Weimar Hills School

Community mourns loss of Tyler Nickerson, 12

The Colfax community was united in mourning this week following the tragic death Sunday of Tyler Nickerson, 12. Tyler, the son of longtime area residents Eldwin and Melissa Nickers ...

Community rallies to support Tatnall family

In 1985 Natalie Tatnall and Bill Tatnall built their dream home together in Auburn. This year Natalie unexpectedly lost both the man and the house she called home. Bill died sudd ...

Fiesta nets $62,000 for two local schools

Thanks to amazing community support, the annual Placer Hills Education Foundation dinner auction netted $62,000 for programs at Sierra Hills and Weimar Hills Schools. In her secon ...

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 ...

Weimar Hills students facing down bullies

By Gloria Beverage Colfax Record Editor Eighth grade students at Weimar Hills School are facing down bullies on campus – one student at a time. Under the guidance of school c ...

Weimar Hills student honored for volunteer efforts

Hope Adrian, a seventh-grade student at Weimar Hills, recently received a Gold Award in recognition of her work on behalf of A ouch of Understanding. The non-profit organization ...

Placer county teachers take a stand

Weimar teachers lined the school parking lot. They handed out pink fliers outlining the cuts the school is facing. The scene in front of Weimar Hills School on Thursday morning re ...

Geography Bee winners announced

Weimar Hills School sixth grader Jayden Cypress won the school-level National Geographic Bee with questions regarding the U.S., Canada, Japan and Egypt. The question that put Jayd ...

Plenty of medals for Weimar's Jack Baldoni

Showing his athletic versatility to its fineness, Jack Baldoni made off with quite a medal haul at last weekend?s VFCAL Swimming Championships held at Antelope High School?s aquati ...

Best Buy's gift to Weimar Hills

Cake, snacks, beverages were served following the presentation of the $5,000 Teach Award from Best Buy Co. to Weimar Hills instructor Suzanne Scotten on behalf of the middle school ...

Weimar Hills students step back in time

Weimar Hills fifth-graders took a step back in time last week when members of the Sons of the American Revolution, Gold Country Chapter, gave a presentation on the American Revolut ...

Weimar Hills named California Distinguished School

Weimar Hills School Principal Steve Schaumleffel got a phone call last week that made his day. Heck, it probably made his school year! Jack O’ Connell, superintendent of public ...

Budget cuts may result in loss of teachers

I read the Colfax Record account of Weimar Hills School receiving the $5,000 Best Buy Award with great interest. I think the public, particularly the parents of students there, s ...

Weimar Hills School receives $5,000 award from Best Buy

Weimar Hills School received a $5,000 Teach Award from Best Buy Co. Inc. for integrating interactive technology into its classroom curriculum, announced Principal Steve Schaummleff ...

Fourth graders get lesson in respect

Fourth graders at Weimar Hills School got a lesson in respect and friendship last week. On Jan. 22 volunteers with Touch of Understanding described their disabilities while stress ...