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WatsonvillePatch.com: Students To Travel To D.C., Interview Leaders

WatsonvillePatch.com, 1/22/2020, “Watsonville Students To Travel To D.C., Interview Leaders,” by Courtney Teague. WATSONVILLE, CA — Mount Madonna School upperclassmen are gearing up to travel to Washington, D.C., and interview public and private sector leaders this spring. Juniors and seniors will head…

“Pippin” Art and Character Projects: Showcasing Creative Self-Expression

Creative Self-Expression, along with Academic Excellence and Positive Character Development, are hallmarks of a Mount Madonna School (MMS) education, and are infused throughout the curriculum. What follows is an excerpt from an article by Sampad Kachuck, longtime MMS performing arts director, about…

2020-2021 School Days Calendar

We have confirmed our school and non-school days for the upcoming 2020-2021 school year. Please refer to 2020-21 School Days Calendar when scheduling vacations and other days off school. This document shows just holidays/non-school days. Please utilize the School Calendar on a day-to-day basis,…

Vast Experience and Fascinating Stories: Students Interview State Senate Candidate John Laird

In May 2020, Mount Madonna School junior and senior students will travel to Washington, D.C. to conduct interviews with government and non-government leaders as part of the school’s Values in World Thought program. As part of the preparation for this spring learning…

WatsonvillePatch.com: Students Play ‘CSI’ In Watsonville Lab On DNA, Forensic Genetics

WatsonvillePatch.com, “Students Play ‘CSI’ In Watsonville Lab On DNA, Forensic Genetics,” by Courtney Teague. Freshman Mount Madonna School students learned about DNA while playing detectives seeking to solve a crime. WATSONVILLE, CA — Don’t mess with these freshman students at Mount Madonna…

Growing Up in Santa Cruz: Calling All Ideas, Waste-Free 2020 by Lisa Catterall

Growing Up in Santa Cruz, Green Living, “Calling All Ideas: Waste-Free 2020,” by Lisa Catterall. Periodically our faculty comes together to review our school’s mission statement and our three pillars of Academic Excellence, Positive Character Development, and Creative Self Expression. Often during…