education

School Bulletin: Roseville kid wins state Spelling Bee

Roseville kid wins state Spelling Bee After 19 rounds of competition, Roseville fifth-grader Aditya Mishra was named the 2012 California State Spelling Bee Champion on April 21. A ...

John Adams Academy carves out niche in education

As soon as visitors enter a science classroom at John Adams Academy, the Roseville charter school shows one way it distinguishes itself from traditional public schools. All of the ...

Roseville students qualify for state Destination Imagination tourney

Four of the members of Junction Elementary School’s fourth-grade Destination Imagination team found the results of the regional tournament to be a welcome surprise. But not ...

School Bulletin: Tutor Time seeks volunteers

Tutor Time seeks volunteers The Assistance League of Placer County’s Tutor Time program advocates for student success and seeks more adult volunteers to help with this missi ...

Are students up for the ‘Challenge?”

Are these teens up for the challenge? Could these 80 freshmen learn how to know others from the inside out? The class was about to take a giant leap in that direction as part of & ...

Eureka Schools Foundation earns ‘excellence award’

The Eureka Schools Foundation received the Partners in Educational Excellence Award from the Placer County chapter of the Association of California School Administrators on Feb. 25 ...

School Bulletin: John Adams students to attend summit

John Adams students to attend summit Five high school students at John Adams Academy in Roseville have been selected to represent the greater Sacramento area at the Freedoms Found ...

Beloved educator Robert Cooley passes away at 77

Robert Cooley, a beloved former science teacher and the namesake behind a Roseville middle school, passed away Wednesday, Feb. 27. He was 77 years old. Cooley had been battling he ...

Short-sited: How Horizon Charter School’s $800,000 investment went wrong

No school children, no Horizon Charter Schools sign, no teachers, no cars – nothing. On a sunny day in mid February outside 290 Technology Way in Rocklin, the only indicatio ...

School Bulletin: Woodcreek senior wins essay contest

Woodcreek senior wins essay contest Woodcreek High School senior Anna Nguyen won the 2012-13 Daughters of the American Revolution Gold Trail Chapter’s “Good Citizen&rd ...