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Parker Whitney students warm up community with coat drive

Parker Whitney Elementary students are helping their fellow Rocklin residents stay warm this winter. For the month of November and into December, Debbie VanLiew and her kindergar ...

Sierra College Foundation launches scholarship campaign

As tough economic times increase the demand for scholarships, community colleges struggle to keep pace with students’ growing needs. Students unable to make ends meet are often ...

Chalk mural takes on bullying at Granite Oaks

Granite Oaks Middle School students created a chalk mural to fight bullying. More than 150 students, all who are taking art as their elective class, helped build the colorful mur ...

Academy offers options to homeschool students

Homeschoolers are heading back to class.Inspired by the desire to support home-education, Mosaic Christian Academy in Rocklin began its third semester of offering unique, life-skil ...

Sierra College students take on homelessness

Sierra College student Chris Felner thought it would be fun to sleep out under the stars on campus. It turned out to be a freezing night in 2009 and he had to figure out how to sha ...

Hundreds of students ace standardized test

Rocklin students’ test scores continue to shine. More than 200 students in the Rocklin Unified School District earned perfect scores on a portion of their STAR tests in the 200 ...

Rocklin schools ‘friend’ social networking

The mobile web is a rising force in popular culture and a number of Rocklin schools have enrolled Facebook and Twitter to stay instantly connected with their families. According ...

National Christian College Fair coming to Bayside Sept. 14

Wondering what distinguishes a Christian university from other institutions of higher learning? Discover the differences at this year’s National Christian College Fair co-sponsor ...

Camp sets imagination in motion

Sixth-grader Maddie Woodward can tell you all about aqueducts. She’ll tell you that they were first used by the Romans to channel water because some areas were dryer than others. ...

Parker Whitney heads out to the ballgame

Choir students at Parker Whitney Elementary School performed the national anthem at the River Cats baseball game on June 4 in Sacramento. The choir is the creation of three parent ...