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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: 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]


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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.

Staff Only

Enrollment and Transfers

If your child is already enrolled to attend Thomas Russell Middle School, your child should have received a school schedule at the beginning of the summer as well as a letter confirming that you will attend. Directions are provided on what to do for registration.


If you did not receive information from Thomas Russell Middle School, you will need to do the following:


  1. Provide a valid state or government picture ID.

  2. Provide proof of residency by submitting one item from Category A and one item from Category B.

          Category A: Mortgage Statement, Rental Agreement or April 2015 Tax Bill

Category B: Current PG&E Bill, Current Garbage Bill or Current Water Bill

  1. Provide any additional documents that are needed such as the following:

    1. Proof of Tdap Booster will be required. Updated immunization information may be required for current enrollment.

    2. Free and reduced lunch applications (Must be completed annually.)

    3. Proof of residency forms: Trans 01-02 (Must be completed annually.)

    4. Medication Permits (Must be completed annually.)

    5. Interdistrict Transfer (Must be completed annually.)

  2. Bring this document and any additional documents to Russell on Monday and Tuesday August 3rd or 4th from 8-12 p.m. and 1-3 p.m. to get your registration packet.

  3. All materials are due back to Russell by 3 p.m. on Friday, August 7th.


Here you will find a link to the district website on Enrollment, Transfers, and Registration.

MUSD Registration Packet 2015-16

Russell Families,

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.


Seventh Grade will need to complete the following forms:

  • Form H
  • Form IB
  • Form P
  • Form F7H

Eighth Grade will need to complete the following forms:

  • Form H
  • Form IB
  • Form P


Thomas Russell News

First day of School 2015-2015

THURSDAY, AUGUST 13, 2015... Please mark your calendars. Thank you

Posted by: Alexis Petersen
Published: 5/11/15

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.

Russell Buck Store

Students may earn Russell Bucks for the following:

  • participating in class
  • being a good Peacebuilder

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.

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