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Establishing healthy social skills at an Early Age

Children are encouraged to share, to work together, to care for each other and to respect the needs of others. Children help perform a myriad of tasks including preparing snacks, setting the table, sweeping, and washing up after meals. An emphasis on gratitude, intention of preparation, and table manners helps develop lifelong social skills and […]

Winter Faire is back again Dec. 7

Join us at our annual Winter Faire on December 7 to make seasonal crafts with your child. The Faire will feature beeswax candle dipping, candle rolling, woodworking and several other crafts including this wooden Santa. The WWS Winter Faire has become a holiday tradition eagerly anticipated by families throughout the community. Festive craft making is […]

Restorative Justice & Waldorf Education

“We can say ‘Peace on Earth.’ We can sing about it, preach about it or pray about it, but if we have not internalized the mythology to make it happen inside us, then it will not be.” Betty Shabazz – American Civil Rights Educator All human beings are valued and relational.  This is a tenet of Restorative […]

New Early Years Centre sneak peak…

Our new Early Years Centre in Spring Creek is set to open on Dec. 2nd. The newly renovated space has wood furniture and accessories and a new circle carpet to welcome the children. “It is looking great. So much natural light and lots of space. It’s hard to see from the pictures, but it’s long […]

Community Corner – Nov. 21

WWS Spotlight Zen Moses & Savannah O’Heany– Grade 9 students I hear you are both life long Waldorf students. SO: Yes, we’ve both been here since preschool. ZM: We are two of the original group along with Kaia and Maya who have also been here that long.   You must have some thoughts about Waldorf […]

Community Corner – Nov. 7

WWS Spotlight Rebecca Povall  – Grade 2 Teacher Share a bit about yourself: Hello Whistler Waldorf community! It has been fantastic to join such a welcoming community and getting to know you all so far! I grew up in the UK, near Liverpool, and originally moved to Whistler in 2012, spending a couple of years […]

Early Years Centre Community Info. Session #2 – Nov. 21

Join us to learn more about our new Spring Creek Early Years Centre opening on December 2, 2019! We had such great turnout at our first Community Information Session that we’ve decided to host a second – this time in our new location in the Sea to Sky Services Building in Spring Creek. Date: Thursday November […]

Early Years Centre Experience Day

Curious about the new Spring Creek Early Years Centre? Join us and experience it in person. Enjoy bread baking alongside your child, explore our classroom beauty, and have the opportunity to meet our faculty. Whistler Waldorf features a caring, thoughtfully designed learning environment integrating arts, movement, music and storytelling into the curriculum daily. This allows […]

Community Corner – Oct. 31

WWS Spotlight Bronwyn Preece  – High School Drama Teacher You are joining WWS as the High School Drama teacher.  Please share a bit about your background. It’s been such a treat to join the WWS team of amazing students and staff this fall: what an inspiring community and extended network of people to be surrounded […]

Community Corner – Oct. 24

WWS Spotlight Zalan Gloch (Gr. 11) – WWS International Student from Veszprem in Hungary. What is your most memorable experience so far: I loved the fall trip and wish I could stay for the winter one as well. It was beautiful scenery and I felt it pushed me out of my comfort zone being out […]