In-Session Classroom Tour February 12th

Experience Waldorf first hand by walking through in-session classes on February 12th. See our teachers doing what they love and see students loving to learn. Administrators will be available to answer questions both before and after our in-session tour which begins Wednesday at 9am. Come Experience the Waldorf Difference. If you can come on the […]

Akron Mardi Gras Bash Benefits SGWS

The 2nd Annual Akron Mardi Gras Bash will be held on Saturday, March 1st, from 7:00 – 11:00 at The Tangier on W. Market Street near Highland Square. This Mardi Gras Destination features an open bar, New Orleans-style food, a DJ dance party and a full evening of dancing, masks, beads and fun. And best […]

Important Announcement for SGWS Families

Our Annual Giving Campaign needs you. Currently we only have 60% participation from our currently enrolled families, but we need 100% of families to donate if we hope to receive grants from outside sources. They figure, if you don’t support Spring Garden, why should they?! We need every enrolled family’s help, no matter how small the […]

Benefit Auction Venue – Greystone Hall

We are pleased to announce that this year’s Auction will be at the majestic Greystone Hall in downtown Akron. The seven-story, greek-inspired Greystone Hall was built in 1917 as the Masonic Temple. When the Masons moved out in 2003, the Hall began offering up its space for theater, banquets, meetings and weddings. Spring Garden’s Benefit […]

Updated and Revised Attendance and Tardy Policy

As part of the Strategic Plan developed last year by the faculty, staff, Board, and parents, we are in the process of reviewing and updating school policies to reflect current and best practices. We have recently completed a revised Attendance and Tardy Policy, which will go into effect on Tuesday, January 21 (following the Martin Luther King, […]

Alumni On SGWS.org

Since our ever-popular Alumni section gets much attention here on the blog, we decided to conglomerate those posts and create a page on our website. Here’s the link: http://sgws.org/alumni-accomplishments/  Our new Page Contents are also below for easy reading. We are SO proud of all our alumni. Great job everyone! Nate Howe Northeast Ohio native and […]

Santa Lucia at Spring Garden

Friday, December 13th, second grade students will help the school community celebrate Santa Lucia day. As summarized from Catholic.org and Wikipedia, Lucy’s name means “light” and its etymology also refers to “clarity.” St. Lucia — also known as Saint Lucy, Santa Lucia, Sankta Lucia and Santa Lucía — died in Diocletian Christian persecution. She has been […]

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This Weeks Events … Wednesday, December 11 Book Study Group on Our Twelve Senses – 9:00 a.m. Grades 7 & 8 Field Trip to Canton Museum of Art – 9:15 a.m. Bookmobile Thursday, December 12 Parent Council Meeting – 6:00 p.m. December 14 Basketball: Girls vs. St. Augustine – 6:00 p.m. at St. Hilary Mark […]

Jaguars Basketball Schedule

  DATE TIME SITE TEAM OPPONENT Sat. December 7th 2 p.m. St. Paul 8B St. Augustine   6 p.m. St. Hilary Girls St. Joseph CF Sun. December 8th 3 p.m. Hoban 2 Girls St. Paul   5 p.m. Queen of Heaven (Q of H) Green, OH 8B Q of H Sat. December 14th 6 p.m. […]