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Free heart screening for 12-25-year-olds set for Feb. 24

While few parents think of heart issues as something that could affect children, an estimated one in five hundred school aged children suffer from an undiagnosed heart defect, many ...

Road to the Grammys; Folsom’s Gaesser is top 10 finalist

Back in October, the Folsom Telegraph reported that Folsom High School music instructor Curtis Gaesser was just one of 25 semi-finalists for the 2018 Grammy Foundation National Mus ...

FCUSD approves school year calendar, winter break schedule

The Folsom Cordova Unified School District Board of Education approved the 2018-2019 high school year calendar during the Dec. 14 meeting. Included in the calendar, winter break wi ...

Vista students compete shark-tank style

Vista del Lago High School student teams competed for a $5,000 grant to help better serve the Folsom community and the winner has been announced. Team Nice Tice took home the big ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

Folsom teen wrestles adversity

The Folsom community has come together to help root on 17-year-old Ashton Fritz during his long recovery. From the fundraisers at local businesses to the GoFundMe page,  as we ...

Future of FCUSD; meet the district's new superintendent

Superintendent Sarah Koligian brings experience and knowledge to the plate to help grow and push the Folsom Cordova Unified School District to new levels. With 30 years of experie ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

Teen sets up bike repair stations in Folsom schools

A year in the making, Frank Miranda of Boy Scout Troop 94 in Folsom, is close to completing his eagle project to obtain Eagle Scout rank. The 17-year-old’s eagle project is ...

FCUSD appoints next Assistant Superintendent

Superintendent Sarah Koligian has appointed a 20-year veteran of education to serve as Folsom Cordova Unified School District’s next Assistant Superintendent of Human Resourc ...