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About Barton

Barton Elementary School is located in a friendly, family oriented community of North Long Beach. Currently, Barton has an enrollment estimated around 650 students from preschool to fifth grade, including 3 special education classes. Barton School has an outstanding staff and a culturally diverse student body. We are committed to providing an educational advantage for our students through our STEM and Arts Program. 



Barton: Home of the Bears!

  • Common Core State Standards Based Instruction
  • Discovery and Knowledge Based Learning 
  • STEM:  PLTW - Project Lead the Way (Grades 3-5)
  • STEM:  EIE - Engineering is Elementary (Grades K-2)
  • ST MATH Online Program
  • Raz-Kids Literacy Online Program
  • PebbleGo Online Program (comprehensive)
  • Grade K-2 STEM Lab
  • Grade 3-5 STEM Lab
  • Structured System for Positive Reinforcement: Classroom and Whole School Models
  • Use of Talk Moves and Active Participation Structures to Elicit Student Discussion and Production
  • Student Ambassadors
  • Barton Green Team!
  • EDUCARE - Infant to Preschool
  • Child Development Center school-age care and preschool for income - eligible familes.
  • Instrumental and Vocal Music Programs
  • Intervention Specialist
  • School Based Mental Health Programs
  • Special Education: RSP and M/M
  • GATE Classrooms for Grades 4 and 5
  • Reading Recovery Program 
  • YMCA/ Boy's and Girl's/ Long Beach WRAP after school programs
  • A Safe and Civil School
  • 2 State-of-the-Art Computer Labs
  • Barty's Prize Room!
  • Barton Monthly Awards Assemblies and Student Recognition Program
  • Barton Chess Club
  • Shared Science Robotics Club 
  • Sea Perch/US Navy Robotics
  • Dramatic Results STEM and Arts Program for all students (2015-2017)
  • STEM Expo
  • Largest CA Native Garden in the District!