Our Graduates

Schools Attended by SCM Alumni

About the school photos Group“We came for the arts. We stayed for the academics.”—SCM Parent

Part of understanding the value of a Santa Cruz Montessori education is seeing where students go after graduating. Below you will find high schools and colleges attended in recent years by our graduates. Read the personal stories of our graduates in the arts and music, business and law, teaching and helping professions, sciences, and other areas.

High Schools

  • Alternative Family Education
  • American School, Mexico
  • Aptos High
  • Chartwell School
  • Georgiana Bruce Kirby
  • Harbor High
  • Los Gatos High
  • Monte Vista Christian
  • Mount Madonna
  • Pacific Collegiate
  • Robert Louis Stevenson
  • Saint Francis
  • San Lorenzo Valley High
  • Santa Catalina
  • Santa Cruz High
  • Soquel High
  • St. Ignatius College Prep, San Francisco
  • York School

After High School

  • Pacific Northwest Ballet
  • Carpe Diem Study Program
  • Bauman College
  • Firefighter- HazMat focus
  • Shoreline Cosmetology
  • Professional Culinary Institute

Colleges and Universities

  • American University
  • Cabrillo College
  • Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo
  • Cal State, Humbolt
  • Cal State, Long Beach
  • Cal State, san Luis Obispo
  • Chapman University
  • Chicago Institute of the Arts
  • Claremont McKenna College
  • College of the Redwoods
  • Columbia University
  • Emory University
  • International Christian University, Tokyo
  • Massachusetts Institute of Technology
  • Mills College
  • New York University
  • Pomona College
  • Redlands University
  • Rio de Janiero University
  • San Francisco State University
  • Santa Barbara City College
  • Santa Clara University
  • Scripps College
  • Stanford University
  • Tulane University
  • UC Berkeley
  • UC Davis
  • UC San Diego
  • UC Santa Barbara
  • UC Santa Cruz
  • UCLA
  • University of British Columbia
  • University of Colorado, Boulder
  • University of Michigan
  • University of Oregon
  • University of Pennsylvania
  • University of Puget Sound
  • University of San Diego
  • University of Vermont
  • USC
  • Vanderbilt
  • Westmont College, Santa Barbara
  • Whitman College
  • Willamette University

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Website by: Ferlito/van der Wyk and the parent volunteers of SCM