Education

Phoenix Schools Folsom Elementary students to compete in National Geographic Bee

The Phoenix Schools Folsom Elementary on Willard Drive in Folsom, is pleased to announce their fourth through eighth grade students’ participation in the first round of the N ...

Water officials seeking creative videos from Folsom and El Dorado Hills high school students

High school students can win cash prizes and the chance to view their video on the Raley Field Jumbotron by entering the 2014 Water Spots Video Contest. The contest, sponsored by ...

Water officials seeking creative videos from Folsom and El Dorado Hills high school students

High school students can win cash prizes and the chance to view their video on the Raley Field Jumbotron by entering the 2014 Water Spots Video Contest. The contest, sponsored by ...

Folsom student spearheading effort to snuff out Sac State smoking

SACRAMENTO, CA - Hornets for a Healthy Hive has launched its student-run campaign planning to make California State University, Sacramento, the first tobacco-free campus in the Cal ...

Auburn preschool could lose license over child’s walkaway

The state Department of Social Services has initiated action to have a North Auburn preschool’s license revoked because of a walkaway from the facility by a 6-year-old boy. ...

Woman, 36, to serve 90 days for sex with 16-year-old ex-student

A former Newcastle special-education teacher was ordered Thursday to serve 90 days in Placer County jail on a sex-abuse conviction related to a relationship she admitted having wit ...

England’s Warwick U ready to welcome Placer contingent

The University of Warwick is looking forward to welcoming representatives from the Placer County Board of Supervisors to its campus in November, a spokesman for the United Kingdom ...

Student effort replaces Placer High’s tattered Old Glory

Torn and bedraggled, Placer High School’s flag has been replaced by students concerned about the state of Old Glory on the campus flagpole. Cooper Landram, 15, noticed the s ...

Food For Thought fundraiser returns to Folsom

For the second year, the Food For Thought fundraising event will take place to help support the Folsom Cordova Education Foundation. The event is from 6 p.m.-9 p.m., Saturday, Sep ...