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    • Community Notices

    • Parent & Child Circle

      Our Parent & Child Circle is a wonderful way to introduce your child to a classroom experience, and for parents to learn more about the rich, developmental approach of Waldorf education. The home-like atmosphere of …Read More »
    • A Reflection of our Spring Fair

      The joys of Spring can be seen all over the school, through the vibrant energy of the children in the playground , the melodies from the constant chattering of birds and of course the flowers …Read More »
    • A World Of Waldorf Architecture

      As an architect Steiner designed two major works: the first Goetheanum (built in wood, and destroyed by arson in 1922) and the second Goetheanum (built in concrete and finished in 1928, after Steiner’s death), both …Read More »
    • Sports at Imhoff

      Here are a few takeaways from the recent School Sport Summit hosted by the Sport Science Institute of SouthAfrica: Youth sports parents and coaches need to focus less on winning and more on sports as …Read More »
    • The Michaelmas Festival

      Singing and laughter could be heard from all corners of the Primary School while swords and dragon pictures and paintings could be seen in classrooms and in the movement room when the Primary School celebrated …Read More »
    • Child Development and the Teaching of Science

      Waldorf education works with the developmental stages of growth in children. The harmonious unfolding of the personality depends on the healthy maturation of each developmental stage, and each progression builds upon the one before it. …Read More »
    • House-building in Class 3

      Class 3s were introduced to a three-week house-building main lesson block at the end of this term. We were first introduced to stories about animals and how they build and use their homes. We then …Read More »
    • The Build – Questions & Answers

      How are parents involved in the decisions that affect the future of our school?  Rudolph Steiner’s vision for the way a Waldorf School should be run is that all pedagogical decisions rest with the College …Read More »
    • Pre-school Celebrates Michaelmas Festival

      The spirit of Saint Michael calls us to act with freedom and with moral courage. The image of Saint Michael, with whom this festival is associated, reflects different qualities. He offers us courage, strength and …Read More »
    • The Benefits of Cursive Go Beyond Writing

      Putting pen to paper stimulates the brain like nothing else, even in this age of e-mails, texts and tweets. In fact, learning to write in cursive is shown to improve brain development in the areas …Read More »
    • Class 7 Main Lesson Renaissance

      The Main Lesson theme, the Renaissance period, serves as a wonderful thread to weave into artistic lessons. The word “Renaissance” means “rebirth”, and was a period spanning from the 14th to the 17th century in …Read More »