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Campus Tours

Step one of the admission process, and a vital part of learning about MCDS, is the Campus Tour. All prospective parents and guardians are invited to tour our naturally beautiful 35-acre campus to:

    • See students learning in action inside and outside classrooms
    • Hear from MCDS community leaders
    • Talk to current parents about their experience at MCDS
    • Meet the admission team and learn about next steps in applying

Click here for tour dates. Please submit an inquiry for a link to reserve your space.

If you require special accommodations or a Spanish or Mandarin language translator please email us at admission@mcds.org.

Evening Events

Admission Reception 10/19

Thursday, October 19, 6:30-8:00 pm @ MCDS

Parents/guardians of prospective applicants are invited to join us for a short program and informational conversation around program with MCDS students, parents, teachers and administrators. This event is geared toward kindergarten applicants however all are welcome. We recommend only attending one admission reception as the program will be similar for each.

Light refreshments will be served. Adult only event.

Click here to RSVP.

Admission Reception in SF: Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Focus 11/13

Monday, November 13, 7:00-8:30 pm @ The Urban School SF (St. Agnes Gym

1563 Page St. San Francisco, CA 94117)

Event focus: Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion

Parents/guardians of potential applicants who are interested in learning more about MCDS are welcome to join us for this gathering. As an extension to our commitment nurturing a diverse and inclusive community, we invite all prospective parents/guardians to join us for a short program and informational conversation with MCDS parents, teachers, students and administrators.

One of our goals is to acknowledge, understand and embrace diversity of all forms. In support of this goal the board adopted our Statement of Community Inclusion in 2010. This event offers an opportunity to explore our community connections based on ability, age, ethnicity, gender, race, religion, sexual orientation, and socioeconomic class.

Geared toward kindergarten applicants however all welcome. Light refreshments will be served. Adult only event.

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Upper School Open House 1/9

Tuesday, January 9, 6:45-9pm @ MCDS

This event is a chance for students and parents/guardians interested in the grades 5-8 to visit our Upper School together. Attend for an opportunity to meet our Upper School faculty, learn about curriculum and student life and attend "mini-classes." Light refreshments will be served.

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Admission Reception: Diversity, Equity & Inclusion 1/10

Wednesday, January 10, 6:30-8pm @ MCDS

Parents/guardians of potential applicants who are interested in learning more about MCDS are welcome to join us for this gathering. As an extension to our commitment nurturing a diverse and inclusive community, we invite all prospective parents/guardians to join us for a short program and informational conversation with MCDS parents, teachers, students and administrators.

One of our goals is to acknowledge, understand and embrace diversity of all forms. In support of this goal the board adopted our Statement of Community Inclusion in 2010. This event offers an opportunity to explore our community connections based on ability, age, ethnicity, gender, race, religion, sexual orientation, and socioeconomic class.

Additionally, San Francisco parents will have the option of riding one of our school buses to campus for this event. Pick up is 5:45pm @Officer's Club in the Presidio. Light refreshments will be served. Adult only event.

Geared toward kindergarten applicants however all welcome. Light refreshments will be served. Adult only event.

We recommend only attending one admission reception as the program will be similar for each.

Click here to RSVP.