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ISM in the Media

June 19, 2018 ~ Conservation & Science at the Monterey Bay Aquarium ~ Inspiring the Teachers Who Inspire New Generations

  • ISM 4th grade teacher Kim Cornfield and her class featured for their study of environmental change over time

October 26, 2017 ~ Monterey County Weekly ~ MPUSD’s Monterey-area schools prepare to become IB schools

  • Monterey High and Colton Middle School plan to become IB schools, by fall 2018 and fall 2019 respectively
  • They will join ISM, Monterey County's first IB World School, as IB-authorized


March 31, 2017 ~ Marine Biologist and Fisheries Geneticist Carol Reeb Blog ~ ISM Students Win 2017 Water Award

  • Rio L honored for her Monterey County Science Fair project on Greywater Recycling
  • Mia D honored for her Monterey County Science Fair project on AquaponicsBest of Monterey County  17 Yellow Star


March 23, 2017 ~ Monterey County Herald ~ Best of Monterey County

  • Mr. Dan Rhoads named Best K-12 Teacher in Monterey County
  • Mrs. Nikki Madden nominated for Best K-12 Teacher in Monterey County
  • ISM nominated for Best School in Monterey County


May 8, 2016 ~ Monterey County Herald ~ Middle School Model UN Conference

  • ISM mentioned as a participating school
  • Nathan P featured in the photo
  • Nathan P and Maram G recognized as award winnersLow Carbon Energy Project Certificate of Recognition for ISM


April 25, 2014 ~ EnergyStar.gov ~ Low Carbon IT Campaign

  • ISM recognized as a participant taking the EnergyStar Low Carbon IT Campaign Pledge