Western Placer Unified School District

District Advisory Meeting Wednesday, Mar. 19

Western Placer Unified School District we be having a District Advisory Committee (DAC) meeting from 6-7 p.m. Wednesday, March 19 at Glen Edwards Middle School, Room 41. Please co ...

School board considers allocating state funds

At the regular school board meeting held Tuesday night at Lincoln High School, Mary Boyle, assistant superintendent of educational services for the Western Placer Unified School Di ...

School board, City Council need to work together for our benefit

A school board and a City Council should be able to communicate effectively with each other as it is in the public interest to do so.  When I moved to Lincoln 14 years ago, I ...

New computer-based testing previewed

Gone are the No. 2 pencils and the scantron testing sheets and here come the computers, said Mary Boyle, the Western Placer Unified School District’s deputy superintendent ...

Connecting education and the community through technology

Students, teachers and the community will showcase the latest in technology at tonight’s annual Technology Learning Expo.  Lincoln High School hosts the fourth annual T ...

Proposed state budget reviewed

At Tuesday’s lightly-attended school board meeting, presentations were made on California Gov. Brown’s proposed state budget education allotments and the district&rsquo ...

Transitional-kindergarten program to be expanded

The Western Placer Unified School District board voted unanimously Tuesday to expand the district’s transitional-kindergarten (TK) program. The expansion will include th ...

District revisits plans for facility upgrades

Western Placer Unified School District’s facilities planner Heather Steer presented several options for modernizing or upgrading heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HV ...

Board approves land purchase for new school

At the regular school board meeting Tuesday night held at Lincoln High School, board member Paul Carras made a motion to approve the purchase of land for a new Western Placer Unifi ...

New Twelve Bridges principal named Daniela Thompson replaces Stacey Brown

Tuesday’s Western Placer Unified School District board meeting was a short, informative meeting lasting 45 minutes. Daniela Thompson is the new principal at Twelve Bridges M ...