Irvine High can be characterized by their motto, “Integrity, Honor, [and] Social Responsibility” in order to enable their students to become successful and contributing members of society. This school has been recognized with the Blue Ribbon Award and as a California Distinguished School demonstrating their commitment to their mission statement. Team Propulsion, a.k.a. the muscles of the mission, is in charge of the thrusters, command interface, magnetorquers(altitude control), and all maneuvers.
The CubeSat program’s newest addition, Portola High School, was recently established in 2016 and is planned to participate in the upcoming Irvine04 mission.