Needles Unified School District

Upcoming Events

Board of Trustee Meeting
Date: 4/17/2018, 5 PM 8 PM
Location: Big River
Board of Trustee Meeting
Date: 5/15/2018, 5 PM 8 PM
Location: District Board Room
Board of Trustee Meeting / LCAP/LCFF Public Hearing
Date: 6/12/2018, 5 PM 8 PM
Location: District Board Room
Board of Trustee Meeting
Date: 6/19/2018, 5 PM 8 PM
Location: District Board Room

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News and Announcements

Needles Middle School to be Renamed the Margot McKee Middle School

In honor of Trustee Margot McKee, the Needles Middle School will be renamed the Margot McKee Middle School. Trustee McKee was a student, teacher, volunteer, parent, NTA President and Trustee in the Needles Unified School District for seventy years! Her contributions to the District and the entire school community will live on through her legacy of excellence at McKee Middle School.

Applications Available for Vacant Trustee Seat for Area 2

Applications are now being accepted for the vacant Trustee seat for Area 2 in the City of Needles. The vacant seat will be filled by an appointment process starting at 3:30 pm at the next regular Board of Trustee meeting on Tuesday, April 17th. Applicants will interview in open session with the Board of Trustees, who will appoint to fill the seat following deliberation of all qualified candidates. Applications are available online and at the District Support Office. Applications are due to the District Office by 4:00 pm on Tuesday, March 20th.

NHS Students Explore Career Pathways

NHS students have an opportunity to explore possible career pathways that include the Explorer Program with the San Bernardino County Sheriff's Department, as well as culinary arts, technology, family wellness, agricultural sciences, and business. Students have opportunities to job shadow career professionals and to explore future possibilities in college and career through online instruction, classroom programs and AVID.


Needles High School AVID students had an opportunity to job shadow industry experts. Kristen Gaston traveled all the way to Atlanta to shadow her uncle an executive with UPS. This opportunity provides real-life experience as part of our preparation for college and career readiness!

Area 3 Trustee Appointed!

On Tuesday, October 24th, the Needles Unified SD Board of Trustees appointed June Leivas as the Area 3 Trustee. She will fill the vacancy created with the resignation of Trustee Dusty Rose Bacon in September. The Board of Trustees will swear June Leivas in as Trustee on Tuesday, November 14, 2017. Please join us for this event!

Parent Workshop: "Ways to Help Your Child Succeed in School"

Presented Thursday, October 26th 5:30-6:30 District Cafeteria Needles & Friday October 27th 8:30-9:30 Chemehuevi Valley Elementary Multipurpose Room
Learn strategies to better help your child succeed in school! Dr. Cindie Medeiros of the Office of the SB County Superintendent of Schools will share tips on helping with homework, dealing with math, and making sure your child is successful!

Homecoming 2017

Welcome Home Mustangs!
Enjoy this program to celebrate Homecoming 2017 made by Julie Rowan!
Thank you Julie! Once a Mustang always a Mustang!

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