parents plead for a new pool

Tuesday night’s Western Placer Unified School District board meeting was packed as parents asked that a new pool be built somewhere in Lincoln. About 50 residents were in the ...

Principal Jay Berns would benefit any district

Re: “We will miss the Zebra in chief” (Another View, May 3, page 4) is very eloquent and well-thought-out. Principal Jay Berns is a natural when it comes to working wi ...

School board focuses on safety Tuesday

School safety dominated the short 40-minute Western Placer Unified School District meeting Tuesday. Superintendent Scott Leaman informed his board that Summit Church committed $20 ...