After many years of preparation and analysis, Shining Mountain Waldorf School’s plans for a redesigned campus and new high school are underway. 

Please mark your calendars for the new Shining Mountain Waldorf High School Groundbreaking Ceremony on Wednesday, April 12. 
We will begin gathering on the site of the new high school on the Shining Meadows at 3:15 pm. The ceremony will begin at 3:30 pm. We look forward to celebrating with our community!
High School Campus Construction Timeline
  • Construction begins mid-March 2023 (construction fencing is currently being erected).
  • Installation of the geothermal wells will start at the end of March or the beginning of April 2023.
  • Road construction improvements will occur during the summer months of 2023.
  • High school building completion is expected February 2024.
Things to Know About Construction
  • All construction team members will be parking onsite within the fenced-in construction area on the Shining Meadows.
  • Fransen Pittman Construction will have an onsite construction office (trailer).
  • Our site Superintendent from Fransen Pittman Construction is CJ Campbell. Any concerns about the project or site construction will be brought to his attention. 
  • Construction updates will be posted weekly on the New Campus Development webpage on Updates will also be shared in The Weekly newsletter and on our social media platforms.


Below is a drawing of our new campus from the site plan developed by our architectural firm Sopher Sparn Architects

Site/Construction Team Contact Information

As we are working on completing the high school project, we plan on starting construction of the Festival Hall addition and then the lower school campus in phases.

The SMWS Board of Trustees is very appreciative of all those who have worked tirelessly over many years to achieve this major milestone with Boulder County.


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