Skyridge Elementary School

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, ...

Tax for quality education

A proposed measure on November’s gubernatorial ballot could bring in $4 million over five years for Auburn elementary schools through parcel taxes. Measure L is proposed to “p ...

Skyridge second-graders learn about healthy water

Second-graders will learn about healthy environments and waterways today. Students from Skyridge Elementary and Placer County Water Agency officials are participating in the City ...

Emptying their piggy banks

Skyridge Elementary School fifth-graders opened their hearts and their piggy banks to help victims of the 49 Fire. Students donated $100 that they earned themselves either through ...

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, ...

Trustees approve boundary blueprint

Now that the Auburn Union board of trustees has decided where Alta Vista students will go after the school closes this spring, district officials are hoping to get a better idea of ...