California Department of Education

Placer County schools earn high API scores

Local schools continue to prove their educational prowess, with many scoring above the state’s 741-point average and climbing above the state’s 800-point Academic Performance I ...

Students can opt out of president’s talk

Faced with concerns about potentially censoring the president, the Auburn Union School District has amended its original plan to require a permission slip to view Obama’s speech, ...

Placer Hills school district placed on financial watch list

Placer Hills Union Elementary School District was placed on a state Department of Education list warning of its financial status. The district was given a “qualified certificat ...