Auburn Union School District

Parent surveys rate Auburn Union schools

Auburn Union School District polled the parents of its students to gather their opinions on what the district is doing right and wrong, and it received mostly positive feedback. I ...

Reader Input: Bike park comments inflammatory

Richard Hadley’s column (“Bike park project needs environmental review,” Reader Input, Feb. 28) raised several potential risks with Auburn Recreation District&rsq ...

Auburn Union looking for input on next superintendent

The Auburn Union School District wants parents, teachers and community members to have a role in choosing the district’s next superintendent. AUSD’s board of trustees ...

Auburn schools want slice of state’s new $250 million pie

Local schools are vying for a share of a one-time $250 million grant fund set aside by the state to build career pathways programs. Gov. Jerry Brown signed a bill in July to creat ...

Berlant confident after bout with cancer

Most people in Auburn who know Daniel Berlant know him as the cheerful board president of the Auburn Union School District board, the energetic face of Cal Fire and now, a proud ca ...

Auburn Union computer labs revamped

According to Interim Superintendent Laura Grassmann, Auburn elementary schools have spent close to $100,000 over the past several months installing new computers at each site. Gra ...

Placer County bracing for possible flu outbreak

Influenza has claimed the lives of three Sacramento County residents since the start of 2014 and continues to spread regionally, with WebMD.com reporting a “moderate to sever ...

Auburn Union picks firm for superintendent search

Auburn Union School District has hired an executive search firm to organize the hunt for a new superintendent, following the resignation of Michele Schuetz in June. Interim Superi ...

NOON HOUR UPDATE: A day as a bell ringer; The cold snap has broken in the foothills and Auburn Union looking for new superintendent

WHAT WE’RE WORKING ON: Ever wonder what it’s like to be a bell ringer for the Salvation Army? We did, that’s why Reporter Amy Lobenberg is going out and doing jus ...

Auburn Union looks at winter start for superintendent search

Auburn Union School District is in the early planning stages of its search for a superintendent, a position which may or may not go to current Interim Superintendent Laura Grassman ...

NOON HOUR UPDATE: Tests back on jail inmate who died; Fundraising begins to replace missing film plaque; Endurance committee holding trail safety meeting; AUSD superintendent search

WHAT WE’RE WORKING ON: The toxicology tests have been returned in the death of an inmate at Placer County Jail. Reporter Gus Thomson will be writing about what was found and ...

Auburn schools to receive public input on how to spend new funding dollars

When California’s new school funding formula passed in June, local educators said it would be months before they’d know exactly how big of a funding boost it was or how ...

Interim superintendent has high hopes for Auburn Union

Former special-education director Laura Grassmann stepped in on short notice when Michele Schuetz resigned as superintendent of Auburn Union School District in June, and she relies ...

NOON HOUR UPDATE: American Fire update on roads, fire crews; Auburn’s chamber has events coming; getting to know AUSD’s superintendent and high school football kicks off

What we’re working on: As the American Fire reaches full containment good news is coming in the form of roads reopening in the area. Reporter Gus Thomson will have a story on ...

Auburn Union shows moderate growth, Placer Union moderate decline in STAR scores

Students in Placer Union High School District and throughout the state scored lower on California standards tests this year than last year, while Auburn Union School District&rsquo ...