Cirby Elementary School

Emergency protocols tested at local schools

The afternoon of Oct. 25 seemed like any other Friday at Cirby Elementary School, except the campus was alive with adult volunteers and abuzz with excitement for the evening’ ...

School Bulletin: Placer County Office of Education makes breast cancer donation

Placer County Office of Education makes breast cancer donation The Placer County Office of Education held a unique fundraiser during the month of October to raise money for breast ...

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 ...

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 ...

Sweet Addiction singer returns to school stage

Kristen Brown performed for the first time on a stage as a student at Cirby Elementary School in Roseville. She has since performed on dozens of stages as a young singer trying to ...

School bulletin: Cirby kids to walk to school

Cirby kids to walk to school Cirby Elementary School will participate in its inaugural National Walk to School Day on Wednesday, Oct. 3 as part of their goal to be the first schoo ...

"Great Americans" take the stage

After two months of preparation, fifth graders at Cirby Elementary School in Roseville performed their end-of-school-year musical, "Greatest Americans of the 20th Century," May 18. ...

Mentoring program helps Placer’s at-risk youth

Last year, Juan Martinez spent a lot of time in the principal's office. He made some bad choices as a student at Cirby Elementary School in Roseville. But just one year later, tha ...

Roseville parents launch petition opposing closure of Sierra Gardens

Parent Nicole Goss approached Sierra Gardens Elementary School on a recent Friday afternoon to pick up her child, unaware of the potential fate of her neighborhood school. She was ...

Placer Food Bank’s backpack program feeds hungry kids in Roseville

During the week, a child living in a food-insecure household has access to a free or reduced-price lunch at school. So what happens when the weekend comes? Food insecurity means ...

Teens go from bullies to mentors

For Arturo Jimenez, moving to a new city at 13 years old was not an easy transition, as he fell deeper into a life of drugs and gangs. His family relocated from Richmond to Lincol ...

Preventing the ‘summer slide’

Teachers at Cirby Elementary School are encouraging their students to avoid a dangerous occurrence known as “the summer slide.” This slide contributes to “brain drain,” th ...

‘Tell us, Betsy’

Cirby Elementary School fifth graders performed “The American Revolution: 1765-1789,” on Friday. The musical began with two students eager to learn more about this period in h ...

Students visit Seusville

The kids gathered on the floor squeal as they see an extremely long, striped red-and-white top hat bounce by their classroom window at Cirby Elementary School. “She’s coming, ...