Education

Russell Ranch student ‘School Champion’ for National Geographic Bee

Russell Ranch Elementary fifth grader Isak Robinson, was recently named “School Champion” for the National Geographic Bee and is now preparing to take a written test ne ...

EDH’s Aria College Planning guarantees admission to college

Some El Dorado Hills’ high school students are taking advantage of a sure-fire way into college. Developed and led by Chris Koch and Alex Bennett, Aria College Planning is a ...

EDCOE grants modernize classrooms

After a thorough application process last spring, the El Dorado County Office of Education (EDCOE) awarded more than a dozen classroom grants up to $12,000 to help teachers enhance ...

Schools ready for storms

Rain, snow and high winds came to the El Dorado County area last week and will continue throughout the winter season. School districts and county-wide programs are taking precautio ...

EDUHSD re-elects 3 members of Board of Trustees

Kevin Brown, Tim Carey and Todd White were sworn in as El Dorado Union High School District Board of Trustees members, at the Dec. 9 board meeting. All three were re-elected during ...

School zoning sparks debate

At a regular board meeting for the El Dorado Union High School District on Dec. 9, parents and students voiced their concerns about current school boundaries. The boundaries place ...

Folsom students get lesson from Intel engineers

Folsom High School physics and engineering students were given a unique opportunity to learn coding from Intel employees last week. Intel engineers held a special DE-STEM seminar ...

Folsom educator teaches through music

One local teacher is using her musical touch to spread the message of love and understanding this holiday season. Theodore Judah Elementary first grade teacher Celeste Sonneborn ...

Demo Day highlights local start-up companies

Velocity Venture Capital presented its fifth annual Demo Day, an event for Northern California investors interested in igniting, accelerating and capitalizing technology companies ...