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Councilwoman Visits Emerson


Councilwoman Gerrie Schipske recently visited our student council members.  Emerson's elected representatives were anxious to hear about Ms. Schipske’s career, and learn about Long Beach, as well as get some pointers about the legislative process and ways to get involved in school and in the community.  After her presentation and discussion, Ms. Schipske and the student council members had a chance to enjoy an Italian lunch together.  We are grateful that Ms. Schipske was able to take time out of her busy schedule to visit us!

Emerson Students Celebrate Dr. Seuss’s Birthday

Emerson students had a fun day celebrating Dr. Seuss’s birthday. A number of students and staff donned their best Suess-inspired attire while they all enjoyed being read to and even reading to each other. Some classes got to have the Dr. Seuss classic green eggs and ham as a special treat. All in all, it was a great day full of reading and fun!

Parents Invade Pine Avenue

Once again, Emerson's awesome PTA put on another great Parents’ Night out.  This year’s event was held in Downtown Long Beach at Café Sevilla.  Everyone enjoyed great food, fun activities, and each other’s company!  We even learned how to dance the flamenco… well, sort of…