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Fall Parent-Toddler Classes

by August 15, 2017

Begins the week of September 11th
Tuesday Class – Register 
Wednesday Class – Register
Thursday Class – Register

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Class of 2013 College Acceptance

by June 23, 2017

As the school year has come to a close, we wanted to share with you some news about the twelfth grader students from Camellia’s Class of 2013, who recently graduated from high school.

We wish Camellia’s Class of 2013 success … Read more

Waldorf Class Teacher Assistant

by June 22, 2017

Camellia Waldorf School in Sacramento, California, is seeking engaged and energetic Grade School Assistant Teachers to support classes in Grades Three through Eight for the 2017-2108 school year. The position runs from late August through the middle of June of … Read more

Combined Classes FAQs


We are pleased to share a new and innovative structure for our grade school that will offer the best from the Waldorf curriculum while creating a stable structure for our school. These changes will also allow us to increase levels … Read more

Summer Office Hours

by June 21, 2017
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Our office hours during the summer, are
Monday through Friday 9:00am to 1:00pm.
Have a good summer!
We look forward in seeing the students back on campus in the fall!

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Pedagogical Chair

by June 5, 2017

Camellia Waldorf School is seeking applicants for a Pedagogical Chair position for the 2017-2018 school year for a part time position with potential to later expand to a full-time position.

Founded in 1989, Camellia Waldorf School is an AWSNA accredited … Read more

Eurythmy Teacher

by June 2, 2017

Camellia Waldorf School is seeking applicants for our Eurythmy Teacher position for the 2017-2018 school year.

Founded in 1989, Camellia Waldorf School is an AWSNA accredited urban school with over 120 students from diverse backgrounds. In 2017, our school purchased … Read more

Standardized Test Scores February 2017

by January 25, 2017

One of the distinguishing features of a Waldorf education is the absence of testing and competitive academics.  Our Faculty work tirelessly to support the success of each child, to ensure that each child reaches his or her potential, and to … Read more

Standardized Test Scores for Our Eighth Graders

by February 18, 2016

It is our practice at Camellia Waldorf School to have our students participate in standardized testing during their seventh and eighth grade years. The Terra Nova testing is introduced to give our children an experience with standardized assessment as part … Read more

Open House this Saturday

by November 12, 2015

This Saturday, November 14, at 9:30am, parents and grandparents are invited to bring their young children to experience a bit of the magic of our kindergarten, preschool, and parent-toddler programs! RSVP to admissions@camelliawaldorf.org with your child’s full name and date … Read more

2015 Test Scores

by June 5, 2015
This year’s Terra Nova GME test scores for our current seventh grade class as a group are as follows:
Language Arts 12.8
Reading 11.6
Social Studies 11.3
Science 10.9
Math 10.3

Social Inclusion Approach

by May 19, 2015

One of the many things that was mysterious to me as I started to learn about the Social Inclusion Approach, is why is it called an approach and not a program?

According to Webster’s dictionary a program has the following … Read more

Simplicity Parenting Night with Kim John Payne

by May 6, 2015

Renown educator, author, and family counselor Kim John Payne, encouraged parents to embrace simplicity when it comes to family life and raising children during his Camellia Waldorf School-sponsored public presentation on April 15 at Sierra 2 Center.

“Parents have … Read more

Social Inclusion in Action

by April 21, 2015

With First Grade, Mrs. Amanda Mutrux

News from Apr. 22nd 2015


I hope that many of you enjoyed Kim John Payne’s recent lecture.  He is the author of the book Simplicity Parenting, as well as the creator of the … Read more

Social Inclusion in Action

by March 4, 2015

With Third Grade, Mrs. Thea Blair

News from Mar. 4th 2015


The Social Inclusion approach is alive and well at Camellia Waldorf School!  Mrs. Blair has been implementing the ‘calling out’ system.  When our children speak up in class … Read more

Social Inclusion Program

by March 3, 2015

With Kim John Payne

News from Feb. 25th 2015

Dear Camellia Waldorf Parents, Grandparents and Friends,

It is my pleasure to share an update about our Social Inclusion approach at Camellia Waldorf. About a year ago, the seeds of this … Read more

Educating Children For The Journey

by June 14, 2014
A TEDTalk on Waldorf Education by teacher and author Jack Petrash

Reflections from an 8th grade parent

by June 2, 2014

We came to Camellia in our son’s first year of kindergarten. That makes this our tenth year here. Today was my tenth May Day festival at Camellia. I wanted to write this article because of how impressed I am with … Read more

Creating a Caring Campus

by April 30, 2014
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“Why Waldorf?”

by March 2, 2014

A new film about Waldorf education...