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We, the members of the Buena Park School District Community, are dedicated to providing all children with the educational, social, and technological skills needed to successfully experience and contribute to the world around them. 

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Welcome to the Buena Park School District’s website. The District’s Governing Board and staff take great pride in serving the communities of Buena Park, La Palma, Anaheim, La Mirada and Fullerton. With a rich history dating back to 1890, the Buena Park School District has been a community center for student learning and child development for over a century.

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Celebrating Writing

Students at Gilbert School have been writing in all types of genres: narrative, informational, and opinion. Mrs. Knott's students recently celebrated their writing, and Mr. Harrison was pleased to see their efforts. Mr. Harrison and the students walked around the classroom and wrote down compliments on Post-Its to place in the published writings.

Gilbert Grizzly Spellers

Gilbert School sent six top Gilbert spellers to the Scripps District Spelling Bee, which was held on a cold and stormy night, at the Buena Park Junior High School a couple of weeks ago. Jared Garcia earned the runner-up spot, representing all sixth, seventh, and eighth graders in the district. Ruby Rodriguez also earned the runner-up spot, representing all fifth graders in the district. Be sure to congratulate the following spellers: Fourth Grade: Angel Gutierrez and Jose (Eduardo) Quezada Fifth Grade: Ruby Rodriguez and Sadiyeh Hashimi Sixth Grade: Jared Garcia and Angel Sandoval We are very proud of their efforts!


Choral Festival

Time: 5 PM – 8 PM
Location: Thanksgiving Church

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