Education

Oakmont High School ushers in a new day for its seniors

One of Roseville’s longstanding high schools held its time honored tradition of sending graduating seniors off with a bang on Friday, May 29. See attached photo gallery.  ...

Woodcreek Kindercare in Roseville hosts big celebration

Toddlers and their families participate in a sing-along May 19 at Woodcreek Kindercare on Foothills Boulevard in Roseville, celebrating the school’s official accreditation by ...

Roseville’s historical Black fraternity hosts awards banquet

Young African-American men, members of the Kappa League program in Roseville, gathered at the Granite Bay Golf Club Sunday evening to celebrate the organization’s sixth annua ...

Too Cool for Comfort Part II: Perks and financial benefits to offering too many remedial classes at community colleges

Editor’s note: In Part I of this Op Ed series, which was published last week, Dr. Janis Cox Jones reviewed research suggesting between 1998 and 2008, the California Community ...

Janis to replace Rooney as Eureka Union superintendent in Roseville area

When Rocklin resident Tom Janis takes over for the retiring Linda Rooney as superintendent of Eureka Union School District starting July 1, he’ll see it as a success if not m ...

Press Tribune takes you inside Lifetime Fitness's blow-out opening night in Roseville

Lifetime Fitness, a high-end, multi-billion dollar organization, opened its second California location in Roseville on Thursday, May 7. Roseville Mayor Carol Garcia, along with mem ...

Roseville team to compete for global glory in Destination Imagination

A team of four Roseville-area elementary school students will compete against more than 8,000 of their smartest peers around the world this month, having qualified for the Global F ...

Too Cool for Comfort Part I: Transfer numbers at Cal’s community colleges have been minuscule for decades

Editor’s note: This is the first in a two-part Op Ed series. This is the time of year when parents of high school sophomore or junior students contemplating college begin t ...

Roseville fifth graders reach a helping hand to Nepal

Nepal may be half a world away from South Placer County, but the pain, shock and uncertainty that its people are living through is something a group of local fifth grade students w ...

Eureka Union gets $23K in mobile devices for Roseville, Granite Bay students

Eureka Union School District accepted a donation of $23,825 on April 14 from its nonprofit support group, the Eureka Schools Foundation, to add to its growing inventory of mobile d ...

Young authors make marks at Friends of the Granite Bay Library reception

There was nothing but smiles from these scholars on a night that was dedicated to the young writers who were singled out by Oakhills and Greenhills teachers for their achievements. ...

Six families sue Rocklin Unified for special-ed child abuse

The families of six special education students at Breen Elementary School filed a joint lawsuit last week against Rocklin Unified School District, special education teacher Sherry ...

Roseville schools brace for drought impacts

Gov. Jerry Brown announced April 1 that California’s first-ever statewide water restrictions would be coming down the pike this summer, and Roseville area schools are bracing ...