schools

Reader Input: Take a minute to say a prayer

It’s awesome to know that even though people have tried to take God out of many of our schools and public places, they have failed. He hasn’t left! If you will take a ...

Spring storm brings April showers to Auburn, snow to Colfax, Foresthill

April showers arrived with a vengeance in Auburn while the high country was crowned Tuesday with a fresh layer of snow. For Auburn-based Mid-Placer Transportation Agency – t ...

Reader Input: Stop falling for falsehoods

This Beall clown is ruffling our conservative feathers again (“Look away from teat party suck,” Reader Input, Feb. 27). Can’t you see how he keeps duping us by ad ...

Reader input: Personal aspect in a public arena

My concern is for the children facing this conflict (“Placer Union schools in holding pattern over transgender rules,” Journal, Jan. 10, 2014), if I were a parent of su ...

Study: Drivers lack focus near California schools

California drivers’ focus near schools has significant room for improvement, according to a study conducted Tuesday at 70 intersections at high schools in 24 California count ...

NOON HOUR UPDATE: Local control funding and schools; ‘Arts and Innovation’ at Sierra College and embezzlement restitution

What we’re working on: Reporter Andrew Westrope is putting together a story focusing on what the final school budgets look like after the local control formula was implemente ...

Another View: How much is a child’s future worth to you?

Budget cuts have caused a number of student support services to be cut from our school districts. Not only do these budget cuts hurt the teacher and the school; they ultimately hur ...

NOON HOUR UPDATE: Auto break-in prevention; construction costing businesses?; teachers taking mental health training and appealing a conviction

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’ ...

NOON HOUR UPDATE: More signs of an improving economy?; Costco in Auburn update; school campuses and junk food and summertime reading

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’ ...

State Assembly OKs transgender student accommodations

  SACRAMENTO — Transgender students would have the right to use public school restrooms and participate on sports teams that correspond with their expressed genders ...