The Bulletin

Community News: Goings on Around Waldorf

Friday, March 2013

Parent-Teacher Conferences are Thursday & Friday, March 14th & 15th

This is a chance for early childhood and grade school parents to meet with class teachers and special subject teachers. EC parents may sign up in their classrooms while grade school parents should call Ilene Warfield at 773.465.2372.

High School conferences may be scheduled as needed by calling Julia Weegar at 773.828.8464.

And of course, students enjoy both Thursday, March 14th and Friday, March 15th, off!

Great Lakes Summer Intensive

Ah, July in Milwaukee, Wisconsin: ice cream, walks on the beach, and the Great Lakes Waldorf Institute Summer Intensive!

July 8-26, 2013, 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m., Monday-Friday, an immersion into the Waldorf view of the developing child, the Waldorf curriculum for grade school or early childhood teaching, and Waldorf artistic work awaits the developing Waldorf teacher or any adult interested in learning more about Waldorf education and participating in the self-transformational work that it requires.

Please visit the GLWI website for details and registration for this year’s Summer Intensive, part of the 3-year, part-time Waldorf Teacher Development Program offered by Great Lakes Waldorf Institute, a developing institute in the Association of Waldorf Schools of North America. GLWI students may earn a Master of Arts Degree in Education with a Waldorf Emphasis through our partnership with Mount Mary College in Milwaukee. Contact Lori Barian, Director of Administration, 414-616-1832 or, with any questions.

Graduate Annie Kane Displays Artwork

Annie Kane, 2008 CWS graduate, received her Bachelor of Arts from the School of the Art Institute this past December.  One of her ceramic vessels sold at her SAIC Senior Show and is now prominently displayed at the City of Chicago District 1 Municipal Building at 4605 Lawrence Avenue.  Her ceramic work is currently being sold at Art 4 Soul in Flossmoor, Illinois and was recently juried into the Frankfort Art Show this Fall.  Congratulations Annie!!!

Yearbooks On Sale Now!

Copies of the 2012-2013 yearbook, The Loop, are on sale now. Contact Phoebe Cape via email or at 773.465.2662 to order yours today.

Register for Circus Club

Our Circus Club offers excitement, fun, physical coordination & balance training while learning diverse performance and acrobatic skills. Students learn clown techniques, aerial performing, juggling, tumbling and more. The club’s year-end circuses -where they present their Circus Arts routines to the entire community -are often packed to the walls for “standing room only” performances.

Registration is limited so sign up today! Registration forms may be dropped off at the main office or faxed to 773.465.6648.