News Archive - 2021

April 14, 2021

College Commitments: Senior athletes sign to Claremont Mckenna College, NYU, and UNC Wilmington

The Madeira School is proud to recognize three senior student-athletes from the Class of 2021 on their commitment to further both their academic and athletic... Read More

April 12, 2021

Arts at Madeira Presents: Dance/Gate 2021

Please enjoy a collaboration between Gate, Madeira's literary magazine, and Madeira Dance!

March 29, 2021

MAD MENTORS: Madeira’s Co-Curriculum Office partners with the Alumnae Council to create mentorship program

One of Madeira’s key differentiators is our one-of-a-kind Co-Curriculum program. And for over 50 years, sophomores, juniors, and seniors have explored... Read More

March 29, 2021

Madeira Seniors named 2021 National Merit Scholarship Finalists

Sydney Gu '21 and Elena Jochum '21 have been named 2021 National Merit Scholarship Finalists.

Over 1.5 million students were entered into the competition... Read More

March 18, 2021

Yoyo Song ’24 awarded Gold Medal in National Scholastic Art and Writing Awards

Yoyo Song '24 has been awarded a 2021 National Scholastic Art and Writing Gold Medal for her photograph Busy.

Students’ entries are judged blindly by... Read More

March 16, 2021

Save the Date: Installation of Madeira's 10th Head of School

The Board of Trustees of The Madeira School cordially invites you to view the Installation of our 10th Head of School Gretchen Warner 

April 30, 2021... Read More

March 10, 2021

Moniola Odunsi ’22 named finalist in The New York Times Multimedia Contest

Moniola Odunsi ’22 has been named a finalist in The New York Times Multimedia Contest for her poem The Unanimous Declaration of the NEGLECTED TEENS of... Read More

March 8, 2021

The Spectator - March 2021

The March 2021 issue of The Spectator, is now available. The paper features wide-ranging articles and opinion pieces from a number of Madeira writers.... Read More

March 1, 2021

Madeira student wins Regional Scholastic Art Awards

Ashley Zheng ‘22 has won a Scholastic Gold Key Award in Writing for her work “When 'Give Me Liberty’ Means 'Give Me Death’” and an honorable mention for... Read More

February 26, 2021

Madeira wins 4 awards at Model UN conference

Madeira’s Model UN team had a very successful weekend at the North American Invitational Model United Nations (NAIMUN) conference, taking home four awards... Read More

February 25, 2021

Madeira students bring awareness to water scarcity in Nepal and Haiti

Several Madeira clubs (Hands United, JAM, FOCUS, BSU, and WEARTH) banded together with MITRE Corporation and Wine To Water to host a compelling event this... Read More

February 25, 2021

Madeira Junior Conquers Capitol Hill...Virtually

The junior year internship on Capitol Hill is a staple of Madeira’s Co-Curriculum program. But what do you do when there’s a global pandemic? Go virtual... Read More

February 25, 2021

Black HERStory Showcase?

Our community celebrated Black History Month and the global black experience with the launch of the student created Black HERstory Showcase website! Students... Read More

February 24, 2021

2021 Shakespeare Competition winners announced

Each year, Madeira participates in the English-Speaking Union (ESU) National Shakespeare Competition. Students first compete at a school-level competition... Read More

February 16, 2021

Madeira Arts Department Presents "Pippin" online - Feb. 19-20

Live online: February 19-20, 2021
Friday at 7:30 p.m. and Saturday at 2:00 p.m. & 6:30 p.m.

January 22, 2021

Yoyo Song ‘24 places first at International Music Festival

Madeira student Yoyo Song ‘24 won first place at the International Music Festival of Melbourne in the piano category.  

Yoyo began the contest strong... Read More

January 22, 2021

Madeira students win Regional Scholastic Art Awards

Victoria Yu ‘22 and Yoyo Song ‘24 have received 2021 Regional Scholastic Arts Awards for their work in several categories including illustration, photography... Read More

January 22, 2021

Madeira Students participate in Clean Water Project


Students in the Madeira clubs: Hands United, Judaism at Madeira (JAM), and FOCUS have come together to spearhead an effort with Wine To Water (WTW)... Read More

January 21, 2021

Sev Gurleyici ’23 creates app for NASA to navigate Moon

Sophomore Sevginaz "Sev" Gurleyici competed in the NASA App Development Challenge this past fall. Her team, comprised of local students, was named one... Read More