PTA Membership
            We have our winners!!! Congratulations to our our lucky 7 winners for our fall PTA membership raffle! Amazon Gift Card Morgan Yarak Lucille's Gift Card Joza Burnam Malis Mam Dog Haus Party Pack Gift Card Marlene Alfaro Nicholas Cheung Diana Red Eagle  Stone Fire Grill Gift Card Aki Porter  Winners will be emailed to coordinate prize pick up. Thank you to everyone who got their memberships in so far this year. We are well on our way to our goal of 1 member for every Longfellow student. You can still join online  HERE  or ... read full article
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11/13/2018-11/27/2018

A Special Thank You
  Thank you to all the businesses and individuals that donated towards our Harvest Festival live and silent auctions, raffles, and prizes.  Our event was a success in large part a success due to your generosity! Thank you!! American Girl, Aquatic Explorations, Boomers! Irvine, Bowers Museum, Dog Haus - Long Beach, Bixby Knolls Car Wash, Carpenter Center, Hof’s Hut, Center Stage Dance Academy, Santa Ana Zoo, Children’s, Museum of La Habra, Chipotle, Kick It Up Dance and Fitness, Kidnastics, Seoul Kitten Glow, Long Beach Ballet, La Strada, Malibu Wine Safaris, Mumford Brewing Company, Musical Theater West, Simmzy’s, Laugh Factory - ... read full article
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11/4/2018-11/18/2018
Reflections Workshop & PTA Meeting, Oct 16, 6:00PMLongfellow PTA10/15/201810/16/2018
Reflections Workshop & PTA Meeting, Oct 16, 6:00PM
A Reflections finishing workshop has been added for tomorrow during the PTA General Meeting from 6-7pm Cafeteria. You can attend the meeting in the auditorium while your child works on his/her Reflections submission in the cafeteria! Materials for visual arts and literature entries will be available as well as finishing supplies for photo mounting. Entry forms will also be on hand. Reflections submissions now due Friday, October 19. ... read full article
Amazon SmileLongfellow PTA10/29/201811/2/2018
Amazon Smile
Are you an Amazon shopper? If you make eligible purchases via  smile.amazon.com and select Henry W. Longfellow PTA as your charity of choice, Amazon will donate a portion of your purchase! You find the exact same low prices, vast selection and convenient shopping experience as Amazon.com, with the added bonus of supporting Longfellow PTA! From October 29-November 2, AmazonSmile is even increasing their donation rate to 5% (10x the usual rate!!). What are you waiting for? Get shopping! ... read full article
Harvest Festival Wristband PresaleLongfellow PTA10/24/201811/1/2018
Harvest Festival Wristband Presale
Harvest Festival wristbands are available for pre-sale through Thursday, November 1. Wristbands are $10 each and entitles one person (non-transferable) to enjoy the following activities: -Unlimited carnival games  -Inflatable soccer  -Panning for gold  -Trackless train  -Spin art  -Face painting  -Pie walk & contest  -Inflatable obstacle course  ONLINE SALES: Wristbands purchased online will ONLY be available for pick up the day of the Harvest Festival at the wristband sales line. Just give the banker your name and they will have your wristbands for you. Click  HERE to purchase wristbands online. IN-PERSON SALES: You can also purchase wristbands in person before and ... read full article
Harvest Festival Help Needed!Longfellow PTA10/21/201811/3/2018
Harvest Festival Help Needed!
