Borel Middle School


MIssion <br />statement

The Borel Middle School staff will hold itself accountable to high levels of achievement for all students. We will strive to develop the whole child to grow intellectually, socially, ethically and culturally.  Read more about Borel


International <br />Baccalaureate

The International Baccalaureate vision is to develop internationally minded students who recognizing their common humanity and shared guardianship of the planet as well as to help create a better and more peaceful world. Read more 



Borel’s curriculum and instructional practices are aligned with California State and International Baccalaureate standards. We emphasize standards ­based instruction to meet the needs of students. Read more

We Are One

We Are One

“We are One Month” highlights our commitment to build a positive, safe school where we listen to one another and review tools to spread kindness and prevent bullying.

Read more about the Borel covenant



SPORT is an organization that provides funds for our after school sports programs including: Cross Country, Golf, Volleyball, Flag Football, Basketball, Track & Field, Tennis, and Soccer. Read more about SPORT



The Borel Music Program is well known! Music students participate in area Festivals and we even visited our sister school, Dai-Kyu Junior High in Toyonaka, Japan in 2015.  Read more about the Broel Music Program



Borel Drama Dream Theatre will strive to develop the whole child, helping students to grow intellectually, socially, ethically and culturally through theater arts. Read more about Borel Drama Dream Theatre



An Authorized International Baccalaureate World School

Support our School

Visit our PTA Website for information about becoming a Bobcat Booster 


*Promotion Letter for 8th Grade Students (click to view)

*Spring Policy Review March 2018 (click to view)

*Borel Kindness Door Decorating Slide Show! (click to view)

Information for Incoming 6th grade Parents about the Compacted Math Pathway:

If you missed the parent night, here is a copy of the presentation:
Compacted Math Parent Night Presentation

Click here to view the District video describing the Math Pathways at Middle School

Pre-enrolled 6th Grade Information 2018-2019

Click here for information

May 2018 - Borel’s Measure X Project Update

The purpose of this update is to provide the Borel community with information on the status of Borel’s new gym and classroom project, the economic environment for new construction and how the District is responding to changing economic conditions.


2017-2018 Important Dates

  • June 18 - 8th Grade End of the Year Field Trip
  • June 19 - 6th & 7th Grade End of the Year Field Trip
  • June 20 - 8th Grade Promotion Ceremony, 10:30am San Mateo Performing Arts Center
  • June 20 - 8th Grade Dance, 5:00-8:00pm Borel Gym
  • June 21 - End of 4th Quarter, Last Day of School (Minimum Day)
  • View the full calendar 


Ed Foundation Run2Fund - Sept. 23, 2018 2:00 - 5:00

Ed Foundation Run2Fund

Check out the local events happening around the San Mateo area!