Join Our Safe Start Campaign

Dear City of Lakes Waldorf School Community, We are two weeks away from welcoming our beloved students back to the school building for the first time in more than five months. School administration and faculty, with the leadership of our …

Return to School Update: Scenario Plan for the Start of School

(Updated August 3, 2020) City of Lakes Waldorf School is committed to providing a Waldorf educational experience in a caring learning environment that is developmentally appropriate, well-rounded, and experiential for students, which allows them to grow academically, physically, socially, and …

Ways to Ease the Transition Back to School

As we turn our collective gaze towards the transition back to school, City of Lakes Waldorf School is prepared to assist families with the emotional stress some students may be experiencing in relation to their return to school. The joy …

Spotlight on Change

Keeping Progress, and Sometimes Paralysis at the Forefront for Conversation A Message from the Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Committee From its founding as a “city school,” City of Lakes Waldorf School has aimed to reflect the wonderful diversity of Minneapolis, …

Summer Play Yard Improvements and Volunteer Opportunities

Though we are not able to proceed with the large scale renovation of our play yard planned for the summer due to the financial implications of the Covid-19 pandemic, we are moving forward with some initial work that will pave …

Parent Support Circle on June 29

Please join us for our Summer Parent Support Circle on Monday, June 29, from 7:00 – 8:00 pm (Zoom info will be shared soon). We will gather virtually and intentionally create a space for individuals to share what is on …

Our Commitment to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

CLWS stands in solidarity with protesters across the globe in their fight for justice. We are fully committed to racial justice and equity in education. Black Lives Matter. While we have at various moments in our school’s history recognized the …

Important Return to School Update and Timeline

June 21, 2020 Dear City of Lakes Waldorf School Community, I hope that you and your children are enjoying the longest days of summer. In a time when many are experiencing a broad range of emotions and we are all …

Angst Film Screening

Our entire City of Lakes Waldorf School community, including alumni and friends of the school, has free access to the documentary film Angst  from Thursday, June 4 through Wednesday, June 10. The film is 55 minutes long and is appropriate for ages 10 …

Important Message for Our Community

Friday, May 29, 2020 Dear City of Lakes Waldorf School Community, Our hearts are heavy due to the tragic death of George Floyd and the outpouring of grief, anger and despair within our local community. We recognize the great pain …