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Property tax breaks coming

Some local property owners can look forward to seeing some savings on their future tax bills. That’s because the Newcastle Elementary School District took advantage of historical ...

Loomis district goes in the red to rescind pink slips

The Loomis Union School District is going into the “red” in order to save the jobs of 15 teachers. The state budget crisis forced the district to issue layoff notices to all of ...

More cuts for Loomis schools

The custodial and clerk staffs at the Loomis Union School District are the latest victims of the state budget crisis. “I’m sad. I’m extremely disappointed, but the district i ...

Three teachers saved from layoffs

Three Loomis Union School District teachers have been saved from the chopping block, but more layoff notices are expected. “I’m elated. The kids need to have physical education ...

State deficit to wreak havoc on local schools

The Loomis Union School District expects to weather the mid-year state budget cuts, but the next round for the 2009-2010 school year will be a different story. “Next year, we’ ...

School district to discuss state budget cuts

The Loomis Union School District will hold a parent forum to discuss state of California budget cuts at 6:30 p.m. tonight, Tuesday, Jan. 27, in the Loomis Grammar School Gym. The m ...

School officials find way to keep food costs light

Local school administrators really know how to cut the fat, especially when it comes to their food service program. By cutting food and labor costs, the Loomis Union School Distric ...

District introduces new multimedia textbooks

For the past year, if you wanted to visit the school district office of Carolyn Nichols, you had to wind your way through piles of textbooks to find her. That’s because Nichols, ...
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