Placer County Office of Education

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 ...

School bulletin: Woodcreek hosts Monte Carlo Night

Woodcreek hosts Monte Carlo Night Woodcreek High School will host an inaugural Monte Carlo Night to benefit its football program from 6:30-9:30 p.m. Friday, Sept. 21, at Legends Ba ...

School bulletin: Local schools vie for Raley’s grants

Local schools vie for Raley's grants Seven schools in Roseville and Granite Bay need the public's votes in the Raley's Reach program, which provides five $10,000 grants to K-12 sc ...

School bulletin: Golf tournament to benefit PARTY

Golf tournament to benefit PARTY Students at Roseville High School and Granite Bay High School will soon participate in PARTY, Prevent Alcohol and Risk Related Trauma in Youth, a r ...

Sports safety, speed training camps offered in Roseville, Auburn

Safe Kids Placer County will hold two youth sports safety clinics and three speed training camps as part of Safe Kids Week. All are free.The safety clinics are scheduled for Monday ...

School bulletin: Crab feed benefits Granite Bay High School band

Crab feed benefits band Granite Bay High School’s Emerald Brigade Marching Band is hosting its fourth annual Crab Feed, Silent Auction and Raffle fundraiser in March, and ne ...

School bulletin: Merryhill students place second in math contest

Merryhill students place second in math contest Students from Merryhill School in Roseville placed second overall in a math contest held in Carmichael on Oct. 15. About 80 student ...

Olympus student wins county spelling bee

For the second year in a row, an Olympus Junior High School student won the Placer County Spelling Bee. Seventh grader Savitri Asokan placed first in the competition, held March 2 ...

Drug, alcohol test kits available at local schools

Several agencies in Placer County are hoping to prevent teen alcohol and drug use in the local community, and parents and students have mixed opinions. With a grant through the P ...

Remodel to promote security, ADA compliance

A recent tour of the Placer County Office of Education building on Nevada Street revealed the results of a remodel, and some residents are unsure how to feel about the almost $250, ...