Welcome to Castillero Middle School

I Pledge to be Drug Free
Red Ribbon Week is October 24-28.
Pledge to be safe, healthy and drug free!​
This week Castillero celebrates Red Ribbon Week.  To show that we are a drug free school, students are encouraged to dress to the theme for each day.

MONDAY: “Sock it to drugs!” WEAR CRAZY SOCKS
TUESDAY: “Too bright for drugs” WEAR A NEON ITEM
WEDNESDAY: “Team up against drugs” WEAR A TEAM JERSEY   
THURSDAY: “Be a hero, say NO to drugs” WEAR A SUPER HERO ITEM
FRIDAY: “Break free from drugs!” FREE DRESS DAY

CSN Bay Area All-Star Article
San Francisco Conservatory of Music Article

Picture Day is on August 19th: Download Order Form
Remind App for Parents & Students: Click Here for Details

Important 2016 - 2017 School year information

  • Important Information (Spanish Here)
  • Summer Mailer (Spanish Here)
  • Uniform policy
  • Yearbook Forms
  • PTA Membership Form
  • Castillero Education Foundation Donation Drive

  •     Castillero Middle School offers families a variety of amazing educational opportunities, with an emphasis on the visual and performing arts. Our staff knows that “together we are better” and continues to provide excellence in all classrooms using Common Core State Standards to increase students depth of knowledge and critical thinking skills for students in each subject area.

        Our school is nestled in the foothills of the Almaden Valley and students flock to our school for the opportunity to experience excellence in academics, diversity and the arts. Castillero is a WEB, Where Everybody Belongs school and promotes 8th grade students taking on active roles as mentors to help our 6th grade students transition into middle school. Our school is largely supported by parent groups including our PTA, Educational Foundation and Music Boosters whom strive to provide education access and opportunities to all students through a caring and nurturing environment.

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    Vision Statement
    All San Jose Unified School District students are inspired and prepared to succeed in a global society
    Mission Statement
    San Jose Unified School District’s mission is to eliminate the opportunity gap and provide every student with the finest 21st century education.