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Waldorf Students Helping the Homeless

Ms. Barber's students at Rise and Dine feeding the homeless.

Waldorf Students Helping the Homeless by Britney Murkovich (Zoe’s mom) You can’t fake these smiles!  Ms. Barber’s grades 3/4 class was once again honored to cook for and serve meals to our homeless neighbors through RISE (Reno Initiative for Shelter Equality) this past Saturday, May 21.  The children helped feed over 200 people!  WOW! RISE is a […]

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May Faire Festival 2016

May Pole Dance

May Faire Festival | May 14, 2016 | Bartley Ranch Regional Park The May Faire Festival was a joyous gathering with so many craft booths, activities, food, dancing, and families enjoying the day and all the children.  Nevada Sage Waldorf School would like to thank all the families and faculty who supported this event from […]

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Handwork Project Update

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Handwork Project Update | by Ms. Burkett, Grades Handwork Teacher As I reflect back over this year’s Handwork classes, I am amazed at how much the children have been able to accomplish!  There have been so many finished projects this year.  Almost better than the finished project, for me, are the smiles that come when […]

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Biodynamic Gardening | Update

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Biodynamic Gardening | Update by Soma Miller The first of hopefully many to come Biodynamic Garden meeting took place the week of the Spring Equinox. As apricot blossoms fluttered around us we stirred the Preparation 500, food for gnomes. After 60 minutes of creating order and chaos we sprinkled it around the garden to give […]

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Joseph and His Brothers

Waldorf grades 3/4

Ms. Barber’s 3rd & 4th grade students performed this year’s spring play, Joseph and His Brothers, a tale of betrayal, redemption, and a family reunited, by William Ward on March 18, 2016. CAST AND CREW Joseph / Wyatt Pollock His Brothers Benjamin / Gabriel Rosewood Reuben / Cassidy Mitchell Judah / Juliann Dietrich Simeon / Zoe Murkovich Levi / Cassie Hueber Issachar / Clover Jackson […]

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Magic Silk Dyed Eggs

Magic Silk Dyed Eggs

Magic Silk Dyed Eggs | 1st & 2nd Grade Students Last week in Ms. Burkett’s 1st & 2nd grade Handwork class the students dyed eggs using silk ties and scarves.  The children really enjoyed this fun little project.  They were very excited to open up the eggs this morning and see how they had magically […]

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Annual Giving Campaign | Final Update

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Annual Giving Campaign | Final Update by Britney Murkovich, AGC Chair (Zoe’s mom) Whew! We did it! We exceeded our goal by a mile and raised $25,069 (with 92.3% participation from our community). The money will be used to send our wonderful teachers to Rudolph Steiner College this summer for crucial Teacher Training. Thank you…to every Family, Faculty […]

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Spring Silent Auction Wrap-Up

NSWS Silent Auction

Spring Silent Auction Wrap-Up by Lynell Garfield-Qualls (August’s mom) Wrapping up our “Around the World with Waldorf Education,” we were pleasantly surprised to have exceeded our goals! We brought in over $14,200, just over 18% higher than our goal was for this year. We greatly appreciate our sponsors Wetlab and Paul Pace/Amazon, our anonymous donor who […]

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