The art and science of imagination

In the Classroom 12/9/2016

First Snow Students enjoyed playing in our very first snow of the year! Early childhood students built a snowman (and one of them was caught sampling the snowman’s nose!) Grades children enjoyed a massive snowball fight. Waldorf children enjoy outdoor play in all seasons, and lo

In the Classroom 12/2/2016

Early Childhood: Fine Motor Skills An early childhood class works on fine motor activities by cutting little squares of felt and sewing them onto a strand. The activity also offers a lovely experience of touch and color. This is a craft for the holidays! 1st & 2nd Grades: Advent F

DVWS Giving Circle 2016-2017, now through January 13

DVWS Giving Circle is a unique program that invites you to give charitable dollars, while giving you a say in how those dollars are spent. Click here for a printable pledge card or to make a gift online immediately. Our school, like any non-profit organization, needs support to achiev

In the Classroom 11/25/2016

Wonder Garden Sprouting and tending seeds in the Wonder Garden classroom. Early Childhood Our kindergarten classrooms enjoy a cup of warm tea to begin the day as we use our hands to warm beeswax to model into treasures. This week the kindergarten classrooms modeled beeswax into food t

Santa Lucia

Santa Lucia—Tuesday, December 13th Third of three in-school celebrations of divine wisdom & love Santa Lucia was an Italian saint from the island of Sicily. Santa Lucia is the complement to St. Nicholas during this time of Advent. Santa Lucia represents Divine Love and comes to th

Advent Garden

Advent Garden—Monday, December 12th Second of three in-school celebrations of divine wisdom & love The Advent Garden is a special experience we offer for our preschool through third grade students. While the experience is meant for children and their teachers only, parents are wel

St. Nicholas Day

St. Nicholas Day—Tuesday, December 6th First of three in-school celebrations of divine wisdom & love St. Nicholas of Patara was a third century Bishop of Myra (near the present day village of Demre in Asia Minor). He left anonymous offerings to the poor in their shoes or stockings

Tour & Observe Da Vinci Waldorf School

Da Vinci Waldorf School offers developmentally-appropriate education for children, from age one all the way through 8th grade. Come tour and observe Waldorf education in action! Experience the warmth of our Early Childhood classrooms. Watch the lively engagement of our grade school st

Holiday AfterMarket—11/28–12/20

Holiday AfterMarket Now through December 20th, in the school lobby Did you miss the Holiday Market? Would you like to help the school while conveniently shopping for the holidays? Or do you just need a last minute gift? Stop into the school lobby now through December 20th and see what

Holiday Market—Thanks!

The Holiday Market was a resounding success!  Our turnout was excellent, our spirits high, and our joy abounding. Heartfelt thanks to each and every one of you who came out to spend the day making merry while supporting our school. Thanks to Jen Nichols for the incredible amount of ti