Charter school

New high school to open in Grass Valley

A new, tuition-free charter high school is set to open this fall in Grass Valley. According to Principal Erica Crane, Sierra Academy of Expeditionary Learning will hold classes an ...

John Adams Academy looking to expand into Lincoln

Officials from John Adams Academy, a charter school in Roseville, recently announced they have filed a petition to open their second site, to be located in Lincoln, according to a ...

One size doesn’t always fit all

I was particularly disturbed by one online comment on my column thanking Gov. Andrew Cuomo of New York for supporting charter schools in his state. One post from a regular critic o ...

NOON HOUR UPDATE: Brewery up and running at Auburn Airport Business Park; Cal Fire adding more firefighters; Charter school renewal denied and military history at Placer High

WHAT WE’RE WORKING ON: Ready for some craft beer right here in Auburn? Knee Deep Brewing Company, which moved its operations to the Auburn Airport Business Park recently, is ...

Rocklin Academy looks to expand

  The hundreds of families on the Rocklin Academy charter schools wait list could see spots open up more quickly than they’d expected. Superintendent Phil Spears gave ...

Rocklin mulls online charter school petition

The Rocklin Unified School District is now considering a petition from a Southern California nonprofit organization to operate an online K-12 charter school in Rocklin despite some ...