There are only three effective means of education: fear, ambition and love.
We abstain from the first and second.
-Rudolf Steiner, founder of Waldorf Education
On our school calendar you’ll find many opportunities to visit from festivals to lectures to class performances. Please contact our Enrollment Director, Therese Lederer, if you would like to register for an enrollment event or arrange an individual tour 203-364-1113 x 102.
Waldorf Wednesdays (Early Childhood Tours: 10/3/2018, 10/31/2018, 1/9/2019, 2/6/2019, 4/3/2019, 5/1/2019; Grade School Tours: 10/10/2018, 12/12/2018, 3/13/2019, 4/11/2019, 5/9/2019)
Waldorf Wednesdays are a special visit to the classrooms while the classes are in progress. You’ll observe the Class Teacher and students at work and get a feel for the rhythm and atmosphere of their day. You’ll have an opportunity to discuss your observations and ask questions following the classroom visit. This is for parents only.
Kindermorning (10/26/2018, 12/7/2018, 3/7/2019, 4/27/2019)
Experience the rhythm of the morning as you explore the Early Childhood world with all your senses. You and your 3- to 5-year-old child can enjoy a sample Waldorf Early Childhood class: joyful play, beautiful watercolor painting, seasonal songs, creative movement, and a nutritious snack.
Evening Open House: A Walk Through the Grades (11/13/2018)
Our experienced faculty will walk you through the rich Waldorf Curriculum, stopping at each classroom to see the display of student work. Alumni and parents will also be there to answer questions and offer insights from their experience.
Location: Atrium, Compass Hall, 1 Jacklin Rd. Newtown
First Grade Readiness (10/17/2018)
Topics to be covered include:
● similarities and differences in the early childhood and grade school classes
● first grade observations
● a typical first day
● the application process