Our upper-school students have the unique opportunity to receive an endorsement in a specific field during their upper-school education.
The students can delve deeply into different cultures, traveling, arts and performance, and leaving a local and global footprint for our future generations.
MCDS is one of only eight schools nationally to be accredited with the prestigious Global Standards Endorsement by the Global Educators Benchmark Group.
"Do Not Go Where The Path May Lead, Go Instead Where There Is No Path And Leave A Trail."
- Ralph Waldo Emerson
Explore your passion outside the classroom
Our diploma endorsement programs are more than extracurrirular activities.
Prepare for your field of choice in college and gain extra points.
Global Studies Diploma Endorsement (GIEB)
Global Initiatives, Equity and Belonging (GIEB) furthers our school’s mission for global citizenship. It gives students an opportunity to explore the global world, and cultures through five different components:
The Arts program is carefully designed for our Visual, Theatrical and Musical Arts students to explore their arts passion. To successfully complete the program, the students need to pass through all five Components: