education

Victory High receives model continuation school designation

Victory High School staff is doing something right. The Rocklin continuation high school was recently named a model continuation high school by the California Department of Educati ...

Community comes out for Royale

More than 200 community members turned out for the Rocklin Educational Excellence Foundation’s first major fundraiser, Rocklin Royale, on Jan. 28, helping to raise more than $10, ...

Elementary students get a taste of space at Discovery Museum

A group of Rocklin students remembered the 25-year anniversary of the day the Challenger exploded, killing all seven people on board the space shuttle, with a mission of their own. ...

Teachers ‘mob’ the yard at Rocklin High

Rocklin High faculty had a surprise for their students during break. The staff and faculty pulled off their own flash mob on Monday, Jan. 24, for their students in between first an ...

Pink slips again for teachers?

Preliminary pink slips may be on the horizon for Rocklin teachers. Whether or not those preliminary notices turn into actual layoffs is something that may be left up to the voter ...

Rocklin Unified swears in new trustees

Rocklin Unified School District Trustees Wendy Lang, left, and Todd Lowell were sworn in during last Wednesday’s board meeting by Board President Greg Daley. Trustee Steve Paul w ...

Education briefs

Van Camp makes honor roll Marc J. Van Camp of Rocklin has made the Scholastic Honor Roll for fall term at Oregon State University. Van Camp, a sophomore and pre-bioengineering ...

Vandals flood Parker Whitney classroom

Targeted by recent vandals, Parker Whitney Elementary School’s Principal Denny Rush is hoping a reward will get people talking. The school has been hit hard by vandals lately. ...

Valley View Elementary first trimester honor roll

Fourth-grade 3.0-3.4 GPA: Nick Agarpo, Colin Barker, Nikki Bhatia, Nick Burris, Dominic Christensen, Sage DaCosta, Connor Dunham, Spencer Durose, Claire Francis, Nolan Frost, Leil ...

Rock Creek Elementary first trimester honor roll

Fourth-grade Honor roll (4.0 GPA): Emerson McCoy, Alyssa Pearce, Robby Turner, Hannah Mackenzie, Samantha Olson, Bethany Oh, Julia Turner, and Lindsey Sobeck. Honor roll (3.9-3. ...

Cobblestone Elementary first trimester honor roll

Fourth-grade Principal’s list (4.0 GPA): Malachi Alberty, Melissa Navarro, Quincy Dungan, Sebastian Kirchner, Autumn Santos, Aleah Schotsal, Meara McMenomey, Miranda DaVoulas, H ...

Rocklin Royale supports schools

The Rocklin Educational Excellence Foundation, a nonprofit community organization that provides financial support to Rocklin’s public schools, is asking business and community le ...

Parker Whitney Elementary first trimester honor roll

Fourth-grade Honor roll (3.0 – 3.4 GPA): Ricardo David Acevedo, Louis Bording III, Michael Maldonado, Makenna Matesen, Brian Plasencia, Gillian Schneickert, Dylan Shepard, Ben W ...

Breen Elementary School first trimester honor roll

Fourth-grade Honor roll (3.0-3.49 GPA): Buckley, Connor; Burnett, Daniel; Clark, Kyle; Clark, Ryan; Connell, Kayly; Corey, Tyler; Curlango, Sebastian; de los Santos, Emma; Denton, ...

Students pour in for Jessup preview

While UC schools recently voted for an eight percent increase in fees, William Jessup University in Rocklin experienced record breaking attendance to its 2010 Fall Preview Day. The ...