Placer School For Adults

Our View: Program cut harsh for important group

The funding challenge for schools took a sad turn recently when the local high school district board approved cutting a program that helps a small, but in-need population. On the ...

Program for adults with disabilities getting axed

  Placer School for Adults will lose its only program for developmentally disabled students in June. The Placer Union High School District Board of Trustees accepted a recom ...

Adult education program finds it pays to modernize

Placer School for Adults will begin its spring semester next week with a growing catalogue of technology-based classes to meet its students’ increased demand for technical sk ...

Noon Hour Update: How are state park fees being used?; Students head to Obama inauguration and new classes for Placer School for Adults

  Welcome to the Auburn Journal’s “Noon Hour Update,” where we’ll present you with stories and updates on what’s going on in the news and what w ...

Noon Hour Update: Flu season hits the foothills; Auburn City Council meets and new classes at adult school

Welcome to the Auburn Journal’s “Noon Hour Update,” where we’ll present you with stories and updates on what’s going on in the news and what we’ ...

Adults learn self- defense the correct way

By Gloria Young Journal Staff Writer Instructor Bob Davis has a black belt in Kyokushin karate and Aiki-Jujitsu. But the focus of his self-defense class at Placer School for Ad ...

Quilt, watercolor show at Bernhard

A watercolor and quilt exhibit is on display from noon to 3 p.m. weekends through Sept. 2 upstairs at the Bernhard Museum winery building, 291 Auburn-Folsom Road, Auburn. A waterco ...

Finding the beauty in region’s history

The Bernhard Museum Winery is home to quite the artistic history lesson. Textures of History, a new exhibit on display on the Bernhard’s upper floor Aug. 6 through Aug. 31, feat ...

Painters find menagerie of muses

Everyone’s got their favorite. Remember riding a carousel as a child and perusing the different animals before picking the one you wanted to ride? Sonja Hamilton’s watercolor ...

Classes inspire the inner techie

Technology is changing by the second, and a local school wants to help adult residents keep up. The Placer School For Adults is offering a number of computer and technology classe ...