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Empowering all learners‬.

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.

Events Calendar

News & Announcements

Now Hiring: Casting Call Featured Photo

Now Hiring: Casting Call

Our 5th annual Casting Call takes place on Wednesday, February 8, 2023 from 4:00 PM - 7:00 PM at Thompson Jr. High School.
Open Enrollment Featured Photo

Open Enrollment

The Open Enrollment application period for the 2023-2024 school year begins Wednesday, February 8, 2023 and ends at 4:00 pm on Friday, February 17, 2023. Open Enrollment Applications are available only at the Panama-Buena Vista District Office located at 4200 Ashe Road.