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Fifth Grade’s Call to Action: Protect Humpback Whales and No Offshore Oil Drilling

Each year the Mount Madonna School fifth grade class works on a cross-curricular environmental project. This year the students are focusing on Pacific humpback whales. As part of their multi-faceted project, the students are working to gather public comment to prevent the…

Morgan Hill Life: Mt. Madonna Students Push the Envelope with “Urinetown”

Morgan Hill Life, 1/27/2018, “Mt. Madonna students push the envelope with ‘Urinetown’; cutting-edge satire looks at balancing human rights against a lack of resources,” by Marty Cheek. Mount Madonna High School students pushed the envelope of environmental theatrical story-telling and made a…

Register-Pajaronian: Mount Madonna School Presents “Urinetown”

Register-Pajaronian, 1/25/2018, Community Briefs: “Mount Madonna School presents Urinetown.”  WATSONVILLE — “Urinetown, The Musical” will make a splash at Mount Madonna School with three performances. The musical is set in a dystopian “near future,” where decades of drought have led to water shortages…

Powerful Voices and Literary Gems: Students Participate in National Writing Competition

This fall the freshmen and sophomore English classes participated in the Yes! Magazine Writing Competition, a national writing competition with roughly 2,000 participants each quarter. Last year Mara Peruzzi received an award in the Powerful Voice category and Imogen Cockrum was the…