Virtual PTA General Association Meeting
Our next General Association meeting is February 16 at 6pm! If you plan to attend the virtual meeting, please RSVP by emailing  info@LBLongfellowPTA.org for pre-authorization and the meeting info to log in. We request you to register so that you can also receive the agenda and any documents that will be reviewed. If this is your first PTA meeting, please feel free to watch an  introduction to PTA video regarding how we operate. ... read full article
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Julie Guzman 
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7/17/2020-5/19/2021

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
  "Make MLK Day a Day ON, Not a Day Off" for Long Beach   “Life’s most persistent and urgent question is, ‘What are you doing for others?” – Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.   Lions, looking to live Dr. King's words? Leadership Long Beach has been organizing service projects for years, and this year we have an opportunity to participate safely from home! Long Beach Virtual MLK Day of Celebration and Service January 18th, 2021! 10 a.m. - 1 p.m. Find out more here: www.LeadershipLB.org/MLK Here are 3 Ways to Engage (Virtually) for MLK Day 2021   MLK Day ... read full article
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Julie Guzman 
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1/12/2021-1/26/2021

Join Longfellow PTA!
  Join the Longfellow PTA (Parent Teacher Association) Today! Supporting PTA is supporting your child and all the programs and events that Longfellow PTA sponsors, like an extra day of music with Mr. Petri, Meet the Masters, Family Movie Night, and so much more!  http://lblongfellowpta.org/Page/Pta/Membership ... read full article
Author:
Julie Guzman 
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7/17/2020-3/31/2021

Representation Matters
Representation Matters!   Longfellow seeks parent/guardian representatives to represent our school in LBUSD district committees. These committees are:  District Community Advisory Committee (DCAC) Coalition of Involved African American Parents (CIAAP) Pacific Island Education Voyage (PIEV)   You DO NOT need to  have any prior committee experience! Are you a parent? You qualify and your voice is valuable.  Please fill out the interest form here.  Google Form here   Want more info on committees? Find that on the  LBUSD website here   ... read full article
Author:
Julie Guzman 
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12/15/2020-1/29/2021

LBUSD Parent University Series
Parent University https://www.lbschools.net/ Departments/Parent_U/index.cfm Support groups, classes, parent/family education workshops. Ways for parents  to be engaged and active in their child's academic experience such as district groups like  CIAAP (Coalition of Involved African American Parents) ,  DELAC District English Learner Advisory Committee) , and  EONA (Education Opportunities for Native Americans) .   LBUSD Parent Tech Help https://lbschools.instructure. com/courses/16155 Canvas, Chrome, and Zoom support for parents.  Available in English, Spanish, and Khmer. ... read full article
Author:
Julie Guzman 
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12/4/2020-3/31/2021

