education

K-12 funds needed

Parents who dream that their child might one day do time in a county jail will be excited to learn that Placer County started construction on a $98-million corrections facility. ...

School project impressive

What a wonderful project. I was very much impressed with Jon Brines’ article about the Cobblestone sixth-grader’s efforts to relieve the loneliness of residents at the Casa de ...

Students make the season bright for local seniors

The holiday time is said to be a time of peace, affection and goodwill to all. Last week, Rocklin sixth-graders at Cobblestone Elementary used a field trip assignment to do just th ...

New school site could help charters

Re: More cuts for Rocklin Unified? $500,000 for a new school in Rocklin? How about make the school available to the charter schools and free up spaces at Ruhkala and Rocklin eleme ...

Rocklin Elementary first trimester honor roll students

Fourth-grade Principal’s list: Jameson Elsemore, Andrew Franco, Patrick Guinn, Stanley Huang, Olivia Kaempf, Natalie King, Calvin Kwok, Brian Lee, Ben Martinez, Serjeoh Nakata, ...

Rock Creek Elementary School honor roll

Fourth-grade Honor roll (3.9-3.5 GPA): Max Esquerra, Alexander Amrine, Brynn Blatnick, Ryan Bower, Presley Burgess, Brooke DuPont, McKenna Ellis, Eindra Khine, Jessica Read, Fait ...

Cobblestone Elementary first trimester honor roll

4th Grade: Principal’s List 4.0 GPA: Lexi Dugue, Emma Silva, Collin Petersen, Connor Jones, Casey Silver, Audrey Mayer, Nicole Cronin, Kevin Bugna, Alliya Smith-Brown, Lindsay ...

Rocklin Academy fifth-grader places in math contest

Rocklin Academy fifth-grader Henry Low enjoys working with numbers. Recently Low participated in the elementary school division of Sacramento Area Competitions in Mathematics and ...

Illustrated lecture featured at Sierra College

The Sierra College Natural History Museum will present an illustrated lecture entitled “Sierra Nevada Winter Ecology: Survival Strategies” by Sierra College Professor of Biolog ...

Rocklin High senior signs letter of intent

Alexis Melnikov signed a national letter of intent to swim for the Fresno State Bulldogs next fall. The 17-year-old senior will accept a scholarship to swim on the NCAA Division I ...