Summer at Mount Madonna School

The 2018 Mountain of Fun Summer Program is returning for the weeks of July 16 and July 23, 2018! We will offer the “Taste of Mount Madonna School” program for children entering 1st through 5th grades.

More information will be posted as it becomes available.


Following is a description of the 2017 Taste of Mount Madonna School program:

Discovery, exploration, friendship and fun!

July 17-Aug 4
Monday-Friday 9:00am-3:30pm

Transportation available

Each program encourages and promotes creativity, cooperation and community building; and helps to foster kids’ self-discovery, empathy and compassion in action. Campers will develop their social, emotional, cognitive and physical skills.

All programs at Mount Madonna School (MMS) are taught by experienced MMS teachers. Transportation is available from Soquel, Corralitos, Gilroy and Morgan Hill. Time and location details will appear once you have begun the registration process and selected the week(s) you would like to attend. Transportation will be provided in vans driven by MMS teachers and staff.

Week 1, 2 and 3

A Taste of Mount Madonna School 
Week 1 – Full Day Camp

Week 2 and 3 – Full Day Camp w/half-day Horse Camp option
Children entering kindergarten-4th grade will have the opportunity to explore the mountain and grow their appreciation for nature while hiking, learning and playing in the forest. Campers will create art using a variety of mediums to produce their own pieces and share in collaborative works. They will experience the joy of harvesting from the garden and preparing food to share together. Children will learn about yoga, meditation and mindfulness, and have time to practice self-awareness, reflection and self-expression. Storytelling and literature will foster positive character development through the exploration of friendship, right actions and kindness. The camp will be taught by MMS teachers Hema Walker and Isa Stead.

Activities include:

  • Forest Play & Hiking
  • Crafting & Art Projects
  • Gardening & Baking
  • Yoga & Mindfulness
  • Storytelling & Exploration

Questions? Contact our Summer Program coordinators.