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The 1960-61 year at Long Beach Poly-
technic High School will soon be just a
memory. As you take this 1961 Caeru-
le into your possession, it is the sin-
cere hope of each member of the staff
that you will appreciate our efforts to
give you a record of the past year.
We are sure that if you will take a mo-
ment now and then to thumb through
the pages, many memories, golden and
sometimes slightly blue, will be re-
called to mind.
But these memories will not be lim-
ited to just the 1960-61 year, because
the whole past is so closely interwoven
with the present.
Not disregarding the past, we must
strive to be conscious of the future, or
that which is about to be. This is es-
pecially realized by the Seniors as they
approach graduation. This forward pro-
jection of our thoughts is what is im-
plicit in our theme, 4'An Awareness of
This word was coined by the staff to
sum up the many intangible parts of
what the theme means to us. It involves
being aware of the future and embrac-
ing goals that will guide us in bringing
these future ideals successfully into the
One definition of the future is 4'That
which is about to be." When translated,
Caerulea means Sea Blue. As many of
us are now standing at the shore of an
imaginary sea, contemplating upon that
which is about to be, CAERULISTIC is
just the word to express our theme.
This, then, is your Caerulea . . .