Western Placer Unified School District

Construction for portables begins at two local schools

Construction equipment began “pushing dirt” Monday to prepare sites for portable classrooms being installed at two district school sites, according to Mike Adell, direc ...

District says goodbye to Ryan Davis

Along with buttoning up business before the summer break, the school board paid tribute to a well-liked employee who has accepted a post at Sierra College. Ryan Davis, who has ser ...

Transitional kindergarten spots are filling up fast at three local school sites

Cristin Herrera’s transitional kindergarten students are having such a good time in school that they do not realize they are learning, according to the teacher. A teacher wi ...

Sheridan Elementary to get new top administrator;

Sheridan Elementary School will soon get a new principal for the 2015 -2016 school year, according to Western Placer Unified School District (WPUSD) officials. During the “R ...

John Adams Academy model should be followed

I read about the John Adams Academy with great interest. They bought a 19-acre building site for $950,000 and they are to build a 10-acre campus to accommodate 1,300 students.  ...

Transitional kindergarten and kindergarten registration begins in early March

Western Placer Unified School District is preparing for registration of transitional kindergarten and kindergarten students for the coming 2015 – 2016 school year.  &ld ...

Sober Grad sells fresh tamales to support LHS 2015 graduates

Just in time for Super Bowl Sunday on Feb. 1, parents and supporters of Lincoln High School seniors are hosting a tamale fundraiser. Proceeds will go to Sober Grad Night for the Cl ...

District moves forward with plan for school bond funds

A crowd of about 80 crowded into Lincoln High School’s library Tuesday night to listen to Western Placer Unified School District officials and school board members discuss th ...

School assemblies feature cute pilgrims and turkeys

Several Western Placer Unified District schools held holiday assemblies last week featuring youngsters in holiday costumes who regaled rapt audiences with poems and songs commem ...

Measure A school bond too close to call, after initial vote count

Besides the Lincoln City Council race, Lincoln residents were able to cast their hyper-local vote in the Nov. 4, 2014 Statewide Direct General Election for Measure A and the Nev ...

Tuesday’s school district meeting canceled

    The regular Nov. 4 Western Placer Unified School District Board of Trustees is being canceled, according to a press release sent Tuesday by school district Superint ...

Vote no on Measure A

Measure A is a $60 million bond secured by our homes, basically a 40- year government mortgage on our homes that we will be required to pay twice a year. Measure A claims to const ...

Residents voice concerns at school district’s Measure A meeting

More than 40 residents, many of them concerned parents, attended a community meeting Monday night to hear school district officials talk about how the proposed $60-million school b ...

Vote on Measure A

So the Western Placer Unified School District claims that they need more money. The problems with the maintenance of our schools are not being caused by a lack of money but by a l ...

Provide a breakdown on the $60 million expenses

Sixty million dollars is a lot of money. I want Lincoln children to have the best possible educational facilities and $60 million should buy a lot. The (Sept. 18 front-page) arti ...