Western Placer Unified School District

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 ...

Propane kept too close to school

The Western Placer Unified School District has been reading with interest the opinions of individuals concerning the propane tank facility next to Lincoln High and Phoenix High sch ...

Horizon Charter School approved for another 5 years

Western Placer Unified School District’s board Tuesday night approved Horizon Charter Schools to operate for another five years. “On behalf of the 2,700 students a ...

Phoenix High School grads have a lot to look forward to

Two years ago, when Lourdez Gomez left Los Angeles, she also left behind two years of “ditching” school and hanging out with gang members who were planning her initiati ...

GATE students and parents want more enrichment class options

Sixteen parents and students pleaded with Western Placer Unified School District board members at Tuesday night’s meeting to expand enrichment class options for incoming stud ...