Education

Sac State campus in Roseville area moves forward without developer

Though it’s still looking for a developer, Placer County is moving forward with plans to see a satellite campus for California State University - Sacramento built in South ...

The future of Warwick University unveiled in Rocklin

Ken Sloan travelled more than 5,000 miles last week, one way, to help bring a United Kingdom university to south Placer County. Warwick University, located in Coventry, could be ...

Granite Bay students win their way to competing at world robotics championship

Cavitt Junior High School’s robotics team, better known as “Team Stanley FatMax,” was just declared a state champion in innovation. It now has its sights set on a ...

Granite Bay drama teacher brings new life to the local stage

Kyle Holmes, the Director of Theatre Arts at Granite Bay High School, was tasked at the age of 23 with upping attendance at the school’s productions, as well as bumping ticke ...

Placer educators question ‘screen time’ for kids

Seventh-grade student Sasha Ballesteros spends up to four hours a day using social media in her free time. Now in Corey Coble’s technology class at Creekview Ranch Elementary ...

Roseville City School District mum on principal’s resignation

Principal Brent Mattix submitted a letter of resignation earlier this month from his position at Thomas Jefferson Elementary in Roseville, and the reason is being kept confidential ...

Oakmont High student transcripts stolen

The partial transcripts of 356 Oakmont High School students were stolen from a locked vehicle in San Francisco in January, and the school district is advising parents to watch for ...

Roseville, Placer officials try to wrangle the social media beast

Like rock n’ roll in its time, social media is here to stay – for good or for ill – which means that a lot of the choices students make online in their free time ...

Roseville’s Cirby Elementary jumps into global anti-bullying push

Roseville’s George Cirby Elementary School has been abuzz with activity, with students learning about the art of being kind through actions that are generous, caring and comp ...

A crowd turns out for unveiling of St. Rose kindergarten room

Roseville’s St. Rose School held a special ribbon-cutting ceremony for its new kindergarten classroom on Saturday, Jan. 14. Members of the Roseville Chamber of Commerce and o ...

Transferring out of community college system in Roseville area a challenge

A large number of community college students are finding they’re stuck in the system, without any transfer in sight, for considerably longer than they had planned. Of those ...

Roseville elementary students score big with ‘Angry Hawks’ mascot

Kaseberg Elementary students recently learned that even the little guys can make big differences.  It all began when the father of a sixth grade student at the school had the ...

Roseville anti-bully group expands reach

A Touch of Understanding, a South Placer anti-bullying organization, believes it’s had so much success reaching out to elementary school and high school students — part ...

Researchers offer visual bridge to Arctic in Rocklin Nov. 20

The Sierra College Natural History Museum in Rocklin will host a presentation called “Life in the Arctic: The Impacts of a Changing Climate” on Friday, Nov. 20 at 7:30 ...