Michele Schuetz

New law set to add gay history has some locally asking how

A recently signed bill expected to include lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender history makers in future California curriculum is receiving some mixed reactions in the Auburn are ...

New principal has experience with Skyridge community

Skyridge students and parents can expect a familiar face as its new principal. The Auburn Union School District Board of Trustees hired Jenn Lewandowski as the elementary school†...

Auburn school district seeking new principal

The Auburn Union School District is looking for a new principal after a 10-year veteran of the district decided to move on. Scott Pickett served as principal at Skyridge Elementar ...

Auburn school district could still face mid-year cuts

Despite concerns of possible mid-year cuts, the Auburn Union School District board approved car allowances and cell phone stipends for the upcoming year. A two-year furlough agreem ...

Local officials react to Legislature-approved budget

With the California Legislature passing a new state budget Tuesday and Gov. Jerry Brown saying he would sign the Democratic document, local representatives and officials are giving ...

District not out of the woods yet with May state budget revise

A May revision to Gov. Jerry Brown’s proposed budget could bring more dollars to education, but local school district representatives say it isn’t time to celebrate. The distr ...

Auburn Union assistant superintendent leaving for new job

A three-year veteran of the Auburn Union School District will be leaving his post at the end of this school year. Douglas Crancer, assistant superintendent of business and facilit ...

Forum provides education on schools

Residents and speakers tried to clear up some questions and confusion related to charter schools and public education funding at an Auburn forum. The American Association of Uni ...

District has more options for young learners

Kindergarten is expecting more from today’s youngsters, and Auburn schools are looking for ways to prepare students. “One of the biggest differences with kindergarten right no ...

Experts discuss education in Auburn

Local residents will have a chance to talk education at an upcoming Auburn forum. The Auburn Branch of the American Association of University Women and the Placer County League of ...

Local schools have plan for snow

With up to a foot of snow expected in Colfax and a possible four to eight inches in upper Auburn that could fall through Friday night, local schools are on alert. Gary Yee, superi ...

Locals react to Placerville shooting

News that a school principal was shot and killed in Placerville by a janitor Wednesday morning spread quickly throughout the Auburn area. Louisiana Schnell School Principal Sam LaC ...

$1.8 million cuts could take toll on school district

After the failure of a measure proposed to bring $4 million to the Auburn Union School District over five years, the district is looking at millions of dollars more in potential st ...

School district searching for interim trustee

The Auburn Union School District is looking for someone to fill one of its trustee seats. Newly elected Trustee Charles Boggus resigned Saturday, according to the district. “Th ...

School budgets hard to decipher

Thank you, (Auburn Union School District Superintendent) Michele Schuetz, for responding to my letter to the editor asking the citizens of Auburn to be shown where and how the moni ...