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Thomas Russell Middle School

1500 Escuela Parkway Milpitas, CA 95035

Phone: 408-635-2864 Fax: 408-635-2869

Principal: Mr. Damon James [Overall School, Curriculum, Staff, District Policies, Budget]

Assistant Principal: Mr. Luis Lopez [Discipline, Bullying, Assessment, Safety]

Principal's Secretary: Mrs. Lexie Petersen [Calendar, Supports Mr. James]

Attendance Secretary: Mrs. Kathleen Elias [Attendance, Supports Mr. Lopez]

Secretary Clerk: Ms. Jayne McGowen [Registration, Independent Study, Cum Records]


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Parent Registration on Schoolloop

Please follow the directions below to as a parent on Schoolloop.

1) Click on the blue "Register Now" button in the top left corner of this page.

3) Complete the Parent Registration form. To complete this form, you will need your student’s ID number.

4) Once you have registered, your account must be approved for access to grades. The approval process may take up to 48 hours.

5) Once you have been approved, you will have access to the grades that teachers have published.

6) For questions or assistance, please call the school office at 408-635-2864.

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National Geographic Bee
Wednesday, December 2nd is the National Geographic Bee qualifying written test. It will take place in room 106 at 1:30 p.m. It is 25 multiple choice questions and the top 10 scores will qualify students to participate in our school&... Continue

AVID Fundraiser Don't Cook on December 2 go to Taqueria Las Vegas
                            “HAPPY HOLIDAYS” AVID PROGRAM  SUPPORTERS

Show your support to Thomas Russell Middle School and the AVID program by joining... Continue

AVID Fundraiser Don't Cook on December 2 go to Taqueria Las Vegas

Show your support to Thomas Russell Middle School and the AVID program by joining us for a fund raise... Continue

TRMS Newsletter November December 2015

Please take a moment to read the November December Newsletter. You will find a lot of good information regarding your student. 

Learning Tools

Click on this link to learn more about how to support your child with their academics.

The Middle Years

As we work together to ensure student success, please read the following articles to support your middle school students. 

Click here September 2015

Click here for October 2015

Click here for November 2015

Click here for December 2015


TRMS Presents Milpitas Wyldlife on Wednesdays

Please print Permission slip and have student return on Wednesday, September 30th to the Milpitas Wyldlife at 1:30p meeting.




School Office Hours

Monday - Friday 7 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Student Registration 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Twice a month the the office will close for office meetings after school has ended.

School Hours

School begins at 8:30 a.m. Please do not have your children arrive to school prior to 7:45 a.m. Staff arrives at 8 a.m., and we do not want students present unsupervised.

  • Students may arrive early than 8 a.m. for GMTR, morning tutoring, or community service as long as they are supervised by a teacher.

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Daily Announcements






Physical Education New Parent Excuse Form

Russell Buck Store

Coming soon! We will keep you updated. Thank you for your patience. 

Please do not send large bills to school.

Please do not send your students to school with large bills to pay for items. We do not have change for them. We ask that you only send $1 or $5. Thank you for your assistance with this issue.

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