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SMWS Alumni White Paper

SMWS Alumni White Paper Dear SMWS Community, It is with great pride that we share with you our first Alumni White Paper, entitled “A Portrait of the Shining Mountain Waldorf High School Graduate”. This article is the result of 18 months of dedicated research by Nita Davanzo, our Alumni Relations Coordinator and proud graduate of […]

Waldorf100: A New Film Celebrating 100 Years of Waldorf Education Around the World

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wfec6eF4I_4 From Waldorf Today: The point of this film is to introduce the concept of the upcoming Waldorf100 Centennial in 2019-2020. The goal is to help families and schools around the world recognize that Waldorf education can, and does, have an important impact on the challenges we face in the world today. Too often we get […]

SMWS Alumni Panel | Thursday, March 16, 7-9pm

What Can You Do With A Waldorf Education? Anything. And Everything. Please join us for a special evening with some of our treasured Shining Mountain alumni and learn how Waldorf education and their time at SMWS have impacted their life paths and what wonderful things they are doing now in their lives! Event: SMWS Alumni […]

National German Awards

National German Awards 10th, 11th and 12th grade Shining Mountain Waldorf German students took the American Association of German Teachers national exams at the end of January. There were about 20,000 participants in all. Please congratulate the following students who received awards in this tough competition: Alec Evans (12th grade) – Level 4 Goldurkunde (Gold […]

BOT Notes and Votes | January 2017

Board of Trustees Notes and Votes for January 10, 2017 At January 10, 2017 meeting the Board of Trustees: Welcomed the members of the Governance Council: Marilyn Fox, Dorothea Altgelt, Theresa Baker, Cherie Flandrick, Jamie York. Participated in a discussion regarding tuition setting, led by Andy Wyckoff-Judson, Treasurer.  The Finance Committee has recommended a tuition […]

Alumni Interview | Gelsey Malferrari (2001)

Interview with Gelsey Malferrari | Class of 2001 ~ Interviewed by SMWS alumna & current Alumni Coordinator, Nita DaVanzo 1. From your time of graduation from SMWS in 2001 to now, where have your steps taken you?  Down some expected and some very unexpected paths. I started my college career at Earlham College in Richmond, […]