Education

Phoenix School students win awards

  Folsom Phoenix School students recently placed and received awards in the Science Olympiad tournaments, Crocker Museum Art Competition and Scripps National Spelling Bee. Th ...

9th Annual Folsom-Bration

Tesla coils, hovercrafts, catapults and rockets were all on display in Folsom High School’s Theater lobby for the 9th annual Folsom-Bration, an event celebrating arts and sci ...

S.T.E.A.M. Forward convention

The S.T.E.A.M. Forward Convention will be held from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. on April 14 at Folsom Middle School. The evening’s program will showcase various examples of science, te ...

Every 15 Minutes at Folsom High School

The scene at Folsom High School last week was a deadly car crash with a student thrown from one of the vehicles. The gruesome crash was all part of a CHP program designed to deter ...

Annual Community Service Fair

The College Planning Center is hosting the Annual Community Service Fair for high school students. The fair is from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. pm on April 21 at The College Pla ...

Spring break activity for Folsom Cordova graduating seniors

The Daniel Campbell Ford Scholarship is accepting applications through April 8. In 2011, Zak Ford, Folsom Cordova School Board Vice President, established the Daniel Campbell Ford ...

Charter Community School students learn life-surviving skills

Charter Community School students recently completed a Wilderness Outdoor Skills class. This class is designed to help students learn to appreciate our area’s surroundings. T ...

PARC scholarship essay contest awards increased to $2500

Protect American River Canyons (PARC) is sponsoring a high school senior scholarship essay contest with five awards of $500 awards each for a total of $2500 in 2016. Students may ...

Sign-up for "Eagles Fore Education" golf tournament

Join your friends and the community at the second Eagles Fore Education Golf Tournament on Saturday, April 16, at Empire Ranch Golf Club in Folsom. One of the biggest fundraising ...

Get to Know: Janice Johnson

After winning Folsom Cordova Unified School District’s Teacher of the Year award last year Janice Johnson, a teacher at Vista del Lago High School has continued to devote her ...

Community Supports Burke at Meeting

Oak Ridge High School Principal Paul Burke has been on paid administrative leave, (not suspension contrary to some reports), since last month with no explanation from the El Dorado ...

Free meal program helps schools too

There’s an easy way families can help increase resources for our schools: Folsom Cordova families are encouraged to apply online today for free and reduced meals for their ch ...

Inaugural Anti-Bullying Club awareness benefit tonight

The Folsom High School Anti-Bullying Club is pleased to announce for the first time ever, an Anti-Bullying Awareness and Concert event. This is a free event that will be in the Fol ...

Swastika found at Folsom High

A swastika constructed of removable metal traffic barriers was found Monday at Folsom High School. The act of vandalism was reported to the Folsom Police Department before 8:30 a.m ...

New state testing results released this month

After several months of waiting, families of students who took the first scored Smarter Balanced Assessment Consortium (SBAC) tests will soon be receiving their official score repo ...