Annual Giving to Spring Garden

Philanthropy is from a Greek term meaning “love of mankind.” You, as a parent in a Waldorf school, have made it your practice to give money and time to improve the life of the school and the experiences of the children. As you begin to think about your contributions to the Annual Giving and Capital […]

Alumni Chosen for Jr. Leadership Akron

SGWS Alumni, Sarah Longville, has been selected as one of 50 students in the area to participate in Jr. Leadership Akron. Sarah is pictured third from the left, on a field trip learning more about Akron Children’s Hospital as part of Jr. Leadership Akron’s curriculum.   Each high school in Summit County is invited to […]

Children’s Festival Artists’ Market Vendors

What will you see at our Artists’ Market at the 2016 Children’s Festival, Nov. 19th from 10am-4pm? On the way over to our Garden Cafe, for delicious homemade food for everyone (vegan and gluten free included), you’ll see the handmade wares of different artisans who often work in natural materials/fibers and engage in good, old […]

Children’s Festival & Artists’ Market

The Annual Spring Garden Waldorf Children’s Festival & Artists’ Market — We Share the Same Backyard — is November 19th from 10am-4pm. The festival takes place at 1791 South Jacoby Rd in Copley, OH. Admission to this cash-only event is $3 per person. Children of all ages love the free or low-cost ticketed activities including magical cookie […]

Help Us Raise The Roof

Our Raise the Roof Capital Campaign, in its third year, is to raise funds to build a gabled, asphalt shingled roof over our leaky flat roof which has outlived its useful life. We are actually ahead of schedule, thanks in large part to our contractor who has found numerous ways to save us money over […]

Spring Garden Open House Nov. 6th

Join us Sunday, November 6th, at 1 p.m. for our first Open House of the school year. Drop into our welcoming school community for self guided tours to see student work, visit classrooms and speak with faculty, staff and current parents. Click Here to Register. We are the only accredited Waldorf school in Northeast Ohio and seek to educate […]

Student’s Grow Produce for Hattie’s Food Hub

SGWS students are growing and harvesting food from the school garden for Hattie’s Food Hub. The Hub is an innovative Hattie Larlham farm-to-table work training program for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities which also serves a need in the Akron community for access to fresh, local food through its fresh market. As a part of […]

Be a Children’s Festival Vendor

Planning is well under way for the Annual Children’s Festival and Artists’ Market at Spring Garden Waldorf School. The event will take place this year on Saturday, November 19th from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm. This unique event brings over 700 attendees to our school for a magical blend of creative activities, enchanted attractions, great […]

Neuroscience and Waldorf Education with Joshua Magleby, Ph.D.

“Neuroscience and Waldorf Education” Wednesday, September 28 – 7:00 p.m. only Please join us to hear neuropsychologist Dr. Joshua Magleby speak about neuroscience and the ways in which Waldorf education supports brain development. Please email Amy Hecky to Register. Registration is required for this free event.Dr. Magleby is a frequent lecturer on topics related to neuropsychological and […]

Michaelmas in The Waldorf Tradition

In Waldorf education, we celebrate Michaelmas — a traditional Christian celebration of the Archangel St. Michael — observed in the Northern Hemisphere since Roman times on September 29th and typically honored by a feast. Michaelmas is also held around the equinox and has been associated with the beginning of fall and the darker, colder days […]