If you are interested in the “debate” over high tech vs. low tech in school situations, this is a very good article about a couple of DC schools that take very opposite approaches to education! Worth the read…. High Tech vs..
The Challenge of Rudolf Steiner Screening The City School When: 10/13/12 1:00 PM Where: The City School Waldorf Initiative Auditorium On October 13th we will be holding a screening the entire film “The Challenge of Rudolf SteinerR..
Halloween Enchantment 2012 As you all know, the Halloween Enchantment Festival is fast approaching! Share this event via Facebook Tickets will be pre-sold starting sometime this week and you are highly encouraged to purchase them ahead ..
June is quite the month of Theatrical Performances at The City School! Here is the schedule! Grade 1-2 Nixie of the Mill Pond Tuesday, June 11, 9:30 am and 3:00 pm Grade 3-4 Thor and the Three Trials Friday, June 7, 10:00 am and 3:00 pm Grade ..
This week the first graders took a field trip to Tapia Brothers Farm! They got a chance to go through the corn maze, take a hay ride and pick out their very own little pumpkin. Thank you Tapia Brothers!
Dying Easter eggs is not something I used to give a lot of thought to when I bought a kit from the drug store and popped the tablets into a cup of vinegar. Now, however, I seem to be giving it quite a bit of thought! Using natural plant dy..
In June the children of Grade 1 along with their families took a camping trip just outside Lake Aarowhead! It was an amazing weekend being in the woods, looking at the stars, and toasting marshmellows! One of the dads in our class made a short..
Santa Lucia Day Today The City School second graders celebrated Santa Lucia Day. Santa Lucia was is a Saint celebrated for bringing food to Christians imprisoned in the Roman catacombs in the 3rd century. She used a candle lit wreath that ..
On the first Friday of December we hold our annual Spiral of Light at The City School. This is a beautiful and reverent ceremony to celebrate finding the light within as the world grows dark for the winter. We set up a spiral in the audit..
The Preschool and Kindergarten at The City School can sometimes feel like a different world. When you enter the doors you are taken into a very cozy safe space devoid of anything harsh. The toys are natural and handmade, and organized with gre..