E.V. Cain Charter Middle School

Local teacher encourages students to go for the gold

Jennifer Stedman started her first day at E.V. Cain Charter Middle School by presenting her students with a conundrum. The game they played, called two lies and a truth, was desi ...

New teacher seeks to enliven history

Journal correspondent Kirsten Read caught up with one of E.V. Cain’s new teachers before school started today. Who: Jeffery James Age: 28 School: E.V. Cain Charter Middle School ...

Trend toward charters makes for competitive school market

Although charter schools provide competition to traditional public schools, some parents say they enjoy the flexibility these schools offer their children. “There is movement tow ...

E.V. Cain teacher is history after 40 years

Kathy Koester has seen multiple generations of Auburn families during her time at E.V. Cain Charter Middle School. Koester is retiring after 40 years at the school. Her career the ...

Budget workshop to explore school district’s financial woes

The Auburn Union School District is giving the community a chance this week to see how state budget cuts are affecting its schools. The district is holding a budget workshop at 7 ...

E.V. Cain students fare well at science fair

E.V. Cain Charter Middle School celebrated some scientific success at the Sacramento Regional Science and Engineering Fair. Teacher Don Scott said 30 E.V. Cain students participate ...

Seventh-grader semifinalist in state contest

An Auburn seventh-grader will participate in a statewide competition in April. The National Geographic Society named Kevin Dillon, an E.V. Cain Charter Middle School seventh-grade ...

Middle-schoolers learn life-saving skills

Trez Stack, physical education department head at E.V. Cain Charter Middle School, stands next to a group of her seventh-period students after they demonstrated their CPR skills in ...

Resident, employee agitated by students

An after-school hangout for local youth has become a source of annoyance, but officials said complaints are being blown out of proportion. Auburn resident Kathy Richardson said s ...

Giving back to schools

Tanya Randall presents a check for $2,000 to Randy Ittner, principal of E. V. Charter Middle School. The money was donated by Quality Housing Development Corporation, which manages ...