Advent Garden 12/12/2016

Advent Garden  Advent Garden, a special experience for early childhood through third grade students, was held Monday, December 12th. Advent, a time of waiting and becoming, is perhaps the favorite and most precious time of year for children. There is much warmth, anticipation, and lov

JOIN DVWS GIVING CIRCLE by February 3rd

Why are we doing it this way? After years of experience with Shared Gifting through the Rudolf Steiner Finance grant, we wanted to bring this model to our community to change the the way donors are involved in the uses and direction of their gifts. A true community spirit is kindled w

DVWS Alumni Take Flight Grant

The Da Vinci Waldorf (DVWS) Board of Trustees believes in the school’s students and wants to help them to get a little air beneath their wings and make a difference in the world. A $200 fund has been created and will be awarded in full or parts to student alumni who meet the eligibili

Christmas Pageant 12/21/2016

Giving Circle, Milestone reached!

As of Tuesday, December 13th, we have twenty-two giving circle members for a total of $6,000.00! We have reached our first milestone; the $6000 fund for the operating budget has been met, and now every dollar given to the Giving Circle will be used for projects, as the members direct.

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