Middle School

Middle School Athletics News: Alumna Sophie Ortiz (’16) Returns to Coach Girls Volleyball

Girls Volleyball – April 7, 2021: Middle school girls volleyball resumes practices on Tuesday, April 13. Returning to the Hawks’ Nest to lead the team is Mount Madonna School (MMS) alumna, now Coach, Sophie Ortiz (‘16). As a high school athlete, Sophie…

Sustainability and Environmental Education: Speaker Series Continues on April 15 and 22

The Mount Madonna School (MMS) public speaker series based on the United Nations (UN) Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) continues in April with two events, “Sustainable Development: The Climate-Energy-Equity Nexus” with Dr. Noah Diffenbaugh, Ph.D., on  April 15, and “FishWise: Sustaining Ocean Ecosystems…

Mount Madonna School Articulates a Commitment to Equity and Inclusion

Mount Madonna School (MMS) recently announced and shared a statement articulating its commitment to equity and inclusion as part of its core mission. “During my first learning journey with MMS students to South Africa in 2009, I was struck by the fact…

American Democracy, American Racism to be Discussed at March 18 Lecture

The Mount Madonna School (MMS) public lecture series based on the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) continues on March 18 at 7:00pm with “American Democracy, American Racism,” featuring Laxmi Wordham, a 1993 MMS graduate.  “The fight for democracy and the fight…

COVID-19: The Scientific Basis for What We Know (and Don’t), a UCSC Lecture by A. Marm Kilpatrick (’90)

On February 16 Mount Madonna School alumnus Dr. A. Marm Kilpatrick (’90), a research scientist at the University of California, Santa Cruz (UCSC), lectured on “COVID-19: The Scientific Basis for What We Know (and Don’t) and the Exit Strategy it Provides,” as…