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Torin Finser Discusses Parent-Teacher Relationships at September Community Meeting

by September 23, 2014
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Finser_2014Dr. Torin Finser, author of seven books and faculty chairperson at Antioch University, discussed the importance of the parent-teacher relationship at Camellia Waldorf School’s (CWS) monthly community meeting on September 16.

“I was sitting in a restaurant when I … Read more

Kim John Payne At Camellia

by August 18, 2014
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Renown educator, author, and family counselor Kim John Payne recently overviewed the Social Inclusion Program that Camellia Waldorf School is commencing this year.

2014 Kinder and Grades Summer Camps Grow and Thrive

by August 16, 2014
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This year's Summer Camp at Camellia Waldorf School was an unqualified success!

CWS Receives AWSNA Accreditation

by June 30, 2014
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Camellia Waldorf School’s (CWS) journey to accredited status was celebrated on the podium at the June delegates meeting of the Association of Waldorf Schools of North America (AWSNA) at the Hartsbrook School in Hadley, Massachusetts. Current Board member … Read more

Camellia Students Dazzle Onlookers in Annual Circus Performance

by June 1, 2014
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2014_Circus_01On Sunday, June 1st, under a warm sun, the Fifth graders, supported by Sixth and Eighth graders, preformed in their first circus.

The show was fun, entertaining and gave the students a chance to show their families, teachers and community … Read more

Eighth Graders Present Diverse, Year-Long Individual Projects

by May 11, 2014
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At the beginning of each school year, eighth graders are assigned to select and learn a skill with which they have no prior experience, research the history of the skill, and write a biography of a person who possesses the … Read more

Camellia Athletes Win 25 Ribbons at 2014 Track and Field Event

by April 10, 2014
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Track_2014_03Camellia’s eighth grade athletes won 25 ribbons at the annual track and field event on March 28. Students from local Waldorf schools competed in multiple events including:

  • Discus
  • Long jump
  • Javelin
  • Relay races
  • Sprints and runs ranging from a 50-yard
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Basketball Team Finishes Season Strong

by March 20, 2014
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Bball_2014_01 The CWS middle-school basketball team, the Flames, had impressive growth this year (2013-14) and finished the season strong. The team of 6th through 8th graders began practicing in November. Though some were new to basketball, the Flames became … Read more

Camellia Family Hike a Joyful Adventure

by March 6, 2014
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By Sarah Casebeer (former Camellia teacher and current at-home mom)

On March 1, 2014, a group of 4th and 5th grade students and parents, led by Movement Teacher and Outdoor Recreation Director Carmen Gunn, hiked the five-milFam_Hike_2_2014ae Blue Ridge … Read more

2013 Winter Faire Delights, Enchants

by December 20, 2013

Hundreds came out for the 25th annual Winter Faire at Camellia Waldorf School on December 14. The school grounds were festive inside and out with live music performed by Camellia students, alumni and friends. The faire also featured puppet shows … Read more