Portola Hills Elementary School 19422 Saddleback Ranch Rd, Portola Hills, CA92679 The motto at Portola Hills Elementary School is "Exploring New Horizons, Discovering Ourselves." This school…More in the eastern hills of Orange County is one of the highest performing elementary schools in the district, receiving an API score of 925 in 2010. Its PTA and private foundation support a rich array of educational enhancements, including arts and music programs and a technology lab that all students visit weekly.
Foothill Ranch Elementary School is one of the highest performing elementary schools in the district. In 2010, it…More received an API score of 911, an increase of 8 points from the prior year.
Principal Ed MacNevin is focusing on using technology to improve student learning, such as SMART boards (interactive whiteboards) in each classroom and computer labs funded by the school's PTA and the school's private foundation.
At the "Home of the Bobcats," about 6 percent of students are classified as "English Learners," while 4 percent receive free or reduced-price lunches.