The local school district in the Truckee/Tahoe City area is the Tahoe Truckee Unified School District. The school district provides education from K-12 grade with traditional, charter, and private school options for attending students in the area.
Here is additional information about each school in the district:
The closest universities are in Reno, NV (30 minutes away) or Sacramento, CA. There is a 2-year college in Truckee called Sierra College. This school is based out of Rocklin, CA and just had its own private campus built right in Truckee.