The Portola Highly Gifted Magnet is the only middle-school program in the Los Angeles Unified School District exclusively dedicated to the education of highly gifted students, and one of the few programs across the United States, public or private, to do so.  Students enrolled in the Portola Highly Gifted Magnet benefit from an accelerated academic curriculum taught in a nurturing environment.  In addition to core classes, Portola HGM students learn about the world around them through enrichment trips, extra-curricular activities and through its diverse student population.

In The News

  • North Hollywood HGM Parent Mixer Saturday April 22, 2017 5:30 to 7:30 PM. R.S.V.P. to Click on the title to see the full flyer.
    Posted Apr 18, 2017, 9:45 AM by Crystal Kaza
  • Renaissance Faire! Thursday 5:30 to 7:30 Portola's first annual Open House Renaissance Faire is this Thursday night from 5:30 until 7:30. Gates open at 4:30. Please join us for various showcases of student work, educational games with prizes, student performances, and much more. This is a community event, so please invite your friends and family to join in the fun. We will have food trucks on site, so you can plan to have dinner as well. Handicapped parking will be available on site in the Yolanda lot as well as the lot on Linnet.
    Posted Mar 21, 2017, 9:44 AM by Crystal Kaza
  • New Amazon Link Support our students by using our new Amazon link on the Home Page. Thank you!
    Posted Feb 27, 2017, 10:21 AM by Crystal Kaza
  • Formal 2017 All attendees of the Portola HGM 2017 Formal, thank you so much for attending. It was a blast! Your photos from the dance have been sent to you individually, if you have written your name and contact information down, at the dance. If you did not write your contact information, please send an email to . Thank you!
    Posted Feb 26, 2017, 1:02 PM by Niko Gevorgian
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