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Application for Appointment to the Board of Trustees Vacancies for Area 2

Needles Unified School District is seeking candidates to fill the one vacancy for Area 2 (City of Needles). If you are interested in serving on the Needles USD Board of Trustees representing Area 2 and are a registered voter, please complete the attached application and return it by email, fax, mail, or in-person to:

Cindy Smith, Administrative Assistant
1900 Erin Drive, Needles CA 92363
Phone: 760-326-4057
Fax: 760-326-4218
Email: [email protected]

All applications are due by 3:00 PM on Monday, December 19th, 2022. If you have questions, please contact Cindy Smith at the above phone number or Amy Avila, Interim Superintendent, at 760-326-2191.

Application for Appointment to the Board of Trustees Vacancy for Area 1

Needles Unified School District is seeking candidates to fill the one vacancy for Area 1 (Essex/Goffs). If you are interested in serving on the Needles USD Board of Trustees representing Area 1 and are a registered voter, please complete the attached application and return it by email, fax, mail, or in-person to:

Cindy Smith, Administrative Assistant
1900 Erin Drive, Needles, CA 92363
Phone: 760-326-4057
Fax: 760-326-4218
Email: [email protected]

All applications are due by 3:00 PM on Monday, December 19th, 2022. If you have questions, please contact Cindy Smith at the above phone number or Amy Avila, Interim Superintendent, at 760-326-2191.
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Attention Athletic Fans--Purchase Athletic Tickets Here

ATTN: NEEDLES ATHLETIC FANS

All game tickets are now sold through www.TicketSpicket.com via Credit Card only.
We are no longer able to accept Cash at the Door.
To Purchase tickets for all games, click on the link above, or you may scan the QR Code.

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Board Agenda for Tuesday August 16, 2022

Due to changes in the website we use to post our board agenda, the agenda is posted here as well as in the district. The start time to open for closed session is 4:00 pm to discuss the Superintendent Search for this meeting. There is public input before this closed session. The regular meeting opens at 6:00pm.

WELCOME TO THE 2022-2023 SCHOOL YEAR!

School starts August 15th for students and staff return August 8th! We are welcoming many new teachers and classified staff to serve our school community. In addition, we are opening Monument Peak School (grades TK-8) in Big River. Individual schools will be sending parents/guardians specific information for each of their sites. We are looking forward to seeing your children as they return to school this year! If you have questions, ask your child's teacher or contact the school principal.

School Starts August 15th!!!

Students return Monday, August 15th at regular start times! Monday, 8/15; Tuesday 8/16 and Wednesday 8/17 are MINIMUM DAYS.

Trustees Hire Dr. Pat Novotney to Conduct Search for Next Superintendent

Dr. Pat Novotney, search adviser with Dave Long & Associates, has been hired to conduct a search for the next superintendent. Information will be published on state-wide websites early this month and applications will be reviewed for interviews ins late September. The public may provide input on this process during the open portion of each board meeting.

Board of Trustees to Conduct Search for Next Superintendent

The Board of Trustees are in the process of identifying procedures to conduct a search for the new Superintendent by the October 3rd timeline. More information will be posted on the NUSD website as it is available. The goal is to find the best Superintendent to move our District forward to excellence while we ensure that "All Students Will Learn".

SPECIAL BOARD MEETING TUESDAY 7/19

The Board of Trustees will hold a special meeting Tuesday, 7/19 at 5:00 with a closed session to discuss the process to hire a new superintendent. Public input is available when the meeting opens first to general session before going into closed session. The meeting will take place in the District Board Room.

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The Mission of the Needles Unified School District is to:
Provide a free and appropriate education enabling all students to be successfully prepared to be productive members of society.

Our core values reflect that :
1. All Students Will Learn
2. Education First