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”

Mark Your Calendars! Important Updates & Details

Dear Student & Families, MVC has been preparing all summer, and we are eager to start the 2020-2021 school year together with you. I’m grateful to those who joined me via Zoom Monday night to go over the many questions related to what 2020-2021 will look like at MVC and look forward to sharing theContinue reading “Mark Your Calendars! Important Updates & Details”

MVC’s Reopening Plan

Santa Cruz County Public Health Officer Dr. Gail Newel held a press conference earlier today in which she indicated that Santa Cruz County currently meets the criteria to be on California’s COVID-19 watch list. In order to comply with the state mandate prohibiting schools – including public, charter, and private – in listed counties to openContinue reading “MVC’s Reopening Plan”

Task Force Spotlight: Mallory Robinette & Caroline Kirchner

Mallory Robinette, Family Satisfaction & Value Task Force What is your educational background? Bachelor’s Degree in Family and Human Services, Masters in Social Work from Roberts Wesleyan College, PPS credential from Sac State in School Social Work. Guidance Counselor at MVCS focus on Juniors and Seniors.   How long have you been a professional educator? 4Continue reading “Task Force Spotlight: Mallory Robinette & Caroline Kirchner”

Livestream Follow-Up

Thanks for joining us for our special livestream event, detailing the planning for the 2020-2021 school year! If you have a question about an item that was not covered in the livestream, we invite you to reach out to the appropriate MVC staff member using the contact information below. While you’re here, consider subscribing toContinue reading “Livestream Follow-Up”

Task Member Spotlight: Heather Oliver

Heather Oliver is a member of MVC’s faculty, and also serves as a member of the recently formed Family Satisfaction & Value task force. What is your educational background? Physical Science and Design/Makerspace teacher @ MVCS,  BS in Kinesiology and Masters in Education, CA Professional Clear Teaching Credential. How long have you been a professionalContinue reading “Task Member Spotlight: Heather Oliver”

Task Force Member Spotlight: Daryl Fleming

Task Force: Learning & Education Models I have been a teacher for over 20 years and have a BA in Biblical Literature with a minor in Christian Education. I am Montessori trained, and I have a variety of certificates one of which is my Category One training in IB. I have taught History, AP LanguageContinue reading “Task Force Member Spotlight: Daryl Fleming”

Let’s Connect

The last several weeks have been full of robust research, discussion, collaboration, and prayer across our “virtual campus.” Faculty and staff have dedicated long hours, often evenings and weekends, to ensure that the MVC you return to this fall is ready, reimagined, and responsive in this new season of learning. While you can find aContinue reading “Let’s Connect”