Summer Hours

Summer Hours
The front office is open Monday-Friday, 9 AM to 2 PM. The office will be closed on July 4, July 23-August 3, and September 3.

Summer Camp
You can reach our Summer Camp Director, Marcela Perez, at or leave a message for her at 203-364-1113 x 501. Visit our Summer Camp page for more information.

Join Our Mailing List

  • News, Notes, and Updates, our semi-monthly newsletter
  • Community Connections, our monthly bulletin board of events and services provided by and of interest to our community
  • General Interest, receive stand alone flyers for school events as well as News, Notes & Updates, and Community Connections
Parents in and around Bethel, Newtown & Ridgefield, CT interested in learning more about HVWS as an independent school or preschool program for their own children should contact our Enrollment Director, Therese Lederer at 203-364-1113 x102 or submit an Inquiry Form.

Mailing Address

Housatonic Valley Waldorf School
40 Dodgingtown Road
Newtown, CT 06470

Phone: 203-364-1113
Fax: 203-364-0630

General E-mail:
Website Inquiries:
Leadership Council:


Parking Lots are located on:

  • Taunton Hill Rd., just north of the intersection with Dodgingtown Rd./rt 302
  • HVWS rents parking spaces in the rear Dodgingtown Fire House parking lot on Jacklin Rd. We are permitted to park in the spaces which face Jacklin Rd. only.

Administrative Staff

Business Manager:
Alex Exley, x104

Communications Director & Office Manager:
Christina Dixcy, x103

Development and Volunteer Coordinator:
Carrie Donat, x106

Enrollment Director:
Therese Lederer*, x102
Facilities Manager:
David Demment, x105
Human Resources and Office Assistant:
Sara Wiley, x101 
Summer Camp Director:
Marcela Perez

*member, College of Teachers

Visitor Passes
All visitors must check in at the Administration Cottage.

Unless otherwise directed, no visitors can be admitted to the campus facilities before first receiving a visitor pass.

Click here for a Google map of all parking options including the location of the Administration Cottage.

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