Auburn Elementary

Auburn Elementary Principal Schug ready for new year, students and faculty

As he starts his fifth year as principal at Auburn Elementary, Sam Schug wants to see his students advance in more ways than one. "I love to see the kids grow. We like to make sure ...

Our View: Charter school trend doesn’t add up

One of the hottest local trends seems to be getting your child into a charter school. Auburn Union School District and the Placer County Office of Education are both on track to op ...

Celebrating super spellers

Auburn Elementary recently held a spelling bee.

‘Fairies’ endow local youth arts

On Dec. 18, Morgan Baldridge, a student at Skyridge Elementary School, wrote to the Journal noting that fine arts are essential to education by allowing students to experiment, by ...

Auburn hospital seeing ice injuries in ER

From broken hips to broken pipes, the damage from a recent winter storm didn’t end when the clouds blew away. Two consecutive freeze warnings following a Sunday evening dump of ...

Blessed to call Auburn home

This has been a very difficult year for my daughter and myself. We lost a beautiful wife and mother, Yvette. She passed away at far too young an age. During this trial, we discove ...

Let’s work at children’s fitness

We are nearing completion of a fantastic year of “Running School” in Auburn. This charitable organization delivers a cardiovascular fitness and healthy lifestyle program to fou ...

St. Patrick's Day brings with it pot of celebration gold

Joy Nesmith’s second-graders have set some serious leprechaun T-R-A-P-S.Rumor around the Auburn Elementary classroom Monday was that Larry the Leprechaun might stop by for so ...