Kevin Brown

Rocklin schools ready to take on swine flu

Sanitizing, cleaning and re-cleaning are Rocklin Unified School District’s weapons against the swine flu. Using Oxifour, a powerful disinfectant that sanitizes surfaces within ...

RUSD schools hold Pink Friday

Rocklin schools came together Friday, with students and staff wearing pink for Pink Friday. At a recent Rocklin Unified School District board meeting, Superintendent Kevin Brown ...

Parents share concerns at budget forum

Community members shared their concerns for the school district’s budget cuts at the first public forum Tuesday night. Many in attendance were parents giving ideas and sharing ...

Charter school takes next step toward approval

Rocklin’s proposed charter school is moving forward with plans for approval. Despite being previously denied twice by the Rocklin Unified School District and once by the Placer ...

State budget crisis impacts RUSD

A brief history Prior to the historic passage of Proposition 13 thirty years ago, schools were funded by local property taxes. Local school boards established the budget for sc ...

Education budget still at halt

Despite optimism that a state budget would be finalized before Wednesday’s school board meeting, Superintendent Kevin Brown told board members he has no more information from the ...

UPDATE: Layoffs may be in RUSD future

Without a defined budget from the state on education funding for the 2009-10 school year, Rocklin Unified School District officials are hoping for the best, but preparing for the w ...

Proposed Rocklin charter high school faces uphill battle again

The latest plan to build a charter high school in Rocklin now has a third strike against it as the Placer County Board of Education failed to pass the charter petition last Thursda ...

Full house expected for next Chamber breakfast

Anticipating a full house at November’s Good Morning Rocklin Chamber breakfast at Whitney Oaks Golf Club, Rocklin Unified School District Superintendent Kevin Brown will highligh ...

District and teachers reach agreement

After more than a year-long dispute over teacher’s salaries, a tentative agreement was reached between the Rocklin Unified School District and the Rocklin Teachers Professional A ...