Placer High School

Placer High lockdown ends after school-wide search for alleged gun

Placer High School students are safe after an hour-and-fifteen-minute lockdown shut the school doors while Auburn Police searched for a person who may have had a gun on or around c ...

Placer High ‘geeks-out’ for Homecoming

Placer High School students looked as studious as ever Monday. Each class came dressed to impress for the first spirit day to jumpstart Homecoming Week festivities: Nerd Day. F ...

Support-Your-High School Fundraising Calendar

Support-Your-High School Fundraising Calendar Mark your calendars for these lively fundraising events to benefit local high schools. All-day event planned Saturday, Oct. 8 Co ...

State may slash school bus funds

It was uplifting to read recent articles in the Auburn Journal about community members providing much-needed financial support for sports teams at Placer High School. May I suggest ...

They’re more than football coaches

I think we all enjoy the football games and the spirit in which that time of season brings to us and our kids. There’s no question it’s fun, healthy and exciting for everyone. ...

Riding customized Harley reminds mom of Marine son

Some days when Renee Meade gets on her motorcycle for a ride it’s a roller coaster of emotions. The fun of the wind in her face, the joy of riding and going fast is most often ov ...

Placer could use a dress code

I had the occasion to meet with my attorney at High and Hale streets last week, just as Placer High School was letting out, and watched the students walk by. Whatever happened to t ...

Sports teams work to fill funding voids

Coach Jennifer Wright is breathing a little easier knowing the Placer High girls volleyball team raised enough money to play this year. Since a recent American Civil Liberties Un ...

Please support Placer High

I wrote a letter to the editor that was in “Comment” recently that asked for support for our Green and Gold Placer football teams transportation. Wow! I read the next day of th ...

Support PHS sports programs

Our great green and gold Hillmen athletes from Placer High really need our support. They are having problems with the issue of transportation. I urge every business and every one ...