2018 Summer Holiday Club at Ringwood Waldorf School

August Summer Holiday Club!

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August Summer Holiday Club 6th-17th August 2018:  for 6-12 year olds. A crafts and adventure summer holiday club for 6 to 12-year-olds from 6th to 17th August. Open to all.   If you’re looking for something great to do for your children this summer, try our August Summer Holiday Club.  We’re providing a healthy, entertaining […]

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Wish, Wonder & Surprise: Poems in Class 7

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Wish, Wonder & Surprise… Creative Writing Class 7 have been writing poems this term as part of their Creative Writing Main Lesson Block ‘Wish, Wonder and Surprise’. They are so lovely, we wanted to show them here:   Bluebells by Ishbel Sinclair Look at all the bluebells, In the bluebell woods. With their bright green stalks, […]

St Johns Midsummer Festival 2018 at Ringwood Waldorf School

Festival: Celebrating Midsummer St Johns 2018

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St John’s Festival 2018 Last Friday we celebrated Midsummer at school with St John’s Festival. As is traditional, the fire was lit by students from Class 10 for the whole community to gather round. Then there was a short assembly in Keir Hall and music from the Mother Ukers and their ukeleles. Gathering around the […]

The Tempest performed by Class 10 of Ringwood Waldorf School

Play: ‘The Tempest’ by Class 10

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The Tempest by William Shakespeare Performed by Class 10 Before heading off on their Wilderness class trip to Sweden, Class 10 made the time to share their end-of-year performance of Shakespeare’s ‘Tempest’ with us. What a magnificent play it is, and how magnificently performed it was – we loved it! We know this class well […]

Class 8 Project Presentations at Ringwood Waldorf School 2018

Class 8 Projects 2018

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Each year, over the course of their last year in the main school, Class 8 work on a project outside school, then bring them in to share with everyone. The focus and scale of each project is the choice of the individual students – anything that they are passionate about. Each year, there is always […]

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Eco-School Silver Award!

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Ringwood Waldorf School has obtained an Eco-Schools’ Silver Award! by Gill Hickman Sussed in the Forest, Eco-Schools Assessor Eco-schools award   It was a genuine pleasure to meet members of Class 7 whose hard work has been instrumental in the school obtaining the award. While Ringwood Waldorf School’s entire ethos is underpinned by a genuinely […]

Ringwood Waldorf School Summer Fair 2018 Poster

Eco School – Getting to the Summer Fair!

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It’s our wonderful summer fair this Saturday and we’d love everyone to come. GETTING HERE The summer fair is on Saturday and we are very limited on parking. Please travel to school using alternative means if you can. Cycle – The Castleman Trailway passes by the school, Dorset’s longest and nicest cycleways. Bus – The X3, […]

Spring Flowers in our Wildflower Meadow

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June is here, and the wildflower meadow Class 6 planted in partnership with Friends of the Earth’s ‘Bee Cause’ campaign, is starting to blossom.  Do go to our School Garden and have a look if you get a moment.  It’s quite modest, but rather beautiful. Our aim of attracting bees and butterflies is beginning to […]

Class 9 perform Greek play at Ringwood Waldorf School

Theatre: Agamemnon’s Dilemma

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Class 9 performed a Greek chorus for the whole school as part of their History of Theatre main lesson with Nancy. Their Greek play was performed wearing masks and simple costumes and told the story of Agamemnon’s dilemma. The unfortunate king had to choose whether or not to sacrifice his daughter to the gods in order […]

RWS Maypole dancing 2018

May Festival Sunshine

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Maypole Dancing At this year’s May Festival, the rainbow-coloured ribbons around the maypole showed up beautifully in the glorious sunshine. What a treat for everyone – a real celebration to mark the change of season! Musicians from throughout the school accompanied each class with traditional songs to dance to while weaving the ribbons around the […]

Ahoy Concert at Gloucester Cathedral with pupils from Ringwood Waldorf School and Wynstones May 2018

Ahoy! Concert in Gloucester Cathedral

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Ahoy! Concert Last Friday many pupils from Classes 4 & 5 travelled to Gloucester Cathedral to take part in a multi-Steiner School concert, Ahoy!  The sun was shining, the children were in great form and the afternoon rehearsals, which were interspersed with picnics in the beautiful grounds of the cathedral and making new friends from […]