The Porter Middle School Gifted/High Ability Magnet is designed for students in grades 6,7, and 8. This magnet offers a differentiated curriculum for students in accelerated classes. The curriculum is designed to help the students develop critical thinking skills, research and study skills, and creativity. Students at Porter Gifted Magnet enjoy small class sizes, enthusiastic teachers, and an interdisciplinary curriculum. Porter Gifted Magnet has been designated a Model of Excellence Program by LAUSD.