Nelson Athletics

Boys' Soccer Tryouts

6th GR: Monday, 4:00 - 4:45

7th GR: Tuesday, 4:00 - 4:45

8th GR: Wednesday, 4:00 - 4:45

Advisory, 8:00 - 8:45

6th Grade


Room 6204

7th Grade, Group A


Room 6206

7th Grade, Group B


Room 6206

8th Grade


Room 6206


Yearbooks Sales

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2014 - 2015 FULL COLOR, HARDCOVER Yearbooks on Sale NOW!

How Much?: $25, CASH ONLY

Where?: In front of the GYM

When?: Wednesdays ONLY

HURRY and purchase your yearbook now! Prices will go up beginning April 1st

Clubs on Campus

Chess Club


Lunch 1:03 - 1:38

Room 5105

Garden Club


3:45 - 4:30

Room 5202

Stringed Instrument Club


Lunch 1:15 - 1:38

Room 7201

Code Club

LINK to Khan Academy

LINK to Mrs. Norris' Page

Thursday, 3/05

3:45 PM - 4:30 PM

Room 5101

Online Math Support for Grades 6-12 Click Here.

MESA Students Hard at Work!

Festival Concert

Advanced Band and Orchestra Festival Concert

Coming Soon!

March 03, 2015

McTeacher's Night 2014


Join WRAP!


Need help with homework?  Love sports?  Interested in becoming a leader?  Need a safe place to stay until your parents get home?  If any of these things interest you then you should check out Nelson Academy’s WRAP Program.  Long Beach Unified School District in conjunction with the Boys and Girls Club provide a safe and instructional after school program for students in 6-8th grade. 

WRAP students receive daily homework assistance with emphasis placed on math and the common core standards.  After Power Hour (homework) is completed, students participate in personal enrichment activities every day.  These activities include:  performing arts, visual arts, sports, leadership. Academic enrichment is also provided through the STEM, Literacy, and Health programs.  In addition, students participate in service learning activities designed to teach students the value of community service.

Hours of operation are Monday through Friday from 3:26-6:30 p.m.  For more information call Luis Rodriguez, Site Director, Nelson Academy at (562) 276-8618 or email at wrapnelson@lbschools.net  Join WRAP where Nelson Academy students are Winners Reaching Amazing Potential.

Nelson News

Supporting Students Under a New System
A number of efforts are under way to support students under a new and improved accountability system for schools. Learn more in this newsletter for parents:

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Posted by: Public Information Office
Published: 2/27/15

Parent Survey
The Long Beach Unified School District is conducting a survey of all parents regarding the culture and climate of local schools. 

The survey, which is an important part of the school district’s accountability... Continue
Posted by: Public Information Office
Published: 2/17/15

Dates to Remember

AVID Make Up Interviews

March 02, 2015


Advanced Music Concert

March 03, 2015

Study Hall

March 05, 2015

Room 5106

Nelson Scholar Day

March 06, 2015


Saturday, March 14th


Students meet at Nelson, 7:00 am

Return between 3:30 and 4

Disneyland Field Trip

March 18, 2015

Poly High Counselors on Campus

March 23, 2015

Site Quick Links

Nelson Knights Chess Club

Nelson Knights Chess Club

Female Leadership Academy


3:45 - 4:30 PM

Room 5106

School District News

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Extra! Extra! Read All About It!


Welcome aboard to all the new and returning journalists who have joined the Journalism Club.  Articles are starting to roll in, so keep checking back.  Look on our "Front Page" for updates on school activities.  Jkiya Aldridge has just posted some reminders for the upcoming choir concerts and our food drive. Read Edward Khoo's fascinating article about solutions to our drought situation.

Remember that all students are welcome to submit articles, stories, poems, essays, and comics to the Knightly News.  Just send your submissions via Loop Mail to Emma Holmes, our editor-in-chief, or Mrs. Vanzant-Bradney.