placer elementary

Is your child in shape?

Are local kids physically fit? The State of California wants to know and each year fifth-, seventh-, and ninth-graders across the state are tested for strength, endurance and heal ...

Renovations, new programs take flight at local schools

Thermometers may still read “summer,” but elementary school parents are busy preparing their children to go back to school. Classes at six of the Loomis district schools start ...

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 ...

District and classified workers reach agreement

The Loomis Union School District has reached an agreement with classified employees that freezes salaries and adds furlough days that will save jobs. According to Paul Johnson, dis ...

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. ...

Retiring teachers save jobs

Four pink-slipped Loomis teachers won’t be losing their jobs after all, now that five veteran teachers have accepted a retirement incentive package. The Loomis Union School Distr ...

Looking Back

50 YEARS AGO (March 11, 1960 Issue) Two Colorado spruce trees were planted on either side of the flag pole at Placer School. They were presented to the school by Mrs. Adda Hansen, ...

Placer students learn about the cultures and traditions of Africa

Placer Elementary School students recently spent a day in Africa, without ever leaving their campus. Africa came to them. Julius Njui, originally from Kenya in Africa, and his wife ...

Loomis football stars become super citizens

Six Loomis boys are not only super athletes, they’re also super citizens, and they sport Super Bowl-size rings to prove it. The young men competed in, and won, two Shriners all-s ...