Welcome to West Portal Elementary! Our school has a proud tradition of academic excellence in both our General Education Program and our Chinese Immersion Program, the very first such program in the nation. Our community is diverse and dynamic and unified and inclusive. We're a big school with a small school feel.
Our mission is to:
Use current research-driven practices to collaboratively create a kind, caring, and inclusive learning community.
Ensure every student approaches challenges with a growth mindset and has a strong social-emotional foundation.
Provide learning that is student-centered, joyful, and equitable for all.