Weimar Hills School

Community mourns loss of Tyler Nickerson, 12

The Colfax community was united in mourning this week following the tragic death Sunday of Tyler Nickerson, 12. Tyler, the son of longtime area residents Eldwin and Melissa Nickers ...

Weimar Hills robotics team is No. 1

Weimar Hills School’s robotics team “BEBO” received the Programming Award at the FIRST LEGO League North American Open at LEGOLAND San Diego. The team competed ag ...

Community rallies to support Tatnall family

In 1985 Natalie Tatnall and Bill Tatnall built their dream home together in Auburn. This year Natalie unexpectedly lost both the man and the house she called home. Bill died sudd ...

Students collect pennies for earthquake relief in Japan

When students in Julie Paul’s sixth-grade history class at Weimar Hills School learned of the disasters unspooling in Japan, they opened their hearts and wallets. A “penny dri ...

Keep schools free of molesters

Do convicted child molesters, pedophiles and rapists need access to our schools? The school board for Sierra Hills School in Meadow Vista and Weimar Hills School in Weimar recentl ...

These schools also shine

On Aug. 17, the Auburn Journal reported 2010 STAR test results for several area schools. Unfortunately, test results for Sierra Hills School (SHS) and Weimar Hills School (WHS) we ...

Placer county teachers take a stand

Weimar teachers lined the school parking lot. They handed out pink fliers outlining the cuts the school is facing. The scene in front of Weimar Hills School on Thursday morning re ...

Surf’s up Saturday for Pyronaut party

You wouldn’t think the switch from grunge to surf music would be a natural progression. After all, it’s not as simple as replacing your ripped jeans with board shorts. But it ...

Support that runs pink

A little pink paper is causing some big worries for local teachers. Throughout the state, more than 20,000 teachers are scheduled to receive preliminary notices that they may los ...

Boy fights leukemia with help from friends, family

If Dominic Ramos is able to muster the strength to walk to the kitchen and poke around for snacks in the cupboard — it’s been a good day. But for the 9-year-old boy who used t ...