Needles Unified School District

The Needles Unified School District will be closed on Monday, March 20th for "End of Quarter Break".  School will resume on Tuesday, March 21st at the regular time.

Upcoming Events

Board of Trustees Special Meeting
Date: 3/28/2017, 5 PM 8 PM
Location: Board Workshop
Parent Conferences - Early Release Day
Date: 3/29/2017
Parent Conferences - Early Release Day
Date: 3/30/2017
Spring Break
Date: 4/10/2017
Spring Break
Date: 4/11/2017

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News and Announcements

Lady 'Stangs honored by Needles City Council!

The Needles City Council, led by Mayor Paget, honored the State Championship Girls Basketball Team, Lady 'Stangs and Coaches Calderon, Murch and McCorkle with a Proclamation on their Success! Thank you Needles City Council!

Safe Routes to School Planning Meetings

All those interested in our Safe Routes to School for students are invited to attend the meetings on Tuesday, December 6th at Vista Colorado at 8:00-9:00am and the Needles Middle School/Needles High School at 2:45-3:45! These meetings will allow for your input on ways to improve the areas surrounding these school sites to ensure student safety for ALL students! Meet in front of Vista Colorado at 8:00 and at the District Cafeteria at 2:45.

New Trustee Sworn In to Represent Area 3!

Dusti Rose Bacon was sworn in last night during the Board of Trustees meeting to represent Area 3 (Chemehuevi Valley and Big River)! NUSD is excited to have her join our dynamic School District! Welcome Dusti Rose Bacon! Thank you for volunteering to serve in this position.

Mrs. Laurie Stephenson Honored as Educator of the Year

The Needles Chamber of Commerce honored Vista Colorado ES teacher Mrs. Laurie Stephenson as the "Educator of the Year" for her work and advocacy on behalf of our students with special needs. She started as an Instructional Aide in NUSD more than a decade ago and has taught Special Day Classes, Resource Support Program and Intervention programs for both general and special education students. We are proud of the work that Mrs. Stephenson has accomplished and her dedication to our students!

Middle School Holds First Team Building Activity

All MS students have been placed on 6-7-8 grade teams. Friday 6th graders received the names of their team members and they had to find these other students. Once found, teams received a treat and then students and Mrs. Avila danced on the lawn together. Connecting Students to School!!!

VISTA Receives Award from State of California for Student Support Programs!

State of California awarded a handful of schools in SB County with awards for their Positive Behavior Intervention and Support programs for students! Vista has worked to connect students to school and engage them in positive behavior. Thank you VISTA staff for all you do for Needles students and their families! You are appreciated!

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