Western Placer Unified School District

Hundreds of Lincoln High School students join national walkout

Hundreds of Lincoln High School students walked out of their classrooms at 10 a.m. Wednesday as part of a national demonstration calling for school safety and increased gun control ...

Shooting threat made at Lincoln High School

A threat made Thursday afternoon by a Lincoln High School student was not carried out. The student was taken to the office and detained. A teacher at the high school contacted sch ...

Guidelines to assist transitional kindergarten and kindergarten registration

  Western Placer Unified School District is preparing for registration of transitional kindergarten and kindergarten students for the coming 2018 – 2019 school year.&nb ...

District to sponsor two presentations for youth substance-abuse prevention

Parents and caregivers can learn about the signs and symptoms of youth drug and alcohol abuse at two upcoming presentations.  The Parent Resource Nights will be presented in ...

Lincoln year in review

January Lincoln High School Band performed in Hawaii The Lincoln High School Band was in Hawaii last month as part of a historic event. As part of a 1,500-student mass band, Lin ...

New Lincoln High School building dedicated

           On Nov. 13, Lincoln High School’s campus filled with guests as Western Placer Unified School District board members, contributors and ...

Thunder Valley Casino makes generous paper donation to school district and area schools

On Tuesday morning, the Lincoln High School parking lot was a little bit busier than usual. A Fox40 News van and a Thunder Valley Casino truck joined the school as officials accept ...

First day of school set for Thursday

Thursday is the start of the new school year for the 11 schools in the Western Placer Unified School District. Two days prior, some students happily played at the Carlin C. Coppin ...

Western Placer Unified board approves charter amendments

At its meeting Tuesday, the Western Placer Unified School District school board passed two amendments to the John Adams Academy charter. One amendment made the charter school&rsqu ...

Lincoln High School farm shows off new classrooms

Hundreds of visitors showed up April 19 to the Western Placer Unified School District farm to enjoy a free barbecue and get the first look at the newly-constructed welding classroo ...

Election data presented at Tuesday’s school board meeting

The next school board meeting will be at 7 p.m. May 2 in the district office at 600 Sixth St.   At Tuesday’s meeting, Western Placer Unified School District’s bo ...

Rene McGrath instills ‘I think I can’ attitude in students

From the time she was in third-grade, Rene McGrath knew she wanted to be a teacher. Hired by the Western Placer Unified School District in 2005, McGrath teaches first- and second- ...

Western Placer Unified covers performance data at Tuesday’s meeting

At its regular board meeting on Tuesday, Western Placer Unified School District received an updated report on the California School Dashboard, a new system for school performance d ...

School board approves architect for new high school

Plans are moving forward to design the new high school in the Twelve Bridges Drive area of Lincoln. At Tuesday night’s regular school board meeting, trustees unanimously app ...

Lincoln High School grows their college and career education with $4.3 grant

  Agriculture is an integral part of Western Placer Unified School District (WPUSD) and last year, it launched one of the biggest Career and College Education initiatives our ...