Hand Washing Song

The teachers at Ashwood have been hard at work creating take home learning plans for our students. We miss you! So we made this video for you. It’s a song you can sing when you wash your hands (over and over!) It’s just the right length (20 seconds or so)...
APC Funds Restorative Practices Workshop for Faculty

APC Funds Restorative Practices Workshop for Faculty

The faculty wishes to acknowledge and thank Ashwood’s parents for their generous contribution that will allow three of Ashwood’s grade school teachers to attend a six-session AWSNA Restorative Practices workshop. Through the APC’s contribution and the donation of an...

Class 1–2 Studies the Life of Wangari Maathai

Text: Wangari Maathai planted one million trees with the help of many Kenyan women. She was hit and jailed, but she never gave up. As part of their Saints and Legends block, Class 1-2 has been studying the life of Wangarĩ Muta Maathai (1940–2011) a renowned Kenyan...
Ashwood Tour Offers Window on Waldorf

Ashwood Tour Offers Window on Waldorf

On Wednesday, April 8, from 8:15 a.m. – 10:30 a.m., Ashwood Waldorf School will offer community members an opportunity to visit classes in-session. This behind-the-scenes look at Waldorf education is for all those who are curious about what goes on in a...
Where In the World Is Ms. Davis?

Where In the World Is Ms. Davis?

Sophie Davis, Ashwood’s strings teacher, will be off on an exciting adventure for the next several weeks. Her travels will take her to a schooner traveling through the Caribbean, while she collects water sound recordings later be integrated into a musical piece...
Our 2020-2021 First Grade Teacher

Our 2020-2021 First Grade Teacher

Lori Duckstad Please join us in enthusiastically welcoming Lori Duckstad to Ashwood’s faculty as grade one teacher in 2020-2021. Lori is a trained Waldorf teacher with more than 20 years of experience as a Waldorf class, handwork, and music teacher. In addition to...
Ashwood Adult Community Learning: Carve a Swedish Spoon

Ashwood Adult Community Learning: Carve a Swedish Spoon

Have you ever wished that you could take the classes that are offered to the students at Ashwood? Well, here is your chance! Join us for a three-session spoon-carving workshop! Ashwood’s much loved woodworking teacher, Forrester Valle, will guide adults in this...
Class 3-4 Fedco Seed Sale

Class 3-4 Fedco Seed Sale

All the flowers of tomorrow are in the seeds of today. —Ancient Proverb Class 3-4 is selling vegetable and flower seeds from Fedco to raise money for upcoming field trips and class activities.  You may view descriptions of the available seeds and print order...