Mission Statement

The mission of Sierra Middle School is to provide an educational environment where all students can achieve success through academic rigor, accountability and collaboration.


The vision of Sierra Middle School is to provide a safe, nurturing environment where students have diverse opportunities for personal, social and academic growth. Our desire is to empower our youth to meet the challenges of the 21st century, academically and socially.

Sierra Middle School

3017 Center Street
Bakersfield, CA 93306
661-631-5470 (phone)
661-327-7610 (fax)

Tomas Prieto

Vice Principal
Kenya McCormack

Irma Mendez

School Clerk
Tina Granillo

Nondiscrimination Policy

Bakersfield City School District programs, activities, and practices shall be free from unlawful discrimination, including discriminatory harassment, intimidation, and bullying based on actual or perceived characteristics of race or ethnicity, color, ancestry, nationality, national origin, ethnic group identifications, age, religion, marital or parental status, physical or mental disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, or genetic information or any other characteristic identified in Education Code 200 or 220, Penal code 422.55, or Government Code 11135, or based on association with a person or group with one or more of these actual or perceived characteristics. If you believe you have been subjected to discrimination, harassment, intimidation, or bullying, you should immediately contact the school site principal and/or the District’s Human Resource Administrator, at 661-631-4663, or at 1300 Baker Street, Bakersfield, California 93305. A copy of BCSD’s Uniform Complaint Procedures and Non-Discrimination policies are available by clicking here and/or upon request.