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Early Dismissal on Wednesday, December 20th Wednesday, December 13, 2017 - Early Dismissal for All Grades Students - Wednesday, 12/20 @ 12:15PM Grades students will be dismissed before lunch on Wednesday, December 20th to kick off the Holiday Break. There will be no Extended Day or Aftercare on this day. Have a safe and joyful holiday season! Classes resume on Monday, Read More...
A Celebration of Light, Love & Hope! Tuesday, 12/19 @ 3:30PM Monday, December 11, 2017 - All families and family members are welcome to join us for this community holiday celebration! Our celebration will be held after school (at 3:30 p.m.) on Tuesday, December 19th. We will trim the newly-planted evergreen, form a candle circle of light, place candles on the tree, sing carols, and enjoy Read More...
Giving Circle 2017-2018: Why, What & How Friday, December 8, 2017 - 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 Read More...
Advent Garden: Photos Friday, December 8, 2017 - Thank you to Miss Donna, who came and played the lyre for our Advent Garden this year and to Miss Nichole who was our angel. The Advent Garden was lovely!
AfterKindermarket Sale in School Foyer Thursday, December 7, 2017 - Stop in for the AfterKindermarket sale. Leftover items from our Kindermarket event are on sale in the school foyer, now until Christmas break. Stop in for some lovely, handmade gifts while supporting our school!
Kindermarket Photos & THANKS! Friday, December 1, 2017 - Dear Da Vinci Waldorf Families, It is said, that it takes a village To raise one's child. It takes a strong community To make it all work. It takes a kind heart To nourish, sprout and shine! We, The Mother Elves, bow down to our strong Da Vinci Waldorf community, Read More...
DVWS Giving Circle—Now through January 12 Wednesday, November 29, 2017 - DVWS Giving Circle is a unique way to give charitable dollars to Da Vinci Waldorf School AND have a say in how those dollars are spent. Our school, like any non-profit organization, needs support to achieve its mission—but we also want your involvement. A portion of donations received will be Read More...
Share & Invite – Upcoming Tour & Observe Event 12/12 Monday, November 20, 2017 - Do you have friends, family or neighbors with preschool, kindergarten or grade school children? Please consider visiting our Tour & Observe Facebook event page and sharing it to your timeline or directly inviting those you feel might be interested. Share links to our Tour & Observe RSVP form. Forward the Read More...
Santa Lucia In-School Celebration—Wednesday, December 13th Sunday, November 19, 2017 - Santa Lucia—Wednesday, December 13th Santa Lucia—an-school celebration 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 the children with song rather than spoken Read More...
Reminder: Winter Recess & Movement Gear Requirements Thursday, November 16, 2017 - Winter Recess & Movement As we  move closer to winter weather, an important reminder: students need to come to school each day prepared to participate in movement classes and have outdoor recess with weather-appropriate: winter coat winter hat snow pants (for all cold days, regardless of snow) gloves rain/snow boots (it Read More...
Weather-Related School Closings Saturday, November 11, 2017 - Though we never like to cancel school, weather-related closings sometimes happen. All emergency school closings will be posted at www.emergencyclosingcenter.com You can also sign up for personalized email notification to have the most up-to-date information on any school closings.  
Parking Lot Rules – Keep Our Children Safe Friday, November 3, 2017 - Please take a moment to read this plea for your safe driving, awareness and cooperation in the parking lot. There is a lot to manage, but it can be done quite effectively if there is cooperation by parents, students and staff. PLEASE: DO NOT TALK ON CELL PHONES while you Read More...
Lunch Program: Lunch and snack will be offered Monday through Friday, with occasional days off due to travel or school events. December Lunch Ordering – Now Open Monday, October 30, 2017 - December's lunch menu is now set, and online ordering is open! Order Online or turn in a paper form to the "Lunch Orders" mailbox at the bottom left of the parent mailboxes at school. Please do your best to order at least 3 days in advance. If you need to Read More...
A Celebration of Light, Love and Hope – Tuesday, December 19th Friday, October 27, 2017 - To mark the holiday season as a community, this year we will offer A Celebration of Light, Love and Hope. This departure from the Christmas Pageant will give us an opportunity to involve the whole community in activities and celebration. All families and family members are welcome to join us Read More...
An interview with Da Vinci Waldorf School in Wauconda was recently featured in VoyageChicago magazine as a hidden gem of Chicago and the surrounding areas! Da Vinci Waldorf School – a Hidden Gem! Wednesday, September 20, 2017 - We are excited to share that our own Kristine Fiskum was interviewed recently, representing Da Vinci Waldorf School in an interview with VoyageChicago. VoyageChicago is a magazine that writes about the hidden gems of Chicago and the surrounding areas - from the best restaurants to the best gyms, salons, photographers etc. They are Read More...

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