Middle School Foreign Languages

Middle School Foreign Languages

Middle School Foreign Languages Studying another language helps students better understand the world and grow as global citizens while also developing linguistic awareness, memory, verbal skills, and reading abilities. Students in our Middle School learn the fundamental elements of the Spanish language in sixth- and seventh-grade courses that promote an understanding of the history and [...]
MS Arts

MS Arts

Middle School Arts Our Middle School Arts programming provides opportunities for creative exploration and personal growth as students discover and develop their own unique voice through a variety of artistic avenues. During sixth grade, Middle School students experience a broad introduction to the arts through a fine arts rotation course, with some sixth-grade students choosing [...]

Science National Honor Society Grabs Attention

Science National Honor Society Grabs Attention The Science National Honor Society (SNHS) certainly captured attention as it held its first event in the middle of campus recently. Jathin Gadiparthi, SNHS president, ran the event with the help of the SNHS officers: Amber Morgan, Caleb Sheyda, and Trevor Meder; which was overseen by Dr. Ramirez, Upper [...]

Seniors Personalize Parking Spots

A perk of being a senior at MVA is the chance to paint the assigned parking spot. The Class of 2021 showed off their creativity and personality by customizing their spots in the student lot. Be sure to check out their colorful artwork when you’re on campus!

MVA Teacher and Alumnus Creating Curriculum for National Park

To commemorate the 100th anniversary of the 19th Amendment, the National Parks Service has planned a Yosemite National Park exhibit and curriculum for their museum. Ms. Nicole DeLuca, Upper School Social Studies teacher, was chosen to create the student curriculum and teacher’s guides for grades 2-12 to enhance the exhibit!