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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Grade 12 Rose Ceremony

Grade 12 Rose Ceremony We warmly welcome VWS families to join us via the Teams platform on Tuesday, June 16th at 5:00 pm for the Spring Rose Ceremony and a special farewell to mark the closing of the school year. At this Spring Ceremony, our Graduates will be presented with a rose and best wishes for the future, thus marking

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Grade 12 Project Presentations 2020

The Vancouver Waldorf School and the Graduating Class of 2020 proudly present Grade 12 Project Presentations   The Grade 12 Projects are a focused representation of what our students have come to out of the ideals and foundation of Waldorf education. Our graduates will demonstrate their readiness to move from a High School learning environment into their chosen paths as

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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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Gr 12 Project Presentations 2019

Gr 12 Project Presentations Save the date – this event is not to be missed! April 5 & 6, 2019 As the culmination of the past year’s work, the Grade Twelve Presentations provide the opportunity for our graduating students to demonstrate their readiness to move on from a High School learning environment into their chosen paths as young adults. The Grade

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Poinsettias Planters and Holiday Purdys Chocolates

Grade 12 Fundraising: Poinsettias Planters and Holiday Purdys Chocolates Dear VWS Community, The Class of 2019 is working hard to support their vision of spending two weeks of community service abroad for their end of year trip. In order for them to meet their budgeted goal, we ask the VWS Community to join us and participate in some of their fun and exciting

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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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Mother’s Day Flower Baskets

Mother’s Day Flower Basket Fundraising   Spoil your mother, wife, secret admirer, or self with a beautiful hanging basket and help support the Class of 2017 by purchasing your beautiful Mother’s Day flower basket(s) today! 12” hanging and potted flower baskets are $30.00 each 12” Strawberry hanging baskets are $20.00 each 10-pack Assorted Herbs and Vegetables are $25.00 each You may

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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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Gr 12 Project Presentations 2018

Gr 12 Project Presentations Save the date – this event is not to be missed! March 4, 2018 As the culmination of the past year’s work, the Grade Twelve Presentations provide the opportunity for our graduating students to demonstrate their readiness to move on from a High School learning environment into their chosen paths as young adults. The Grade Twelve Projects

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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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