Alumnae Awards

The Madeira School presents alumnae awards each year during Reunion Weekend. 

The Alumna Achievement Award

The Alumna Achievement Award recognizes an alumna whose vision, perseverance, determination and accomplishments have made significant contributions to a professional, educational or civic field. This award was established in 1991. Past recipients of the Alumna Achievement Award can be found here.

The Young Alumna Achievement Award

Madeira’s Young Alumna Award recognizes a young alumna* who embodies Lucy Madeira’s courage, vision and self-confidence. An alumna with exemplary accomplishments toward her professional, educational or civic fields of interest. This is a newly established award, created in 2014. 
*A young alumna is defined as a Madeira student who has graduated within the last fifteen years. 

Nominate an alumna for either award here

All award nominations are confidential. An alumna may nominate herself and/or any other alumnae for the awards. 
If you have any questions, please contact Holland Williams '83, Director of Alumnae Relations. 



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All-ACC Honors for Kylie Jordan '16

February 26, 2019

Madeira Swim and Dive record holder, Kylie Jordan competed in the Atlantic Coast Conference (ACC) Championships at the Greensboro Aquatic Center in Greensboro…

Reunion Weekend 2019

February 25, 2019

Registration is open for Reunion Weekend 2019!

Head back to campus  for weekend-long celebration honoring the classes ending in 4 and 9! Gather as a class…

Madeira Alumna Named ACC Women’s Swimmer of the Week

February 12, 2019

Former Madeira Swim and Dive standout, Kylie Jordan ’16 put on a record breaking performance at the 2019 Janis Hape Dowd Nike Invitational hosted by The…

Support Madeira

The wealth of knowledge and experience Madeira provides our girls is the result of the generous support of alumnae, current parents, past parents, grandparents, faculty, staff, and friends. Your gifts make a huge difference in our ability to claim a place among the finest independent schools in the Greater Washington, D.C.-area.

Give to Madeira

It’s never too early to start planning for Reunions 2019!

Consider joining your Reunion Committee. It’s a great way to connect with classmates and help plan your Saturday night off-campus gathering. If your class year ends in a 9 or 4, then you have a milestone reunion, April 26-27, 2019.

Contact Adria Black, Associate Director of Alumnae Relations