18 Schools Honored for Academic Gains

Eighteen schools have earned Outstanding Growth honors for academic improvement from the Long Beach Unified School District’s Office of Elementary, Middle and K-8 Schools.

The winning schools have significantly increased their state Academic Performance Index and have demonstrated exceptional growth on national Adequate Yearly Progress measurements in English and math.

Schools earning this year’s Outstanding Growth Award are Burbank, Butler, Emerson, Franklin, Gompers, Hamilton, Holmes, Hoover, International, Jefferson, Kettering, Lindsey, Marshall, McKinley, Riley, Roosevelt, Tincher and Webster.