School of the Madeleine

1875 Illion Street, San Diego, California 92110, Telephone (619) 276-6545

 

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School of the Madeleine is a private Catholic elementary school located in South Clairemont in San Diego. It is the parish school of St. Mary Magdalene church and serves students from preschool (License #370806443) through eighth grade.

The school is staffed by a lay faculty dedicated to the Catholic Education of the students. School of the Madeleine has a reputation for a strong religious and academic program and student success.

The school is accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC) and the Western Catholic Educational Association (WCEA).  To view School of the Madeleine's mission, philosophy, and school-wide learning expectations, click here.

Principal - Donna Wittouck

Vice Principal - Jean Coleman

About Us

 

   

Applications Currently Being Accepted for the 2017-2018 School Year

CALENDAR

August 23

1st Day of School 2017-18

August 24

MINIMUM DAY

August 25

MINIMUM DAY

September 1

MINIMUM DAY

September 4

LABOR DAY NO SCHOOL

September 6

CYT Begins (Saint Francis Rm.)

BACK TO SCHOOL NIGHT K-6 6:00 pm in classrooms

September 7

Band Assembly
Gr. 3-5 1:45-2:10 pm
Gr. 6-8 2:20-2:45 pm

Chess Starts

September 8

Fall Fundraiser Ends

September 10

Back to School Picnic 3:00 ‐ 5:00 pm

September 11 ‐ 29

STAR TESTING

September 13

HOT LUNCH

September 15

MASS 11:00am

September 17

Catechetical Sunday

Religious Ed. Classes Begin

September 18

Room Parent Mtg. 8:15 am (Hall)

September 19

NEWSLETTER

PSA Board Mtg. 1:30 pm

September 24

Religious Ed. Preschool Begins

MAD MOM's "Back to School Social" 4:00 -7:00 pm

September 26

Picture Day Gr. 5-8

September 27

HOT LUNCH

Picture Day Gr. K-4

Progress Reports Sent Home

Advisory Board Mtg. 5:30 pm

 


 

 

 

 

 


MadDads is Madeleinel's informal dads' group. The goal is to create a network of involved and active fathers. The MadDads can take if from there to decide whether they want to plan social events or special projects. If you are interested, please email SchoolMadDads@gmail.com.

 

OFFICE DEPOT 5% BACK TO SCHOOLS

Every time parents shop at Office Depot and provide School of the Madeleine's identification number, our school will receive 5% of the total purchase price in gift cards. These gift cards can be used by our office to purchase copier paper or other office supplies. If you are planning to purchase school supplies or f you own your own business and shop at Office Depot, please consider using Madeleine's ID number. Our school number is 70013744.

 

UNITED WAY

School of the Madeleine is part of the United Way Donation Program. You can designate the school as the benefactor for your donation by listing the school and its address.

 

COUNSELING SERVICES

Counseling services at School of the Madeleine will be provided by Ben Fishburne, MFT, who will provide assessments, brief counseling, and will be available to speak with you with any recommendations. All counseling will be conducted on school grounds during Mr. Fishburne's scheduled hours with the school on Mondays. Counseling Referral and Agreement Forms. Rita McCreary, parish counselor and licensed therapist, will be available to students on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday. Counselors can be contacted via the school office.


MADELEINE ATHLETIC CLUB

The Athletic Club maintains the grass field in the back of the main school building and supports Madeleine's after-school sports program! Visit the Madeleine Athletic Club website at www.MadeleineAthleticClub.webs.com.

UNIFORM EXCHANGE PROGRAM

Used school uniforms need a home. All are free! You don't need to bring in an item in order to take one. The uniform exchange is a free service for Madeleine families. If you have any questions, please contact Juliet Conniff.

 

INFORMATION

Monthly Newsletter & Calendar
YMCA After Care Program
Lunch Truck Menu

Master Calendar 2017-2018
Tuition Schedule 2017-2018
K-8 Student Supply List 2017-2018
1st-8th Summer Reading List


APPLICATIONS FOR SCHOOL OF THE MADELEINE

Applications for the 2017-2018 school year are now available via the links below. If you have any questions or need further information, please email Jean Coleman. Thank you for your interest in School of the Madeleine!

2017-18 K-7 Application Packet

Preschool Registration Packet

NEW AND PROSPECTIVE PARENTS? A LETTER FROM OUR PRINCIPAL

We are thrilled you are considering joining our Madeleine family! Please click here to read a welcome letter from our Principal, Donna Wittouck.

SCHOOL TOURS

If you would like a tour of our school, please call the school office at 619-276-6545. Be sure to view the video below for an up-close look at the school.


 


COLLECTION FOR CCSA

St. Mary Magdalene Parish is asking for donations of hygiene items for the Community Christian Service Agency. Most requested items include shampoo (full and travel sizes), soap, razors, toothbrushes and toothpaste. We ask that Madeleine families bring their donations to the school office, take them to the rectory office or leave them in the vestibule of the Church between 8 am and 4:00 pm.


BOX TOPS FOR EDUCATION PROGRAM
We hope you have been collecting Box Tops throughout the summer and are ready to turn in your full bags! Our first collection period is Sept. 26-30. You can send them in with your child in a baggie with their classroom number. The class that sends in the most will be getting a little treat! Box Tops can be dropped off in the collection container located outside of the office. For Kindergarten parents, there will be a container located in the courtyard for your convenience.

Thank you for making a difference, one dime at a time. To learn more on how you can help earn cash for our school, click here. Keep collecting!
 

EARN MONEY FOR OUR SCHOOL WITH ESCRIP ONLINE MALL

It's easy, fast and a way to make a BIG difference for our school. Do your online shopping via the eScrip Online Mall and a portion will be donated back to School of the Madeleine. This is a safe, secure and effortless way to earn money for our school simply by doing the online shopping you'd do anyway! There are more than 1,000 merchants to choose from. Click on the eScrip Online Mall logo above, or click here to browse and shop. Make your everyday shopping a fundraiser!
 

Another way to earn money for Madeleine: Register your grocery cards or debit/credit cards with eScrip on their website. A portion of what you spend comes back to our school.

If you have any questions about how to sign up or take advantage of this incredible fundraiser, please contact Julie Ott at ottj78@gmail.com.
 

AmazonSmile: You Shop, Amazon Gives

Amazon.com donates .5% of the price of your eligible AmazonSmile purchases to the charitable organization of your choice. You can support School of the Madeleine with every Amazon purchase! Another easy, fast way to make a BIG difference. Visit AmazonSmile to get started.

 

STUDENTS IN THE SPOTLIGHT

We congratulate all the Science Fair winners for 2017, in particular Alex B., Brenna F., and JD W. who are going to the Greater San Diego Science and Engineering Fair screening!

 

MADELEINE'S NEW SCIENCE LAB - IN ACTION!

The Madeleine Science Lab is up and running! This beautiful facility is being enjoyed by teachers and students and is the realization of a long-held dream. We are eternally grateful for our donors! It was recently blessed by Fr. Steve. See more pictures here.


 

   

Last Updated: 06/06/2017

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