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Cultivating Awareness and Digging Deep: Sixth Graders Study Agroecology

Agroecology, an approach to agriculture that views agricultural areas as ecosystems and is concerned with the ecological impact of agricultural practices, is the topic of in-depth, experiential learning by Mount Madonna School (MMS) sixth grade students as part of their middle school…

Morgan Hill Life, “Period Project Raises Awareness About Menstruation Stigmas” by Sophia Manzur

Morgan Hill Life, Community Voice Column, “Period Project raises awareness about menstruation stigmas,” by Sophia Manzur, grade 11 Period poverty is defined as the struggle those who have a menstrual cycle face while trying to afford menstrual products. Despite not being able…

A Welcoming Preschool Environment Inspires Students’ Growth and Curiosity By Danielle Barr

By Danielle Barr The Mount Madonna School (MMS) preschool is a thoughtfully curated environment where each child feels right at home to explore and discover. When a new child arrives in the classroom, the very first thing teachers do is have conversations…

Students Participate in Stanford University Model United Nations Conference

The Mount Madonna School (MMS) Model United Nations (Model UN or MUN) program was represented by six high school students – Ezze Farrazaino, Kyler Nishimura, Lucy Harris, Emi Lord, Lagi Hunnicutt and Nash Wilson – at the 26th Stanford University Model United…

Raising Awareness: Students Participate in Farmworker Reality Tour

Every year migrant farm workers from Oaxaca, Mexico come to California’s central coast to work in the agriculture industry as strawberry pickers and in other roles, including weeding and harvesting. Undocumented workers with few to no legal rights represent a significant part…

Student Government Association To Host First Friday Market on December 2

FIRST FRIDAY MARKET | December 2, 4:00-6:00pm, Assembly Room, upper campus, Mount Madonna School Holiday shopping and merriment: The Student Government Association (SGA) will host its inaugural public market featuring an array of vendors with artisan goods, including small farms, baked items…

Student Leadership Team for Model United Nations Conference Announced

Four Mount Madonna School (MMS) high school students have been appointed to the Model United Nations (Model UN or MUN) Conference Executive Team for an upcoming, MMS-hosted regional MUN conference planned for February 11, 2023.  Sophomores Ezze Farrazaino, Lagi Hunnicutt, Lucy Harris…