Monthly Archive for: ‘September, 2014’

Back to School Night is Coming Soon!

SMS’s Back to School Night is on Thursday, October 9, starting at 6:45.  Come and meet your child’s teachers and find out more about our great school!  Look below  to view the complete Back to School Night schedule.

Back to School Night Schedule

It’s Lucky to be at Sussman!

Arora BikeSussman’s own Vice Principal, Dr. Arora, won a new beach cruiser bike at Downey Unified district wide health fair that took place in Sussman’s cafeteria on September 10.  Congratulations, Dr. Arora!

Congratulations to Mr. Alvarez, Our New Dean of Students


Hello! My name is Jesus Alvarez and I am the Dean of Students at Sussman Middle School.  I have been at Sussman for the last 18 years where I started as an Instructional Assistant running our In School Suspension program for 5 years.  I then moved on to become one of Sussman’s Math teacher for 13 years, and now I am very excited to be Sussman Middle School’s first Dean.


Jesús Alvarez

Dean of Students
Sussman Middle School