Schools NEAR Downtown long beach
- Lowell Elementary School (K-5)- “Quality school using a multi-sensory approach.”
J.H. Mcgaugh Elementary School (K-5)- “Offers a wonderful, well-rounded, stimulating program.”
Rogers Middle School (6-8)- “Provide opportunities for creativity and self expression throughout the year.”
Intellectual Virtues Academy of Long Beach (6-8)- “Community of supportive individuals with a culture for a love of learning.”
Renaissance High School for the Arts (9-12)- “A great choice for children interested in the arts as well as a great education.”
- Huntington Beach High School (9-12)- “An exceptional school with many dedicated educators that motivate students to their full potential.”
Shopping and Dining in downtown long beach
L’Opera Italian Restaurant- “Handmade pastas, grilled meats, and other Northern Italian fare in a sophisticated atmosphere.”
The Sky Room- Art deco bar/eatery offering New American fare and city views.”
Utopia Food & Fine Art- “Romantic bistro with a wine bar offering rotating wine displays and Californian cuisine.”
Shoreline Village- “Charming shopping village features colorful boardwalk shops and restaurants amid scenic harbor views.”
Harvelle’s Long Beach- “Swanky venue with hardwood floors and cabaret style tables featuring live jazz and cocktails.”
History of long beach
Howard Hughes’ Spruce Goose, the world’s largest airplane, took off for the first and last time over Long Beach Harbor.
Long Beach was the site for yachting, volleyball, fencing, and archery for the Los Angeles Olympics.
- First named Wilmore CIty in 1888, the original residents changed it to Long Beach due to its long, wide beaches.