Archive | August, 2017

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Views from the high school teachers

At the end of the second term, after much deliberation, with factors involved that are now familiar to most, the decision was reached to cap our school at class 10. This means that for 2018 and beyond, Imhoff Waldorf School will offer Parent and Child Circle, Toddler Group, Playgroup, Kindergarten, Primary School and classes 8, […]

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Coming up: Class 12 Project Presentations, Friday 11 August!

Don’t miss the project presentations of our last Class 12 class (for the foreseeable future)! The Class 12 projects are the culmination of twelve years of Waldorf education and Imhoff Waldorf students have, over the last three years, presented projects of incredible diversity, interest and creativity. We are very proud of them and hope the […]

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Farewell from our volunteer Jule

Dear Imhoff Family Now 12 months are over and unfortunately I have to go back to Germany.  I still can’t believe that the time went so fast!  I can remember how excited I was a few days before my flight to Cape Town. I finished my matric in May/June and felt so happy to get […]

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Class 3’s Building Project

There’s magic in moving and molding earth! Filled with the spirit of the Dragon Tree Project, the Class Threes took to the magic on sunny Sunday 23rd April. Under the expert guidance of Regardt Kenny, who had spent the week (huge thanks!) testing and refining the recipe for bricks using our local clay, straw, sand […]

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Aftercare in the Pre-school

From the aftercare this term, we say a warm hello from the icy winter. Our regular rhythm continues. We begin by gathering together to enjoy a healthy, tasty, freshly prepared meal. Once our tummies are satisfied we rest and enjoy a story together, lying down on plush pillows, blankets and lighting a candle. After that […]

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Izandi-Fees 2017

The Izandi-Fees was filled to the brim with the beautiful sounds of our two second languages at Imhoff Waldorf School: isiXhosa and Afrikaans. It was delightful to hear and see our children add their own flair to some of the songs and verses that I have known since childhood. Whilst I listenened last Wednesday evening, […]

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St John’s Festival in the Primary School

The Wonder of the Flame   by Roxie Coppola (13) The sky was dark and powerful, The air was cold and damp. Silence was lurking and watching over us, And then she struck the match! It was that flame which we shared, I could feel the tension as the beings stared. Yet we held our […]

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Coming Up: Class 9 Shakespeare Play: Twelfth Night 16 – 20 August

Spread some Aloha! Class 9’s have been seen wandering around, nervously clutching grey books, huddling together, occasionally exclaiming “hyperbolical fiend!”  Or “unfold the passion of my love….”.  They are delighting in “barren rascals” and calling each other “wench” and “my lord”. What can this mean?  Only one thing – it is time for the annual […]

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Coming up next month: Our Annual Spring Fair on 2 September!

This is an annual highlight in our school’s calendar. The Spring Fair brings together our wider community and shows off Imhoff Waldorf School’s great energy, creativity and joy for life. Parents, teachers and students all work together to create this lovely day. Beforehand, please get involved in the craft group who meet on Thursday mornings, […]

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