Open House Information

The Washington Waldorf School welcomes visitors, and we would be delighted to get to know you. We hold a variety of open house and information events for prospective students and their families.

2013-2014 Admission Events

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We warmly invite you to attend one or more of the following events to learn about our school. Please visit us and see why we think Waldorf education offers A Better Way to Learn.

Observation Mornings for Parents 8 – 10:30 a.m.

Observation Mornings include a presentation on the philosophy and approach of Waldorf education and visits to five classes to see the Waldorf approach “in action.” The tour spans the grades, observing our youngest students in the Children’s Garden, several Lower School grades, and a class in the High School. Observation Mornings begin at 8 a.m. in the school library and end in the library at 10:30 following a Q & A period. These events are for adults.

 Observation Morning Tour Dates

  • October 8, 2013
  • November 6, 2013
  • December 5, 2013
  • January 14, 2014
  • February 5, 2014
  • March 6, 2014
  • April 8, 2014 (new date)
  • May 7, 2014

Children's Garden Open Houses for the Whole Family 10 a.m. - noon

Talk with Waldorf early childhood teachers, see a puppet play, and participate with your child in Waldorf classroom activities.

·        November 9, 2013

·        January 11, 2014  (Snow Date-January 17, 2014)

High School Open House 10 a.m. - noon

Share light breakfast and learn about Waldorf education at the high school level with our teachers, alumni, and parents. For prospective parents and 6th, 7th, and 8thgrade students.

·        October 19, 2013

High School Open Days 8 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

High School Open Days are for middle school and high school age students and their parents. The morning begins at 8 a.m. with a presentation about the Waldorf approach for the high school years and then offers an opportunity to sit in on a number of classes for the morning. Visitors are invited to stay for an organic lunch from Chef Eron at 12:30.

·        October 22, 1013

·        November 12, 2013

·        January 21, 2014

·        February 11, 2014

For more information or to RSVP, please contact our Enrollment Director, Lezlie Lawson, at 301-229-6107, x154 or at llawson@washingtonwaldorf.org.