VWSS Board of Trustees – AGM

Message from VWS Board of Trustees Notice of 2021 Annual General Meeting Notice is hereby given that the 2021 Annual General Meeting (“AGM”) of the Vancouver Waldorf School Society (the “Society”) will be held (either virtually or in-person, details to follow) on Wednesday, October 27th, 2021, at 7:00 p.m. for the following purposes: confirming Society membership; considering reports, financial statements

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VWSS Board of Trustees – April 2019

Message from VWS Board of Trustees Dear Parents, Since September, our Board of Trustees has continued the work we began last year to formalize our processes and decide upon how we will best work together in service to our community. You may recall reading that we undertook two separate trainings last year. The first, in February, was delivered by a

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VWSS Board of Trustees – Invitation

Invitation from VWSS Board of Trustees Dear Parents, Are you interested in learning about the Vancouver Waldorf School Society and the Board of Trustees? Join Board Trustees at a casual gathering where you will be warmly invited to ask questions about the legal and financial aspects of our School and Society in an informal environment. All are most welcome so

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VWSS Board of Trustees – May Update

Message from VWS Board of Trustees Dear Parents, The May 9 Board of Trustees meeting was a joint meeting with the College of Teachers principally held to discuss the strategic planning process and the ongoing work regarding our application for AWSNA full-member status (the highest status for Waldorf schools in North America).  Rachel Garratt joined us as a member of

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VWSS Board of Trustees – February Update

Message from VWSS Board of Trustees Dear Parents, For our February Board meeting, held on Wednesday, February 7th, we had Vantage Point (a not-for-profit leadership organization) lead us through a workshop session on governance. What the School needs from the Board has changed dramatically from what the School needed three years ago, and we felt that some professional training would

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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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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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