VWSS Board of Trustees – December Update

Message from VWS Board of Trustees Dear Parents, We had our regularly scheduled Board of Trustees meeting on the evening of Wednesday, December 13. Although we managed to fill the full two hours, most of it was administrative business that would likely not be interesting to you readers. So this will be a short update. The most significant item of

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VWS Grocery Card Program Update – Dec 8

Congratulations to the December winner of our free $50 gift card – Lisa He! Thanks to Lisa and all who have taken part in supporting the school through grocery fundraising so far this year. If you have not yet discovered how easy it is to support the school through SPUDcards now is a great time to start, with their Gift

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Finding Lightness in the Dark

VWS Winter Wonder Chalk Drawing by Christina Price

Finding Lightness in the Dark During the autumn term, our children transitioned from the long, care free days of summer to the order and and structure of fall. Some adapted to beginning schooling for the first time, while others have returned for another year; their bedtimes are earlier, and perhaps they are learning to balance homework with extra-curricular activities; they

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Christmas Concert – December 5

Christmas Concert Join us for a festive evening featuring performances from our Grade School and High School Strings, Recorder, and Choir programs. On Tuesday December 5, at 7:00 pm. At Highlands United Church, 3255 Edgemont Boulevard, North Vancouver.

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The Rhythms of Destiny: An Exploration of Biography

The Rhythms of Destiny: An Exploration of Biography Each of us charts a course through life that is radically individual, yet we are supported in our journeys by archetypal rhythms that are common to humanity. Through thematic presentations and conversation, this course will search out those rhythms and our relation to them. We will share life experiences through imaginative exercises

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VWSS Board of Trustees – November Update

Message from VWS Board of Trustees Dear Parents, The AGM was held on October 25, 2017 and 38 Full Members attended. To start our Principal Lorna Fortin gave an update on some initiatives and highlights at the High School, and Treasurer Geoff Woodfield presented our financial results for the 2016/2017 financial year. We finished the year with an operating surplus

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Children’s Christmas Fair Acknowledgments

Children’s Christmas Fair Acknowledgments Dear Parents and Friends, Our Christmas Fair is a wonderful, festive celebration that brings our school community together through shared work and play while also reaching out to the greater community to promote our school. The entire grounds are transformed with a variety of venues offering delicious whole foods, special treats and many different activities for

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Children’s Christmas Fair Community Invitation

Children’s Christmas Fair Community Invitation Friday, November 17 6:30-8:30 pm Adult Night Market Saturday, November 18 10:00-3:00 pm Children’s Christmas Fair Dear Vancouver Waldorf School Community, You are invited to immerse yourself in a wonderland of magical delights at our 47th annual Children’s Christmas Fair, hosted by the parents of the Vancouver Waldorf School, on Saturday, November 18. Here you

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2017 Children’s Christmas Fair

Our Children’s Christmas Fair is a wonderful, festive celebration that brings our community together through shared work and play. From far and wide, our school is renowned for offering a magical experience of seasonal wonder and joy. To support this magic, here are some practical steps to be taken. Class Assignments Please see the table below to find out what

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Red Door Store

Red Door Store Open to the public, our little on-site Red Door Store offers an eclectic array of high quality school and art supplies, used by our students in all Grades, as well as a range of natural crafting materials, handmade toys and seasonal consignment items from our talented community. The Red Door Store is your source for Choroi flutes and

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Community Coffee Morning

Community Coffee Morning Come for complimentary coffee or tea on Friday mornings to meet other parents and socialize after drop off. Bring a baked goodie to share. Volunteers needed! Meet in the community kitchen via the Music Room or the Red Door Store.

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