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Announcements from the DVWS Board of Trustees Saturday, March 23, 2019- Congratulations and welcome Matt Myren to the Da Vinci Waldorf School Board of Trustees. Matt has been seated in the previously vacant position of Vice President via a special board election. Matt is an experienced legal counselor with over 27 years of experience as a corporate attorney and advisor to both private and publicly-owned corporations, their boards and officers. He is currently the chief legal counsel for Enesco, LLC, based in Itasca, IL. Matt has been an Adjunct Professor at the University of Chicago school of law as well as a religious education teacher for the Countryside Church Unitarian Universalist in… Read More...
Drum Roll Please… and the Raffle Winners are… Thursday, April 11, 2019- THANK YOU to everyone who so generously participated in our 2019 Raffle! Your support is invaluable and appreciated! And the winners are... 4th Prize: Jouzas Garsia - $100 3rd Prize: Inge Turner - $100 2nd Prize: Gabor Mark - $300 Grande Prize: Katie Lanham won a 7 night stay at Grand Maya Resort in Riviera Maya, Mexico + $1200 cash! Read More...
Parent-Child Program—New Class—7 Fridays Beginning 4/5 Wednesday, March 20, 2019- We are happy to announce that we have added an additional class to our Parent-Child program for Spring! A new Friday class begins April 5th. There are limited spots available, and they are filling fast. Parent-Child is a wonderful way for parents/grandparents/caregivers and children to begin their Waldorf Early Childhood journey together. Parent-Child provides a bridge for young children as they prepare for preschool and serves as a resource for parents who would like to incorporate Waldorf concepts into their home life. It is also a great way to establish community and a local support structure. Classes are led by Ms. Margaret… Read More...
April Lunch Ordering Tuesday, March 19, 2019- April'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 right of the parent mailboxes at school. Please do your best to order at least 3 days in advance. If you need to order last minute, please contact Elizabeth directly to ensure extra lunches are available. Thank you! Please make sure to check the school calendar for field trips and scheduled outings before placing your order. Click here for printable menu.   $6 standard meal; $7 larger portion. Use a separate form for… Read More...
Announcing our 2019 “Take Flight” Alumni Grant Recipients! Monday, March 11, 2019- Congratulations to this year’s “Take Flight” grant recipients! What an inspiration it is to see our young people moving forward in such meaningful ways. We are honored to help them on their journeys. We wish each of them well and look forward to hearing about their successes! The DVWS Take Flight Grant is an annual grant for alumni of Da Vinci / Water's Edge Waldorf School.  This year each of our winners will receive a $250 grant.   Read More...
Calendar Adjustment – Inclement Weather Makeup Days Sunday, February 24, 2019- School WILL be in session on April 19 and April 22 to make up for the days missed during the polar vortex. The other two inclement weather days that we’ve used were built into the school calendar. Let’s keep our fingers crossed for mild end of winter! Read More...

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