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A Learning Community Since 1875

Why Choose Us?

The Panama-Buena Vista Union School District is proud of its well-defined heritage which strongly correlates student assessment with classroom instruction.
Great teachers

Great Teachers

The state adopted district curriculum is implemented by highly qualified teachers who receive professional development designed to enhance knowledge, skills, and attitudes to improve student achievement. Our mission is to provide quality learning opportunities for every student by supporting teachers through mentoring and high quality appropriate professional development. 
Great classes

Great Classes

Curriculum specialists, principals, and categorical program specialists facilitate in-depth, structured and consistent support to all our teachers as they provide standards based instruction to educate our changing student population.
Great future

Great Future

The Panama-Buena Vista Union School District takes pride in its motto, "Excellence in Education." The district employs a staff of dedicated, energetic, and highly qualified teachers who respect and enjoy working with students.

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News & Announcements

At-Home Test Kits for Students Featured Photo

At-Home Test Kits for Students

Our remaining at-home rapid test kits will be available at the District Office Training Center (map attached) for pick-up on Thursday, January 13th from 2:30PM - 4:30PM, and Friday, January 14th from 7:30AM - 4:30PM.
OPEN ENROLLMENT IS FEBRUARY 7-16, 2022 Featured Photo


Students currently in Transitional Kindergarten through grade 7 in the 2021-2022 school year, who reside within the Panama-Buena Vista Union School District attendance boundaries, may apply for enrollment in any district school.