Long Beach Education Foundation - provides school library books, scholarships to at-risk student, uniforms for needy children and other assistance. A hundred percent of every tax-deductible donation to the Foundation goes directly to help schools and students. For information call (562) 997-8054.
Principal for a Day - Each year schools in the district invite community leaders to serve as co-principals for a day. These guest principals see first hand the strengths and needs of our schools and develop a greater appreciation for the work of educators and support staff. If you are interested in being considered for this one-day, eye-opening event, please call the Long Beach Education Partnership Office at (562) 997-8054.
Education Business Advisory - The mission of the EBA is to create partnerships with community, business and educational institutions to provide real learning experiences through the integration of academic and technical content, reinforced through work-based learning. In order to prepare students for the 21st Century the need for a business advisory became essential. Thus, the Education Business Advisory was created.
Volunteers in Public Schools assist in local schools and classrooms. If you would like to apply to become a school volunteer, call your school or (562) 997-8457.
Education Celebration. Parents and students are invited to learn about magnet schools, special programs and enrollment options available in the Long Beach Unified School District at this event. Call the Magnet Office for information at 997-8308.
Business Partners. Our schools have formed more than 1,000 Educational Partnerships with business and industry. They provide guest speakers and encourage students to learn. If your company would like information on how to participate, call (562) 997-8250.
Rotary Readers. In local elementary schools, more than 100 Rotary Readers are trained to help children improve their reading skill in kindergarten through third grades. For information call (562) 436-8181.
Parent Boosters and Alumni Groups assist high schools and students with uniforms, grad nights, scholarships and in dozens of other ways. For information, call the office of the activities specialist at your local high school.
School Site Councils provide principals with helpful input and volunteer services. Contact your local school's principal for information.