Address and Contact Numbers:

710 W. Spring Street
Long Beach, CA  90806

(562) 427-8512
(562) 424-7619   Fax


Thomas Espinoza

Office Hours:

7:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Principal's Message

Click here for a message from Mr. Espinoza.

Collect Box Tops!


What's a free and easy way to raise money for Birney?  Collecting box tops!  Clip the "Box Tops for Education" logos from products that you already use and save them until we start collecting them again at the beginning of the school year.  You can also earn more points online.

Thank you for your support!


Kindergarten and Transitional Kindergarten Enrollment


If your child will turn 5 years old by September 1, 2015, they are able to start Kindergarten in the 2015-2016 school year.


Transitional Kindergarten: 

If your child will turn 5 years old between September 2 and December 2, 2015, they are able to start Transitional Kindergarten (TK) in the 2015-2016 school year.  TK is the first year of a two-year program that provides children a modified kindergarten curriculum that is age and developmentally appropriate.  You have a choice to enroll your child in TK or wait the additional year when your child is eligible for Kindergarten. 


Please come to the Birney office to pick up an application packet.  Thank you. 

Kindergarten Festival - March 14th

If your child will be starting Kindergarten or Transitional Kindergarten this Fall (2015), you and your child are cordially invited to attend LBUSD's Kindergarten Festival on Saturday, March 14, from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. at Roosevelt Elementary (1400 E. 20th Street, Long Beach). Registration begins at 8:45 a.m. 

The festival for incoming 2015-2016 kindergartners and their families include parent workshops, free school supplies, dental screenings and lots of fun activities.

For more information, call 435-4080, ext. 19.

Please click here for the flier.  Thank you. 

Birney 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

Birney Beehive: Virtual Tour

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School District News

Today: 3/6/15


Want to donate?  It's easy!  The Long Beach Education Foundation now accepts secure online donations to the school of your choice.  Click on the piggy bank to go to the district's donation page.


Birney Elementary thanks you for your support.

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