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What's Happening at the Magnet?

Elective choices are due tomorrow, Monday 4/5, for fall schedules.  Have your child go to the HIghly Gifted Magnet Group in Schoology to see the choices and access the form that needs to be submitted with their 1st, 2nd & 3rd choices.  There are over 20 choices!
to our amazing Portola students
who competed in History Day L.A, The 2021 L.A. County Science & Engineering Fair, and the
Math Counts Regional Competition!
Click Yearbook to order your 2020-2021 yearbook!
Reminder that our opt-in hybrid model starts the week of April 26, 2021 for Portola. 
We will be holding informational meetings for you
in the upcoming weeks as more specific details become available.
Go to Safe Steps for the Return to Campus Family Guide, the Daily Pass app, COVID testing and more!
North Hollywood High HGM Prospective Parent Mixer
Thursday, April 8 at 7:00pm
What's the North Hollywood High HGM like from the parent perspective? Come chat with current parents who will share their insights and answer your questions. This informal virtual social is for prospective parents who are considering or have applied to the HGM for the 2021-2022 school year.
Click  HGMmixer to RSVP.
(or go to
You'll receive an email with the Zoom link the morning of the event.
SBAC Testing
Per the Department of Education, testing will place this spring. Please click here for the memo to review helpful links and information regarding the upcoming test and how to download the secure browser. Testing is planned for the month of May and a memo will be coming soon with specific test dates.
Click here to watch We're All in This Together.
A huge THANK YOU to all families who have given to out Annual Giving campaign so far! 
It's never too
late to give
what you can!
Whether it's $75, $50,  $25, or even just $10 - every dollar makes a difference & a higher participation rate helps when applying for grant money.

Click Annual Fund Drive for more information and to make your tax-deductible donation today!

Magnet Parents Association
Portola Highly Gifted Magnet
18720 Linnet Street
Tarzana, CA 91356


4/5 Fall Elective Choice Form due
4/8 North Hollywood High HGM Prospective Parent Mixer,

is open daily for you.  Use the Zoom Code 938 2450 9170 to seek assistance during school hours Monday-Friday.

Click here to donate
to the Annual Fund


Click here when you shop at Amazon and Amazon will donate to the Magnet.

Use your Ralphs Rewards Card and help Portola HGM at the same time! The more you buy, the higher a percentage Ralphs will donate!
Set up your Ralphs Card today!
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The Magnet has a Facebook and an Instagram page!

Please go to and/or to portola.hgm on Instagram and like or follow us
2020-2021 MPA Board
President Bonnie Graves
Vice President Alisa Lippman
Secretary Katie Barwis
Treasurer Hong Tran
Asst. Treasurer Esther He
Comm. Chair Tracy Dresse
6th gr. parent Dominika Shiell
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Portola Highly Gifted Magnet · 18720 Linnet Street · Tarzana, CA 91356 · USA

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