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Pierce Lock down 09/08/2017
Pierce Lock down 09/08/2017
Pierce Elementary School was placed on a precautionary lock-down on August 23 from approximately 2:45 p.m. to 2:55 p.m. due to police activity in the surrounding neighborhood. The lock-down was lifted by the Ridgecrest Police Department at 2:55 p.m. and all students and staff are safe and have resumed regular activity.   read more about Pierce Lock down 09/08/2017
Back to school night
Updated Back to School Night Schedules
Download the latest updated Back to school Night schedules here!  read more about Updated Back to School Night Schedules
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2017-18 Annual Notice for Parents
We, are committed to providing the highest quality education in a safe environment to all K-12 students. We believe the school shares with the family, church, and community the responsibility for developing life-long learners who are responsible, productive citizens.   read more about 2017-18 Annual Notice for Parents
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Burroughs Traffic Flow
This is Burroughs' new traffic pattern. The primary student drop off is clearly marked at the NW corner of the access road (next to the four blue/white portable classrooms). Please pull all the way forward when dropping your student...  read more about Burroughs Traffic Flow
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Murray Middle School Traffic Flow and Logistics
In an effort to ensure a smooth start to school at the new Murray campus, we are providing Traffic Flow information and a Site Logistic Plan...  read more about Murray Middle School Traffic Flow and Logistics
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2017-18 Academic
Please review the attached updated Academic Calendar for 2017-2018. Please note the changed Late-start Wednesday times for Monroe, Murray, and Burroughs. Also, new for '17-'18 are the slight changes in regular start and end times for Monroe, Murray, and Burroughs. The Monroe and Murray regular school days will be 7:20 am - 2:15 pm and the Burroughs regular school days will be 7:45 am - 2:45 pm.  read more about 2017-18 Academic
CEP announcement
CEP Food service notification 2017-18
Great news to Mesquite High school, Inyokern Elementary, and Pierce Elementary schools These schools will be participating in a new option for the National School Breakfast and Lunch programs called Community Eligibility Provision starting this 2017-18 school year. The Great News is that ALL Students enrolled at these schools are eligible to receive a healthy breakfast and lunch at NO CHARGE to your household each day.  read more about CEP Food service notification 2017-18
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Open Enrollment 2017-18
Sierra Sands Unified School District Board Policy 5116.1, Intradistrict Open Enrollment, provides a window of opportunity May 1-15 each year for parents to request attendance at a school of their choice for the following school year.  read more about Open Enrollment 2017-18
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Drug Awareness Presentation for Parents
On April 17th, 2017, the Sierra Sands U.S.D. hosted a Drug Awareness for Parents Presentation...  read more about Drug Awareness Presentation for Parents
2016-19 Board Approved Local Control Accountability Plan (LCAP)
2016-19 Board Approved Local Control Accountability Plan (LCAP)
At the June 23, 2016 board meeting, the Board of Education approved the 2016-19 Local Control Accountability Plan (LCAP).  read more about 2016-19 Board Approved Local Control Accountability Plan (LCAP)