MVC’s Return to Learning for Second Semester

Please view the brief video above for an update regarding MVC’s return to learning in January. Here is a summary: Learning at MVC will restart on Monday, January 4 remotely for all students and teachers. There will be no activities on campus that week, including after school athletics.  In-person learning on an East/West rotation willContinue reading “MVC’s Return to Learning for Second Semester”

Serving Your Family in the Semester to Come

Dear MVC Families, The video above shares the heart and motivation behind an offer MVC is extending to learners as we successfully close one semester and prepare for a new one to come.  In addition to physical health and safety, social-emotional wellbeing is a priority at our school. We know the East/West division, while necessaryContinue reading “Serving Your Family in the Semester to Come”

More Details re: MVC’s Response to COVID-19 Updates

Dear Students & Parents, When I arrived in the office very early this morning, you were on my heart and mind. I recorded the video message below to share some reflections about the times in which we’re living and how I see MVC’s mission fitting beautifully within them. The video is general in nature, butContinue reading “More Details re: MVC’s Response to COVID-19 Updates”

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!