Sponsorship Bio: Bodylish

Jay and Nora Schaper began Bodylish with a mall kiosk at Southdale one Christmas season. Fifteen years later, it’s a full time job and you can find their handmade bodycare line online, at farmer’s markets and at Lund’s and Byerly’s all …

Grade 8 Language Arts Benchmarks

By the end of the year, students can:   Independently read a wide variety of young-adult-appropriate texts including non-fiction, magazine articles, newspaper articles, novels, poems and reports. Independently write all content in main lesson books Accurately summarize main lesson presentations …

Grade 8 Math Benchmarks

By the end of the year, students can:   •Manage the four processes with negative numbers • Create and interpret bar graphs, pie charts and grids • Understand and apply the order of operations rules • Solve basic algebraic equations …

Fifth Grade Skills

By: Darcie Steeves, Grade 5 Teacher The skills listed below are introduced, reviewed or mastered during the fifth grade year at our school.  I thought this would be useful in preparation for 6th grade. LANGUAGE ARTS mastery of reading and …

All School Meeting Presentation

On April 18, our Board of Trustees hosted our last All School Meeting of the year. We heard from Dan Nelson,  Treasurer, about the school’s finances, Caroline Askew, Admissions Director, about present and projected enrollment. Ann Burk, representative from the Development …

Thank You for 25 Years.

All of us at City of Lakes Waldorf School would like to wish you a wonderful holiday season and thank you for being a part of our school community.  As we continue celebrating our 25th year, we are inspired by …

Rose Ceremony Reminds us Life is a Journey.

By: Becky Larson Today is the first day for City of Lakes Waldorf School students in grades 1 through 8, and, as always, we began the year with our Rose Ceremony. This special assembly opens the school year by drawing …

About CLWS

Founded in 1988, City of Lakes Waldorf School is a Minneapolis private school currently serving more than 250 students from Pre-K through Grade 8 in an historic, light-filled building in the Whittier neighborhood.   Creating a life-long love of learning, …