Hawk News

Invasive Species, Saving Redwoods and Forestry Management: Students Visit County Park

While Mount Madonna School (MMS) school buses pass through Mount Madonna County Park each weekday morning and afternoon, on a recent day, MMS third through fifth grade students rode the school bus to – not through – the park, for an opportunity…

High School Athletics 2022-23, Girls Volleyball: Hawks Named to All-SCCAL Rosters

Girls Volleyball, 12/1/2022: Santa Cruz Sentinel, 12/9/2022, “All-SCCAL Girls Volleyball,” four Mount Madonna School (MMS) student athletes were named as part of honorary “All-Santa Cruz Coast Athletic League” girls volleyball rosters. Seniors Bella Cambell and Mariah Cohen were both named to Second…

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…

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…