Our Mission

Our mission is to provide a personalized learning environment with a culture of acceptance for a diverse community. We encourage the development of compassionate, resilient, lifelong learners. Our core values are respect, compassion, responsiveness, and accountability—for ourselves, each other, and our environment.

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Learning Centers

Plumas Charter School serves students in kindergarten through 12th grade throughout Plumas and adjacent counties. Our personalized learning approach includes independent study, concurrent college enrollment, enrichment activities, online curricula, electives, and center-based courses in Quincy, Indian Valley, and Chester.

Quincy Learning Center
Indian Valley Academy 

Chester Learning Center

Upcoming Events

PCS Graduates Class of 2023
Family, friends and educators celebrated the PCS class of 2023 with a graduation ceremony in early June.
Sixth-graders compleate elementary school
Two Plumas Charter School learning centers held sixth-grade graduations to mark the completion of elementary school.
Chester students explore careers in healthcare
PCS collaborated with Westwood High School, Chester High School and Seneca Healthcare District to bring Plumas Health Education Spring Institute (PHESI) to Chester students.
College Tours
A group of high school students from Quincy spent four days touring four different colleges in May.
Solar Workshop
During the solar-panel install at the Quincy Learning Center, team members from GRID Alternatives taught students about the benefits of solar energy.

Executive Director's Message

At Plumas Charter School, we are proud to bring our core values of respect, compassion, responsiveness, and accountability to the forefront in serving our students and families even when challenges arise. I am immensely grateful to and privileged to work with our teachers and staff, who unite behind our mission to offer peronalized education while also supporting our students, families, employees, and communities. To our families: thank you for choosing PCS and for being active participants in your child's education. Your partnership and trust are held in great esteem. I am looking forward to continuing to support the evolution of our school culture and our instructional team. Please feel free to reach out with any questions or concerns! -Taletha Washburn

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