Needles Unified School District

News and Announcements

Final Version School Calendar for 2018-2019

The Board of Trustees approved the calendar for the 2018-2019 school year. This calendar is very similar to our current year's calendar. Our goal is to increase attendance rates by meeting the needs of our school community. Attendance counts! A downloadable calendar is available under CALENDARS on the top of the NUSD website.
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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.
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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.
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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!
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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!
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