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The Importance of Waldorf Education for Middle School

Most adults would describe the middle school years as awkward and confusing, but also liberating and exciting. We base this description on our own experience and on observation of middle school students over the decades. Middle school students begin to face themselves...

Curriculum at a Waldorf School: Nursery through Eighth Grade

Get an inside peek into what our students are learning and doing from Nursery through Eighth Grade and Subject Teachers. Read the complete January 2017 Curriculum Updates here. Below are a few highlights: Nursery is mastering the hard work of staying at the table...

Eighth Grader Selected for Prestigious Junior Festival Orchestra

Congratulations to our Eighth Grader, Nico Moldovean, and his teacher, our own Strings Teacher, Susan Slowick. On January 28, Nico competed against violinists selected from their schools in 58 towns. He won a spot to perform in the Jr. Festival Orchestra Concert which...

The Winter Solstice Gets a Little Light

The Waldorf Community Association would like to extend an invitation to this Saturday’s Community Spiral of Light starting at 6pm in the Great Hall. Our Community Spiral of Light is for adult individuals, families with older children or entire families.   Many...