May 18, 2018

The 9th grade wrapped up their geology block with their practicum exam last week! Geology is the main earth science subject covered in 9th grade, where they learn the major forces that shape the earth. They look at plate tectonics in depth, including the evidence and m...

May 16, 2018

The 6th grade spent two days living into their curriculum on Medieval history and culture last week at the Pine Hill Waldorf School in New Hampshire through the traditional Waldorf Medieval Games! The challenges were fun and required thought and courage. The shire-grou...

April 30, 2018

More than 100 WSSS parents, faculty, friends and alumni came out on a rainy Sunday evening to test their trivia brilliance and raise money for our school on April 29. Many thanks to the following for helping to make an entertaining evening, hosted by Scott Mumford, a s...

April 21, 2018

“I sincerely believe that for the child, and for the parent seeking to guide him, it is not half so important to know as to feel when introducing a young child to the natural world. If facts are the seeds that later produce knowledge and wisdom, then the emotions and t...

April 19, 2018

From converting a school bus into a mobile home, to learning Italian, to producing a documentary film on freestyle skiing — Waldorf School of Saratoga Springs seniors have been busy pursuing their specialized interests with some very ambitious senior projects to cap of...

April 4, 2018

Just in time for Earth Day, a photo exhibit curated by the Waldorf School of Saratoga Springs early childhood faculty will don the walls of the Four Season Cafe on Phila Street through the end of April. The exhibit’s theme is “children at play in nature” and celebrates...

March 20, 2018

We will be offering a Waldorf 101 Parent Education morning on Wednesday, March 28 from 8:30 to 9:45 at the Early Childhood Center at 212 Lake Ave. Astrea Ravenstar, current 8th grade teacher, will touch on the following topics and more:

-What are the essential elements...

March 12, 2018

Mark your calendar for our next Lower School/High School Open House on Thursday, March 22, 6-8 PM. Our Lower School, grades 1-8, is located at 62 York Ave, and our High School, grades 9-12, is at 122 Regent Street. Visit classrooms and talk with our faculty about the d...

February 27, 2018

During the final half of February, each 11th grader spent at least a week exploring a profession through internship placements near and far — from Saratoga to the UK. These experiences gave them not only a jump on their resume, but also soft skills and a self-knowledge...

January 24, 2018

Jack Conway, grade 11, is headed to Guatemala again this year to bring stoves and supplies to a remote and impoverished region of Guatemala. Jack had a transformative experience last year when he volunteered with the Boca Costa Medical Mission on a service trip to a ve...