senior project

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 ...

Board of Trustees votes to eliminate senior project

Senior project will no longer be a Placer Union High School District graduation requirement for the foreseeable future. The district’s Board of Trustees voted to eliminate seni ...

Del Oro chefs use skills for a good cause

As graduation approaches many students at Del Oro High School are contemplating their future. Senior Jacob Chitty knows exactly what he wants to do when he graduates: become a chef ...

Students can express themselves at Del Oro poetry slam

Name: Amee Catalano Age: 18 School: Del Oro High School College/career goals: Wants a career that enables her to help people. Hopes to major in women's studies Senior project: Poe ...

Barbecue dinner to benefit new Loomis pool complex

The first fundraiser for the Placer Foothill Community Aquatics Complex, to be located at Del Oro High School, will be held from 6 to 10 p.m. Friday, Feb. 27, at the Blue Goose. Ti ...

Senior jazzes up Del Oro concert

Name: George Schafer Age: 17 School: Del Oro High School College/career goals: Sacramento State and aspiring to be a professional musician. Senior project description: Organized a ...

Senior delivers gifts to Koinonia foster teens

Name: Sarah Siminski Age: 18 High school: Del Oro College/career goals: Undecided on college; hopes to pursue a photography career. Senior project description: A community service ...

Del Oro senior organizes adventure race

Name: Jenni Hendricks Age: 17 High School: Del Oro High School Career Goals: Athletic trainer/ physical therapist Senior Project Description: Winter Adventure Race for the stude ...

Del Oro students are breaking down the walls

The program Breaking Down the Walls removes barriers between peer groups. It helps students to communicate with other students, regardless of the peer group with whom they associat ...

Senior Spotlight: John Jordan

Making the school’s Bonner gymnasium more accessible to the handicapped was important enough for Del Oro High School student John Jordan that he decided to make it his senior pro ...

Senior Project Spotlight: Troy Lovgren

Del Oro High School student Troy Lovgren saw a need and decided to do something about it. He felt state cuts in school funding had resulted in playgrounds not getting the care they ...

Senior Project Spotlight: Katrina Allen

Del Oro High Schools senior Katrina Allen is already on the path to her chosen career in teaching. For the past eight months, the 18-year-old senior has been an aide in the classro ...

Service with a smile on Del Oro courts

Bright yellow balls swished through the air at Del Oro High School's tennis courts Saturday morning ” and along with them flew words of encouragement. Students from Sacramento- ...

Senior Spotlight: Marie Zorn

Del Oro High School senior Marie Zorn enjoys tennis so much that she wants others, especially inner-city youth, to learn the sport. That's why on Saturday, April 5, girls from high ...

Senior wants to give kids an escape

Seventeen-year-old Vince Merkley, a Del Oro senior, has an empathy for children in difficult situations. Merkley's senior project offers a way for children to mentally escape the ...