We are so proud of the accomplishments of our graduating seniors. They are engaged in their communities and working toward a better world.
By Dean Smith Every morning in our high school, teachers lead students in a verse, then circulate around the room, recognizing each student as they say “Good morning.” At day’s end, students gather for closing circle, with classmates and their grade’s faculty sponsors. They check in, sharing announcements and upcoming …
Dean Stark was interviewed by Justin Clymo for his “Contacts” podcast.
Take a look: Sacramento Waldorf School was featured in a recent article on the Redfin blog!
Health and wellness was the topic of our April 2021 “Alumni Highlights” webinar. Our featured alumnae Allison French ’93, Doctor of Chiropractic, Yoga Teacher and Co-founder of The Dock Studios; and Nihal Kaur ’01, Acupuncturist and Licensed Herbalist, and founder of Nihal Kaur Acupuncture. They shared rich insight into their work …
We take an experiential and project based approach to science, which engages students and sparks their curiosity. It also gives them skills that will help them be more successful in life and work: exploration, critical thinking, and problem-solving through collaboration.
Want Smarter Kids? Teach Music, Not Coding, According to MIT
The latest neuroscience shows that learning a musical instrument increases brain power.
Our February 2021 “Alumni Highlights” webinar featured Raymond Gonzalez, a professional guitarist and music teacher. Raymond is a graduate of the first SWS high school class, in 1978. He treated our community to a 30 minute concert and follow-up Q&A session. He has performed for audiences throughout the US, is …
Insights from neuroscience suggest that arts education can play additional important roles in how children learn.
It’s become increasingly critical that we embrace and embed social and emotional learning (SEL) in both in-school and out-of-school environments.
What does SEL focus on? The Collaborative for Academic, Social, and Emotional Learning (CASEL) has established five core competencies