Main Calendar

Tuesday, May 8, 2018

Steiner Study Group
8:15 am - 9:30 am
CWS Library (2nd floor)- Rogers Park Campus

Waldorf schools pursue an innovative educational practice that can enliven, inspire and renew education today. Join a spirited group of parents & teachers who read and discuss related topics. This is your time to learn and question. No experience necessary; Everyone is welcome. Contact Sheila Donohue at 312-907-6914 or sheila@otmarketing.com to be added to our list serve, which will provide reading materials and activity updates.

Tuesday, May 8, 2018

Spring All School Meeting
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Auditorium in Rogers Park Campus

This meeting calls together all parents, faculty, staff, and board members to hear reports from the Administration and Board of Trustees about major issues affecting the school's future and its strategic plan initiatives.

Wednesday, May 9, 2018

Parent Spiritual Science Study Group
8:00 am - 9:45 am
CWS Library (2nd floor)- Rogers Park Campus

Anthroposophy, which means “Wisdom of the Human Being,” is a spiritual science built on the research of Rudolf Steiner. Our current conversation explores the riddles of existence, the truth of karma, the mystery of evil, historic connections, and more. We incorporate “The Calendar of the Soul,” eurythmy, focused discussion and seasonal artistic explorations in our study. All are welcome; contact Hazel Archer Ginsberg (773) 549-3026

Wednesday, May 9, 2018

SEED Meeting- Parents
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Rogers Park Campus, High School History classroom

CWS Parents who are registered for the Seeking Educational Equity and Diversity (SEED) training meet in our peer-led professional development program that creates conversational communities to drive personal, organizational, and societal change toward greater equity and diversity.

Thursday, May 10, 2018

School Tour
8:30 am - 11:30 am
Main Entrance- Rogers Park Campus

Share with friends this opportunity to see Waldorf in action and visit classes while they are in session. Registration is required for the tour, so please contact Laura Grenholm at 773.465.2371

Thursday, May 10, 2018

Eurythmy Assembly
10:45 am - 12:00 pm
Auditorium in Rogers Park Campus

Parents and friends are invited to attend and see the children perform in this contemplative and rigorous form of pedagogical movement. The assembly showcases the students' accomplishments through Eurythmy by demonstrating their strength of will, ability to collaborate and sense each other while moving in concert, as well as other capacities expressed in the performance.

Thursday, May 10, 2018

Parent Evening- 7th grade
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
7th grade classroom

Parents meet with seventh grade teacher, Lauri Sullivan, to review the students' progress, and discuss final class planning.

Saturday, May 12, 2018

May Fair
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Outside Street Block Festival- Rogers Park Campus

The public is invited to our open street festival celebrating the arrival of Spring. May Fair activities are varied and range from face-painting and tie-dyeing to child-made crafts and games. There are plenty of table vendors to peruse and delicious food to enjoy. Live performances on the street stage include music, dramatic scenes, singing, and story-telling. At noon the children’s maypole dance is featured as the iconic centerpiece of the fair. This colorful performance follows in a tradition of May festivals that started as early as the sixteenth century.

Monday, May 14, 2018

Community Yoga for All
5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Upper Eurythmy Room, Rogers Park Campus

Chicago Waldorf School and Phoenix Yoga Project have joined forces to offer a donation-based yoga class to our community. All proceeds go to the Annual Fund. Come join us for an all-levels yoga class that will focus on learning Asanas (poses), Pranayama (breath), and the joy of moving together! This class is also open to outside community members, so please feel free to bring a friend.Questions? Contact Tarah Hartung at thartung2@gmail.com

Monday, May 14, 2018

Parent Evening- 6th grade
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
6th grade classroom

Parents meet with sixth grade teacher, Carol Triggiano, to discuss the student's progress and final class planning.

Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Steiner Study Group
8:15 am - 9:30 am
CWS Library (2nd floor)- Rogers Park Campus

Waldorf schools pursue an innovative educational practice that can enliven, inspire and renew education today. Join a spirited group of parents & teachers who read and discuss related topics. This is your time to learn and question. No experience necessary; Everyone is welcome. Contact Sheila Donohue at 312-907-6914

Wednesday, May 16, 2018

The Pentathlon- 5th grade class trip
May 16, 8:00 am - May 18, 3:00 pm
Heartland Camp, Wisconsin

Fifth grade students from many regional Waldorf schools come together in the woods of Wisconsin to participate for three days (May 16-18) in physical acts of skill, endurance and beauty as modeled after the classic Greek Pentathlon games. Teams representing various Hellenistic city-states bring the students from different schools together to witness their performances in the areas of long jump, javelin throw, Greek-style wrestling, discus throw, and the track events: sprinting and team baton-passing relay races. Fifth grade parents are invited for one day (Thurs 17th) to witness the students present their best efforts to model truth and beauty in athletics.

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