Education

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 ...

Barnes & Noble, FCUSD give the gift of reading

Folsom Cordova children can receive the gift of reading this Christmas thanks to the annual holiday book drive going on this month at Barnes & Noble in Citrus Heights. Every ...

Local authors focus on the value of play

Two local authors have published a book reminding people of the importance of playing. Miriam Beloglovsky of El Dorado Hills and Lisa Daly of Granite Bay, both Early Childhood Edu ...

Crab Feed benefits Folsom High School Music Boosters

For those looking for a night of seafood and jazz, the Folsom High School Music Boosters has the answer. The 19th annual Crab Feed and Auction Dinner is set for 5:30 p.m. Friday a ...

Folsom students win ‘Best Project Award’

Fourth- and fifth-graders came together to learn what their water number was and how to teach others in Folsom about water conservation. The Scientific Scholars team made up of Fo ...

Folsom Fall Festival marching band competition returns

High school marching bands will vie for trophies at the 11th annual Folsom Fall Festival. The region’s most highly anticipated marching band competition is set for 5 p.m. Sa ...

Get to know Marina Village’s counselor, Myrna Harp

Marina Village Middle School counselor Myrna Harp was recently awarded the California Association of School Counselors’ school counselor of the year for California. She will ...