Week At A Glance September 30 – October 4

Dear VWS Families,

What a privilege it is to be here with you at the end of our first month of school! I hope the transition from late summer to early fall has been going smoothly for your family. And to our families who are celebrating today, I wish you a very happy Rosh Hashanah!

So far this new year, we have welcomed several new families to the Vancouver Waldorf School. When you see them, please extend a warm welcome to the following students and their families:

Kindergarten Gavin L, Mia OM, Benjamin V, Craig V, Layla F, Miles R, London E, Abel M, Tyler W (Australia), Sogol M A (Iran) and Sebastian AC; Grade 1 Jeffrey (Jiajun) Z (China); Grade 2 Mason C, Tejas I, Daniel VB, Thomas JC and Jade P; Grade 3 Madison W (Australia) and Huxley B (South Africa); Grade 4 Marina W (Mexico) and Kora P (US); Grade 5 Sophia W (Mexico), Ariyan T (Iran) and Ronia R (Iran); Grade 6 Frankie M; Grade 8 Reen L (Korea), Nathaniel G, Sebastian IG and Nerys P; and Grade 10 Emiliano RL, Robyn H (Germany), Jule L (Germany), Carlotta H (Germany), Kiran K (Germany) and Malte H (Germany).

Upcoming Events:

MONDAY – September 30

  • Orange Shirt Day
  • Grade 12 Zoology Trip, San Juan Island

TUESDAY – October 1

  • The First 7 Years Seminar Series: Twelve Senses 7:30 pm, ECC

WEDNESDAY – October 2

  • Jr Boys Soccer Game: Waldorf vs Stratford Hall 3:30 pm, Norseman Park

THURSDAY – October 3

  • Grade 4 Parent Evening 7:00 pm, GS

FRIDAY – October 4

  • Photo Retakes, GS
  • Grade 12 Returns


Photo Deadline – This Friday, October 4, is the deadline to order photos of your child. Let us know ASAP if you would like a retake; Haley will be back to take the second batch of photos on Friday as well. If you missed the link to order, please email me directly at lbergstrome at  vws.ca and I will resend it to you.

Coffee Morning – Cancelled this week so that our students may use the kitchen. If the sun is shining, we could gather outside for a warm drink and good conversation.

Have a wonderful week.

Laura Bergstrome
Communications & Events Coordinator
Vancouver Waldorf School

604-985-7435 ext 202
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