News

  • OH, CHAMPS ELYSEES

    Posted October 31, 2014

    This Halloween, some faculty members gave a send-off to the French program with a surprise performance. Watch it on our Facebook page and see photos from the morning assembly and parade.

  • MARK DAY SCHOOL STUDENTS CLEAN UP LOCAL PARKS!

    Posted October 24, 2014

    Our students went out into the community on Thursday, October 23, and picked up litter from several local parks. We have some pictures over on our Facebook page.

  • A SLICE OF LOWER SCHOOL

    Posted October 14, 2014

    A week in Lower School is like a year in adult life—so much happens! Check recent blog posts from first, second, and third grade to learn about the worms project, homemade fruit leather, and a visit to the farmers market. Wow.

  • SOUTH AFRICA PRESENTATION: OCT. 29

    Posted October 21, 2014

    Members of our delegation to South Africa this past summer will present highlights from their trip at assembly on Wednesday, October 29. A meeting will be held soon for all those interested in joining the 2016 delegation.

  • PASSPORT TO LATIN AMERICA

    Posted September 29, 2014

    The day started with an informative student-run assembly about Latin America's cultures, flora and fauna, and traditions. Click through to see a few snaps from the morning display.

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  • ALUMNI NEWS: AUSTIN PECK '92 DEBUTS DOC AT MILL VALLEY FILM FESTIVAL

    Posted September 29, 2014

    Gardeners of Eden tells the story of workers in a game reserve in Kenya who risk their lives protecting elephants from poachers and rescuing the orphan elephants left behind. Congratulations on this important work!

  • PAN-AMERICAN SCHOOL VISITORS

    Posted September 16, 2014

    Teachers and students from our partner, the Pan-American School in Costa Rica arrived on Saturday, September 20. For some updates on their visit, go to Spanish teacher Kelly Giddings's blog.

  • GOLF TOURNAMENT, OCT. 16: REGISTER TODAY!

    Posted September 23, 2014

    Click here to register for our annual golf tournament, which tees off the morning of Thursday, October 16, at the Peacock Gap Golf Club. Play or just come for a social lunch. Great raffle prizes (click through to read about them), a beautiful setting, and socializing, all for the benefit of our school. Do you need any other reasons?! REGISTER TODAY.

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  • PASSPORT TO LATIN AMERICA: SEPT. 29

    Posted September 16, 2014

    Monday, September 29, we will hold Passport Day. In honor of our partner school visitors from Costa Rica, we are going to Latin America. Grab your passport and come with us! Our flight leaves at 8:30 a.m.

  • JOKE ASSEMBLY: FRIDAY, SEPT. 12

    Posted September 11, 2014

    Our first joke assembly of the year will be this Friday, September 12. Join us for some laughs and the first bestowing of our beloved rubber chicken.

  • ADVENTURES AFTER SCHOOL: REGISTER TODAY

    Posted September 9, 2014

    There are so many great classes to choose from! Check out the listings here and register here.

  • COACH ORWIG HONORED BY CHESS ORGANIZATION

    Posted August 26, 2014

    Our director of athletics and chess coach Ray Orwig has been honored by the CalNorth Youth Chess organization for his tireless advancement of the game among students. He will have a first-place trophy named after him! Click below for the details.

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  • NEW FACES ON CAMPUS

    Posted August 22, 2014

    We are welcoming loads of new people! Click through to read a bit about each one.

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  • OPENING DAY: TUESDAY, AUGUST 26

    Posted August 19, 2014

    We are eager to welcome everyone back to Mark Day School on Tuesday, August 26. Assembly will begin at 9 a.m. All families are welcome!

  • ALUMNA ELENA DENNIS '11 FEATURED IN IJ

    Posted August 5, 2014

    Alumna Elena Dennis, class of 2011, was featured in the Marin IJ in July for Camp Cauliflower, the healthy-cooking camp she started in Novato this summer. She's getting kids started early on how to make their own healthy, delicious food!

In The Spotlight

  • THE MONKEY KING & THE MAGIC ORANGES

    Posted October 28, 2014
    Mark Day School Fall Play

    Our fall play is actually two short plays: One about the mythical, mischievous Monkey King, who appears in various forms in folktales throughout Asia, and one about a witch who turns a trio of mean girls into oranges. Tickets are on sale now!

Alumni News

Events

11 Sat 1

Growing Up Green Fundraiser

Location: Sloat Garden Center
11 Sun 2

Growing Up Green Fundraiser

Location: Sloat Garden Center
11 Mon 3

Growing Up Green Fundraiser

Location: Sloat Garden Center

Parent Conferences - No School

High School Visitation Day

9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location: various locations

Fall Play Rehearsal

9:30 AM - 3:00 PM
Location: Drama Room
11 Tue 4

Parent Conferences - No School

Growing Up Green Fundraiser

Location: Sloat Garden Center

High School Visitation Day

9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location: various locations

Fall Play Rehearsal

9:30 AM - 3:00 PM
Location: Drama Room