SBAC Testing Schedule, April 7th - May 26th

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Appreciation Grams On Sale Now!

Appreciation Grams On Sale Now!

Teacher Appreciation Week is May 5th - 9th.  Show how thankful you are by purchasing an Appreciation Gram for someone special.  Appreciation Grams include a card and a sweet treat delivered on May 9th during 6th period for 50 cents.  Or, for $1, you can upgrade to a Smencil.  Teachers love the peppermint pencils to use in class.

Stop by the AVID booth at lunch in front of the gym with questions or to make your purchase.

Appreciation grams are not only for teachers.  You can thank a staff member or a classmate as well.

Yearbooks Are Running Out... Reserve Yours Today!

Yearbook presales have ended and prices have gone up but there are still yearbooks available to purchase.  As of April 16th, there are 47 yearbooks available to purchase (38 hardcover and 9 softcover).  Be sure to reserve yours TODAY.

Yearbook purchases can be made in the office or at the yearbook booth on Wednesdays in front of the gym.

  • Softcover $25
  • Hardcover $30



Nelson News

A Note From the Health Dept. Regarding Whooping Cough
Please see the attached information from the City of Long Beach Department of Health and Human Services regarding whooping cough.  Additional information on required immunizations for students is available . Continue
Posted by: Public Information Office
Published: 4/9/14

Take the College Pledge (Haga la Promesa Universitaria)
The Long Beach Unified School District, Long Beach City College and Cal State Long Beach strongly encourage all middle school parents and students to take the pledge that is part of the nationally recognized Long Beach College Promise program. Now... Continue
Posted by: Public Information Office
Published: 3/19/14

Nelson Grand Opening Ceremony

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Nelson Academy 8th Grade Promotion 2013

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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.

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New Articles on the Knightly News

Check out our new articles on the Knightly News!  New articles are appearing each day so check back often.  Be on the look out this week for Knightly News reporters.  They will be out taking opinion polls related to some of our new articles.  Let your voice be heard!  Participate in one of our student polls.  If you don't happen to see a reporter, but you would like to take part in one of our surveys, simply send Mrs. Vanzant-Bradney a message on Loop Mail. 

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