100 Years Since The First Waldorf School

2019-04-25T14:24:23+02:00April 25th, 2019|Announcement|

This week Tuesday was a key moment in the Waldorf Education movement. On April 23rd, 1919 Emil Molt asked Rudolf Steiner for his help and guidance to start a school for his workers children. It was on April 23, 1919, after a lecture Steiner gave to the factory workers on the 3-fold social order that [...]

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Easter Festival 2019

2019-04-18T12:57:31+02:00April 18th, 2019|Announcement|

Our school celebrated the Easter Festival today. There has been a lot of excited preparation for today...from creating clay eggs, to origami bees and butterfly's, to little bees made out of beeswax and delicious loaves of plaited bread. It is a very special time in our year where we look at what does Easter mean? [...]

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Kindergarten & Playgroup Open Day 13th April 2019

2019-04-02T12:24:30+02:00April 2nd, 2019|Announcement|

We warmly welcome all prospective preschool parents to our 2019 Open Day. Come in and meet us, have a hot cuppa and a nibble while you have a first hand experience of what it's like to be in a Waldorf Kindergarten and Playgroup environment. 10am – 10:30am     Free play time in Playgroup 10:30am – [...]

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Founders Day 2019

2019-02-28T15:18:43+02:00February 28th, 2019|Announcement|

Today we celebrated Founders Day which is an annual celebration of Rudolf Steiner's birthday. We decided to use this day as a wonderful opportunity to Beautify Our School. The children brought water wise cuttings from their gardens, seedlings and ready hands to do the planting. There was much watering, lots of joy and of course [...]

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High School Open Day 2019

2019-02-28T12:10:41+02:00February 28th, 2019|Announcement|

We will share a high school experience with prospective Class 7 students who wish to come and see what high school at SWS will be like. This will be on Thursday 7th March from 10:30am to 12:30pm. Any Class 7 students from our wider community are welcome. The second part of our Open Day will [...]

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The 2019 Greek Olympics

2019-02-26T09:48:38+02:00February 25th, 2019|Announcement|

This last weekend we enjoyed an energy filled 2019 Greek Olympics. It was special to welcome Raphaeli Waldorf School for the first time! What a joy to come together with all the Class 6’s from Zenzeleni, Michael Oak, Imhoff, Constantia, Gaia, Hermanus, Raphaeli and McGregor Waldorf Schools. We at Stellenbosch Waldorf School thoroughly enjoyed our [...]

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Welcome back! Happy 2019 :-)

2019-01-15T14:43:51+02:00January 15th, 2019|Announcement|

A big, warm welcome to the Stellenbosch Waldorf School children, parents, guardians and staff. It was an enthusiastic first day today! Such a joy in the air, an energy and anticipation for 2019! An extra warm welcome to our special new Class 1 children and parents - we are delighted to receive you into our [...]

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2019-01-04T11:25:12+02:00January 4th, 2019|Announcement|

100% pass rate!  Another proud moment for the Stellenbosch Waldorf School! Our 12 matriculants who wrote the National Senior Certificate examinations at the end of 2018 achieved outstanding results, as follows: 100% Bachelors passes 2 A-aggregate passes 26 A's 23 B's 15 C's Our top student for 2018 is JungShin Kim, who achieved 7 distinctions!  [...]

2018 Holiday Greeting

2018-12-07T12:23:45+02:00December 7th, 2018|Announcement|

We wish you a very special holiday season with opportunities to pause and enjoy your family and friends and the beauty of the world around us. Thank you for your interest and support for Waldorf education.  As we move into our 100 year acknowledgement of this remarkable education, we look forward to learning and working [...]

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Primary School Advent Play

2018-12-07T10:03:42+02:00December 7th, 2018|Announcement|

On Thursday 07th December Teacher Liezl and her Class 1's had their very first Advent Play together.  With hard work and many laughs they could finally present it, which they did so beautifully.  Thank you to the Primary School Choir that also carried and supported the Class 1's, as well as our Class 5 and Class [...]

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