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: Ms. Lexie Petersen [Calendar, Supports Mr. James]
Attendance Secretary: Ms. Kathleen Elias [Attendance, Supports Mr. Lopez]
Secretary Clerk: Ms. Jayne McGowen [Registration, Independent Study, Cum Records]
Thomas Russell News
First day of School: 8/13/15 8:30-1:20 p.m.
Aug. 13th: School begins at 8:30 a.m. and ends at 1:20 p.m. All students should report to the homeroom class listed on student schedules received over the summer break. If you did not receive a schedule, please report to room 625. You will receive a schedule there. Please make arrangements for your child to be picked up from school at the end of the school day.
Aug. 14th: School begins at 8:30 a.m., and ends at 3 p.m. Students will report to homeroom by 8:30 a.m. If a student did not attend school on Thursday, that student needs to report to Dr. Roberts in the office. Please make arrangements for your child to be picked up from school at the end of the school day.
Thomas Russell Middle School Registration Information 2015-16
Here is the MUSD Registration Packet for 2015-16. Please print out the pages that will need to be signed and return them with your registration materials on August 7th. Below you will find all that you need to be ready for registration on Tuesday, August 4th.
New to Russell
Please join us from 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. on Monday, Aug. 10th for WEB Day. This will be an opportunity for you to meet some friends and learn about the campus. For more information, please contact [email protected]
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 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.
Russell Buck Store
Students may earn Russell Bucks for the following:
Redeem them in Rm 34
M- F from 7:45-8:20 a.m.
M, T, TH, F 3-3:15 p.m.
W 1:20-1:35 p.m.
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.