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5th Grade Booth at WhaleFest on Fisherman's Wharf, Monterey

At the event, the 5th grade class will be sharing their orca project with the public and their activities they created to teach the public about the threats that orcas face.

Date: 
Jan 25, 2015

Morgan Hill Life: MMS Junior Participates in AAUW Speech Contest

Morgan Hill Life, 1/21-2/3/2015 edition, page 3, "Around Town...With Robert Airoldi." Mount Madonna School junior CeCe Moreno was one of nine local high school students who particpated in the second annual speech contest sponsored by the Morgan Hill branch of the American Associaion of University Women (AAUW) on the topic of "College, is it worth the cost?"

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Featured Video: Educating Hearts & Minds, Mount Madonna School's Elementary Grades

See the world through our teachers' eyes: 

Mount Madonna School (MMS) elementary faculty share insight about what makes the MMS elementary program unique and outstanding.
 

"Building Resilience, Self-discipline and a Zest for Life in Children and Teenagers": a Public Lecture on February 19 at Cabrillo College

Clinical Psychologist, Parenting Expert and Best-Selling Author Dr. Wendy Mogel Presented by Mount Madonna School, Gateway School, York School, and Cabrillo College
 

Featured Video: 2014 High School Whitewater Rafting Trip

See the world through our students' eyes: 

Mount Madonna high school students spent their first week of school in September whitewater rafting on the American River. 
 
 

2013-14 Fifth Grade Class' Sea Turtle Movie Named as Finalist in CreaTV's Local Filmmaker Awards; Gala on January 10

Mount Madonna School and teachers Jessica Cambell and Nate Rockhold are excited to announce that the 2013-14 fifth grade class’ sea turtle project movie, "Don't Be A Nurdle, Save the Sea Turtle; Poaching, Bycatch & Plastic Pollution, Tell the Whole World About Our Solution" has been selected as a FINALIST in the student filmmaker category of the 2014 CreaTiVe Awards. 

Featured Video: Students' 2014 Interview with Broadcast Journalist Ray Suarez

See the world through our students' eyes: 

Mount Madonna School students interviewed broadcast journalist Ray Suarez on May 14, 2014, as part of their Values in World Thought class and Washington, D.C. interview tour. 
 

Winter Concert Videos and Photos Available!

Kudos to our elementary teachers and students on a fabulous Winter Concert in December! Special appreciation to dance teacher Micha Scott for the lovely choreography, Elementary Music Director Sarojani Rohan for coodinating this annual concert, Anurag White and Monique Smith for office support, and to all who contributed to making this event possible. 
 
MMS parent Michael Don Carlos is makng his concert videos available for download. The link to his album* is: http://vimeo.com/album/2611641

The Gilroy Dispatch: Students Learn History from the Trenches

The Gilroy Dipatch, 12/20/2014, "Students Learn History from the Trenches." Read the story

Students Participate in Model U.N.

The Gilroy Dispatch, "Students participate in Model U.N." Read the story