Education

She's helping make people aware

Eighteen-year-old, Maicy Schwartz, who graduated last week from Del Oro High School, is featured in a new video to help fight the epidemic of prescription drug abuse. “It&rs ...

A lesson on 'Old Glory'

Loomis Lions members John DuPriest and Jack Morris, dressed as Uncle Sam, visited Loomis Grammar School prior to the end of the school term for a presentation about the U.S. flag. ...

Del Oro seniors recognized for excellence

PRESIDENT’S EDUCATION AWARDS Royce Aggarwal                   Emily Alfaro&nb ...

Four teachers close remarkable careers with LUSD

With a total of 127 years of teaching in the Loomis Union School District, four Franklin Elementary School teachers are retiring this week. But the impact Kathryn Leupp, Carolyn ...

Placer Union revisits intradistrict transfer issue

Placer Union High School District reopened discussion last month about its policy on allowing students to switch schools, which was a source of controversy last fall when the distr ...

Boom in AP class enrollment raises flags

During the 2005-06 school year, students at Roseville High School took a total of 473 Advanced Placement courses. Last year, that number jumped to 1,064 –a figure more than t ...

Donations keep the band playing

Del Oro High School band members held a play-a-thon May 3 in front of the Loomis Train Depot. They not only took donations, they also performed for the public. Band parent Roger C ...

Del Oro takes on musical 'Les Miserables'

The Del Oro Theatre Arts Department has produced many plays in the past, including in recent years “Into The Woods,” “Little Shop Of Horrors,” “13,&rd ...

Students recycle empty glue containers

Placer Elementary’s School’s Green Team recyclers, an after-school recycling program headed by teacher Dana Swain, are proud of the many empty glue sticks they collecte ...

Choosing to be kind

Loomis Basin Charter School's spirit committee organized Friendship Week during Valentine’s Day week in February. “Our motto for the week was ‘Choose Kind,&r ...