Sandi Eyre (Assistant Teacher) also known as “Grandma Sandi” has lived in Nevada County for over 50 years. She was born in St. Paul, Minnesota and moved to Grass Valley when she was 8 years old. Sandi has two adult children and five grandchildren with two of her grandchildren enrolled at YRCS. Before becoming a staff member, Sandi volunteered in kindergarten where her grandchild called her grandma all the time and that is how she got her nickname “Grandma Sandi”. Sandi made an agreement with her grandchild that she could call her grandma in order to make her happy and ever since both Sandi and her grandchildren have been happy to be at YRCS.