Millbrae Community Information

Local Schools

Students of Millbrae are served by the schools of the Millbrae School District, which includes four elementary schools, one middle school and one high school. The high school, Mills High, is part of the San Mateo Union High School District and happens to be the highest test-scoring school in the county. Students may also attend Capuchino High School in San Bruno. One private school that serves students in grades K-8 is also located in Millbrae: Saint Dunstain's.

Area Colleges and Universities

High school graduates and adult learners have many options when it comes to obtaining a degree in the study of their choice. Nearby colleges and universities include Skyline College in San Bruno and College of San Mateo, and a number of colleges in San Francisco. These include City College of San Francisco, San Francisco State University, University of California-San Francisco, University of San Francisco, and several campuses of the Academy of Art College.

Economy and Job Market

Since Millbrae is bounded by Burlingame to the south and San Bruno and San Francisco to the north, residents have plenty of options when it comes to employment. Some of the top employers in Millbrae according to the City's 2009 Comprehensive Annual Financial Report include the City and County of San Francisco, Millbrae School District, City of Millbrae, A&C Convalescent Hospital of Millbrae, and Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, among others.

Parks and Recreation

Several community parks can be found throughout Millbrae that offer residents a variety of amenities and reasons for them to spend the day outdoors. Barbeque and picnic areas, playgrounds, and sports fields are just a few features that can be found at such parks as Central, Bayfront, and Bayside. Additionally, the city's recreations department does an excellent job providing residents with classes, after-school programs and sports leagues. Residents may also visit the San Francisco State Fish and Game Refuge, San Pedro Valley County Park, and Junipero Serra County Park.

Millbrae also has several golf courses located nearby for those who'd like to play a few rounds out on the green. Nearby courses include Green Hills Country Club, Peninsula Golf & Country Club, Burlingame Golf Center and Poplar Creek Golf Course.

Transportation

Getting in and around Millbrae and its neighboring cities is quick and easy since the community is within proximity to Highway 101 and Interstate 280 (Junipero Serra Freeway). Additionally, San Francisco International Airport is just minutes from the heart of Millbrae. Residents can also catch the BART, Caltrain, and SamTrans at the Millbrae Intermodal Terminal.

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