schools

Placer County hospitalization for H1N1 rising

Hospitalizations of H1N1 flu patients are up in Placer County as health officials continue a school vaccine program to fight the spread of the disease among the young. A total of ...

Rocklin schools shine on STAR tests

At Rocklin Unified School District, students, teachers and staff have cause for celebration. The district’s Standardized Testing and Reporting program, or STAR, test results are ...

Swine flu confirmed close to Placer County

Swine flu originating in Mexico is now in Placer County’s back yard, with a local teenager testing positive for the disease and his Fair Oaks school closed down Monday by Sacrame ...

Local schools gear up for March fundraisers

Many of Rocklin’s schools are getting ready for March fundraisers. Every weekend this month, a Rocklin school is hosting a money-raising event – including a fiesta night, casin ...

Teacher, students to head to Africa to build schools

Three Whitney High School representatives have a once in a lifetime opportunity to help students in Northern Uganda, Africa. Two students and one teacher will be traveling to Nor ...

Principals request additional flex days; WSCA requests facility site

In an effort to provide the best for their students, Rocklin principals are requesting more time to collaborate. Additional articulation or “flex” days for the 2009-10 school ...

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 ...

Rocklin schools receive Picturing America program

Granite Oaks and Spring View middle school libraries are two of more than 26,000 school and public libraries across the nation to receive the Picturing America program from the Nat ...

Mary's Pizza Shack donates pizzas to Rocklin schools

Mary’s Pizza Shack recently announced that they have started their annual distribution of 4,000 free pizza certificates to Roseville and Rocklin schools. Each year, Mary’s Pizz ...

County school chief critical of cuts

This past January, when the governor was delivering his State of the State address and singing the praises of public education, the education community was bracing itself for the o ...