Agoura Hills

Agoura Hills is a prosperous city in Los Angeles County.  It is in the eastern  Conejo Valley between the Simi Hills and the Santa Monica Mountains. This city is near the Ventura Freeway (U.S. Route 101) links the border between the county of Los Angeles to the east, west and south and Ventura County to the north.  It is about 30 miles northwest of Downtown Los Angeles and less than 10 miles west of the Los Angeles City limits (Woodland Hills).

It is home to the Great Race of Agoura Hills, a yearly running event held at Chumash Park in Agoura Hills in March of every year.  As of 2013 the race has been run for the past 28 years.  The Great Race was established in 1986 by parents looking to raise money for local elementary schools.  One of the races (Chesebro Half Marathon) was voted Best Half Marathon in the U.S. in 2011.

Education

The Las Virgenes Unified School District serves Agoura Hills.

Lupin Hill Elementary School, Sumac Elementary School, Willow Elementary School,Yerba Buena Elementary School, A.E. Wright Middle School, Lindero Canyon Middle School, and Agoura High School