Education

School Bulletin: Cirby student selected for national conference

Cirby student selected for national conference Cirby Elementary School fifth-grader Braden Nanez, 10, has been nominated to go to Washington, D.C., in summer 2014 to attend the Ju ...

Bully no more: Teens learn how to help their peers

On a warm October morning, Granite Bay High School junior Heather Gonsalves strung holiday lights in the campus cafeteria to transform the bland space into The Essential Place, a c ...

Roseville Soroptimists seek award applicants

Soroptimist International of Roseville is reaching out to identify local women and girls to be recognized for their efforts to serve others and improve their own lives, those of th ...

Rotas graduates from Boston University

Boston University awarded academic degrees to 1,613 students in September. Among the graduates was Christina E. Rotas, who received a Master of Arts in international relations and ...

Roseville school board member fined

A longtime Roseville school board member was fined by the California Fair Political Practices Commission for violating state law in failing to report gifts. According to the FPPC, ...

Football head-trauma concerns tackled in Auburn

Growing awareness of sports-related concussions is resulting in both more concern and more precautions in the Auburn football community. From the 7-year-old just starting out in M ...

Boy Scouts growing by leaps and bounds

Ben Gould and Connor Getz must have been prepared. As the senior and assistant patrol leaders, respectively, for Troop 121’s new scout program, the pair has witnessed a sudd ...

Cirby Elementary School reschedules carnival

Cirby Elementary School had to cancel its school carnival Oct. 25 due to a campus lockdown during a Roseville shooting and manhunt. The suspect, 32-year-old Sammy Duran, allegedly ...

School Bulletin: Montessori school hosting open house

Montessori school hosting open house American Montessori Elementary School will host an open house from 6-8 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 19, at the campus, 143 Clinton Ave. in Roseville. Sp ...

Sac State satellite still in the mix with Placer Ranch

A new ownership group of the 2,200-acre Placer Ranch property said this week the project is still slated to help bring a satellite campus of California State University Sacramento ...

Kaseberg Elementary rings in fall

William Kaseberg Elementary School’s Fall Family Festival was a community success last Friday night, according to a press release. The traditional Fall Family Festival had ga ...

Hometown News: Puhala makes Dean's List at Berklee College of Music

BOSTON — Berklee College of Music has announced that Connor Puhala of Granite Bay has earned placement on the Dean's List for the summer semester of the 2013 academi ...

Auburn preschool could lose license over child’s walkaway

The state Department of Social Services has initiated action to have a North Auburn preschool’s license revoked because of a walkaway from the facility by a 6-year-old boy. ...

School Bulletin: Principal gets slammed with water balloons

Principal gets slammed with water balloons To encourage students to participate in a jog-a-thon at Stoneridge Elementary School in Roseville, Principal Brandon Blom gave them an i ...

Student-run campaign seeks to create first tobacco-free CSU campus

Hornets for a Healthy Hive has launched its student-run campaign planning to make California State University, Sacramento the first tobacco-free campus in the California State Univ ...