In the Classroom 3/16/2017

Early Childhood: Sunflower Garden Our work, our play, our song…. While children free play, we also grind rye berries to use in our bread and the oldest students finger-knit jump ropes as we prepare to bring more levity into our lives! 1st Grade: Starfish Painting Working with co

Parent Eurythmy Night

Tuesday, March 21st, 7:00 p.m. Please join us in the Orange Room next Tuesday, March 21st, at DaVinci Waldorf School. Led by our visiting Eurythmist, Mark Ebersole, we will do some eurythmy, talk about eurythmy, and answer your questions about eurythmy! Please sign up by contacting Ba

2017 “Take Flight” Alumni Grant

Announcing our 2017 “Take Flight” Alumni Grant Recipient Congratulations to this year’s “Take Flight” grant recipient:  Nila Stokes Nila graduated from DVWS in 2014. She is being awarded $200, which she will use toward her college tuition at McHenry County College, where she has

Go Take A Hike!

Go Take A Hike! by Donna Brooks Early childhood students witness the seasonal unfolding of the natural world through our weekly hikes. Rigorous movement adventures are experienced as we walk, climb, roll, jump and balance our way into the woods. The children participate with lively at

In the Classroom, 3/10/2017

Early Childhood King Winter has left his throne on the nature table. He is making his slow exit out of Early Childhood rooms, each day progressing to a new place. Early Childhood: Hike Day On Monday our Apple Blossom Garden class took a walk to the magical woods. They had lots of fun,

School-wide Eurythmy Block Begins Next Week

School-wide Eurythmy Block Begins Next Week March 6-24 We are very excited that Mark Ebersole will be coming to DVWS to provide our students with a three week block of Eurythmy! Eurythmy is a discipline of original artistic movement that strives to make language and music visible. It

Integrity’s Gift

Thank you to Integrity’s Gift  and to the following business owners who are proudly supporting Da Vinci Waldorf School on a regular, monthly basis. Let them know you appreciate their support by stopping by! Megan Brasky, 312-869-1805 Professional Hair Stylist Salon Kallisto 121

In the Classroom 3/3/2017

Early Childhood In the Wonder Garden, free play is flowing, with many water themes like “the deep ocean” and  “super-heroes at the water park.” 1st Grade: Handwork Students are moving along on their scarf knitting. 1st & 2nd Grades: Painting A painting of A

ALOHA! Fundraiser

ALOHA! Annual Dinner & Auction Fundraiser Saturday, April 22nd, 6:00 p.m. $30/ticket adults-only event Your ticket to our ALOHA! fundraiser INCLUDES: * Hawaiian Dinner * Wine & Beer Open Bar * Live & Silent auctions * “Fish Bowl Raffle” —buy tickets and put the

Spring Grades Assembly—Thursday, April 27th, 8:45 a.m.

Please join the grade school children and faculty for presentations from each grade school class, and stay for social time afterward. Though entertaining, the purpose of the assembly is to give you a glimpse into the unique ways students learn in Waldorf classrooms. It also serves to