Colfax Elementary School

Colfax Elementary Lady Bulldogs win title

Colfax Elementary School's Lady Bulldogs made it a clean sweep in Sierra Foothill League 8th grade volleyball competition this season. The Colfax girls captured both the regular ...

Looking for leprechauns

Colfax Elementary School first-graders in Cathy Engellenner’s class built traps in an effort to capture any leprechauns that might have visited their classroom. Students also cre ...

Teaching positions, school days face cuts?

Colfax Elementary School board members spent three hours Monday night trying to cut $464,055 from the 2011-2012 budget. Board members reviewed a list of more than 30 possible red ...

Looking back at top stories in 2010

The top stories in 2010 range from the fire that destroyed Placer County’s oldest restaurant to the budget crisis at Colfax Elementary School, from the unfortunate decision b ...

Colfax Elementary joins behavior program

Colfax Elementary School teachers have started training for a pilot program being offered through the Placer County Office of Education, Principal Anne Stone announced at Monday ni ...

Linda Schulman creates children's book

Linda Schulman never expected to write a children’s book. And yet, her first book, “Tales of Woofie,” grew out of a box of 96 crayons she purchased on a whim. “When I was a ...

School earns gold star

Colfax Elementary School Principal Anne Stone announced Monday that the school’s API score was 809, a seven-point increase from last year. “It’s quite remarkable,” she sai ...

Colfax Elementary ready for new school year

By Gloria Beverage Colfax Record Editor Colfax Elementary School staff and teachers have spent the last few weeks quietly preparing for the first day of school on Monday. While ...

Eighth graders tour local colleges

As a part of the Career and College Club Program at Colfax Elementary School, 50 eighth graders had the opportunity to tour the University of California at Davis and Sacramento Sta ...

Puzzle People closing Colfax store

The last Colfax Elementary School kindergarten class toured the Puzzle People store last week. Owners Michael and Pat Smith are closing the Colfax store and moving to Mendocino a ...