Week At A Glance February 24 – 28

Week At A Glance February 24 – 28 Dear Community, Welcome back after the break! A reminder for all families re-enrolling at the Grade School and/or High School for the 2020-2021 school year, your Recommitment Forms are available to be completed via the Parent Portal and are due this Friday, February 28. If you are applying for Tuition Adjustment, note

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Week At A Glance February 3 – 7

Week At A Glance February 3 – 7 Dear Community, Dear VWS Families, A reminder for all families re-enrolling at the Grade School and/or High School for the 2020-2021 school year, your Recommitment Forms are now available to be completed via the Parent Portal and are due by February 28. If you are applying for Tuition Adjustment, note that fully

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Spring Mingle

Spring Mingle Community Social Event Our Spring Mingle is an event that celebrates our robust and vibrant school community by creating a warm and inviting space to eat, drink, dance, and joyously connect with good friends, old and new. This night is in honour of you – our wonderfully diverse community of parents, alumni, faculty, staff and friends. Please join

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Week At A Glance January 27 – 31

Week At A Glance January 27 – 31 Dear Community, What a wonderfully full week or so that we’ve just come through! We hosted two well-attended and engaging open houses, one at each campus – thank you to all the parent, student, and alumni volunteers, as well as the faculty and staff, for making them a success! Grades 4 and

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Festival of The Arts

Festival of The Arts The Festival of the Arts is a presentation of our student’s work from grades 2 through 12, and will be held on Thursday, March 12, 2020, at Centennial Theatre in North Vancouver. The program will include eurythmy, drama, singing, orchestra, and recitation, and a display showcasing student handwork, ceramics and pottery, woodwork, drawing and painting. Stay

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Grade 1 Teacher

Grade 1 Teacher Established in 1971, the Vancouver Waldorf School offers school programs from Parent and Tot through to Grade 12. Waldorf education has been growing steadily in the Pacific Northwest of North America, and the Vancouver Waldorf School is one of several Waldorf schools in the region. This provides many opportunities for personal growth for faculty and staff, deepening

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Week At A Glance January 20 – 25

Week At A Glance January 20 – 25 Dear Community, This past weekend, we had the privilege of welcoming many inquisitive families to our Grade School and Early Childhood Centre for the first of our Open Houses in 2020. In spite of the soggy weather, the turn out was good and the atmosphere was warm and inviting. I’d like to extend my

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Week At A Glance January 13 – 18

Week At A Glance January 13 – 18 Dear Community, Early Saturday morning, the life of former student Elijah Drasyl was tragically taken in a motor vehicle accident. Elijah was only 17 years old and would have been graduating alongside his Mountainside and Argyle friends this spring. After leaving the VWS during his Grade School years, Elijah’s family has remained

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Just Singin Round

Just Singin Round Join us for a community-building evening in support of our Grade 12 students as they raise funds for their year-end service trip! On Tuesday, February 4 we invite you to a fabulous evening including a delicious catered dinner, raffle prizes, excellent company, and incredible talent; with Grade 12 student volunteers to serve you. What’s on offer? delicious

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Social Inclusion Approach

Social Inclusion Approach Help build an environment of mutual respect, inclusion and safety for our children. The Social Inclusion Approach offers parents resources to support children in social conflict situations and to nurture healthy interactions. Developed over 24 years of working with children by Kim John Payne, M.Ed., the Social Inclusion Approach gives practical playground, classroom and home-based tools to

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Grade School Eurythmy Teacher

Eurythmy Teacher The Vancouver Waldorf School, located in North Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, is seeking a Full-Time Eurythmy Teacher for the 2020-2021 school year to fill a maternity leave. The available position will be for both Grade School and High School classes, and could develop into a long-term position. Opportunities for an immediate start may also be available for the

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Grade School Handwork Teacher

Grade School Handwork Teacher The Vancouver Waldorf School of British Columbia, Canada, is seeking a Part to Full Time Handwork Teacher for an immediate opening in our Grade School. The available position will be a short-term contract (January – June) which could develop into a long-term position for the right candidate. The applicant must have experience in teaching handwork, a

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Week At A Glance January 6 – 10

Week At A Glance January 6 – 10 Dear Community, Welcome back for the Winter Term! It’s wonderful to have the children back on campus today. In the Grade School, we began the morning with a special Three Kings assembly accompanied by our talented Principal, Lorna Fortin on cello. It was a beautiful way to set the tone for the

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Week At A Glance December 9 – 13

Week At A Glance December 9 – 13 Dear Community, I love the celebrations of light that take place during the month of December. If your family celebrates a festival not currently marked on our calendar, please speak to your class teacher about creating the opportunity to share from your heritage and faith. Our Christmas Concert is tomorrow evening at

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Upcoming Community Events

Vancouver Waldorf School Holiday Card

Upcoming Community Events Ongoing | Community Choir Our community Choir will resume practices on January 9th, 2020. Singers will meet weekly on Thursday nights at the High School campus, 7:30-9:00 pm. Contact Lorna Fortin at lfortin @ vws.ca for more information. March 16-20 |Spring Break Performing Arts Camp (Ages 8 to 12) Performing Arts Camp: Music and Theatre Morning Session:

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