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The Connection, 2014-15, an annual publication for families, friends and alumni of Mount Madonna School.
The first Mount Madonna School (MMS) junior robotics team recently began preparing for the Wonder League Robotics Competition. The MMS team is sponsored by parents and The Factory, a new lab program at MMS for “makers.” The competition is open to students age 11 and under, and requires programming robots to complete seven missions.
Edutopia, 11/9/2015, "Service Learning: Growing Actions from the Roots of Passion," by Mount Madonna School fifth grade teacher and elementary science specialist, Jessica Cambell. Read her blog.
By Sara Sobkoviak and Jenne Wood-Taylor
Last week was a bustle of activity in the Spanish classroom, where all students grades 3 through 11, helped to create pieces for a large, group ofrenda installation honoring Día de los Muertos.
Each Spanish class spent time learning about the cultural significance and origins of this important Latin American holiday.
“Wow! A new egg!” said a wide-eyed six-year-old girl, extending her arm to show this “treasure.” As students took turns wrapping their fingers around the egg’s warm brown shell, nearby classmates cuddled accommodating hens or peered through wooden pens, coming face to face with hairy goats.
Name, age, grade, city of residence
Louis Marshall, 17, Grade 12, Corralitos
What inspires you?
I am inspired by people who bring creativity, passion and curiosity into every aspect of their life and who work tirelessly to achieve their dreams.
Parents are welcome anytime between 1:00pm - 2:30pm. They are welcome to stay with the class from 2:30pm - 3:00pm for clean up, juice and cookies.
5th grade: 1:00pm - 1:30pm
4th grade: 2:00pm - 2:30pm
1st - 2nd grade: 1:30pm - 2:00pm
Dec 04, 2015
Parents, please make sure your student arrives to school on time.
Morning testing begins promptly at 9:00 a.m., Monday through Thursday.
Students should come prepared with sharpened #2 pencils and erasers.
A calculator is allowed, and should be one the student is familiar with using. No calculators with wifi/internet connectivity are allowed; no qwerty pads or talking calculators are allowed.
Jan 11, 2016 - Jan 15, 2016
On a recent morning, Mount Madonna School (MMS) preschool and kindergarten students, along with their visiting first and second grade “buddies,” celebrated the fall harvest with an array of apple-themed activities.