Assistant Principal Mike Gaston
Mr. Gaston began his professional career in education at Veritas School in Manteca Unified. He taught 7/8th grade Physical and Life Science. After having taught, with great success, Junior High students for the past 12 years, he decided to focus his attention on school administration and process of working with teachers. After graduating from CSU Stanislaus, Master’s of Education Administrative Services program, he was hired within Manteca Unified as a Program Coordinator/Administrative Site Designee. Mr. Gaston enjoys spending time with his family and enjoying many favorite sporting activities, he especially enjoys sailing and coaching sports both at the high school and recreation team league levels.
Mr. Gaston, was hired the summer of 2012 as Assistant Principal and has many positive ideas to share with teachers, staff and families of El Portal Middle School, he feels fortunate to be part of the El Portal school and the community of Escalon.