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Community Corner – January 16

WWS Spotlight A way to meet our school community ______________________________________________________ Ali Blancher – WWS Parent, Math/Science Teacher & Lower School Chair Ali, you are one of the longest standing faculty members at the school, right? Right. I’ve been at WWS since 2009. Katherine Fawcett, Molli Reynolds and Tracy Graham have all been here a longer […]

Community Corner – Jan. 9

  WWS Spotlight A way to meet our school community _________________________________________________________ Cristiana Spooner – WWS Communications Manager When did you join WWS?  I’ve been the Communications Manager for Waldorf since May of last year. It’s been a wonderful experience. I’ve really enjoyed working with everyone at the school, as well as getting to know all […]

Community Corner – December 19

WWS Spotlight A way to meet our school community _________________________________________________________ Leo and Sabrina Chaves – WWS Parents to Gustavo (Gr 8) & Luiza (Gr 3) You made the big move from Brazil to Whistler a few years ago now. Is Whistler now your permanent home?  Yes, as a family we’ve chosen Whistler to settle new […]

Community Corner – Dec. 12

WWS Spotlight Oak Smith – Gr. 8 student _______________________________________________ How long have you been a student at WWS?  – Since Grade 2 And what do you like most about our school? I like that is it art and nature based. I don’t think students in other schools get to use art to learn in the […]

Mindfulness and Reflection in Waldorf Education

“Educating the mind without educating the heart is no education at all.” Aristotle, Greek Philosopher & Polymath Mindfulness and Reflection in Waldorf Education The Association of Waldorf Schools of North America (AWSNA) mandates that each school that carries the Waldorf name engage in a regular process of self-reflection, in relation to the principles that guides Waldorf Education. This year the Faculty, Board, […]

Community Corner – Dec. 5, 2019

WWS Spotlight Matt Hazel– WWS Teacher _______________________________________________ Mr. Hazel is new to our HS Math and Science teaching team this year. Please share a bit about your background with us: I was a full time teacher in the UK for 6 years. In 2014, I made the decision to leave that role and move to Whistler. […]

EYC Opens today! Thank you to the community!

Today the Whistler Waldorf School Early Years Centre in Spring Creek officially opened its doors! This opening marks the end of months of preparations and countless hours of work.  It also marks the beginning of more quality early childhood programming in our community. We wish to once again gratefully acknowledge the financial support of the Province of British […]

Community Corner – Nov. 28

WWS Spotlight Jaden Richer – WWS Grade 10 student Grade 10 students are given the opportunity to participate in a cultural exchange and Jaden just returned from a few months abroad. _______________________________________________________________ Where did you go? I studied at a Waldorf school in a small town near Paris. What was notably different there? Definitely the […]