Our annual Harvest Festival needs help from our wonderful Longfellow community to make it happen!  Here are three ways you can help: Bake Sale  - Everyone loves our Bake Sale. If you can bring goodies, sign up  HERE . Volunteers  - We need volunteers to help run our many activities, to set up and to clean up. You are welcome to have your child help you work a booth. One hour of your time helps us immensely!  Sign up to volunteer  HERE . Tables and EZ Ups -  Please bring your tables and/or EZ Ups! We need so many to ... read full article
School of Excellence Baseline SurveyLongfellow PTA10/13/201810/27/2018
School of Excellence Baseline Survey
National PTA School of Excellence is a recognition program that supports and celebrates partnerships between PTAs and schools to enrich the educational experience and overall well-being for all students. Longfellow PTA is working towards renewing our National PTA School of Excellence status. Please take 5 minutes to complete our baseline survey, which we will use to set our objective for the year. Longfellow Elementary and Longfellow PTA work together for ALL students! Deadline to complete the survey is Friday, October 26. Survey in English Survey in Spanish ... read full article
PTA MembershipLongfellow PTA11/13/201811/27/2018
PTA Membership
            We have our winners!!! Congratulations to our our lucky 7 winners for our fall PTA membership raffle! Amazon Gift Card Morgan Yarak Lucille's Gift Card Joza Burnam Malis Mam Dog Haus Party Pack Gift Card Marlene Alfaro Nicholas Cheung Diana Red Eagle  Stone Fire Grill Gift Card Aki Porter  Winners will be emailed to coordinate prize pick up. Thank you to everyone who got their memberships in so far this year. We are well on our way to our goal of 1 member for every Longfellow student. You can still join online  HERE  or ... read full article
PTA Membership Raffle - Join by Friday, Nov 9Longfellow PTA10/14/201811/9/2018
PTA Membership Raffle - Join by Friday, Nov 9
Submit your PTA membership by this Friday, November 9 to be entered into a special raffle! We have gift certificates to Amazon ($25), Stonefire Grill ($25), and Dog Haus (meal for 4), that 7 lucky Longfellow PTA members will win. Don't delay - turn in your dues today!  Join online HERE  or download a  MEMBERSHIP FORM to turn in with a check or cash if you misplaced the membership envelope that was sent home. Membership is only $10 per person and anyone and everyone is encouraged to join. PTA acts as your voice and we advocate on behalf of ALL ... read full article
Help Longfellow Get a New Play StructureLongfellow PTA10/7/201810/13/2018
Help Longfellow Get a New Play Structure
Longfellow PTA has applied for a Kaboom playground grant that would help fund for a new play structure on the large playground. We need to show that we have parent and community support! Please visit the office at Longfellow and LF@Riley to sign the petition and show you support our efforts. PTA board members will be walking around with a clipboard before and after school as well. We have until Friday, October 12 to get as many signatures as possible! ... read full article
Green Team Recycling Every FridayLongfellow PTA10/3/201810/20/2018
Green Team Recycling Every Friday
Green Team recycling starts this Friday, October 5 and will happen every Friday thereafter. Longfellow K-2 students can drop off recycling items(aluminum and plastic bottles only) next to the cafeteria on the exit side (by the bungalows). LF@Riley 3-5 students can drop off items  to the purple recycling bin that will be next to the grassy area. Click  HERE for more information and if you are available to help with sorting. ... read full article
PTA Participants WaiverLongfellow PTA9/23/201810/14/2018
PTA Participants Waiver
Make sure to complete the PTA Participant(s) Waiver for your child to participate in PTA events like Reflections workshops, Movie Night, Harvest Festival, and Jogathon. You will only need to fill this form out ONCE while your child is enrolled at Longfellow. Take care of it today! Online waiver available HERE . ... read full article
PTA Meeting Info SlidesLongfellow PTA9/20/20189/28/2018
PTA Meeting Info Slides
In his Principal's Report at the September 18 PTA meeting, Mr. Sigur shared some news regarding 2017-2018 SBAC test results and Measure E, including some photos of construction progress at Longfellow. Clear  HERE to view the slides presented. ... read full article
TB Test for VIPsLongfellow PTA9/19/201810/31/2018
TB Test for VIPs
If you need to get a TB test for your VIPs application, the district is offering two dates for free testing. ... read full article
Donations Needed!Penny Morris9/13/201810/18/2018
Donations Needed!
