Rock Creek Elementary School

Rock Creek students show love for animals through artwork

  The Compassion in Action Art Project, created by the students of Rock Creek Elementary School, is on display at Placer County Animal Services, 11251 B. Ave., Auburn. The pos ...

Rock Creek school garden sows enthusiasm for healthy eating

The menu at Rock Creek Elementary cafeteria has had a special addition lately ? lettuce from the school garden. Back in production since last fall, the garden got a spring renovat ...

Auburn students cook Dr. Seuss inspired faire

Students at Rock Creek Elementary School feasted on green eggs and ham — and literature — Friday. In honor of author Dr. Seuss’ 108th birthday, the students sampled delicaci ...

Students create holiday art for Sutter Auburn

Rock Creek Elementary School students recently created paintings that were displayed on the walls of the hospital. The artists are students of Barbara Fralick’s third-grade class ...

Rock Creek garden blooming as nutritional asset, teaching tool

Volunteer Ella Rossitto appreciates students really digging in and she’s seeing a lot of that in Rock Creek Elementary School’s Life Lab garden and composting programs. “Our ...

New year brings change for local schools

Teachers are sprucing up their classrooms and reviewing their lesson plans. It’s that time again, students. Get ready for back to school. Michele Schuetz, superintendent of the ...

Tutoring program offers reading help to Auburn students

Sight Word Busters program at Rock Creek Elementary School.

Local vet has gone the distance

The line of people into Eric Evers’ retirement party last month snaked out the door and around the corner of Sizzler in Auburn. Friends said they went to celebrate Evers, 61 of ...

District has more options for young learners

Kindergarten is expecting more from today’s youngsters, and Auburn schools are looking for ways to prepare students. “One of the biggest differences with kindergarten right no ...

Principals have wishes for measure money

Local principals are hoping to maintain staff and programs if a measure on November’s ballot passes. Measure L is proposed to “preserve reading, math, and science instruction, ...

Gold Country Rotary adopts Rock Creek Elementary

Auburn Gold Country Rotary Club adopted Rock Creek Elementary School for their annual Rotarians At Work day on Saturday, April 24. “It’s all about the kids,” said Rotarian ...

Children’s bookshelves restocked

Daylin Pancan loves to read books about law enforcement and the military, but her family lost all their books in the 49 Fire. “We had tons of books,” 18-year-old Pancan said. ...

Our View: Bridging language gap will improve school test scores

STAR testing results are pointing Auburn in a direction that may take many in the community out of their comfort zone but should reap important rewards down a road that education n ...

She strives to instill early love of learning

Kindergarten is just part of Beckie Lopez King's day. It's where you'll find her, Monday through Friday, during the school day. But just because the bell rings doesn't mean Lopez ...
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