Del Oro High School

New Del Oro staff cheers about students, school culture

It’s two weeks into the school year and new hires at Del Oro High School are confident they chose well. The school welcomed a new assistant principal and four new teachers to ...

Del Oro fall sports get underway

Athletes at Del Oro High began fall sports practices last week with a full head of steam pointing towards their 2013 schedules that will kickoff over the next two weeks. Smoke from ...

Natural was the keyword at Capital City Championships

LOOMIS — The sport of bodybuilding has shaped up its image. It would seem the stronghold that anabolic steroids once held over the sport is in decline. With new local competi ...

Sierra College, Del Oro double certifications of high school welders

Sierra College faculty certified 13 Del Oro High School agricultural welding students in American Welding Society structural welding in 2012-13, nearly doubling the number of stude ...

From football field to political arena

Most 19-year olds would rather hit the snooze button than wake up at 6 a.m. and put on a suit and tie.   That’s what makes Logan Lamb so unique and makes his ...

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 ...

Media Life: Future U.S. president had Del Oro High grad moment

It may be a little low in the valley and a little sparse in terms of rooflines to qualify as Ronald Reagan’s “shining city that sits upon the hill.” But Del Oro ...

Senior finds advice in adversity at Del Oro

LOOMIS – Bullies can make high school a trying experience for anyone, but faced with the challenge, Del Oro High School senior Samantha Harris decided to make it a positive o ...

Agriculture, art cross pollinate for winning Loomis painting in Congressional Art Contest

EL DORADO HILLS, CA - For Del Oro High School junior Ashlyn Woods, putting her passion on canvas has earned her a trip to the nation’s capital. Her winning piece, titled &ld ...

CIF names Tooker as Model Coach

Jill Tooker says there have been many times over the years as the Del Oro High boys tennis coach where she’s wanted to come off the sidelines and make a back-handed return or ...

‘Hannah’s Lights’ walk in memory of Del Oro freshman

Karen Brown organized T-shirts, wrist bands and other materials on Monday at her Auburn home, preparing for the Out of the Darkness walk – just another way family and friends ...

Safety concerns spur move of roadside memorial for teen girls

More floral tributes, signs and crosses were placed Tuesday by the side of Auburn Folsom Road, at the scene of a crash Sunday that took the lives of Morgan Helman and Vivian Conner ...

Two local girls dead after rollover accident

The deaths of a Del Oro High School junior and a Newcastle Elementary School 8th-grader in a rollover accident Sunday evening on Auburn Folsom Road has sent shock waves through the ...

Rally honors military veterans

An assembly last Friday inspired the Del Oro High School community to honor military veterans as well as the heroes in their own lives. In a pep rally featuring an audience wave, ...