Squamish Waldorf School publishes a quarterly newsletter, Sprouting Cedar. We are a community newsletter and welcome your photos and stories. For advertising, editorial or distribution inquiries, please contact our newsletter editor, Kirsten Andrews at kirsten@squamishwaldorf.com

Read our most recent newsletters.

May 2017 » download
• Interview with SWS alumna, Shondra Martin
• Volunteer Profiles: NaTai & Emily Perdue, Georgia Richards, Sara Forest, Susan Butler
• Welcome Grade One teacher, karin burns
• Board Report
• Christine Martin steps down from Principal role to focus on teaching
• Thank you, Kirsten Andrews
• May Fair and the Joy of Festivals
• Class updates

February-March 2017 » download
• Why Waldorf is an education for the future
• What is rhythm and why is it important
• Tips for dressing your preschooler and kindergartener in the morning
• Class updates

November-December 2106 » download
• Christmas Fair
• Advent Spiral
• AGM and Strategic Plan
• The case for deferring electronic media in the classroom
• PIC update
• Interview with SWS alumna, Mallory Woods
• Class updates

September 2016 » download
• Welcome to a new school year
• Message from the board president, Adam Greenberg
• Lazure painting
• Class updates

April-May 2016 » download
• Interview with SWS alumna, Erika Yokouchi
• 2021 Strategic Plan
• Message from the board of directors
• PIC report
• Class updates

February-March 2016 » download
• Alumni Focus, Lukas and Erik Murphy
• PIC fund raising gala
• Whistler Waldorf’s upper grades travel BC
• Class updates

November-December 2015 » download
• The benefits of outdoor play
• Message from PIC Chair, Georgia Richards
• Study: School Starting Age and Mental Health
• Responding to “Why”
• Raising the screen-free child
• Advent Spiral
• Message from the board of directors
• Class updates

Sptember-October 2015 » download
• Inaugural Summer Camp a Hit
• Board report
• Class updates

April-May 2015 » download
• May Fair
• Screen-free week
• Class updates

February-March 2015 » download
• Love your kids, love your school
• Message from the board of directors
• The social dynamic: understanding bullying
• Class updates

November-December 2014 » download
• Christmas Fair
• A Window Into Waldorf
• PIC update
• Saint Martin and the lantern walk
• The arts and practical skills in Waldorf
• Class updates

September-October 2014 » download
• Welcome students
• The Right to Write
• Message from the board
• Faculty news
• Class updates

May 2014 » download
• May Fair
• Message from the board of directors
• Common Myths about Waldorf Education: Reading
• Class updates

February-March 2014 » download
• Parent share: Why I love Waldorf
• Waldorf curriculum
• Celebration of Candlemas
• Class updates

November-December 2013 » download
• Interview with SWS alumni Grant and Cayley Willcox
• The Right to Write
• Message from the board of directors
• Christmas Fair and simple gift ideas
• St. Martin and the lantern walk
• Advent spiral
• Class updates

March-April 2013 » download
• Space to play
• Interview with Waldorf grad, Alessandro Tersigni
• Message from the board of directors
• Class updates