Education

Cosmetology school to open in Rocklin

A cosmetology school, Selah Beauty Academy, is planned to open this fall at 4750 Grove Street in Rocklin, just north of Midas Avenue and east of Pacific Street. Rocklin City Counc ...

Sierra College employees in Rocklin launch protest

Motorists on Rocklin Road were treated to a good dose of picketing this afternoon around the intersection of El Don Drive, after Sierra College’s classified employees staged ...

Rocklin history author helps area library

As the Loomis Library struggles to stay open, its ‘Friends’ organization is holding a speaker’s series this summer with regional favorites and New York Times best ...

Rocklin students, teacher, makes waves at National History Day contest

Lynne Meiers, an 8th grade Social Studies teacher at Spring View Middle School in Rocklin, is a strong supporter of National History Day. In addition to helping her students compet ...

Roseville’s John Adams Academy buys Heald campus

Officials from John Adams Academy charter school in Roseville announced this week they have finalized the purchase of the former Heald College building, increasing their footprint ...

Sierra College hold special Jump Start day on Thursday, June 25

Sierra College in Rocklin is offering a helping hand for new students who need assistance with the registration process. The New Student Jump Start event, Thursday, June 25, guides ...

Supporters rally to protect Rocklin Library

News in January that Rocklin’s library was being forced to close on Mondays due to county budget problems put families and book-lovers on notice about being vocal for their s ...

Rocklin High band teacher takes a bow

When David Dick came to Rocklin High School in fall 1993, the school had just opened its doors. As the school’s first band teacher, he was charged with creating a high school ...

Rocklin 6th-grader leads anti-poaching fundraiser

Eleven-year-old Audrey Robinson, a sixth-grader at Harvest Ridge Placer Academy, raised $920 in three weeks with various fundraisers — all for helping the cause of wildlife. ...

Sac State to offer classes within Rocklin this fall

Starting this fall, Sacramento State will offer five junior- and senior-level undergraduate classes at Sierra College in Rocklin. Sierra College announced the classes June 3 in a ...

Rocklin Library’s summer program announced, dedicated to longtime supporter

The 2015 Summer Reading Program at the Rocklin Library was recently unveiled under the title, “Read to the Rhythm.” A spokeswoman for the Rocklin Friends of the Library ...

Rocklin’s Western Sierra Collegiate Academy sees graduates head into the future

Editor’s note: The following is a list of Western Sierra Collegiate Academy’s senior graduates, their awards and schools of destination.   Aisley Alldredge  ...

Whitney High graduating seniors show all the right stuff

Unlike their cross-town rivals, the Whitney High seniors’ graduation ceremony went off without a hitch, culminating in an evening of smiles, speeches, music, cheering and fam ...

Rocklin’s Low, Doty make big academic waves

Rocklin sophomores Henry Low and Leila Doty recently had strong showings in statewide and national academic competitions. Low and Doty are both students at Western Sierra Collegiat ...