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Mount Madonna School
CAIS Membership status: Full

Street/Mailing Address:
491 Summit Road
Watsonville, CA 95076
Telephone:
(408)-847-2717
Fax:
(408)-847-5633
Web site:

Descriptive Category:
Coeducational Day School
Type:
K-12
Grade Levels:
PreK-12
Enrollment:
188
Boarding/Day:
Day Only
Gender:
Co-ed
Vicinity:
Monterey/Santa Cruz
School Description:
We are a community of learners dedicated to creative, intellectual and ethical growth. We support our students to become caring, self-aware, discerning and articulate individuals. We believe a fulfilling life includes personal accomplishments, meaningful relationships and service to society. We Value: •Our learning community, which includes students, alumni, faculty, administrators, staff and families •Intellectual inquiry that fosters a love of learning, self-discipline and perseverance •Continual exploration of how our students learn best •The development of relationships based on self-acceptance, empathy, honesty, integrity, respectful communication and shared experiences •The transformative power of the creative process •Experiential outdoor learning that inspires an appreciation for nature, environmental stewardship and a sense of well-being We are hosted by Mount Madonna Center for the Creative Arts and Sciences, a residential community and conference center founded on the principles of yoga, and dedicated to non-harming, self-development and service to society. The values and the beauty of the Center’s 355 acre redwood forest provide a supportive and inspirational context in which our school learning community thrives.