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. West Portal is honored to have been named a 2014-2015 California Distinguished School.
Come on out for Bike and Roll to School day tomorrow morning (Wednesday 5/20). Lots of great goodies will be given out to those of you who show up on bikes or other rolling transportation.
Come help out on the Parents Club next year as either a volunteer or a board member. Applications for the board are due on Thursday April 30.
West Portal Elementary School welcomes its incoming kindergarten families for next year.
Find deals at local stores that save you money and give money back to the school at no charge to you. Also, there's a new listings page on the website to find businesses that are owned by West Portal families.
Our Spring Musical is showing May 13-15. Come see our talented students sing, dance, and act on stage.
West Portal Elementary is very proud of our students that participated in the 11th Chinese Bridge Cup Contest! Here are the results.
Happy Lunar New Year - Year Of The Ram! Have you heard of the legend of Nian? It's this terrible monster who terrorized villagers and some things happen which you can read after you make the jump, so click on in!
Lizards, and Legos, and Snakes, Oh My . . . Two new science programs available after school!