Health & Safety Update

From email originally sent Monday, October 19, 2020 Dear Students & Parents, Autumn is officially here and, along with it, that time of year when we provide helpful reminders about how to stay healthy through the winter months. Clearly, this topic is of even more importance this year as we strive to protect our communityContinue reading “Health & Safety Update”

Celebrating a Great Week & Looking Forward to More

Dear MVC Parents, What a special week we’ve had here at MVC! We praise God for the opportunity to see some of our students learning in-person and the ability to offer blended learning to continue to support those at home. Our principals – Susie Swing in the High School and Carissa Medina in the Middle School –Continue reading “Celebrating a Great Week & Looking Forward to More”

Choosing a Level 3 Option for Your Learner

Dear Parents, As mentioned in my email sent on Friday, you have the opportunity to select which learning option your child(ren) will begin in when we move to Level 3 next week. Remember this option is changeable with one week notice to Amy Coleman (HS) or Melissa Morales (MS). The learning options are depicted below (click here to see them largerContinue reading “Choosing a Level 3 Option for Your Learner”

Putting MVC’s Reopening Plans in Motion

Dear Parents and Students, We have some exciting updates. With Santa Cruz County’s move yesterday from purple (“widespread”) to red (“substantial”) in California’s Blueprint for a Safer Economy comes the opportunity for MVC to reopen for in-person learning beginning Tuesday, September 22. Though our county may revert to the purple category on that date or at anyContinue reading “Putting MVC’s Reopening Plans in Motion”

Update: California’s New Blueprint for a Safer Economy

Dear Students & Parents, I prepared this video to update you on a few things: California’s new Blueprint for a Safer Economy and how that impacts timing for our move to a Level 3 operating modality; Ways in which we are working to prepare for that move; Revised mask recommendations from the CDC with which ourContinue reading “Update: California’s New Blueprint for a Safer Economy”

An Update from Dr. Salerno

Dear MVC Families, Below please find a quick video I recorded to give you a glimpse of campus life in remote learning and to thank you for your role in kicking off our school year with so much positivity and hope: Shortly after I recorded this message, we received word that Santa Cruz County wasContinue reading “An Update from Dr. Salerno”

Friday’s Parent Info Session: Getting Connected at MVC with Director of Admissions Kim Dawes and Assistant Head of School Nikki Daniels

For those who weren’t able to join us at 7:00 pm Friday night, here’s the recording of our parent info session from MVC!

Thursday’s Parent Info Session: Spiritual and Social-Emotional Support at MVC with Director of Spiritual Life Nathan Talley and Counselor Erin Torr

For those who weren’t able to join us at 7:00 pm Thursday night, here’s the recording of our parent info session from MVC!

Wednesday’s Parent Info Session: Extracurriculars at MVC: Athletics and Fine Arts with Director of Athletics Matt Coleman and Director of Fine Arts Morgan Matos

For those who weren’t able to join us at 7:00 pm Wednesday night, here’s the recording of our parent info session from MVC!

FAQs from the 7/27 All-School Zoom Session

MVC’s Reopening Plan: FAQs The following questions and answers summarize the discussion held at an all-school Zoom session held on Monday, July 27 at 7:00 pm.  Remote Learning & Academics Why is MVC opening in Level 4/remote learning? Earlier in this month, Governor Newsom issued a state-wide mandate prohibiting schools – including public, charter, andContinue reading “FAQs from the 7/27 All-School Zoom Session”