education

Sunset Ranch Elementary second trimester honor roll

Fourth-grade Honor roll (3.0 GPA): Cihak: Kathleen Ashmore, Victoria Ashmore, Autum Bradley, Nathan Catalano, Jake Cavanaugh, Laura Chaney, Ryan Choi, Allie Drikas, Andrew Duffey, ...

Rock Creek Elementary second trimester honor roll

Fourth-grade Honor roll (3.4-3.0 GPA): Zoe Bonfilio, David Brosnan, Noelle Don, Roselyn Gomez, Beth Hodgson, Coby Martinez, Aaron Garcia, Joey Lombardo, Giovanni Montano, Michael ...

STEM Expo attracts student scientists-in-training

Creativity and experimentation took center stage during the first Placer County Science, Technology, Engineering and Math Expo Saturday. Held at William Jessup University in Rock ...

Taste excellence at Sierra College fundraiser

The Sierra College Foundation will savor its seventh annual “A Taste of Excellence” on Saturday, April 9, at the Sierra College Rocklin campus. The elegant food- and wine-tas ...

Learn to ‘Love Your Body’ during weeklong festivities

Sierra College will hold their 5th annual Love Your Body Week at the Rocklin and Nevada County campuses April 4-8. Love Your Body Week celebrates the beauty of all people and hon ...

Elementary schools assist seniors with scholarships

Five Rocklin elementary schools have come together to assist two graduating seniors. Each school’s Parent Teacher Club donated $150 to create two $375 scholarships for both a R ...

Growing the city, an acorn at a time

A group of Rocklin fourth-graders recently helped the city grow – literally. The Rock Creek Elementary students planted about 250 acorns that will be planted throughout the city. ...

Singing the praises of music in schools

Justin Gilsdorf has recently finished touring as an Honor Band musician from Granite Oaks Middle School. The eighth-grade tuba and trumpet player visited every corner of Rocklin sh ...

Superintendent responds to state budget challenges

Over the past three years, $18 billion has been cut statewide from public schools. The current “tax extension” stalemate in Sacramento could result in billions more. Th ...

Rocklin schools get new leaders

Next year will be full of fresh faces at three Rocklin schools as two new principals and one assistant principal take over responsibilities. Despite being new to their positions, ...