Academics

Academics section

AP English Literature Test

Date: 
May 04, 2016
Location: 

School Resumes

Date: 
Jan 03, 2017

First Day of School for New Preschool Students

Date: 
Sep 12, 2016

First Day of School - Returning Preschool and all K-12

Date: 
Sep 06, 2016

Mount Madonna School's 10th Annual Summit for the Planet

Naturalist and wilderness advocate, John Muir, tells us: “Everybody needs beauty... places to play in and pray in, where nature may heal and cheer and give strength to the body and soul alike.” Many have found this sentiment to be true and Mount Madonna School (MMS), now in its 37th year, is just such a place.
 

South Asian Journalists Association: Scholarship Opportunity for Students

SAJA 2016 Journalism Scholarships | Deadline: March 15, 2016<

Student Spotlight: Clio Herbert

Name, age, grade, city of residence:
Clio Herbert, 18, senior, Santa Cruz
 
What inspires you? 
I’m inspired by the amazing things other people have accomplished.
 
What is your favorite subject in school, and why? 

Teach to Learn: Mentoring Leaders - by Head of School Supriya McDonald

SantaCruzParent.com, 2/11/2016, "Teach to Learn: Mentoring Leaders," an insightful essay by Mount Madonna Head of School Supriya McDonald. Click the following link and scroll about half way down to read. Read more

Featured Video: MMS Students Interview Congresswoman Tammy Duckworth

Featured Video:

A 2014 interview with Congresswoman Tammy Duckworth as part of Mount Madonna School's Values in World Thought Program. Biennially (and upcoming in May 2016), the juniors and seniors travel to Washington, D.C. to talk with America's political, NGO, and nonprofit leaders to discuss current issues and people's values that lead them to where they are.
 

Morgan Hill Life: MMS Students Build Solar Ovens

Morgan Hill Life, 2/17/2016, "MMS Students Build Solar Ovens." Read the article