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)
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- Cecilia Mendoza-Torres Mah.
Sunnyvale Middle School welcomed approximately 350 incoming sixth graders at the WEB Orientation on Friday, August 11.
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.
Join us Friday 8/11 from 8am-9am in the cafeteria or from 5pm-6pm in the gym for the 6th grade parent orientation at SMS.
View the 6th Grade Parent Orientation Slide Deck
Presentación de orientación para padres de 6º grado
The 6th grade orientation (Where Everybody Belongs) is Friday beginning at 8am in the Gym
Please join us for a 6th Grade W.E.B. Orientation on Friday, August 11 from 8am to 12pm in the SMS Gym (1080 Mango Ave., Sunnyvale, CA 94087). SMS W.E.B. Leaders are excited to help 6th Graders transition to middle school! At Orientation, W.E.B. Leaders will give 6th Graders guidance and advice for navigating middle school through games and fun activities. Leaders will mentor 6th Graders throughout the school year, both socially and academically. 6th Graders should wear comfortable clothing and come prepared for fun! If you have questions or concerns, please contact Mrs. Rodriguez or Ms. Williams .
The club competed against 24 other teams in the Regional Science Bowl, a highly competitive science education and academic event among teams of middle school students who compete in a fast-paced verbal forum to solve technical problems and answer questions in all branches of science and math.
San Miguel and Sunnyvale Middle students planted new Valley Oak trees with the help of the city and Sunnyvale Urban Forest Advocates
The Spartan multi-use building at Sunnyvale Middle School buzzed with energy on Jan. 31 and Feb. 1 with students from every grade level participating in the school’s first mathematics festival in place of their normal math class. Students had 40-minutes to go through 15 different stations that offered 12 levels of challenge.
3:45 PM - 6:15 PM Cross-Country @ Kennedy
3:45 PM - 5:15 PM 7/8 Softball @ Miller
3:45 PM - 6:15 PM Cross-Country League Finals @ Miller
3:45 PM - 5:15 PM Basketball and Softball Quarterfinal Playoffs TBD
3:45 PM - 5:15 PM Basketball and Softball Semifinal Playoffs TBD
3:45 PM - 5:15 PM Basketball and Softball Championships TBD
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM PTSA Chipotle Dinner Fundraiser
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM Bilingual Families Action Team/Comite de familias bilingues