Castillero Middle School’s staff, students, and parents are proud of their comprehensive Academic, Visual and Performing Arts program. Castillero has a reputation for academic excellence based on a well-defined curriculum of academic and elective classes, a strong faculty and support staff, a committed and supportive community, and eager, active and involved students. Dynamic elective courses offer beginning, intermediate, advanced, and performance opportunities to challenge students as they explore and increase their skills in vocal music, instrumental music, dance,visual arts, and theatre arts. The technology curriculum includes classes in digital photography and digital media. Expanding technology opportunities include a media center research lab, math lab, and laptop computers for classrooms. Self-esteem, responsibility, tolerance, and teamwork serve as the cornerstone of our school-wide programs.