September 12, 2006
The Long Beach Unified School District's Lowell and Gant elementary schools are among "60 Great Schools" listed in a September cover story in Los Angeles Magazine.
"Blue Ribbon winner Lowell is knows for its strong PTA and being the top-scoring elementary in Long Beach Unified," the article states. "Gant also does well on the API (Academic Performance Index)" and "is famous for its stage productions, including some presented in partnership with neighboring Cal State Long Beach."
The list is a sampling of 60 schools - public and private - that represent different educational approaches and are noteworthy for reasons ranging from scholastic achievement to innovation.