Mother Lode Adventist Junior Academy

Mother Lode Adventist Junior Academy (MLAJA)

MLAJA is a K-10 school which is an outreach of the Discover Life Seventh-day Adventist Church.  

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Mother Lode Adventist Junior Academy exists to advance academic, spiritual, social, and physical excellence nurtured by a personal relationship with Christ.


  1. We aspire to nurture love for God and the Biblical worldview,
  2. develop lives that are balanced academically, spiritually, socially, and physically,
  3. prepare all students to achieve excellence in their service to God, church and community.


Learning, Loving, and Leading through Christ.


The Seventh-day Adventist educational system is part of the Seventh-day Adventist Church and is overseen by the General Conference of Seventh-day Adventists located in Silver Spring, Maryland. The educational system is a Christian school based-system.

The Seventh-day Adventist Church associated with a total of 7,598 educational institutions operating in over 100 countries around the world with over 1.5 million students worldwide. 

The denominationally-based school system began in the 1870s. The church supports holistic education:

Mental, physical, social, and spiritual health, intellectual growth, and service to humanity form a core of values that are essential aspects of the Adventist education philosophy.