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Principal: Laurie Armino

Vice Principal: Yvette Garcia


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Fall Festival is on Friday, October 28th from 5-8pm. Ticket presales are after school, 2:00, Monday, Wednesday,Friday in front of the library. Buy your tickets early to avoid long lines on the night of the event!

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Sinnott School will have our traditional Halloween parade in the morning of 10/31 at 8:10am which will be followed by the Wildcats Walkathon.  The walkathon will start at 8:40am.


Please refer to the following schedule for each grade level's walking time.

4th grade- 8:45am-9:00am

5th grade- 9:10am-9:25am

1st grade- 9:40am-9:55am

TKG and KG- 10:45am-11:00am

3rd grade- 11:10am-11:25am

2nd grade-11:30am-11:45am

6th grade-11:50am-12:05pm


10/31 is a Minimum Day. Dismissal time is 12:10pm.

11/1 is a Staff Development Day. (No School)


It's important that your voice is heard on our School Site Council and that Sinnott is represented at the Community Board Advisory Committee as well as the District English Language Acquisition Committee.  The two people who are on the district commitees will report back and forth from the School Site Council.


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Thank so much for your support and dedication to Sinnott!


If your student has a medical condition, such as asthma or severe food allergies, and  requires medication to be kept at school, an authorization to administer medication form is required. The form is to be filled out by the doctor prior to bringing in your student’s medication.

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  • Drivers be patient
  • DO NOT BLOCK gates or drive through
  • The south side parking lot by the Multi Use Room is STAFF PARKING ONLY.
  • Only let your students out of the car in a safe drop off spot. 
  • DO NOT let you students out of the car in the middle of the parking lot or street.




  • Please label your child’s backpacks, lunch boxes, coats, sweaters            and hats with their name and room  number. 
  • Your child should also have a healthy snack and, lunch if your   child brings lunch.
  • Bringing a lunch late to the office disrupts class
  • Remind your student to wear their ID as a part of uniform
  • Remember to check lost and found for any lost items

School-wide websites for students

Enrollment and Transfers

SECOND CHANCE BREAKFAST is available to students during the morning recesses.  Breakfast will include a snack item along with juice and or fresh fruit and milk.  Lunch prices are $1.25; reduced-price $0.30 and free.  Pre-paid lunch account may be used to pay for breakfast. 

Internet Safety and Digital Citizenship-Milpitas Unified School District is now offering resources to parents on the topic of Digital Citizenship. These resources cover topics such as cyberbullying, protecting your child's reputation, online etiquette, respecting creative work, research skills, plagiarism, and more. For more information please access our Digital Citizenship page located in the Parent Resources section. We will be constantly adding more resources and information to this part of our website as we get them.

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