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An IB World School for STEM Education

Welcome New VMMS Families for the 24-25 School Year!

Welcome letter for all new families who have accepted a spot at VMMS through the lottery process

VUSD Magnet Lottery notifications: Log in to SchoolMint to see your status

News & Quick Links

Vista Magnet Middle School has earned the 2024 California Distinguished School Award!

Read more in news releases from the San Diego County Office of Education and the California Department of Education.



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VUSD at a Glance


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$4 Million +

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Scholarships Awarded Annually


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Teachers & Staff


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Committed to Student Success


Mission & Vision



We are empowered learners who show motivation, resilience, and empathy to create positive change in the world with pride and confidence in ourselves and our diverse school community.


We are inspired to meet our maximum potential as learners and leaders. We achieve high expectations by engaging in rigorous academics and personal growth with comprehensive support. We design innovative solutions to real world challenges through critical and creative thinking. We act on local and global needs in an empathetic school community where all members belong.



Check out our resources below:

About Us

Learn more about our program!

Calendar and Bell Schedules

Click here for district calendars and bell schedules.


Vista Unified is proud to be the largest employer in Vista, California. Do you share our values of Respect, Trust, Collaboration, Equity and Kindness? Join our team and apply on EdJoin!

Frequently Asked Questions

Got questions? Click here to view the answers to our most frequently asked questions. 

Child Nutrition Services and Menus

Child Nutrition Services  (CNS) is powered by our Wavecrest Cafe! Check out their website for menus and more!

Parent Portal

Parent Portal is an important place to connect with your child's school. Update emergency contacts, monitor your child's grades, and view your child's schedule. 

School Board Meetings and Agendas

Click here for board meeting dates, locations, agendas, and board policy docs. 

Enrollment and Transfers

Click here for enrollment information, transfers, magnet applications, and more!

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