Welcome to SPJUSD!

Where all children succeed

Where all children feel safe

And curiosity is cultivated

Appreciating beauty, caring for the environment, as well as each other...

Where students apply knowledge to new contexts

with honesty and integrity.

SPJUSD

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Sierra-Plumas Joint Unified School District Schools

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Wednesday Early Release Times
Downieville School:…………………… 1:30 pm
Loyalton Elementary School:……… 1:30 pm
Loyalton High School:……………….. 1:35 pm

Sierra-Plumas Joint Unified School District / A Single District County / Our enrollment is 411 students /4 facilities

ADA Accessible Website Initiative

March 2, 2017 12:26 am : Alerts, Delays & Closures, News

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The Sierra-Plumas Unified School District is committed to providing accessibility for all. If you experience difficulty with the accessibility of the website or documents, please contact us to request this information in an alternate format, websites@spjusd.org or call 530-993-1660 

 

TAKING BIDS: REQUEST FOR PROPOSAL, 2018 ASPHALT & CONCRETE REPAIR

The Sierra County Office of Education is seeking proposals from qualified contractors (Contractor) for asphalt and concrete repairs for parking lots, curbs, entry way and access road at various locations within the Loyalton school site locations. Click Here for more information….

 

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Sierra-Plumas Joint Unified School District / A Single District County / Our enrollment is 411 students /4 facilities

bluegrizzley2CLICK ..Visit Loyalton High School Website

Accommodates students in grades 7-12 from the eastern section of Sierra and Plumas counties. LHS offers seven Advanced Placement courses and several other honors classes, as well as part of its full a-g course offerings for the college-bound student. *

Loyalton High has been recognized as a “Distinguished School”. * Loyalton Middle School was recognized in 1992 by the California Department of Education as a “Distinguished School. [br]Loyalton High School Daily Bulletin      View School Accountability Report Cards ~ SARC

grizzlycubsCLICK ..Visit Loyalton Elementary School Website

Serves grades K-6. The school is located in the City of Loyalton adjacent to Loyalton High School. Children come from Vinton and Chilcoot in Plumas County, the rural areas of Sierra Valley, and the City of Loyalton.

Loyalton Elementary Daily Bulletin       View School Accountability Report Cards ~ SARC

warriorCLICK ..Visit Downieville School Website

A K-12 school, which is located in Downieville, the Sierra County seat, and serves the communities of Downieville, Sierra City, Goodyear’s Bar, and surrounding rural areas. The California Department of Education recognized the High School as a “Distinguished School” and Downieville was recently recognized as a California Business for Education Excellence Honor Roll School.

 Downieville Jr/Sr High School Bulletin       View School Accountability Report Cards ~ SARC
Sierra Pass Continuation High School The alternative high school facility in the District, accommodates students in grades 9-12 from the eastern section of Sierra and Plumas counties
View School Accountability Report Cards ~ SARC

It has been said, the most important factors for education are a great location, great teachers, and excellent schools.. WELCOME TO SIERRA COUNTY! 

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Mission & Vision Statement

Dr.MerrillGrant

Dr. Merrill Grant, Superintendent

We envision schools where all children succeed, where all children feel safe, and where their curiosity is cultivated. We provide an educational environment that encourages productive, responsible citizens. It is our goal to equip students with the tools to live and to contribute successfully in a rapidly changing world. Our schools offer a challenging, meaningful, and relevant curriculum that values creativity, critical thinking, and effective communication. Our students apply knowledge to new contexts and do so with honesty and integrity. Our students learn to appreciate beauty and care for the environment as well as each other and ultimately understand that their actions make a difference. Read: Mission and Vision ~ Strategic Plan

 

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Sierra Schools Foundation

The Sierra Schools Foundation supports the public schools of Sierra County and the Sierra-Plumas Joint Unified School District.

 

Introducing Sierra County

girl and boy readingSierra County lies northeast of Sacramento and borders the State of Nevada on the east. Located in the heart of the Northern Sierra Nevada Mountains, it contains one-half million acres of forest land, forty-five mountain lakes, and an estimated seven hundred miles of trout streams. The eastern quarter of Plumas County lies within the boundaries of the Sierra-Plumas Joint Unified School District, and children from the towns of Vinton and Chilcoot attend school in Loyalton.
 [br] Elevations within the District range from 2000 to nearly 9000 feet. Heavy snowfall and extreme temperatures are the general rule during the winter at the higher elevations. Eastern Sierra and Plumas counties include the great Sierra Valley, once an ancient lake bed but now the largest alpine valley in the Sierra Nevada range, a natural area for agricultural, timber production and mineral extraction operations. The western portion of Sierra County is heavily forested, has timber management areas, and contains both lode and placer gold mining operations. Gold was discovered here in 1849, and the area is rich in early California history.
 [br] Recreational activities abound including fishing, hunting, skiing, hiking, camping, boating, and visits to points of historical interest.
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Sierra Plumas Joint Unified School District

The Sierra-Plumas Joint Unified School District serves all of Sierra County and the eastern quarter of Plumas County. The District is governed by a five person Governing Board, each member of which represents a defined geographical area of the District. The District Governing Board also serves as the Sierra County Board of Education.

Tomorrow night is the Class of 2018's Senior Variety Show! It's not too late to partake in the dinner, prepared by our very own Adriana Lopez. This dinner of birria, beans, rice, chips, and salsa is available with the show for $15.00 and begins at 5:30. The show begins at 6:30 and is $5.00 alone. Dinner will be served until we run out. After the (very funny) show we will have a live auction to the auctioneer stylings of Dave and Rick Roberti. There is a plethora of items being auctioned off! Bring your wallets! We hope to see you all there! #lhsgrizzlies #classof2018 ... See MoreSee Less

Tomorrow night is the Class of 2018s Senior Variety Show! Its not too late to partake in the dinner, prepared by our very own Adriana Lopez. This dinner of birria, beans, rice, chips, and salsa is available with the show for $15.00 and begins at 5:30. The show begins at 6:30 and is $5.00 alone.  Dinner will be served until we run out. After the (very funny) show we will have a live auction to the auctioneer stylings of Dave and Rick Roberti. There is a plethora of items being auctioned off! Bring your wallets! We hope to see you all there! #lhsgrizzlies #classof2018

 

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GAMUT ONLINE / School District Policies

If you are interested in viewing the Sierra Plumas Unified School District Policies and Regulations please follow the instructions: You may access GAMUT Online by going to http://www.gamutonline.net Once on the site, click “GO” in the middle of the page. When prompted enter the following information: Username: sierraplumas Password: public96126  Once logged in, please select “S” and then click on Sierra Plumas Joint USD. If you are interested in viewing the Sierra Plumas Unified School District Policies and Regulations please follow the instructions: You may access GAMUT Online by going to http://www.gamutonline.net Once on the site, click “GO” in the middle of the page. When prompted enter the following information: Username: sierraplumas Password: public96126  Once logged in, please select “S” and then click on Sierra Plumas Joint USD.