Welcome to North Cow Creek School




Each year we ask for parent input as we evaluate the progress we have made towards our LCAP goals. Please click on the link below to take this survey. The survey will close on February 28th.

Parent Survey


One of our School Board members has moved out of the area and, as a result, has resigned from the position. The Board is seeking applications from individuals living within the district who would like to be considered for filling this position until the upcoming elections in November, 2020. Information for consideration may be found by clicking here: [Vacancy Notice and Information] [Candidate Information Sheet] [ Resume Template].


North Cow Creek School announces posting of Requests for Proposals for YR 2020 (YR23) E-Rate Eligible Projects: Wireless Equipment. Bids are due no later than 3:00 p.m. on February 10, 2020 at 10619 Swede Creek Rd., Palo Cedro, CA 96073. Vendors are referred to the North Cow Creek School website for details, instructions, bid forms and submittal due dates [ERATE Information Here].


We have been working on a redesign of our parking lot to address safety and efficiency in the drop off and pick up of students. Pending State approval and receiving modernization monies from the proposed State bond, the design found HERE (Click HERE) is being worked on. Feel free to email comments or questions to Mr. Kurtz.


Our new Innovation Lab includes a Maker Space section where students can design a variety of projects as they build their Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math skills. Mrs. Gamble, our I-Lab instructor is requesting a variety of household items to be used in the Maker Space section. Click on the icon to the left to view items you can donate.


We are in need of substitute paraprofessionals and custodians. If you are interested, please contact/visit the school office to pick up an application. 


Parents of students in grades 4-8 have access to the Aeries Parent Portal. The portal displays students grades and attendance. To access the portal, click the PARENT PORTAL icon to the right. Enter the parent email address on file at school followed by your password. If you have ​​forgotten the password, click the FORGOT PASSWORD link. If you are still unable to access the portal, call the office to verify your email address.


About North Cow Creek School

NCCS is a small (260 student) school in rural Northern California, which has been in existence since 1882. Currently, over 66% of our families drive from as far away as Cottonwood, Shasta Lake City, Shingletown, and Igo/Ono to attend one of the top schools in Shasta County. NCCS's long tradition of exceptional student achievement has earned two California Distinguished School recognition, the Governor's Physical Fitness Award, and a variety of other local awards.We believe that every child is able to learn with quality instruction, time, and support. We ensure this happens by providing family centered school culture, academic support for students in reading and math, and up-to-date curriculum in all subjects. At NCCS, we're also proud to provide a full sports program, including flag football (6th-8th), basketball (4th-8th), volleyball (6th-8th), softball (6th-8th), baseball (6th-8th), track (4th-8th), and ski/snowboard (K-8th).

 Support NCCS

Clicking on the links below will take you to specific sites that allow you to purchase online with a percentage of your purchase going back to the school. Most major stores are available. 

Amazon Smile escrp School Store 

Athletic Banners

Businesses can support our athletic program by purchasing a banner with their business information. These banners will be prominently displayed in the gym. More information can be found by downloading the informational flyer HERE

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Locate Us

10619 Swede Creek Road
Palo Cedro, CA 96073
Phone 530.549.4488
Fax: 530.549.4490

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