Rock Creek Elementary

Fifth-graders receive pajama donation for camp

The Assistance League of Greater Placer donated several pairs of girls and boys pajamas to fifth-graders at Rock Creek Elementary School in Auburn Friday, just in time for the stud ...

Assistance league Greater Placer helps young readers, one minute at a time

Janet Wheatley loves the “aha” moments. “I love it when a little kid looks up and says, ‘I get it,’” she said. Wheatley, a past president of ...

Transitional kindergarten programs nurture as they grow

Monika Peak went from student to student during circle time at Rock Creek Elementary School on Friday asking each one if they could identify which nut she was holding in her hand. ...

Crosswalk near elementary school concerns some

A crosswalk near Rock Creek Elementary that crosses Education Street has some concerned due to the amount of traffic on the road. Neil Lohner's daughter, Destiny, is in the fifth g ...

Auburn residents find danger on the roads

For Neal Lohner, walking his daughter to school has sometimes felt more like a real-life reenactment of the video game Frogger than a stroll through Auburn. The Rock Creek Elemen ...

Maidu senior a leader and champion fundraiser

Maidu High School will miss its graduating senior Jose Avalos-Roman, a humble young man of exceptional achievements. Dedicated to his school and community, Avalos-Roman founded s ...

Looking back at 2007

The year 2007 brought Auburn a change in Placer High head football coaches, a King in trouble and a congressman under fire. Placer Vineyards, a new dog park and Best Buy were appro ...

Students can opt out of president’s talk

Faced with concerns about potentially censoring the president, the Auburn Union School District has amended its original plan to require a permission slip to view Obama’s speech, ...

Flu bug hits local schools

A particularly nasty round of flu is striking Placer and Del Oro high schools. The strain has been described as like getting run over by a Mack truck and is keeping students at ho ...