Why we have a non-competitive approach to PE; Carnivals and other sporting events. The Armidale Waldorf School offers a holistic approach to education based on what is developmentally appropriate for each child. In the same way that we do not have standardised testing and competition in the class room, our games and sporting events are [...]
Waldorf School Bush Dance Saturday June 2nd 2018 2-5 pm at Dangarsleigh Hall, (Armidale) About one hundred people, families with children from babe in arms to teens, grandparents, friends, teachers and staff joined in the dancing on a sunny afternoon at Dangarsleigh Hall near Armidale. The Waldorf Salad Bush Band provided the energetic and wonderful [...]
Mathematics Day at UNE Eight students from our Class 7&8 were part of over 200 keen young mathematicians who attended the University of New England for an enjoyable experience of cooperative problem solving and applying mathematics to real-life situations. They had a very rewarding experience, meeting students from other schools, working in teams, collaborating and [...]
Enrolling Now for 2019 The Armidale Waldorf School is based on the teachings of Rudolf Steiner, whose philosophy emphasises the importance of educating the whole person, not just the mind. Our NESA approved curriculum balances academic achievements, artistic experiences and practical life skills, while emphasising a love of nature and the environment. Most children start [...]
SEA has employed an external firm to undertake research, the prime objective of which is to give a better understanding of what our reputation is from parent, teacher, alumni and government perspectives. This will act as a springboard to create and communicate a cohesive, evidence-informed narrative on why Steiner education works. It will enable us [...]
The children were thrilled to be able to assist in the release of an Echidna that had been rescued and rehabilitated by our preschool Director Amber who is also a WIRES member. Such a wonderful opportunity to see this amazing creature up close but also to teach the children the value of caring for our [...]
In this Inside View, we take a look at Kindergarten. Our Kindergarten focuses on play, developing the student's imagination and giving the child the freedom to fall in love with learning. Would a warm, unhurried and gentle environment suit your child? Contact us to arrange a tour 6772 8876 or email@example.com (Messages will be attended [...]
An Inside View into Drawing the World around us in Class 7/8. For students in Class 7/8, the entry into adolescence can be a time of change and uncertainty but also a time of exciting discovery and the chance to experience the world in a new way. At this age, drawing can offer these students [...]
An Inside View into Class 5/6 learning Geometry in 2017!
An Inside View into Chemistry in Class 7/8 shows how Science is taught in a Steiner School, which is through students being guided to observe the phenomena that is before them, what they can see and what other sense can help them to truly observe what is happening.