Why should you choose Portola Highly Gifted Magnet?
- Is the only Highly Gifted public Middle School in California.
- Offers a well-rounded academic program- with emphasis on the whole child.
- Has teachers and staff that specialize in meeting the unique needs of highly gifted children.
- Strength in math, sciences, humanities and arts.
- Has the only District Approved Math Waiver for student acceleration and FOUR math pathways instead of three.
- Has a wonderful community of highly gifted students who truly understand, support and inspire each other.
- Diverse electives include
- Competitive music program that includes many opportunities for students to participate no matter what level.
- State-of-the-Art New Media technology (Cartoon Animation, Digital Imaging, Filmmaking)
- Visual Arts
- Marine Biology
- Enrichments and After School Programs
- Amgen Biotech Experience
- Robotics Club and competition team
- Battle of the Books Club and competition teams
- Model United Nations
- MathCounts Club and competition team
- GiST -Girls In Science & Technology-Club (in partnership with CSUN science departments)
- Writing Lab
- Science Bowl Club and competition team
Come on a virtual tour and see how special our magnet is!
Portola Highly Gifted Magnet Tour Q & A Zoom Sessions:
Tuesday, October 6, 2020 @ 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Tuesday, October 13, 2020 @ 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Tuesday, October 20, 2020 @ 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Thursday, October 22, 2020 @ 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Tuesday, November 3, 2020 @ 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Thursday, November 5, 2020 @ 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM