THE 2021-2022 Sierra Plumas Joint Unified School District Budget was approved unanimously on Tuesday, June 22nd. Business Manager, Nona Greisert stated they have a positive cash flow for fiscal year 2021-2022 with a projected ending cash balance of $3,659,167 with a one time net increase of $634,787 due to COVID funding. The reserve requirement is met for all three years and have a positive certification.
REINSTATING the District-Wide Intervention Teacher position on an ongoing basis was discussed during the Sierra Plumas Joint Unified School District meeting held Tuesday, June 22nd in Downieville. This position oversees district wide intervention program that uses effective, scientifically based research curriculum and instructional strategies to fit the needs of struggling students at Downieville, Loyalton Elementary and Loyalton High School. After many teachers spoke in favor and several letters were received from parents the Board approved the position unanimously with Board President Mike Moore and Board member Christina Potter absent.