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.
Lunchtime looks different this school year. Changes have been made in the protocols, structures and times of this most important time for students. Click in to learn more!
Principal Lucey welcomes you back to school with lots of ways we'll be getting off to a fresh start.
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.
Walk 'n Roll tomorrow - Wednesday October 7th and be a part of the Safe Routes to School program!
Vice Principal Cate Walter tells us all about the Playworks program that was introduced to improve recess this year around the school yard.
Join us for the West Portal Halloween Festival! Sunday, October 25, 12-3pm at West Portal School. Food, bake sale, games, crafts, Tree Frog Treks, bouncy house, obstacle course, fire truck, and more! We need volunteers to make this a great event! -- sign up here.
It's all about the moon and those cakes. Sunday is Mooncake Festival and Blood Moon at that.