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
Parent University - Feb. 5, 2015
Please join us on Feb. 5 from 6-8 p.m. at the District Office, located at 1331 E. Calaveras Blvd. Parent University has promised to enlighten you on some important topics, which include but are not limited to the following: dealing with adolescents, understanding the new state testing, working with your children and social media, and providing support for students with special learning needs. Please see the link provided for details on the workshops. Childcare is available for free.
Hope you are able to attend,
Casa Azteca Fundraiser Flyer
The PTSA will be hosting a family night at Casa Azteca on Wednesday, January 28th. Please bring the flyer that is attached any time on Wednesday; a percentage of your bill will be donated to the PTSA.
We can't wait to see you there,
Your PTSA Board
Cisco Workers Donate Support Russell
TRMS is added to the Cisco Employee matching donation program. Any Cisco employee can donate to TRMS and Cisco will match the donation 25%. If you are a Cisco employee, please consider donating.
In addition, Cisco employees can volunteer at the school by attending meetings, supervising field trips, and helping with school functions. Cisco will donate $10 for every hour of donated time.
A special thanks to the parents of Aavani Sree for sharing this information with all of us.
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 bill to school.
Please do not send your students to school with large bill 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.