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Principal's Message

Ensuring that ALL 7800 of our students are prepared for success in high school and beyond is our ultimate goal in the East Whittier City School District.  Our dedicated support staff, teachers, administrators and Board of Education work tirelessly day in and day out to achieve our vision of “Opening the Door to Every Child’s Future.”

Events Calendar

News and Alerts

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Leffingwell is a 2023 NATIONAL BLUE RIBBON SCHOOL!

The U.S. Department of Education named Leffingwell a 2023 National Blue Ribbon School Award Winner! Leffingwell is one of only 33 schools in California AND one of only 353 schools in the entire U.S.A. Congrats to our entire Leffingwell community!

Beyond the Meals Campaign

Please help secure valuable funding for our school & District by completing the EZ Meal Application. Click here for the link to complete the application.

Back to School Night

Join us on Wednesday, August 23rd for Back to School Night. Please plan on attending so you can meet your child's teacher and hear all about what's in store this year!

IN-N-OUT Night @ Leffingwell

Join us on Monday, August 28th @ 5:00pm for dinner and fun with family and friends! Please note the date was changed due to weather uncertainty.

Welcome Back Letter

Click here to read our Welcome Back Letter with lots of information about the upcoming 23-24 school year. School starts on Tuesday, August 15th. See you soon!

2023 Summer Challenges

We hope you are having a wonderful summer with family and friends. Don't forget to complete Dr. B's SUMMER READING CHALLENGE and our LEFFINGWELL T-SHIRT CHALLENGE. See you on August 15th!