Education

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 ...

Whitney students participate in Start Smart PSA

Students from Whitney High in Rocklin filled part of Wildcat Stadium on Thursday, May 8, to play actors in a mock football game that was filmed by California Highway Patrol for a f ...

Rocklin Academy embezzlement suspect arrested

Rocklin resident Frederick Lacker turned himself in to the Rocklin Police Department Wednesday for embezzling more than $37,000 from a parent group affiliated with Rocklin Academy ...

Earth Day water wars topic stirs debate at Sierra College forum

ROCKLIN – Water was the Earth Day topic at a Sierra College forum Tuesday that delved into everything from the current drought to the prospects of sea levels rising in future ...

A colossal color blast

The first-ever ColorFool's Day in Rocklin kicked off at Ruhkala Elementary School on April 8. The art festival included music, food, sidewalk chalk drawing and a run where ...

Jessup students from Rocklin work the homeless on the streets of Portland

While most college students are getting ready to enjoy the summer weather, a group of students from William Jessup University in Rocklin are in Portland, Org. this week as they vol ...

Rocklin charter school looking forward, looking up

A year ago, Placer Academy was a stranded institution with no campus to speak of, a dwindling membership relegated to living rooms and churches for classrooms, and no apparent mean ...

Rocklin teachers, school district reach agreement

Rocklin Unified School District and its teachers union, the Rocklin Teachers Professional Association, came to an agreement last week following an ongoing contract dispute over tea ...

Ruhkala launches new April Colorfool’s Day

There are nodes of different kinds. Some are networking nodes that send and receive information, some are lymph nodes that help rid the body of toxins, and some are chairs and desk ...

Dispute over field trip gets ‘personal’

An ongoing disagreement over a field trip has caused several Rocklin parents to say they’ve had it with Parker Whitney Elementary School, and some are taking their children e ...