Skyridge Elementary School

Entertainer juggles environmental messages at Skyridge

Skyridge Elementary School got an environmental lesson on Monday from juggling performer Doug Nolan, whose “Rock Steady Juggling” program has appeared in schools, festi ...

Area schools ‘heighten awareness’ after Conn. tragedy

  When Stacey Hopkinson learned of the Newtown, Conn. elementary school shooting that killed 27 people Friday, including 20 children, she had been at her Newcastle home, her ...

Reader Input: Heartfelt thanks to Elks Lodge

I would like to express my heartfelt thanks to the members of the Auburn Elks Lodge  for their kind support of the Skyridge Elementary School fourth grade field trip. Last Fr ...

Noon Hour Update: Alta Vista Charter School; school fire follow-up; Space Shuttle sightings and Placer High volleyball

  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 w ...

Fire skirts campus of Skyridge Elementary School

The Wildcats, part of the Auburn Youth Soccer Club, were practicing at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 18 at Skyridge Elementary School on Perkins Way in Auburn, when parents began to not ...

Dual jumpers do battle with heart disease

Skyridge Elementary School third-graders Jasmine Tittle, 9 (left), and Danielle Extein, 9, spent 30 minutes jumping rope, having fun and raising funds for the American Heart Associ ...

Charter School could open at former Alta Vista School site

The Auburn Union School District held a public hearing on a charter school that would be housed at the district’s current Alta Vista site. “It’s a K through 5. The name of ...

Easy as pie: Fundraiser sends kids to camp

People who smell something delicious coming from Skyridge Elementary School this week are encouraged to stop by – that’s the aroma of more than 100 freshly baked pies for sale ...

Fate of Skyridge fourth-grade classes unknown

Some Skyridge parents are upset that their principal has proposed changes to the gifted and talented program six weeks into the school year. The change would impact all fourth-grad ...

Special meeting to discuss fourth-grade GATE

Fourth-grade GATE parents have a chance Wednesday night to find out about the district’s plan for their students. The Auburn Union School District Board of Trustees will hold an ...

Skyridge parents debate transparency of class changes

A new third-grade class that divides students based on skills is sparking debate among Skyridge Elementary School parents and teachers. The pilot high-achiever class has some quest ...

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 ...

Auburn school district seeking new principal

The Auburn Union School District is looking for a new principal after a 10-year veteran of the district decided to move on. Scott Pickett served as principal at Skyridge Elementar ...

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, ...