Education

Catering to a new Rocklin campus

The first day of school for the new Rocklin Academy Gateway charter is Aug. 27.  For many families who have spent years on a waiting list to get their children into the Rockli ...

Ruling forces Rocklin Unified to rehire nurses

A judge found in 2012 that Rocklin Unified School District had wrongfully fired its four school nurses, and the California Public Employment Relations Board ruled against the distr ...

Roseville, Sierra College progressing with university center to open fall 2015

Sierra College and the City of Roseville are moving forward with plans for a university center in the community. Councilman Tim Herman, vice chair of the city’s higher educa ...

Rocklin teen to head south for special art training

Rocklin’s Grace Leonard was one of six creative high school students in Placer County to rise above some 1,600 hopefuls across the state and be selected to attend the Califor ...

Rocklin Library announces July events schedule

With Rocklin Library’s summer reading program, Paws to Read, getting into full swing in early June, library officials are now unveiling their full July schedule for indoor su ...

Parents invited to view possible AP text book

Teachers in Rocklin Unified School District have been reviewing AP Language Composition programs for possible adoption for 9th through 12th  this year. Rocklin Acting Deputy S ...

Placer schools get $4.1 million in grant money

Placer County Office of Education learned Friday that it and four of its constituent school districts will receive more than $4.1 million among them in June to build career pathway ...

Boom in AP class enrollment raises flags

During the 2005-06 school year, students at Roseville High School took a total of 473 Advanced Placement courses. Last year, that number jumped to 1,064 –a figure more than t ...

Rocklin library gears up for hot summer of reading, events

The Rocklin Library is kicking off its summer reading program, beginning June 2 and running through August 2. This year’s theme is “Paws to Read.” Recognizing th ...

ThunderCats performing arts camp preps for July launch

Singing, dancing and acting will also be nurtured this summer at the ThunderCats Performing Arts Camp, a collaborative effort between Rocklin and Whitney high schools. Or ...