Peter Efstathiu

Hillmen football ignites crowds on Friday nights

The fever is back at LeFebvre stadium. Fans are packing the Placer High home football games and are rightfully proud. Tonight the mighty Hillmen face Mesa Verde. If you haven’t ...

Placer High school year information packets must be picked up Monday

Because of budget constraints, Placer High School will not be mailing instructional material as in years past. Peter Efstathiu, Placer High School principal, said some information ...

Placer grads mark end, new beginning

Placer High School’s Class of 2009 stepped into the adult world Saturday, with LeFebvre Stadium stands overflowing with well-wishers. The sometimes-emotional graduation ceremony ...

Safety, football saga highlights of first term

I have to admit, I knew becoming principal of a high school would be a demanding job, but I never realized how exciting it would be. Sure, there are many evenings spent at sporting ...

Class is in session

It’s only five fewer days but those five fewer days of summer have local school staffs scrambling to get ready for the rush of students returning to school on Wednesday. Howeve ...

Our View: Placer High principal has a big job ahead

School’s out for summer, but Placer High School’s new principal won’t be taking much time off. He’s got a big job ahead of him. When Placer Union High School District offi ...