Welcome to Nicolas Jr. High School

Our school was named after Pierre Nicolas, a French native born in 1845. After migrating to California in 1866, Nicolas began to raise sheep and cattle. After moving to Fullerton at the age of 32, he bought 131 acres of orange and walnut groves along the small road that was later named Nicolas Avenue, known today as Euclid Avenue. He built his home Southeast of the railroad and a hotel, Nicolas House, at the northwest corner of Spadra Road (Harbor Boulevard) and Santa Fe Avenue. Nicolas was known for his cheerful hospitality and charming nine children.  Built in 1955 as an elementary school, Nicolas became a junior high school for seventh and 8th grade students in 1956 and has served junior high school students ever since.

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A Message From the Principal

To:      Nicolas Junior High Families
From:  Dr. Barnett, Principal
Re:       Me leaving Nicolas Junior High School
December 14, 2014

It is with mixed emotions that I inform all you all that I will be leaving Nicolas Junior High School for a position at the Fullerton School District offices effective January 5, 2015. While I am pleased to stay in the ...

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School News

Weekly Update for January 5, 2015

Good evening Nicolas Families.  This is Dr. Barnett, with one last message about the events for the week of January 5, 2015.

January 5 - No classes for a teacher ...

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Weekly Parent Update for December 15, 2014

Good evening Nicolas Families.  This is Dr. Barnett, the principal from Nicolas Junior High School with a message about the events for the week of December 8, 2014.

Spirit Days ...

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Spirit Week Dress up Days December 15-19

For any of the spirit days, you can wear a Nicolas spirit shirt to participate.

December 15 - Holiday Shirt Day - May be collarless but must have a sleeve ...

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Nicolas Tutorial Request Form

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    On behalf of Fullerton School District, I extend my warmest welcome to the students, parents, faculty and staff.  Our motto, “Great Schools – Successful Kids,” is a truism supported every day by providing standards-based academic programs that foster an environment where teachers and parents work together to make instructional decisions that promote success for all students. We are proud that everyone at Fullerton School District is unwaveringly committed to developing innovative instructional...

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