Rancho Canada Elementary School 21801 Winding Way, Lake Forest, CA92630 Rancho Canada Elementary School is "Home of the Gauchos." The school is in the top 15 percent of all California…More schools academically. It has an active PTA, whose successful annual Jog-A-Thon raises funds for technology, playground equipment and other worthwhile programs.
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.
Serrano Intermediate School – the only intermediate school in the city of Lake Forest – offers a range…More of opportunities for students to be involved in creative, academic or social outlets. The school boasts arts programs including drama, orchestra, band, jazz band and chorus, Spanish and French classes, and career-minded electives like web design, wood shop and multimedia. As principal Bob Presby notes, "Serrano has something for everyone."
Thanks to Measure B funds, the "Home of the Soaring Seahawks" was recently modernized, meaning all of its classrooms, food service area, gymnasium and performance stage are now state of the art.
In 2010, Serrano Intermediate received an API (Academic Performance Index) score of 869, an increase of 25 points over the prior year. Nine percent of Serrano's students are classified as "English Learners," and 18 percent receive free or reduced-price lunches.