The Fall River Joint Unified School District is located in northeastern California and is comprised of two elementary schools, two junior-senior high schools, two continuation high schools, and four community day schools, to accommodate students from kindergarten through twelfth grade.
Dr. Merrill Grant, Superintendent
20375 Tamarack Ave. - Burney, CA 96013
Shasta Community College
Shasta College was founded in 1948 as part of the Shasta Union High School District and serves all people in Shasta, Tehama, and Trinity Counties, including parts of Lassen, Modoc, and Humboldt Counties. Shasta College enrolls approximately 11,000 students, including on-campus day, on-campus evening, and off-campus students taking classes at extended education centers throughout the District. The College currently employs about 150 full-time faculty and administrators, 250 part-time instructors, and 200 support staff.
Shasta College’s 337-acre campus is home to a state-of-the-art $1.5 million Early Childhood Education child care center and instructional facility opened in the fall of 2005. The 44,000 square foot Health Sciences and University Center in downtown Redding houses the college’s Dental Hygiene and Nursing Programs and also serves as host to baccalaureate degree programs offered by both public and private universities. Shasta College is part of the California Community College system, which is the largest system of higher education in the world, with 112 colleges organized into 72 districts. Shasta College offers a wide range of programs and services, including counseling, tutoring, financial aid, performing arts and athletic events, student activities, veterans’ services, cultural events, lecture series, workshops, and art exhibits.