Portola Middle School Relocation

PLEASE NOTE: The environmental documents posted on this page have been prepared by the West Contra Costa Unified School District (WCCUSD) and are posted on this site by El Cerrito City Staff for El Cerrito resident access.



As the project progresses, this webpage will also house City of El Cerrito comment letters and responses to the environmental documents. These letters and responses will be identified in a separate section.

Information Resources


Check back soon to view the West Contra Costa Unified School District's Portola Relocation Information webpage

Read information about California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA).


Environmental Documents


Initial Study-Construction and Renovation of the Castro Elementary School to Replace Portola Middle School Project

Notice of Preparation of an Environment Impact Report and Notice of Scoping Meeting
School District comment deadline of March 22, 2008.

City Response/Comments



West Contra Costa Unified School District Portola MS @ Castro Community Update - 3-6-2013

Comment letter on Scope for Environmental Review of Temporary Relocation of Portola Middle School (PDF, 70KB) - sent April 7, 2009

Final Castro School DEIR Comment letter (PDF, 90Kb) - sent October 27, 2008

Initial Study - City Comment Letter - sent March 20, 2008