City of Lakes Waldorf School: Educating the Whole Child

The following remarks are excerpted from an introduction our Administrative Director, Marti Stewart, recently gave to Grandparents and Special Friends of our students, welcoming them to our school and to Waldorf Education. Welcome to Grandparents and Special Friends Day at …

Annual Back to School Event and Open House

Back to School Event and Open House

Please join us for our annual Back to School Event and Open House coming up on Saturday, November 4, from 10:00 am – 12:30 pm. You will have the opportunity to experience Waldorf education first-hand, furthering your understanding of how the …

Understanding Waldorf Education

Understanding Waldorf Education: a workshop

Understanding Waldorf Education Saturday, September 23, 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. | CLWS Are you interested in learning more about the foundations of Waldorf education and what informs the curriculum? Join City of Lakes Waldorf School grades teacher Darcie Steeves, …

Waldorf Education: The 7 Core Principles by Peter Lawton

Sixth grade teacher Peter Lawton recently created a series of video presentations about Waldorf education, and we are pleased to share the second video with you here. “Waldorf Education: The 7 Core Principles” utilizes simple drawings, diagrams, and photographs to …

This Week in First Grade: Science!

how science is taught in a waldorf school

This Week In First Grade: Science! By Sarina Partridge, First Grade Teacher This week, we continued our nature studies with stories of spiders, frogs, caterpillars, butterflies, beetles, and earthworms – oh my! The children are so eager to learn about …

Waldorf Education: An Introduction by Peter Lawton

Sixth grade teacher Peter Lawton recently created a series of video presentations about Waldorf education, and we are pleased to share the first video with you here. “Waldorf Education: An Introduction” utilizes simple drawings, diagrams, and photographs to creatively illustrate …

Meet Our Circus Mentors: Brian Evans

Brian Evans Circus

Meet Our Circus Mentors: Brian Evans “When we can experience something together we are reminded how connected we truly are, and experiencing wonder in a stranger’s eyes makes them less of a stranger. I hope we can all find our …

Juggling Benefits for Students

Juggling benefits for students

Beginning in sixth grade, all City of Lakes Waldorf School students regularly practice 3-ball juggling in Circus Arts class. Our movement and games teacher and circus director, Jason Burnstein, maintains the long term goal that every child who graduates from City …

Back to School Night for Parents

Waldorf Education What to Expect

Join us for Back to School Night at City of Lakes Waldorf School on Wednesday, November 2, from 6:00 – 8:30 pm and become a Waldorf student for an evening! Have the opportunity to step inside a Waldorf middle school …