Torrance is a coastal community located in the South Bay region of Los Angeles County, California. Torrance has 1.5 miles of shore-front beaches on the Pacific Ocean, quieter and less well known by tourists than others on the such as those of neighboring Redondo Beach and Manhattan Beach. Torrance is home to one of the largest mall called Del Amo Fashion Center. Torrance is surrounded by many local parks including Wilson Park which holds its weekly Farmers Market. Torrance is also home to many restaurants and shopping center that offers all varieties anyone can want. Torrance is located in the Torrance Unified School District and home to local high schools of Torrance High School,North High School, South High School, and West High School. Torrance has 17 elementary schools including Calle Mayor Middle School, Casimir Middle School, Bert Lynn Middle School, Hull Middle School, Jefferson Middle School, Madrona Middle School, Magruder Middle School. Torrance has 2 private schools including Bishop Montgomery and Pacific Lutheran High School. For more information about Torrance visit http://www.torranceca.gov.