Portola Jr/Sr High School
155 6th Ave
Portola, CA 96122
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Portola Junior-Senior High School (PJSHS), Home of the Tigers, was founded in 1926. PJSHS, with a student population of 258, has a long tradition of academic excellence, pride of school, and community involvement.
Portola Junior-Senior High School is one of four 7-12 schools in Plumas Unified School District Plumas County covers 2,554 square miles and in 2013 had a population of 18,859. This population count reflects a -5.7% change from the 2010 census. The county population is 84 % White non-Hispanic. Approximately 8% of the population is Hispanic, and the majority of this group attends Portola schools. Almost nine percent (8.8%) of the population speaks a language other than English at home. Of the county’s population, 13.9% live below the poverty level.
Mission StatementThe mission of Portola Jr./Sr. High School is to support and prepare our students to become independent and productive individuals who contribute positively to society. The Expected School Wide Learning Results (ESLR's) support this mission statement by clearly and succinctly expressing the characteristics we wish our students to have. Portola Jr./Sr. High School ESLR's expect that our students will engage in the 5 C's: Communication, Collaboration, Critical Thinking, Creativity and Compassion.
PJSHS fully supports Plumas Unified School Districts mission to collectively inspire every child, in every classroom, everyday