Alumni Thespians in the News

Three accomplished SGWS graduates — Sarah Caley, Jerome Hume, and Alec Soudry — are performing this week in the Archbishop Hoban High School Theater Series performance of ‘The Night Thoreau Spent in Jail.’ Jerome is playing the part of Waldo, Sarah is Ball, and Alec is the voice of the Minister. The play is based […]

Cuyahoga Valley Summer Workshop

Does your grade 4-8 student play an instrument? How about a stimulating week of music camp August 10-14? The Cuyahoga Valley Summer Music Workshop will be held in Akron, Ohio and runs Monday-Friday from 9:00 am until 3:00 pm, with aftercare available 3:00-5:00. The camp is for students in grades 4-8 who play string instruments, flute, […]

The Case for a Summer Slowdown

If you Google, “Summer break with children,” you get two types of search results — a variety of activity lists or articles about the evils of summer’s off. Turns out they call it “summer fade,” which is a one month backslide in learning coupled with an increase in Body Mass Index (BMI) for kids. Many parents […]

A New Flower in Our Garden

by Hazel Emery M.Ed. Spring Garden Waldorf School was fortunate to be gifted an original P.R. Miller sculpture for our grounds. Miller — a.k.a. “The Grizzled Wizard of Waste Not, Want Not” — is renowned for creating unique works of art using recycled and reclaimed materials. Miller is the artist-in-residence for Stan Hywet Hall and […]

Roof Art Community Day

Join us at school on Saturday, May 30th, from 10am – 2pm for Roof Art Community Day. This fun and festive community painting party will let families create an art piece to be included inside our new roof. Plywood can be purchased at $100/sheet and the art will be used to line the inside walls […]

Calling All Dads for the Auction

While the moms are working on the Mother Love blanket, we would like to give the dads an opportunity to get involved in an art project for the auction as well. “Reflections of a Waldorf Father” will be a 16″ x 20″ mirrored wall hanging consisting of various sizes of wooden blocks hand-stained by all fathers […]

Spring Garden Fun in February

There are lots of fun school related events coming up in the month of February!   Mardi Gras Benefit Bash at Tangiers- February 7 The Third annual Mardi Gras Benefit Bash this year is set for February 7, 2015, at 6 p.m. at The Tangiers Restaurant in West Akron. There will New Orleans themed tapas, […]

Win a Free Ticket to the 2015 Auction

We are selling $1 raffle tickets for a chance to win entry to this year’s Annual Auction Benefit.   Starting on January 15th, $1 earns you one raffle ticket and one chance to be drawn as the winner of a free Auction Banquet Ticket. A $75.00 value! Enter as many times as you like. The […]