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TTUSD district launches Tahoe Truckee Media

October 11, 2019

Tahoe Truckee Unified School District in September launched Tahoe Truckee Media Services, an Educational and Governmental access station. “Formerly known as Tahoe Truckee Community Television, this station has been restructured to better focus on the...







School construction delayed and over budget

August 30, 2019

Major construction projects within the Tahoe Truckee Unified School District are still underway, but taking longer than expected. The new West Wing at Truckee High School, which houses a science, engineering, media, art and fabrication...



Back to School: From a teacher’s perspective

August 30, 2019

Teachers have one of the most important jobs in the world. Their work and impact extend far beyond the boundaries of the classroom. They educate and shape our youth. They teach them life skills. Their...



Tips for managing technology at home

August 30, 2019

Over the last decade, technology has continued to be transformative in our lives, particularly in education. Students have access to current information for research, digital tools to support their learning needs, and access to devices...


Sierra College offers new information technology classes

August 22, 2019

To provide students and those currently employed with the skills they need to both start and progress in Information Technology careers, Sierra College now offers four career pathways under the new Information Technology program (formerly...



Summer lunches in the park with Truckee Library

July 5, 2019

The Truckee Library and Meadow Park are feeding kids minds and bodies this summer by offering a free, healthy lunch to all children ages 18 and under, courtesy of the Tahoe Truckee Unified School District...



Soroptimist Club grants $7,000 to Truckee High School graduates

July 5, 2019

This month, Soroptimist International of Truckee Donner awarded $7,000 in scholarships to Truckee High and Sierra High graduates. On June 4, Soroptimist President-Elect Pati Johnson and Soroptimist Joan Kreamer attended the Evening of Excellence at...



Local students awarded $220,000 worth of scholarships

June 29, 2019

Eight graduating students from Truckee and North Tahoe high schools got a financial boost from their local community this year with $220,000 in scholarships awarded from the Martis Camp Community Foundation. “We’ve been almost doubling...