PTA – Parent Teacher Association
Coffee Break is a monthly Parent Education program organized and supported by Laguna Beach PTA Council and donations from all the school site PTA’s.
Reflections is a National PTA Sponsored Arts and Creativity Competition, open to LBUSD students each fall to compete by expressing or reflecting on a theme in Literature, Visual Arts, Photography, Film Production, Music Composition, or Dance Choreography.
Laguna Beach Unified Lingo:
API = Academic Performance Index, California’s method for measuring academic success and improvement in the local schools.
ELM = El Morro Elementary School
LBHS = Laguna Beach High School
LBUSD = Laguna Beach Unified School District
PBIS = Positive Behavioral Interventions and Support (our way of encouraging great student behavior, helping students to make good choices)
SchoolPower is the oldest, non-profit education foundation in Orange County, raising money for Laguna Beach public schools since 1981.
SuccessMaker is a Math software program, to enhance and improve math learning.
TMS = Thurston Middle School
TOW = Top of the World Elementary School