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Del Oro student dies in motorcycle accident

Joshua Lewis, 17, of Auburn was on his way to class at Del Oro High School on Thursday morning when his motorcycle ran off the road and collided with a tree. According to CHP repo ...

Del Oro High School completes graduation - three days later sans heat

Three days after a graduation ceremony was shut down midway through because of mounting heatstroke cases, Del Oro High School finished Tuesday what it had set out to do. In the co ...

Del Oro High School graduation completed — 3 days late

Three days after a graduation ceremony was shut down midway through because of mounting heatstroke cases, Del Oro High School finished Tuesday what it had set out to do. In the c ...

Signs of comfort, support for Del Oro, Newcastle in crash deaths

  Del Oro High School and Newcastle Elementary Charter school, along with the community, have inched toward healing after two teen girls were killed in a sport-utility vehicl ...

Del Oro, Newcastle Elementary students killed in SUV crash near Auburn

  Two teenage girls were killed when the sport utility vehicle they were riding in left Auburn Folsom Road and overturned Sunday night. The girls – ages 13 and 17 &nda ...

Grant catapults Del Oro students

Del Oro High School students may never have considered how products such as phones, sunglasses and cars are designed, produced and sold. After building the tech-explorer catapult ...

Van Lengen retires

After 44 years of helping shape and mold the lives of thousands of young men, Jerry Van Lengen is hanging up his whistle as a football coach at Del Oro High School. “It’s been ...

Del Oro dancers take the stage for literacy

Del Oro High School dance brings a classic Christmas tale to life with a show that will benefit literacy. Dance students present the extravaganza “Twas the Night Before Christma ...

Del Oro seniors sign on for athletic scholarships

The fruits of athletic prowess and academic achievement paid off handsomely this week at Del Oro High School as six Golden Eagle student-athletes used the NCAA’s early-signing pe ...

Del Oro responds to senior project cancellation

Senior project will not be a Del Oro High School graduation requirement for the upcoming school year. The Placer Union High School District’s Board of Trustees voted to eliminat ...

Five years later, Rocklin police officer's memory lives on

It’s something a parent hopes to never hear, but Marilyn Redding remembers the morning she heard it. “All I heard was, ‘Matt’s been in an accident,’” Marilyn Redding s ...

Del Oro gets in rhythm for a new school year

Del Oro High School is gearing up for the first day of school. Classrooms are being cleaned from top to bottom and sports fields are being groomed in anticipation of the start of t ...

Del Oro sends off class of 2010

Graduation day, said Del Oro High School senior Brandon Markin, was icing on the cake. “This is the easy part,” Markin said as he waited with the 350-plus graduates to hear the ...

Del Oro saying goodbye to Class of 2010

The Del Oro High School Class of 2010 is “determined and motivated,” according to Dan Gayaldo, principal. “They establish clear goals and set a course to achieve those goals ...

Graduates take in more than $2M in scholarships

The Del Oro High School Class of 2010 is a scholarly group and students raked in the scholarship dollars to prove it. Principal Dan Gayaldo estimates that students earned more than ...