The City School Blog

Bees at The City School

Posted on 05 Jan 2015
Our Campus is lucky to be in Southern California where the trees and flowers bloom most of the year!  Consequently, we are the feeding ground for many wild bees.  At differe

Holiday Chalkboards

Posted on 08 Dec 2014
Happy Holidays! Please enjoy some of these beautiful Holiday chalkboard drawings from the faculty at the City School!  

Grade 1 Field Trip

Posted on 22 Oct 2014
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.

Chemistry in Grade 7

Posted on 10 Oct 2014
Mr. Ridenour, our Seventh grade teacher has been in the middle of an explosive Chemistry block this October.  While the weather is nice, the class spends a good part of Main Le

Halloween Crafts inspired by Waldorf Pedagogy

Posted on 08 Oct 2014
  1: Colorful Corn Necklace – Using Multicolored corn, make a beautiful fall inspired Necklace!  Thank you Magic Onions for another great tu

Creating the Rainbow Bridge Ceremony

Posted on 07 Jul 2014
 The City School Rainbow Bridge Ceremony The Rainbow Bridge is a ceremony inspired by Waldorf Pedagogy that the graduating Kindergartners participate in to mark the

10 Summer Craft Tutorials inspired by Waldorf

Posted on 11 Jun 2014
Summer is practically here!  This is the perfect time to do some Waldorf inspired crafts inspired by sun, fun, water and color!  1: Making Play-dough.  Th

Third Grade Viola Class

Posted on 06 May 2014
THIRD GRADE VIOLA CLASS by Suzanne Inwood Viola / Violin teacher 3rd grade viola class has been exploring the instrument and developing bowing and fingering technique through mimi

Grade 6 Archery

Posted on 18 Mar 2014
Archery Practice Mr. Lewis has been taking the 6th graders to an Archery practice ground each week in preparation for the Medieval Games April 2nd which will be hosted this year at

St.Valentine’s Day Benefit Tea and Concert

Posted on 05 Feb 2014
Don’t miss the annual Valentines Day Music Recital!  Faculty, Parents and Students join together to provide an afternoon of musical entertainment, bake s

Santa Lucia Day

Posted on 30 Jan 2014
At The City School our second graders celebrate Santa Lucia Day in the traditional way!  The day before Santa Lucia Day you will find them hard at work mixing the bread dough and ge

Winter Traditions

Posted on 23 Jan 2014
The Winter nature table features crystals and stones. On February 2nd we reach the midway point between the Winter Solstice and the Spring Equanox.  This occasion is m

St. Nicholas Day Traditions!

Posted on 05 Dec 2013
Saint Nicholas Day Schools inspired by Waldorf pedagogy celebrate the holiday of Saint Nicholas day! Saint Nicholas is an archetypal figure of wisdon, and a forerunner of

Simple Christmas

Posted on 03 Dec 2013
With Christmas coming, it is a good time to reflect on how you choose to celebrate the holiday with your children. Sometimes how you want to celebrate, and how you end up celebrati