Rori's First Fridays Continue
First Friday's at Rori's Continue! Every first Friday of the month beginning September 4th (except school holidays), Rori's will donate 10% of their proceeds to Longfellow to help support art and music programs. Rori's is located 3768 Long Beach Blvd, LB, 90807 (at Steelcraft). Just mention Longfellow and enjoy!  ... read full article
Author:
Julie Guzman 
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9/2/2020-6/4/2021
All-School Holiday Sing-along with Mr. PetriJulie Guzman11/19/202012/17/2020
All-School Holiday Sing-along with Mr. Petri
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"Takeout" Third Thursday - Cali Bowls on December 17Julie Guzman12/3/202012/17/2020
"Takeout" Third Thursday - Cali Bowls on December 17
Longfellow's "Takeout" Thursday will be at Cali Bowls on December 17 from 10am to 7:30pm. Mention "Longfellow" and Cali Bowls will donate 20% back to our PTA programs. Cali Bowls offers protein bowls, salads, tortas and wraps. https://thecalibowls.com/   ... read full article
Longfellow Community Workshop Coming November 17thJulie Guzman11/2/202011/17/2020
Longfellow Community Workshop Coming November 17th
Longfellow families are welcome to join us on November 17 at 6pm as Priya Bahl-Sen facilitates a workshop on Special Education and IEPs. Priya is a senior attorney with Hope4Families , a non-profit Special Education Law Firm.  Please email info@lblongfellowpta.org  to RSVP and receive the Zoom link. Please submit your questions when RSVPing. ... read full article
Virtual PTA General Association MeetingJulie Guzman7/17/20205/19/2021
Virtual PTA General Association Meeting
Our next General Association meeting is February 16 at 6pm! If you plan to attend the virtual meeting, please RSVP by emailing  info@LBLongfellowPTA.org for pre-authorization and the meeting info to log in. We request you to register so that you can also receive the agenda and any documents that will be reviewed. If this is your first PTA meeting, please feel free to watch an  introduction to PTA video regarding how we operate. ... read full article
"Takeout" Third Thursday at Pita Pitaki, January 21Julie Guzman1/12/20211/21/2021
"Takeout" Third Thursday at Pita Pitaki, January 21
Please join Longfellow Elementary PTA for its January Third Thursday at Pita Pitaki located at 3401 Cherry Ave, Unit B, Long Beach, CA. Pita Pitak will donate 15% of sales back to the Longfellow PTA to support its art and music programs. Please MENTION "LONGFELLOW" when you order! This applies to take out, delivery and gift cards! Pita Pitaki offers fresh, authentic, homemade Greek food including gyros, falafels, pita sandwiches, skewers, and other traditional Greek salads, plates and desserts! Please note: All participants must observe social distancing and properly wear face masks covering their nose and mouth. All local, county ... read full article
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Julie Guzman1/12/20211/26/2021
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
  "Make MLK Day a Day ON, Not a Day Off" for Long Beach   “Life’s most persistent and urgent question is, ‘What are you doing for others?” – Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.   Lions, looking to live Dr. King's words? Leadership Long Beach has been organizing service projects for years, and this year we have an opportunity to participate safely from home! Long Beach Virtual MLK Day of Celebration and Service January 18th, 2021! 10 a.m. - 1 p.m. Find out more here: www.LeadershipLB.org/MLK Here are 3 Ways to Engage (Virtually) for MLK Day 2021   MLK Day ... read full article
Takeout Third Thursday at Derrick's on AtlanticJulie Guzman11/5/202011/19/2020
Takeout Third Thursday at Derrick's on Atlantic
Third Thursday for November is on November 19, from 1pm to 9pm.  They will donate 15% back… you can also choose to eat at their outdoor dining area.  Mention Longfellow.  SPECIAL NOTE:  Their usual hours start at 4pm, so they opening three hours early for this event.  We encourage families to please patronize them for lunch instead of dinner if they are able to…or to order and pick up earlier for dinner (before 5pm) if possible.  This will help reduce the dinner rush for those who get off work later and have no choice but order during peak hours around ... read full article
Census 2020 Due by October 16, 2020Julie Guzman10/9/202010/16/2020
Census 2020 Due by October 16, 2020
Please take the time to fill out your Census:  https://2020census.gov/en.html The Census is used for funding and can represent billions of dollars of federal programs! Make sure your voice and community are represented! ... read full article
