Phil Spears

Rocklin Academy embezzlement suspect arrested

Rocklin resident Frederick Lacker turned himself in to the Rocklin Police Department Wednesday for embezzling more than $37,000 from a parent group affiliated with Rocklin Academy ...

Rocklin Academy: A charter success story

Parental involvement and a challenging curriculum are behind the lengthy waiting list and success at the Rocklin Academy Family of Schools. That’s according to Superinte ...

Rocklin Academy says goodbye to letter grades

Rocklin Academy has eliminated letter grades for its fourth- through sixth-grade students, and some parents are concerned they weren’t given adequate notice or input about th ...

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 ...