Laguna Altura Schools Rancho San Joaquin Middle

Alderwood Elementary School   |   Rancho San Joaquin Middle School   |   University High School



4861 Michelson Drive
Irvine, CA 92612


Office (949) 936-6500


  • Scott Bowman (Principal)
  • National Blue Ribbon School
  • California Distinguished School

Rancho San Joaquin Middle School

Mission Statement*:

Our mission ... to enable all students to become contributing members of society empowered with the skills, knowledge, and values necessary to meet the challenges of a changing world, by providing the highest quality educational experience we can envision.

Our visions… Developing and maintaining a school and classroom climate where people feel encouraged and supported to risk and to do their personal best. As young adults en route to a lifetime of truly meaningful work, our students will be intellectually reflective people who are capable of using their minds well and who know how to think and communicate effectively. Our students will be good citizens who are caring and ethical individuals.

API Score**: 958


*Mission Statement for Rancho San Joaquin Middle School pulled from Rancho Middle School webpage on

**Score listed pulled from the State of California Board of Education’s 2013 Growth Academic Performance Index Report.

Schools serving residents of Laguna Altura are subject to change. Laguna Altura is a planned development by Irvine Community Development Company, an affiliate of The Irvine Company LLC. For more information on school assignments, please call the Irvine Unified School District at (949) 936-5000.