Category Archives: News

18 Mar

ALERT! Early Release Wednesdays Beginning in 2017-18

Students will be released from schools at an earlier-than-usual time every Wednesday during the 2017-2018 school year. This change in schedule will provide teachers with increased professional development time during which they will receive quality training in preparation for student instruction. Wednesday Early Release Times Downieville School:…………………… 1:30 pm Loyalton Elementary School:……… 1:30 pm Loyalton more »

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28 Nov

Conflict of Interest Amendment

The Sierra-Plumas Joint Unified School District will amend its Conflict of Interest Code to: – add School Site Administrators and Technology Director as these positions make or participate in making decisions that may foreseeably have a material effect on a financial interest, and – update the address of the Sierra-Plumas Joint Unified School District Office. more »

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04 Oct


Sierra-Plumas Joint Unified School District Governing Board… will hold public hearings at respective meetings on Tuesday, October 11, 2016, 6:00 pm at Downieville School, 130 School Street, Downieville CA 95936 for the purpose of receiving public comment on textbooks or instructional materials, or both, in each subject that is consistent with the content and cycles of more »

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29 Apr

Notice of Public Hearing – Local Control Accountability Plan

The Sierra County Office of Education and the Sierra-Plumas Joint Unified School District hereby give notice that a Public Hearing will be held as follows: PURPOSE:     1) 2016-2017 Proposed Budgets, Pursuant to Education Code Sections 42103, 42122, 42123, and 42127 2) Local Control Accountability Plans, Education Code Section (E.C.) 52062 3) Use of Proposition 30, more »

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10 Dec

Alternative Education Teacher-Temporary

ANNOUNCEMENT OF CERTIFICATED TEMPORARY POSITION VACANCY JOB TITLE:               Classroom Teacher – Alternative Education Programs DEADLINE:              December 31, 2015, at 3:00pm. Applications will be received until that date LOCATION:               Sierra Pass Continuation School and Independent Study Program, Loyalton, CA, for Sierra-Plumas Joint Unified School District, Sierra County SALARY:                  $198 (Step 1 Class 1 Salary more »

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17 Apr

Graduation 2015

Loyalton High School Graduation: Friday, June 5th. 6:00 P.M., LHS, William Rouse Gymnasium, 700 Fourth St., Loyalton, CA 96118   Downieville School Graduation: Friday, June 5th. 5:30 P.M., KENTUCKY MINE MUSEUM, 100 Kentucky Mine Rd., Hwy 49, Sierra City, CA 96125.   Loyalton Elementary School 6th Grade Graduation & Barbecue: Thursday, June 4th. 6:30., Old more »

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31 Mar

Spring Break!

           Spring Break is April 6th through 10th!      (And Friday, April 3rd is a Snow Day = No School!                          (But no snow, either–Sigh.)                         HAVE A GREAT WEEK!

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12 Dec

Sierra County Board of Education Meeting Agenda for Wednesday, June 17, 2015

AGENDA FOR THE REGULAR MEETING OF THE SIERRA COUNTY BOARD OF EDUCATION Wednesday, June 17, 2015 6:00 pm REGULAR SESSION Sierra County Office of Education, 109 Beckwith Rd., Room 4, Loyalton, CA 96118, California   This meeting will NOT be available for videoconferencing at Downieville School. Any individual who requires disability-related accommodations or modifications including more »

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