Entries by Shining Mountain

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, […]

Board of Trustees Notes and Votes | Fall Semester 2016

Board of Trustees Notes and Votes for June 2016 At June 14, 2016 meeting the Board of Trustees: Received an update from the GC regarding the state of the school at all levels, retention and enrollment. Received Campus Development update, including current process and timeline. Marilyn Fox will lead the Programming work for the Campus […]

SMWS High School German Program Featured in Boulder Daily Camera

High school students at Shining Mountain Waldorf School now have the opportunity to prove their German skills through an exam and earn acceptance to a German university. German teacher Paula Blum said Shining Mountain is the first Waldorf school in North America to partner with the German government to offer the Deutsches Sprachdiplom program. Read the full […]

Shining Mountain Waldorf High School’s Production of “Into the Woods” by Stephen Sondheim

Before Thanksgiving Break, the High School came together for a week spent inside the Nomad Theater working on this year’s musical production, Into the Woods, by Stephen Sondheim. The vision for bringing this story into life came from Dr. Lawrence Mathews’ initial impulse last spring. Flying on the wings of his creative and enthusiastic vision, into rehearsal […]