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Borel Middle School

An Authorized International Baccalaureate World School



MIssion <br />statement

The Borel Middle School staff will hold itself accountable to high levels of achievement for all students as determined by state, national and International Baccalaureate standards. We will strive to develop the whole child, helping students to grow intellectually, socially, ethically and culturally. Borel Middle School is committed to meeting the unique academic and social needs of a diverse student body through a comprehensive system of instruction and support in a nurturing, caring and safe environment. Read more


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. To engage Middle Years Programme (MYP) students with challenging lessons and opportunities to think critically and demonstrate their learning in a variety of ways, focusing on key concepts and reflections based on their learning experience. Read more



Borel’s curriculum and instructional practices are aligned with California State and International Baccalaureate standards. As an authorized International Baccalaureate World School, we emphasize rigorous standards­based instruction through best­ practices, including hands­on learning and differentiated instruction, in order to meet the learning needs of all students. Read more

We Are One

We Are One

“We are One Month” highlights our on-going commitment to build a positive, safe school community through school wide activities where we listen to one another and review tools and resources to spread kindness and prevent bullying. Students and staff worked together to plan and participated in Community Circles, the “Power of One” live performance assembly, and our We are One Assembly.

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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



The Borel Music Program is well known throughout the Bay Area and Internationally! Music students participate in area CMEA Music Festivals, travel to Disneyland every other year and we even visited our sister school, Dai-Kyu Junior High in Toyonaka, Japan in 2015. Read more



Borel Drama Dream Theatre will strive to develop the whole child, helping students to grow intellectually, socially, ethically and culturally through theater arts. Borel Drama Dream Theatre is committed to fostering a positive environment through learning. Together, we will set high goals and inspire all students to achieve excellence. Read more

From the San-Mateo Foster City School District




    An Authorized International Baccalaureate World School

    Borel Middle School is an authorized International Baccalaureate World School

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    Borel Drama presents Fame, the Musical!

    May 12 @ 7:00pm

    May 13 @ 7:00pm

    May 14 @ 2:00pm

    Visit www.BorelDrama.com for tickets and additional information! 

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