Placer Union High School District

Reader Input: Department went above and beyond

Dear Sheriff Bonner: The citizens of Placer County grieve with you. We are very sorry for the loss of a member of your family. We, the community of Auburn, young to old, honor de ...

Reader Input: Thanks for support for Hillfest 2014

Last Saturday the Hillmen Foundation hosted a successful Hillfest 2014 — A Community Celebration of Placer High School and Life on the Hill. The event at LeFebvre Stadium pro ...

Placer Union budgets $36.9 million for 2014-15

A week before it expects to approve its 2014-15 budget, Placer Union High School District isn’t absolutely certain whether it will have more or less money than it did last ye ...

New lunch program to feed Auburn kids this summer

A new federally funded lunch program administered by Placer Union High School District will help feed Auburn’s children in need through the summer. Organized for the first t ...

Placer Union revisits intradistrict transfer issue

Placer Union High School District reopened discussion last month about its policy on allowing students to switch schools, which was a source of controversy last fall when the distr ...

Chana/Maidu to bring employers to campus

Forward thinking is a modus operandi at Chana and Maidu Independent high schools in Auburn, and it’s the purpose of an event waiting for students when they return from spring ...

Placer Union confronts transgender discrimination

In accordance with a new state law that took effect on Jan. 1, the Placer Union High School District has taken steps toward protecting and accommodating transgender and gender-non- ...

NOON HOUR UPDATE: Placer County ranks high in health study; Sierra Conservancy says thinning forests is cost effective; High school district exploring transgender policies

WHAT WE’RE WORKING ON: Did you know you live in one of the most healthy counties in the state? Reporter Gus Thomson is going to tell us where we rank and why after a study wa ...

NOON HOUR UPDATE: Man faces sentencing in dog abuse case; New principals at local high schools and Placer County Water meeting

WHAT WE’RE WORKING ON: A man who is accused of abusing a small dog named Frankie is having his day in court. Reporter Amy Lobenberg will be there today to learn the person&rs ...

Placer Union mulls ban on e-cigarettes

Joe Camel has been persona non grata at most high school campuses for years if not decades, but an increasingly popular alternative, the electronic cigarette, may soon join the bla ...