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Spirit Week Next Week
Check out the outfits each day

Next week, January 25-29 is the final week of the quarter (and semester). It is Spirit Week.
Monday: Pajama Day
Tuesday: Sports Day
Wednesday: Crazy Hair Day
Thursday: Super Hero Day
Friday: School Colors Day

(flyer attached)


Student Support Center Virtual Drop-In
Flyer for each Wednesday attached

Just a reminder, the Sam Brannan Middle School Student Support Center presents a virtural drop-in every Wednesday beginning at 2:00.  See the attached flyer for this week’s meeting.


Sam Brannan Virtual Visitation
Zoom Meetings to Learn More About Sam Brannan Middle School

Families of students wishing to attend Sam Brannan Middle school are invited to participate in a Zoom presentation on the following dates.

Check the links for SCUSD important dates for Open Enrollment

Date 1-January 19th, 2021 5PM
Link 1    Zoom ID 893 6697 6718
PW: Brannan

Date 2- January 20th, 2021 6PM
Link 2    Zoom ID 893 6697 6718
PW: Brannan

Date 3- January 21st, 2021 7PM
Link 3    Zoom ID 893 6697 6718
PW: Brannan

Date 4- January 26th, 2021 5PM
Link 4    Zoom ID 893 6697 6718
PW: Branna

Date 5- January 27th, 2021 6PM
Link 5    Zoom ID 893 6697 6718
PW: Branna

Date 6- January 28th, 2021 7PM
Link 6    Zoom ID 893 6697 6718
PW: Brannan


November Virtual Drop In
Sam Brannan Student Support Center

All students are invited to the November virtual drop in hosted by the Sam Brannan Student Support Center.  Download the attached flyer for more details.


Quaran-TEEN Youth Mental Health Science Cafe
Upcoming Zoom Event - See Flyer for Details

Members of Sacramento Youth Mental Health share their mental health experiences during COVID-19. A CONVERSATION WITH Sacramento Youth Mental Health (SacYMH)

SacYMH is a youth-led organization with the goals of de-stigmatizing and providing support around the issue of youth mental health in the Sacramento region. Since their initial plans for an in-person event at the Golden One Arena were foiled by COVID-19, they’ve transitioned to online webinars.

This is an event for youth by youth. Participants will be invited to interact and ask questions.


Free Student Flu Clinic
See Attached flyer for more details

The Sacramento City Unified School District will be offering a student flue clinic on Wednesday, November 18, 2020 3:00 – 6:00 pm at the SCUSD Enrollment Center 5601 47th Ave, Sacramento.

Eligibility Requirements
The SCUSD Free Immunization Clinic may administer vaccines to students who meet all of the following conditions:

1. Are entering or currently attend Early Kindergarten – 12th grade at an SCUSD school.

2. Are under 19 years old

3. Have Medi-Cal, or no insurance, or are Native American or Native Alaskan


Thanksgiving Break Meal Services
Download the attached flyer

When school is closed November 23-27th, 2020, Nutrition Services will be offering curbside meals on Monday, November 23 & Wednesday, November 25, 2020 from 10:30am- 12:00pm at sites listed below.

School Site Pick Up Locations
Abraham Lincoln Elem,  Caroline Wenzel Elem,  Elder Creek Elem,
Fern Bacon MS, Hiram Johnson HS, John Still Elem,  Leataata Floyd Elem,  Oak Ridge Elem,  Rosa Parks K8


Specialty High School Programs
Watch the Attached Presentation

Attached is a presentation from Mr. Flores about the SCUSD specialty high schools.


School Funding Application Available Online!

September 29, 2020

We need your help to get important funding for our schools. All of our families play a critical role and we are making it easier for you to complete the application.


Bell Schedule for 2020-2021 School Year
See attachment

The bell schedule for is attached.  Note that each day begins at 8:10AM.  Mondays will be reserved for shortened day schedules.  The bell schedule will be updated on the bell schedule page soon.


7th Grade Textbook Return
Tuesday, June 9

This is Mr. Flores hoping all of you are well. The school has planned a drive through to check in text books for 7th graders on Tuesday June 9, 2020. During this textbook check in we will return students PE locker contents/belongings. We are asking families to follow the below schedule in order to maintain Covid 19 mitigation efforts. All school personal will wear appropriate PPE and maintain 6 feet of social distancing during the exchange of materials. We are asking that all families stay in their cars during the exchange process to keep families and staff as safe as possible.


Computer Distribution Tomorrow, Friday, April 17
See specific directions for pick-up below

Dear Sam Brannan Families:

Thank you again for your continued patience as we navigate through this unprecedented COVID-19 crisis. We realize that our students have had a major disruption in their educational process. We appreciate your support and patience while we work through these uncertain times together.

On Friday, April 17th, we will provide computers to students at Sam Brannan Middle School. We will only provide computers to Sam Brannan students and only one computer per family. 


Sammy’s Spectacular News #3
Includes December Calendar

This is an all student produced newsletter!


Parent – Student Visitation Days
Check out a Day at Sam Brannan!

We invite all 6th grade students and their parents to come explore the Sam Brannan campus, visit classrooms and meet our outstanding teachers and students.  Plan to experience a day in the life of a Sam Brannan Middle School Student! Come and see why Sam Brannan should be your choice for Middle School!

January 7,8,9,14,15,16
All visits begin at 8:30 a.m.

To schedule a visit please call Ms. Carolina at 395-5360 x407002.


Sammy’s Spectacular #2
2nd newsletter of the year

All student produced!


2019 School Site council Nominations Needed
Have a say in school policy!

If you would like to serve on the Sam Brannan School Site Council, please complete the attached nomination form and return it to the school office. Site council meets a few times each year to review the school plan. It is a mixture of parents/community members, Sam Brannan students, and school staff.

Please return nomination form by Friday, October 18.


Sammy’s Spectacular News
1st Leadership Newsletter of the year

Download newsletter by clicking the link.


Current After School Tutoring Schedule
The Calendar will be updated as more teachers make their schedules

Please check the school website calendar for teachers currently offering after school tutoring.  Currently, Mr. Peter, Ms. Johnson, Ms. Pearson, and Ms. Miysaki have schedules up.

Additionally, Ms. Plessas has the library open daily except Thursdays after school until 3:00pm with laptops and a printer available.


2019-2020 School Year Information
Download and Print Forms for the beginning of the school year

The new school year is upon us and as usual, there is a lot of paperwork to read and complete.

Attached are:

Emergency Card
Emergency Card additional contacts page (if needed)
New Bell Schedule
Student Pledge

7th Grade orientation (scheduled for Aug. 22)
8th Grade schedule pickup
Note: Emergency card and Pledge must be turned in for schedule!

Have a happy last few days of vacation!