It is with a heavy heart that we must share with you the sad news that the upper classe of Calder Valley Steiner School will be closing their doors after 10 years of providing education in the Calder Valley. On July 19th 2019 all of the School’s activities at Cragg Vale will cease, including the
Exciting news! The Kindergarten will now be opening for longer days, yippee! The changes are as follows: The Kindergarten day will consist of 2 sessions, 9am – 11.30am and 12.30-3pm. It will be possible to use NEF hours for these 2 sessions, totalling 5 hours per day. It will be possible for children to
Education should not be about learning the knowledge required to pass tests, it should be about preparing children for the journey of life…. Calder Valley Steiner Education (CVSE) will be undergoing a massive restructure in the following months. CVSE will be offering tutoring sessions to support home educated children. There will no longer be a
Dear families and friends, In 2019 the Steiner-Waldorf movement will be 100 year old! Students at UK Steiner schools have been taking part and creating a poster design incorporating the pre-existing Waldorf 100 logo, to promote UK based Steiner-Waldorf events that will take place around the country. We have some very exciting
Season’s greetings, What a year its been, full of school festivals, fairs and school trips for the older classes. Thank you to all our families for their continued support of the school. We look forward to seeing you all in the New Year. Merry Christmas and a Happy New year! From all
Thank you to everyone that contributed to the school Christmas shoe box appeal. We took 23 shoe boxes to St Augustine’s on Tuesday; helping to spread the joy to all at Christmas time.
We have three final spaces available for stalls at our Advent Fair in Hebden Bridge on December 1st – one stall in the main hall, and two in the side room. These spots are open to parents/carers and also anyone in the local community, so please share this post if you know anyone who might
Dear families and friends, It’s that time of year again when we need your help! Please, please donate any unwanted shoe boxes ASAP and/or Christmas present gifts ASAP! See suggestions below. All donations can be sent to the school office. Many thanks!
By popular demand, we’re expanding the hours offered to our Kindergarten children to extend to 30 hours per week. Appledapple afternoons will run from 1:45 to 3pm, led by one of our experienced Kindergarten teaching assistants, to a teaching plan set by our Kindergarten teacher. This additional time together will include a snack, a story and some Steiner