5100 Figueroa Mountain Road P.O. Box 8
Los Olivos, CA 93441
MISSION: Midland School strives to provide a unique college preparatory boarding school experience to a diverse student body at relatively low cost. Through study and work, it teaches the value of a lifetime of learning, self-reliance, simplicity, responsibility to community and the environment, and love for the outdoors.
PHILOSOPHY: Midland School is a community of students, teachers, and families in pursuit of academic excellence and moral lives, guided by the following precepts:
ONE The essential ingredients of learning are a student, a teacher, and an idea.
TWO A self-reliant lifestyle, close to nature, teaches us to develop our inner resources and distinguish needs from wants.
THREE A school community emphasizing individual and collective responsibility prepares its students to take care of themselves and to serve others.
FOUR Midland students learn to be good stewards of the earth.
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