Sunnyvale Middle School (SMS) is a California Gold Ribbon School and National Blue Ribbon School located in an ethnically diverse suburban area in the City of Sunnyvale in Santa Clara County, California. Sunnyvale Middle School serves a population of 1200 students in grades 6, 7, and 8. Sunnyvale is generally considered to be a middle-income community, largely residential, surrounded by a variety of retail businesses and Silicon Valley high-tech companies. Four elementary schools, Ellis, Vargas, Cherry Chase, and Cumberland, feed into Sunnyvale Middle School. The school site focuses on supporting the whole student with challenging academics, social-emotinal supports and extracurricular opportunities.
Sunnyvale Middle School is a dynamic community with diverse cultural and socio-economic backgrounds located in the heart of Silicon Valley. Our mission is to engage students and empower them to reach their highest academic potential and social emotional growth. Critical and creative problem solving, effective communication, and community involvement are cornerstones of our supportive and challenging learning environment.
1080 Mango Avenue
Sunnyvale CA 94087
(408) 522-8296 fax
8:30am-4:00pm Wednesday (Late Start Day)
After School Library (LRC) hours
3:10pm - 3:40pm M,T,W,TH
Drop off Hours
8:10am M, T, TH, F
9:30am Wednesday (Late Start Day)
There is no adult supervision on campus prior to the drop off hours listed above. Please keep students safe by following drop off hours.
PTSA works in partnership with SMS to support our students. They help to provide critical funding for the school that benefits all students. Please visit the PTSA Website for more information on events, volunteer opportunities, and how you can support SMS.
Bilingual Families Committee/Comite de Familias Bilingue
Our Bilingual Families committee provides important input on how to support or Elnglish Learners on campus and is a strong community partnership. To find out how to participate in Bilingual Families Committte, please contact Assistant Principal Roopali Bali (email@example.com).
The Sunnyvale School District is offering a free series of parent sessions open to all parents and caregivers. Join Project Cornerstone’s engaging workshop - Take It Personally, starting on Friday, Septembers 6th from 8:30 - 10:00 a.m. at Cherry Chase Elementary School. You do not need to be a parent from Cherry Chase Elementary School, just an adult who cares about all kids.
Back by popular demand the City of Sunnyvale Department of Library and Community Services is offering afterschool tennis to SMS students. The first session of afterschool Tennis will begin September 17 – October 25 from 3:20-4:50 p.m. and classes are T/Th or W/F at the SMS tennis courts. Registration is required prior to the first day of classes. Registration deadline is Friday, September 13 by 5:30 p.m. An on-line emergency card and waiver is also required and will be emailed out to registered participants 3-5 days prior to the start of classes. Questions, please email: Jenni Wong, firstname.lastname@example.org . Please see attached PDF for more information and registration details.
Whether they are operating their own soap business at Sunnyvale Middle School, maintaining the garden at Columbia Middle, or making their infamous K9 Crunchies dog biscuits at the Fremont Union High School District Office, Sunnyvale students with disabilities are building the vocational and social skills they need to be successful when they enter the workforce.
In an effort to stop bullying behavior before it reaches adulthood, assault victim and San Francisco Giants fan Bryan Stow told Sunnyvale and Columbia middle school students about how he recovered from a brutal beating by two men after a 2011 Dodgers-Giants baseball game in Los Angeles left him in a coma for months.
3:45 PM - 5:45 PM Cross Country @ Sunnyvale
3:45 PM - 5:15 PM 7 Volleyball vs. Miller @ SMS, 8 Volleyball @ Miller. Softball @ Miller
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM Washington D.C. Trip Meeting
8:30 AM - 9:30 AM Multilingual Families Committee
3:15 PM - 4:45 PM Sports Picture Day
3:45 PM - 5:15 PM Softball @ Egan (Make up date)
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM Parent Presentation on Attendance & Substance Abuse
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM School Site Council Meeting
3:45 PM - 5:45 PM Cross Country @ Kennedy
3:45 PM - 5:15 PM Volleyball and Softball Playoffs TBD
3:45 PM - 5:15 PM Cross Country @ Miller (League Finals)
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM Parent Education Night: Communicating With Teens
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM VJHSAL Wrestling Meeting, SMS Staff Room