October is Outstanding!Julie Guzman10/8/202010/22/2020
October is Outstanding!
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Red Ribbon Week, October 26-30Julie Guzman10/7/202010/30/2020
Red Ribbon Week, October 26-30
Be Happy, Be Brave, Be Drug Free™ October 26 – 30 th , 2020 The mission of the Red Ribbon Campaign is to present a unified and visible commitment  towards the creation of a DRUG – FREE AMERICA.  At Longfellow Elementary, during the week of October 26-30 th students participate in  various activities to show their commitment to be Drug Free. RED RIBBON WEEK 2020 ACTIVITIES Monday October 26 – Silly Sock It To Drugs Day Fun is easy without drugs Tuesday October 27 – Crazy Hair Day It would be CRAZY to take drugs Wednesday October 28 – Wear ... read full article
September is Significant!!Julie Guzman9/17/20209/30/2020
September is Significant!!
September has so many things to Celebrate!   Latinx Heritage Month Sept. 15 - Oct.15 Rosh Hashanah Sept. 18-20 Fall Equinox Sept. 22 Native American Day Sept. 25 Yom Kippur Sept. 27-28 Something Silly: September 19 is "Talk Like a Pirate Day!" Aaarrrrrr you ready? ... read full article
Join Longfellow PTA!Julie Guzman7/17/20203/31/2021
Join Longfellow PTA!
  Join the Longfellow PTA (Parent Teacher Association) Today! Supporting PTA is supporting your child and all the programs and events that Longfellow PTA sponsors, like an extra day of music with Mr. Petri, Meet the Masters, Family Movie Night, and so much more!  http://lblongfellowpta.org/Page/Pta/Membership ... read full article
Representation MattersJulie Guzman12/15/20201/29/2021
Representation Matters
Representation Matters!   Longfellow seeks parent/guardian representatives to represent our school in LBUSD district committees. These committees are:  District Community Advisory Committee (DCAC) Coalition of Involved African American Parents (CIAAP) Pacific Island Education Voyage (PIEV)   You DO NOT need to  have any prior committee experience! Are you a parent? You qualify and your voice is valuable.  Please fill out the interest form here.  Google Form here   Want more info on committees? Find that on the  LBUSD website here   ... read full article
LBUSD Parent University SeriesJulie Guzman12/4/20203/31/2021
LBUSD Parent University Series
Parent University https://www.lbschools.net/ Departments/Parent_U/index.cfm Support groups, classes, parent/family education workshops. Ways for parents  to be engaged and active in their child's academic experience such as district groups like  CIAAP (Coalition of Involved African American Parents) ,  DELAC District English Learner Advisory Committee) , and  EONA (Education Opportunities for Native Americans) .   LBUSD Parent Tech Help https://lbschools.instructure. com/courses/16155 Canvas, Chrome, and Zoom support for parents.  Available in English, Spanish, and Khmer. ... read full article
"Takeout" Third Thursday at MIXX Kitchen, October 15Julie Guzman10/8/202010/22/2020
"Takeout" Third Thursday at MIXX Kitchen, October 15
Come out and support a local business and support Longfellow PTA programs when MIXX Kitchen donates back 15% of proceeds. Just mention Longfellow! ... read full article
Rori's First Fridays ContinueJulie Guzman9/2/20206/4/2021
Rori's First Fridays Continue
First Friday's at Rori's Continue! Every first Friday of the month beginning September 4th (except school holidays), Rori's will donate 10% of their proceeds to Longfellow to help support art and music programs. Rori's is located 3768 Long Beach Blvd, LB, 90807 (at Steelcraft). Just mention Longfellow and enjoy!  ... read full article
Meema's "Takeout" Third ThursdayJulie Guzman9/2/20209/18/2020
Meema's "Takeout" Third Thursday
Please join us on Thursday, September 17 from 7am to 3pm at MeeMa’s, located at 4276 Atlantic Ave (Atlantic and Burlinghall).  The restaurant will donate 10% of all proceeds to support Longfellow’s art and music programs.  Please remember to mention Longfellow when you order. ... read full article
Long Beach Public Library's Cover to Cover ClubJulie Guzman10/8/202011/14/2020
Long Beach Public Library's Cover to Cover Club
Long Beach Public Library's Cover-to-Cover Club is ON! From October 3 to November 14 kids ages 4 - 12 can read five books to earn a certificate for a free hamburger, cheeseburger or grilled cheese at In-N-Out. Participants may receive up to three burger certificates as part of the Cover to Cover Club. Claim your burger certificates by calling (562) 570 - 7500 to schedule a pick-up at any of our  LBPL To-Go  locations, during LBPL To-Go hours. To register and track your reading visit  Beanstack .  Click here!   ¡El programa anual Cover to Cover de In-N-Out está de ... read full article