Auburn Union Elementary School District

Auburn Union plans for furlough days

Auburn Union schools are taking a week off in February, but it’s no vacation. District administrators are taking Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger up on his offer, made by way of the 2 ...

Looking back at 2007

The year 2007 brought Auburn a change in Placer High head football coaches, a King in trouble and a congressman under fire. Placer Vineyards, a new dog park and Best Buy were appro ...

2004: Year of the 'wardrobe malfunction,' presidential election, lethal tsunamis and Auburn loses soldiers in Iraq

A look back at the aughts Editor’s note: The Journal shares some notable events that occurred in the last decade of Auburn’s history. 2004 gave us the trivial magnified lar ...

Trustee steps down from Auburn Union board

Steven Weaver has resigned from the Auburn Union Elementary School District board of trustees. Weaver submitted his resignation, effective immediately, to Auburn Union trustees a ...

Placer County Office of Education hosts reorganization workshop

School district reorganization is the topic of an upcoming informational workshop. The Placer County Office of Education hosts the workshop, meant to examine issues involving scho ...

School district seeing dozens of H1N1 cases

It’s here but Auburn-area schools aren’t being hit as hard by swine flu as a large high school in neighboring Nevada County. Nevada Union High School reported 300 students out ...

Area schools coping with fire's impact

Local schools are trying, like the rest of the community, to make sense of the impact of Sunday’s 49 Fire. Classes commenced as they would on any other Monday, but with the fire ...

Educators react to STAR test results

Placer County schools, once again, have scored above state testing averages. The California Department of Education released its 2009 Standardized Testing and Reporting program, o ...

How local schools spent their summer vacation

As students return to Auburn-area schools this week, they might notice a few changes, and we’re not talking about who got a new car or that so-and-so got their braces off. Ask ...

Auburn Union reacts to governor's budget solution

The Auburn Union Elementary School District is having a really hard time finding the silver lining of Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger’s $24 billion budget solution. Especially consid ...

Local schools facing unsettling, unclear times

Dire economic conditions are making for some unsettling changes at local schools. Foothill districts have doled out their preliminary lay-off notices, and although pink slips are ...

Support that runs pink

A little pink paper is causing some big worries for local teachers. Throughout the state, more than 20,000 teachers are scheduled to receive preliminary notices that they may los ...

E.V. Cain reaches out to incoming students

E. V Cain Middle School is putting out the welcome mat for Skyridge students. It’s kind of a welcome mat in progress, but it’s out there and educators say they’re coming up ...

Skyridge losing sixth- to eighth-graders

The Skyridge Elementary community is coping with the Auburn Union board of trustees’ decision to do away with its middle-school program. “There’s a new adventure ahead of u ...

Trustees cut Skyridge middle-school program

The Auburn Union Elementary School District board of trustees voted Wednesday night to discontinue offering a middle-school program at Skyridge Elementary. Trustees voted 4-0 in ...