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
3:15pm - 4:15pm 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- Cecilia Mendoza-Torres Mah.
Today’s Menu: Orange Chicken Brown Rice and Veggies, Meatball Sub French Fries, Baked Potato, Pepperoni Pizza, Cheese Pizza, PBJ Sandwich with String Cheese.
Lunch Bunch: C-12
*** Today is a B DAY ***
NO STUDENT ANNOUNCEMENTS TODAY
Our 8th grade promotion celebration is almost here! On Tuesday students will attend their regular classes before lunch (Periods 1-4) and then practice for promotion in the afternoon. Students do not need to bring their gowns for Tuesday's practice. Students will only wear promotion gowns on Wednesday, June 5. Students will take individual pictures in their promotion gowns during the Wednesday morning promotion practice.
PROMOTION CEREMONY — Wednesday, June 5, 2019 at 1:00pm in the SMS Quad Area
Promotion Day Timeline
10:30am: 8th Grade students report to school for practice, awards, photos and brunch
12:00 – 12:30pm: Brunch will be available in the Multi for 8th grade students
12:15pm: Campus gates will open for families to arrive
1:00pm: Promotion Ceremony begins
As the spring approaches, there are many events for 8th-grade articulation to High School. Download the event dates and times. Many of the events are at the high school, so please double check their school websites for any changes that may occur.
8th Grade Information & Course Selection Night for Parents and Students for the Class of 2023 will be held on Wednesday, February 13th at 6:00pm in Homestead’s Large Gym.
Homestead Online Registration (OLR) & Residency Verification
We are excited to welcome you and your students to the 2018-2019 school year! Whether you are returning or new to SMS, we are confident that you will have a great year filled with academic and social development. We have included links to important information below to create a smooth start up of the school year.
2018-2019 Welcome Letter (English) (Spanish)
2018-2019 Beginning Dates (English) (Spanish)
2018-2019 WEB Flyer (English) (Spanish)
Personal Electronics Policy (English) (Spanish)
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.