Education

Folsom High School welcomes new principal

A new principal is ringing in the new school year at Folsom High School this month. Principal Howard Cadenhead took the helm after Kathryn Allaman, the school’s previous prin ...

Students at Theodore Judah Elementary head back to school

Many Folsom students headed back to school yesterday after summer break. Students at Theodore Judah Elementary in Folsom are pictured here on the first day of school.

Folsom parents hope to open an art and technology-focused school

Folsom parents Todd and Tannya Derby are working to petition the opening of a charter school in Folsom that will focus on art and technology. “We have found that our kids ar ...

Folsom student earns top honor

At just 15 years old, Clara Whetstone, of Folsom, has already graduated from high school and received a Lowenstine Honors Scholarship to attend Conserve School in Land O’ Lak ...

Folsom teachers travel to Germany

Two Folsom High School teachers will study sustainability and culture this month during a 10-day trip to Germany through a national program. Chemistry teacher Kristy Guarienti and ...

Folsom Garden Club announces scholarship recipients

The Folsom Garden Club awarded scholarships to four local college and university students pursuing horticulture related majors. The awards were announced at the club's business ...

Folsom Women’s Service Club awards seven scholarships to graduating seniors

The Folsom Women’s Service Club held its annual scholarship awards luncheon last week at the Cattlemen’s Restaurant in Rancho Cordova. The luncheon represented the cul ...

Folsom High grad receives Daniel Campbell Ford Scholarship

At a recent school board meeting, Folsom High grad Whitney Yeager received a scholarship to help her continuing education. Folsom Cordova School Board Member Zak Ford presented the ...

70 women graduate in Career Technical Education programs at Folsom prison

Approximately 70 female offenders graduated from California Prison Industry Authority’s Career Technical Education program last week and received certifications in computer-a ...