Longfellow PTA is always looking for donations to help support our many programs!  We have an amazing auction at the Harvest Festival, and we need prizes for our Jogathon opportunity drawings.  Suggested items for donation can be found here  and we also have a donation letter listing our tax id # here . Or you can view them below  Please help support Longfellow students! ... read full article
LF PTA Website as an Icon on Your PhoneLongfellow PTA9/12/20189/26/2018
LF PTA Website as an Icon on Your Phone
You can save our website so as an icon to your phone similar to apps so information is one touch away. ... read full article
Music in LBUSD and Mr. PetriLongfellow PTA9/3/20189/17/2018
Music in LBUSD and Mr. Petri
The Grunion interviewed our wonderful music teacher and LBUSD Music Curriculum Leader, Mr. Petri, in an article discussing music in our district. Longfellow PTA knows the value of music education and that is why we fund a second day for Mr. Petri to be at Longfellow. Read the Grunion article here .   ... read full article
VIPs at RileyLongfellow PTA8/31/20189/14/2018
VIPs at Riley
Any already approved VIP who would like to volunteer on the Longfellow campus at Riley, needs to submit for a badge transfer or a duplicate badge to be created (if volunteering at both Longfellow and Riley). Click  HERE  to download the form and submit it to school with your child or submit it directly to the office at either campus. ... read full article
New Faces on CampusLongfellow PTA8/30/20189/13/2018
New Faces on Campus
This school year you will see some new faces around Longfellow/Riley. Please say hello and give them a warm welcome if you see them on campus!   Doug Jordan, Assistant Principal for Longfellow at Riley   Michelle Olsen, Office Assistant   Grace Reyes, Counselor ... read full article
Grade Level Supply List and Request for DonationsLongfellow PTA8/7/20189/22/2018
Grade Level Supply List and Request for Donations
Click below for a suggested supply list and/or a list of items that you may consider donating to help your child's teacher/classroom. TK/K 1st Grade 2nd Grade 3rd Grade 4th Grade 5th Grade  *Links will be updated as PTA receives lists from teachers/grade levels. ... read full article
Get Your Spirit WearLongfellow PTA8/7/20188/31/2018
Get Your Spirit Wear
See the schedule below for spirit wear sales the first week of school in the temporarily relocated PTA room, Room 17 , located in the K/1 hallway the overflow room, located in the back of the cafeteria (edited 8/29/18). Wednesday, 8/29 - 7:30-8:30 AM, 1:00-1:30 PM Thursday, 8/30 - 7:30-8:30 AM, 1:30-2:00 PM Friday, 8/31 - 7:30-8:30 AM, 2:05-2:35 PM ... read full article
Reflections - Thank YouLongfellow PTA11/4/201811/11/2018
Reflections - Thank You
The Reflections art program came to an official end on Friday, November 2, with a reception and awards ceremony recognizing all students who entered submissions and winners in each of the six categories. Co-chairs and husband and wife team, Carrie Yury and Richard Schuler, did an amazing job coordinating the program for Longfellow. PTA thanks Carrie and Richard for their hard work, time and commitment. Thank you also to those on the Reflections committee: Beth Giles, Martine Van Elk, Priya Send, Jill Lutz, Rebecca Giesking, and Mario Miranda. To view the winners of each categories, click HERE . ... read full article
A Special Thank YouLongfellow PTA11/4/201811/18/2018
A Special Thank You
  Thank you to all the businesses and individuals that donated towards our Harvest Festival live and silent auctions, raffles, and prizes.  Our event was a success in large part a success due to your generosity! Thank you!! American Girl, Aquatic Explorations, Boomers! Irvine, Bowers Museum, Dog Haus - Long Beach, Bixby Knolls Car Wash, Carpenter Center, Hof’s Hut, Center Stage Dance Academy, Santa Ana Zoo, Children’s, Museum of La Habra, Chipotle, Kick It Up Dance and Fitness, Kidnastics, Seoul Kitten Glow, Long Beach Ballet, La Strada, Malibu Wine Safaris, Mumford Brewing Company, Musical Theater West, Simmzy’s, Laugh Factory - ... read full article
Kindergarten OrientationLongfellow PTA8/23/20189/7/2018
Kindergarten Orientation
If you missed the Kindergarten Orientation, don't fret! You can view the slides from Mr. Sigur's presentation and read a special edition of the Longfellow Link that provides an overview of what PTA does and is all about.  Mr. Sigur's Presentation Slides Longfellow Link - PTA Overview ... read full article
Office Message: Start of School 18-19Longfellow PTA8/20/20189/3/2018
Office Message: Start of School 18-19
Click  here to read the transcribed phone message that went out to Longfellow families on Monday, August 20. It contains information about the first day of school, drop off and pick up points around campus, busing and more.  ... read full article
Message from the DistrictLongfellow PTA8/8/20188/29/2018
Message from the District
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Measure E and Busing to Riley InfoLongfellow PTA6/2/20189/14/2018
Measure E and Busing to Riley Info
Edited 8/24/18: To view overview maps of both Longfellow and Riley here . Changes to each campus due to Measure E construction are noted. Bus procedures are listed as well. To view the Parent Letter sent from Mr. Sigur with information on busing to Riley, click here . Questions and answers from the Measure E informational meeting held on May 2, 2018 can be viewed by clicking on the icon below. ... read full article