Long Beach Unified School District
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State grants help stretch LBUSD bond funds

State Grants Offset Bond Project Costs

The Long Beach Unified School District recently received three state grants totaling more than $11 million for facilities improvements at two schools.

The grants came from California Proposition 51 funds through the Department of Education’s Career Technical Education Facilities Program, which provides matching funds of up to $3 million per new construction project and $1.5 million per modernization project.

Read more about the State Grants

LBUSD school bond improvements include solar and LED lighting

Solar and LED Lighting Bring Significant Dollar Savings

The Long Beach Unified School District has an innovative energy savings plan that reduces its carbon footprint and saves money over the long run.

The Board of Education recently approved a proposal for installing canopy shade structures with solar roof panels.

Read about Solar and LED Lighting

Keeping It Local

Jason King

Lakewood Grad Returns to Oversee Facilities Upgrades

When Jason King was a student at Lakewood High School, he wasn’t thinking about how to improve the facilities or upgrade classrooms. Instead, he was dreaming of conquering the next big wave on his new surfboard or hitting the big home run at his next baseball championship.

More about Jason King

Applicants for Asset Advisory Committee sought

Applicants Sought to Advise on Surplus Property

Volunteers are being sought to advise the Long Beach Unified School District on development of policies and procedures relating to the use of and disposition of surplus property.

Community members are invited to apply to serve on the LBUSD's Asset Management Advisory Committee.

About the Advisory Committee


Citizens' Oversight Committee Meeting
Thursday, September 19, 2019
4:30 p.m. Site Tour
5:00 pm Meeting
Location: Lindsey Academy
5075 Daisy Ave., Long Beach, CA 90805

About this Newsletter: Building on Success provides updates on campus improvements and construction in the Long Beach Unified School District. These school facility projects are funded by Measure E and Measure K. Local voters approved both measures.

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