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The Loomis Friends of the Library will hold a used book sale from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday, Jan. 28, and 11 to 4 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 29. Donations are accepted; call 652-7061. A ...

Education foundation fundraisers saves P.E.

The Loomis Union School District's physical education program was threatened this year. The district qualified for a state physical education grant, but that grant was cut by one t ...

Loomis Union District scores highest API in county

Local elementary schools are some of the top in Placer County, based on recent state performance scores. As a district, the Loomis Union School District advanced 13 points to an o ...

Loomis Union School District 2010 graduates

FRANKLIN ELEMENTARY Abby Bacharach Daniel O. Becker Samantha Ann Bell Austin Branch Taylor Rae Brown Matthew Burger Sabrina Burri Huntley J. Campbell Aileen Nicole Carroll Dylan Al ...

Ophir Elementary answers call for blood donations

Rushing to aid the family of a beloved teacher, Ophir Elementary School hosted a blood drive on campus for the local community on Monday. The drive – which drew 63 registered do ...

Placer's D.A.R.E. gets cut

State budget cuts have forced the Placer County Sheriff’s Department to choose public safety over drug education and local kids are missing out. Placer sheriffs cancelled the D. ...

Loomis Union District honors super-STAR students

Stellar students who earned perfect scores on sections of their STAR tests are honored at the September Loomis Union School District board of trustees meeting held at Ophir Element ...

Penryn students score big on STAR tests, fellow schools excel

Results for STAR tests released by the state should give Loomis Union School District parents something to celebrate. According to Carolyn Nichols, assistant superintendent, four d ...

Summer school offers intense learning program

Summer and school are two words that just don’t seem to belong together. The longer days, warmer temperatures and endless sunshine may indeed say summer, but many local student ...