Welcome to Sanford Middle School!

Sanford Distance Learning Website

Sanford's new Distance Learning Website

Switching from the traditional classroom setting to Distance Learning is new territory for students, families and teachers. To aid in this transition, we have created a website to support all families in this new process of Distance Learning. Information will be posted on the website including important links for your student to continue their learning.  Please visit our Sanford Distance Learning Website to view assignment calendars, connect with teachers, and find resources available during this time.


a  página web de aprendizaje a distancia de Sanford

El cambio de  salón tradicional al aprendizaje a distancia es nuevo territorio para todos. Para ayudar en esta transición, hemos creado una página web.  Donde encontrará toda  la información necesaria  para que su estudiante continúe su aprendizaje. Visite nuestra página  web de aprendizaje a distancia de Sanford para ver los calendarios de tareas, conectarse con los maestros y durante esta época tan difícil encontrar recursos disponibles.


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Horario Diario de clases

Is your Chromebook having internet trouble?

Recently many families have reported issues with their Chromebooks connecting to the internet.  IT services is working on a permanent fix.  In the meantime, please follow these directions to fix the issue.

Free Weekly meals for Families

Everyday at Sanford from 11-3pm.

Boxes contain 5 breakfasts and 5 lunches for children 18 & younger.

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Sanford Soccer Wins Championship!!!

The Sanford soccer team won the MPS middle school champioship.

Congratulations to Coach Daza and the players!


After School Begins Mon. Oct. 5th

Begins virtually Monday October 5th


Ms.T's website for all the details

Bell Schedule Information-school start and end time

Please fill this out-

ALL families with children enrolled in the Minneapolis Public Schools district should complete an Application for Educational Benefits each year.

School Supplies 20-21

To start the year students need a chrome book or computer that uses Google

Welcome new Sanford Students & Families

We are excited to have you join us next year here at Sanford!  Please take a moment to view our orientation presentaiton.

Are you receiving e-mails and robocalls from Sanford?

Greetings Sanford Families!  School Messenger is the program that Sanford as well as all Minneapolis Public Schools use to get info to you via e-mail and robocalls.  If you have not been receiving e-mails and/or robocalls from the school, plese double check that we have your correct contact info listed.  You can check and update your info here.

How to talk to our kids about COVID-19

Here is a link from the National Assoc. of school psychologists and school nurses

Comprehensive District Design


Sanford Debate Team Wins Big!

Congratulations to Coach Ms. Lund and all of our debaters!

Student Weekly Announcements - Parent Version

Parents can check out what's happening at Sanford from the student perspective.

School Supply List 2019-20

Here is the school supply list for 2019-20

History Day - State & National Winners!

Click here for details & results from the 2018 State & National competitions! Sanford students took first place at both state and nationals!

Sanford Site Council

Click here for info about Site Council & meeting minutes

Box Tops!

Save your Boxtops!

Sanford Students in New MPS Video

Check out Sanford's Hawk Team students sharing "This is what community looks like" as part of an #MPSStrong video!

Sanford Video!

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

Sanford is an Authorized IB World School!

Congratulations to all the staff, students and parents who participated in the hard work of implementing the International Baccalaureate (IB) Middle Years Programme (MYP) at Sanford, and in the IB authorization visit in May!  Click to see the authorization letter from IB that we received on 6-17-15.

Lion King
Project SUCCESS at Sanford

Click here for a great video about Project SUCCESS that features some of Sanford's students & staff