Second Grade Math Discoveries

By Darcie Steeves, 2nd Grade Teacher “My mother made a chocolate cake! How many eggs did it take? 9, 18, 27, 36…” Do you remember jumping rope as a child along to some sort of rhyme? Maybe you started with …

Creating a Nature Mandala

By Kelly Shay As we celebrate Earth Day and welcome a New Moon, I invite you—using elements and natural objects from the Earth—to create a mandala with your family this week. Creating a mandala using items found in nature can …

Methods for Reducing Stress and Anxiety

There are many causes for stress and anxiety in our changing world. The following ideas, for children and caregivers, can help reduce the stress we are all experiencing these days. Prioritize time outside. We cannot say enough about the benefits …

Maintaining Healthy Connections While Social Distancing

Many students and families have now experienced several weeks at home without school and without additional school related activities, like sports, music lessons, play dates, etc. Everyone’s lives have changed unexpectedly; this sudden change can lead to unease—and a natural …

Community Update

On Saturday, March 14, City of Lakes Waldorf School made the decision to close all programs beginning Monday, March 16 through Friday, April 3. Our administrative director, Marti Stewart, shared these poignant words with our parents and staff, which we …

Capital Campaign Launch Party

A party like this only comes around once every four years—or 20, in the case of our Capital Campaign! Mark your calendars and book your babysitters for our Capital Campaign Launch Party on Saturday, February 29 (Leap Day!) at The Blaisdell, located …

A Different Kind of Education

By Soni Albright, Admissions Director and Cyber Civics Teacher If you have not yet seen the documentary Race to Nowhere, you now have a fabulous opportunity to screen this film for free in your home through January 31, 2020. I strongly …

Wine, Music, and Shopping in the School Store

From watercolors, to pom-pom makers, to beeswax candles and more, our School Store has it all!

We’ve got lots of great excuses to shop coming up! Both of our shopping events are free and open to the public, so please invite your family and friends! Small Business Saturday in the School Store Saturday, November 30, 2019 11:00 …

“Store by the Door” Holiday Gift Guide

We’ve had such a great time this year in the School Store, filling our shelves with gifts we know you—and your little ones—will love. Because we recognize that not everyone gets to spend as much time as we do browsing …