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

 

   

School of the Madeleine Readies for Easter!

CALENDAR

March 26

MINIMUM DAY - NOON DISMISSAL

March 28

Grandparents' Day Program 11 a.m.

MINIMUM DAY - NOON DISMISSAL

March 29

Main Event Madeleine - The Sky's the Limit!

April 1-4

Sixth Grade Camp

April 2

Hot Lunch
Report Cards

April 4

MINIMUM DAY - NOON DISMISSAL

April 7

6th Grade to Marine Floating Lab
Field Day Grade 7-8

April 9

2nd Grade to San Diego Zoo
Awards Assembly 1:10 Gr. 4-5, 2:00 Gr. 6-8

April 10

Third PSA Commitment Sent Out
PSA Ballots/Survey Sent Out
First Grade Passion Play for Parents/
Parishioners, 2-2:45 p.m.

April 11

First Grade Passion Play for Students 2:10-2:45
Adoration First Grade

April 13

Palm Sunday

April 16

Hot Lunch
PSA Ballots/Surveys Due

April 17

MINIMUM DAY - NOON DISMISSAL
Holy Thursday
8th Grade Lenten Presentation

April 18

NO SCHOOL, NO PRESCHOOL
GOOD FRIDAY

April 19

Holy Saturday

April 20

Easter Sunday

April 21-25

Easter Vacation

April 29

Student Council Qualification/Nomination Forms Go Out

April 30

Progress Reports - 8th Grade Only


Wishing our community a blessed Easter!

 


 

 

 

 


This is the kick-off year for “MadDads,” Madeleine’s informal dads’ group. The initial 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.

Collection for CCSA 

During the month of April, St. Mary Magdalene Parish is asking for donations of toothpaste and toothbrushes for needy families. We ask that Madeleine families bring their donations to the rectory office, or leave them in the vestibule of the Church between 8 a.m. and 4:00 p.m.


 

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 Jacque Paramo.

 

INFORMATION

Monthly Newsletter & Calendar
Tuition & Fees 2013-2014

Master Schedule 2013-2014
 

Catholic Summer Sports Camp at Madeleine!

Kick off your child's summer with a fun-filled sports camp run by Coach Stabile and Coach O'Neal! This half-day weeklong camp runs 8:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. June 16-June 20. Daily activities include track, basketball, soccer, volleyball, kickball, water fun and more! Drinks and snacks provided; open to students in kindergarten thru 6th grade. Click here for more information and the registration form. Sign up now!

 

San Diego Symphony Outreach Comes to Madeleine

Music is everywhere, and the San Diego Symphony shares that music with children and adults throughout San Diego County. School of the Madeleine was lucky enough to get a visit! Click here for more pictures!

 

SCHOOL OF THE MADELEINE'S ART FAIR

Some beautiful artistic creations graced our halls with this year's Art Fair! Check out some of the amazing contributions here.

 

APPLICATIONS FOR SCHOOL OF THE MADELEINE

Applications for the 2014-2015 school year will be accepted starting on January 6. Our Open House will be Sunday, January 26. See below for next year's registration materials. If you have any questions or need further information, please email Jean Coleman. Thank you for your interest in School of the Madeleine.

2014-15 K-3 Application Packet

Preschool Registration Packet

2014-15 4-7 Application Packet

 Be sure to view the video below for an up-close look at the school.


 

A GLIMPSE OF THE FUTURE AT SCHOOL OF THE MADELEINE. . .

Check out this rendering of School of the Madeleine's future Science Lab! We're very excited about our plans and can't wait to bring this incredible resource to our kids. For more information, contact Donna Wittouck at the School of the Madeleine office.


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 Cindy Bayless at cterstal@yahoo.com.

 

STUDENTS IN THE SPOTLIGHT

Check out Madeleine Students making news! This month, our junior high students deserve a big congratulations for their science fair projects, 15 of which made to the Greater San Diego Science and Engineering Fair!

 

BOX TOPS FOR EDUCATION PROGRAM

February results are in! The school collected 10,455 box tops -- more than double our last collection! Our top coupon collecting class was Mrs. Alves' class (7B), followed by Ms. Alcaron's 2B class and Mrs. H's 7A class.

We would like to remind everyone to continue to collect Box Tops! Keep an eye out for box top-related products when you are shopping.

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!
 

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.
 


Last Updated:  04/16/2014

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