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Buena Park School District

  • Buena Park School District Honors Students for Perfect Test Scores

    Sixty-one Buena Park School District students were recently honored for achieving the highest possible scores on state standardized tests for English language arts (ELA) and math taken in spring 2019, earning them praise from friends, family members and the District. Friends, family members and District staff cheered on the students, who range from grades four through eight, during a special ceremony on Nov. 13 at the Buena Park Community Center. Of the 61 awardees, 13 students were honored for achieving perfect scores on both ELA and math state tests.

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  • Buena Park School District’s Emery School Named CA Distinguished School

    Charles G. Emery School has been named a California Distinguished School, joining the ranks of 323 elementary schools that received the award on Dec. 18. Emery School was recognized for its Balanced Literacy program, which encourages students to develop a love of reading. The effort has boosted English language arts state test scores.

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  • Buena Park School District Students Showcase Public Speaking Skills at Inaugural Speech Competition

    Emery School fourth-grader Apollo Meneses was the picture of determination as he orated the Greek legend of Adonis, complete with sound effects, to a cheering crowd during Buena Park School District’s inaugural Speech Tournament, held Nov. 16 at Whitaker School. Meneses said he practiced in front of his mother, in front of the mirror and even while he was supposed to be focusing on other work.

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Buena Park School District Honors Students for Perfect Test Scores

Sixty-one Buena Park School District students were recently honored for achieving the highest possible scores on state standardized tests for English language arts (ELA) and math taken in spring 2019, earning them praise from friends, family members and the District. Friends, family members and District staff cheered on the students, who range from grades four through eight, during a special ceremony on Nov. 13 at the Buena Park Community Center. Of the 61 awardees, 13 students were honored for achieving perfect scores on both ELA and math state tests.

Buena Park School District to Honor Gilbert School Students

Buena Park School District will honor seven Gilbert School students for exemplifying superb core ethical values and making a friendly campus atmosphere during a Board of Education meeting at 5 p.m., Monday, Jan. 27 at 6885 Orangethorpe Ave. Gilbert School.,Buena Park. Gilbert School administrators will also give a presentation on its goals for continuing to boost student achievement in 2020.

Buena Park School District to Celebrate Perfect State Test Scores

Buena Park School District will honor students who earned perfect scores on their 2019 state standardized tests for English language arts and math with a ceremony from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. Monday, Jan. 13 at the Buena Park Community Center, 6688 Beach Blvd., Buena Park.

Buena Park School District Students Shine at Speech Contest

More than 90 students from across Buena Park School District took to the Whitaker School stage to showcase their public speaking skills during the District’s inaugural speech competition on Nov. 16. Highlights included Emery fourth-grader Apollo Meneses, who won first place in storytelling for delivering a spirited telling of the Greek legend of Adonis complete with sound effects.

Buena Park School District Students Master Video Production Skills

Students at Whitaker School are acting out voice-over dialogue, editing video and audio files and writing scripts to prepare themselves for digital media careers thanks to the school’s Story Maker academic initiative.

Buena Park School District Students Showcase Public Speaking Skills at Inaugural Speech Competition

Emery School fourth-grader Apollo Meneses was the picture of determination as he orated the Greek legend of Adonis, complete with sound effects, to a cheering crowd during Buena Park School District’s inaugural Speech Tournament, held Nov. 16 at Whitaker School. Meneses said he practiced in front of his mother, in front of the mirror and even while he was supposed to be focusing on other work.

Buena Park School District Adjusts Boundaries, Creates 2 Middle Schools

After reviewing feedback from more than 400 community members during townhall sessions, Buena Park School District will adjust enrollment boundaries and reconfigure two schools in an effort to balance attendance, strengthen TK-8 pathways and boost program offerings. The unanimous decision, made Dec. 2, will add sixth grade to Buena Park Junior High, turning the campus into a middle school in fall 2020. In addition, Beatty Elementary will be restored to its originally intended use as a middle school, providing greater program depth for students in grades six through eight across the District.