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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Catch Me At My Best
A Message From the Principal
Dear Nicolas Families, Students and Community Members,
I am so excited and honored to be your interim Principal for the remainder of the 2014-2015 school year.
My entire staff and I are dedicated to continuing to support all students in the academic success.
In my 30 years of experience as an educator, I truly believe the stronger the relationship between ...
8th Grade Science Built Roller Coasters
Ms. Candelaria's class made roller coasters to test properties of physics. Click below to view the pictures and videos.
Traffic Safety Awareness
These materials will help you to keep students safe when out on the streets.
Parents are the Key - Side 1 Parents are the Key - Side 2 Tips for ...
Knight Notes: Student News Website
The students of Nicolas Junior High School have been working hard to create a student news website called the Knight Notes. There is all kinds of new content on the ...
Engineers Visit the STEM Lab
Engineers visited the STEM Lab at Nicolas Junior High to speak to students.