Melanie Deefholts evening talk for parents on adolescents development

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Monday 3rd September 2018 at 7pm Melanie Deefholts will be visiting our school to present an evening talk for parents, on Monday 3rd September. She will be speaking on adolescents development through puberty physical changes; emotional and feeling life changes; and overall health at this developmental time. It will aim to help to bring an [...]

Class 3&4 Experience Day – Tuesday 7th August 2018

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We are offering a unique opportunity for Class 3&4 children to experience a day in a Steiner classroom; where they will participate in an active, hands-on learning environment. Steiner education has an approved NESA curriculum that provides a high standard of education that aims to balance intellectual, moral and artistic development with relevant teaching through [...]

Position Vacant – Boongaiai Preschool Director

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The Armidale Waldorf School and Boongaiai Preschool is seeking an experienced, energetic and warm-hearted early childhood professional with a passion for high quality care and education to fill the position of Preschool Director. Starting immediately, this full-time role will ideally include face to face teaching over the 5 full days, however we would be willing [...]

High School information evening 2018

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High School information evening Thursday 26th July 2018 at 7pm in the High School class room. "All genuine learning is active, not passive. It involves the use of the mind, not just the memory. It is a process of discovery, in which the student is the main agent..." Mortimer Alder Steiner schools value and foster [...]

PE; Carnivals and other sporting events

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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 [...]

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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 [...]

UNE Mathematics day

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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 [...]

The Armidale Waldorf School – More than an education, its a foundation for life.

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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 [...]

Marketing Research Online Survey we would love your input

Posted By |in News|Comments Off on Marketing Research Online Survey we would love your input 2018-03-28T10:57:12+00:00 28th March 2018

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 [...]

Echidna Release

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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 [...]