23 Jul 2015
The 43-acre Portola High School will be home to about 2,400 students. Portola High is designed to meet requirements established by the Collaborative for High Performance Schools, which helps create campuses that are comfortable, energy efficient and incorporate the latest in teaching and educational practices and technologies. Among its educational facilities, Portola High will feature a performing arts building with a 700-seat theater, a dance studio, an electives building that will house video production, 2D and 3D art, music rooms and science labs. A special education building that will teach essential life skills, and a green building to teach hands-on curriculum about sustainability also are planned. Among Portola High’s athletic facilities will be a 2,000-seat gymnasium, varsity and junior varsity baseball and softball fields, eight tennis courts, two soccer fields and track and field facilities. A 3,000-seat stadium with artificial turf and a rubberized track, and an aquatic center with a 50-meter pool also are planned.
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