principal

Not all teachers catch a break during summer

Dan Gayaldo may be the most sharply dressed laundry attendant. He can sometimes be found at Dan & Dwayne?s Laundromat in Rocklin wearing a yellow button-down shirt with a tie and b ...

New principal has pre-existing love for Skyridge

Returning to Skyridge Elementary School felt like a “natural fit” for Jenn Lewandowski. The Auburn resident worked as a part-time vice principal at the school three years ago ...

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 ...

School shooting underlines menace

Nature and life work in strange ways. Sam LaCara, principal at a Placerville elementary school, was shot by the janitor (Journal, Feb. 3). The students that loved this man and oth ...

Blessed to call Auburn home

This has been a very difficult year for my daughter and myself. We lost a beautiful wife and mother, Yvette. She passed away at far too young an age. During this trial, we discove ...

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 ...

Guest columnist: Take a different approach to finding a new school principal

A recent Journal editorial properly called to attention it not being OK for Placer High to have a high turnover rate at the leadership position. Many things suffer, especially the ...

Placer High searches for new principal

It’s taken 15 years and six principals, but come graduation this June, Placer High School parent and past booster club president Margie Spalding will no longer have a student in ...

Too tough?

It?s taken 15 years and six principals, but come graduation this June, Placer High School parent and past booster club president Margie Spalding will no longer have a student in th ...