Due to extreme fire conditions from the Camp Fire there will be no school for students until Monday, December 3rd
INFORMATION FOR ENROLLING EVACUATED STUDENTS
FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 19, 2018
Starting Monday, November 19, 2018, families that have been evacuated can utilize the Butte County 2-1-1 system to start the process of enrolling your students in Butte County Schools.
Starting Monday, November 26, 2018, families that would like to enroll their children in Biggs Unified School District please stop by the Elementary School or High School offices to enroll your students.
To reach Butte 2-1-1, do one of the following:
Call 2-1-1 from any phone within Butte County or
Text “School Ties” to 85511 or
Call 1-866-916-3566 if outside of Butte County
The Butte 2-1-1 system will support families in reaching the appropriate Butte County Office of Education School Ties Case Manager. Each area in Butte County has been assigned a Case Manager that will receive the family’s information and connect them with the appropriate school district.
Biggs Unified School District's mission is to prepare each student for the future, be it vocational or higher education. Students will leave Biggs Unified School District with respect for the world they inhabit and for all humanity.
The BUSD Board of Education is committed to equal opportunity for all individuals in education and in employment and does not discriminate on the basis of ethnic group classification, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender, race, ancestry, national origin, color, or physical or mental disability, or any other unlawful consideration.
The Nondiscrimination Policy Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 prohibits discrimination against persons with a disability in any program. In order to fulfill its obligation under section 504, Biggs Unified School District recognizes a responsibility to avoid discrimination in policies and practices regarding its personnel and students. No discrimination against any person with a disability will knowingly be permitted in any of the programs or practices in the school system.
Biggs Unified School District has specific responsibilities under the Act, which include the responsibility to identify, evaluate, and if the child is determined to be eligible under Section 504, to afford access to appropriate educational services.
If the parent/guardian or staff member disagrees with the determination made by the professional staff of the school district, he/she has a right to an informal mediation and/or a hearing with an impartial hearing officer. Complaints may be submitted to: Doug Kaelin, Superintendent (530) 868-1281 x 250 or 300 B Street, Biggs, CA 95917