Education

Turkey talk; Tots explain how to prepare a Thanksgiving turkey

  The Folsom Telegraph partnered with the Little Folks University for this Thanksgiving holiday to bring you our second annual "Turkey Talk" a perspective of prepar ...

Folsom robotic team creates water pumping system

Folsom robotic team RoboKids successfully demonstrated pumping water using a bicycle at the Rocklin Marker Faire on Oct. 14 for more than 300 people. This year’s theme was A ...

14th annual band competition marches into Folsom Saturday

Saturday evening the Folsom community will march to the sound of a 14-year-old tradition that takes place in the city. The region’s highly anticipated High School Marching Ba ...

Local church to hold fundraiser for Vista del Lago High School choir

Hope Presbyterian Church will be hosting a fundraiser for the Vista del Lago High School choir. Come hear and enjoy the outstanding music of the high school, arbershop Quartets and ...

For the love of music; Folsom teacher nominated for national award

Music has been a life-long love for local resident Curtis Gaesser. Now in his 34th year of teaching, the beloved Folsom High School music instructor is just one of 25 music teacher ...

Folsom Cordova students continue rising higher in statewide tests

Students in Folsom Cordova schools continue to make progress and, district-wide, perform above state and local averages in English language arts (ELA) and math, according to the ne ...

Folsom Cordova students continue rising higher in statewide tests

Students in Folsom Cordova schools continue to make progress and, district-wide, perform above state and local averages in English language arts (ELA) and math, according to the ne ...

FCUSD, teachers reach agreement on salary, benefits increases

Folsom Cordova teachers will receive salary and benefit increases under a mediated multi-year agreement reached last Wednesday, Sept. 20, between the district’s bargaining te ...

Vista del Lago HS crowns first Homecoming royalty at 'home'

Vista del Lago High School celebrated its first Homecoming game in their new stadium Friday night.  While the football team suffered a loss to the Placer H ...

FHS teacher wins $2,000 grant for innovative teaching program

Folsom High School’s Pam Goldman is the recipient of a $2,000 grant through the Voya Unsung Heroes program for her innovative engineering program with the Folsom Zoo Sanctuar ...

Free meal program helps fund FCUSD

The Folsom Cordova Unified School District is looking for all parents eligible to sign up for free and reduced meals and here is why: more funding. Even if students don’t pl ...

Local teen learns discipline

Folsom teen Savannah Wyrick recently arrived home after spending 10 days with the U.S. Marine Corps in an intensive boot camp and she came back with knowledge and wisdom. The U.S. ...

Community rallies to support teachers

After posting on Facebook last week about a small donation to four random Folsom Cordova Unified School District teachers, Councilman Roger Gaylord quickly found more and more memb ...

Hands4Hope wraps another year of impacting the community

Hands4Hope hosted its 8th annual Youth Recognition Event, “A Shellabration: You’re a Star!” on June 23 to honor the dedication, time and achievements of Hands4Hop ...

FHS culinary students place 17th in the nation

Jensen Ash and Brian Whempner of Folsom High School, returned home at the beginning of July from the national culinary competition held in Nashville, Tennessee, and they placed wel ...