Western Placer Unified School District

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 ...

New assistant superintendent’s mission: to help students succeed

Editor’s note: The Lincoln News Messenger has featured four of five new Western Unified School District employees: Carlin C. Coppin Elementary School Principal Shamryn Cole, ...

Lincoln Crossing principal here to stay:

In January, Mark Rodriguez joined the Western Placer Unified School District staff as an interim principal at Lincoln Crossing Elementary School. Then on July 1, he took over as th ...

District tackles deferred maintenance;

While Western Placer’s students enjoyed their summer break, construction workers were busy renovating and repairing buildings and walkways at six of the District’s elev ...

City Council candidates answer questions

The News Messenger emailed the same five questions to the six Lincoln City Council candidates last Friday.  Five candidates responded by Tuesday's deadline. Their answers ...

School starts Wednesday

Wednesday’s an important day for more than 6,500 Lincoln residents. That’s the highly-anticipated first day of Western Placer Unified School District’s new schoo ...

Three school-district employees receive new contracts

Three new contracts were unanimously approved at Tuesday night’s Western Placer Unified School District’s board meeting. Those contracts are for Superintendent Scott Le ...

Board in a 4 – 1 vote OKs charter school’s petition to build in Lincoln

Although the school board approved a petition by a Roseville-based nonprofit charter school to establish a second school in Lincoln, at least one board member took exception to lan ...