English Learner Advisory Committee

ELAC is a group of parents, community members, and school staff who would like to learn about and support the needs of English Language Learners at Portola High School. ELAC meets at least four times throughout the school year and sends representatives to the District English Learner Advisory Committee (DELAC) meetings.

2017–2018 ELAC Meeting dates:

Meeting Date Time Presentation Notes
September 27, 2017 6:30-7:30PM 2017-18 ELAC Meeting #1


Unless otherwise indicated, the ELAC meetings are held in the Staff Lounge at Portola High School, and the DELAC meetings are held in the Board Room at the District Office. All parents are invited to attend ELAC and DELAC meetings. For additional DELAC information: https://www.iusd.org/education_services/language-minority-programs/DELAC.html

If you have any questions and/or would like to be added to the ELAC emails, please contact Alexandra Murphy, Portola High School ELD Coordinator: alexandramurphy@iusd.org

For more information and support for English Language Learners and their parents, please visit Irvine’s Language Development Programs’ website: https://www.iusd.org/education_services/language-minority-programs/index.html


LDP offers many great workshops and presentations for the parents of Irvine students. Below you will find the link to their Canvas page where there is much more information about their Timely Topics and all their Irvine Parent Education Program (IPEP) classes for the fall.


Contact Us:

Portola High School
1001 Cadence
Irvine, CA 92618
Office: (949) 936-8200
Fax: (949) 936-8209
PHS CDS Code: 30-73650-0133405