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Juniors’ “Ubunye” South Africa Learning Journey T-Shirts Onsale

Ubunye, the Zulu word for “unity,” is the name the junior class has chosen for their upcoming summer learning journey to South Africa. Featuring original artwork by junior Phoebe Grant, the t-shirts are now available to purchase. The proceeds will benefit the juniors’ trip….

Santa Cruz Sentinel – Photo of the Day: New Friends

Santa Cruz Sentinel, 3/30/2017, Photo of the Day by Shmuel Thaler. Bella Bettencourt, of Aptos, right, enjoys a moment with Pardada Pardadi Educational Society eleventh-grader Jassi Sejwal as Bettencourt and her Mount Madonna School classmates visit the school in Anupshahr, India during…

Valuing Tradition: 11th Annual Summit for the Planet

Tradition played a huge role in my childhood. In fact, many of my fondest childhood memories can be pinpointed to a family celebration where traditions were plentiful. Sights, sounds, and smells can trigger memories and suddenly bring on the giddy feeling of…