Welcome to Sanford Middle School!

مرحبًا بكم في مدرسة سانفورد المتوسطة

Ku soo dhowaada Dugsiga dhexe ee Sanford

¡Bienvenidos a la escuela Intermedia Sanford!

We are proud to celebrate over 80 years of history as a part of an ever changing, lively river community with a magnificent multicultural heritage. Sanford follows the middle school model serving grades 6-8, and is located in the Longfellow neighborhood in southeast Minneapolis. Come visit us at 3524 42nd Avenue South. We would love to see you.

Bands for Band

Please join us for  Bands for Band  Saturday, April 18, 2015 12:00 to 6:00 p.m.

Eagles Club, 2507 East 25th Street, Minneapolis

Sanford students, staff, and musicians from the community are gathering to perform music to raise funds for much-needed new band instruments*

Day at the Capitol

Students visited with Senator Patricia Torres-Ray at the Minnesota Capitol.

2015-2016 Prospective Family Information


We look forward to welcoming our new class of 6th graders!

Call Vicki Jones, Family Liaison to schedule a tour - 612-668-4914 or victoria.jones@mpls.k12.mn.us

MCA Testing Schedule

MCA testing schedule for Sanford Middle School.

Order Yearbook Online

Click here to order Sanford yearbooks and Zooms online. Yearbooks are $15.00 and Zooms are $2.00. The Yearbook ID Code is 9703415. 

7th Grade at Eagle Bluff

Check out some photos from our Eagle Bluff Environmental Learning Center trip!

8th Graders in the Dominican Republic

Click to see photos & highlights from the 8th grade trip to Dominican Republic this spring!

Sanford Video!

There is lots to love about Sanford Middle School - check out this video to see us in action!


6th Grade STEM Expo!

Click to check out a video from CBS News with Sanford kids & teacher Keven Tell!

News and Notes from Dr. Palmer

Click for updates from the principal!