NEWS

Advent Spiral

What a beautiful and light filled Advent Spiral we had this year. The spiral is an important part of  the Steiner Waldorf calendar, symbolizing finding light in the darkness.    

Continue Reading

A wonderful Advent Fair

A huge thank you to all our families, students, friends and community members who came along to our Advent Fair this weekend and made it so magical. We raised over £750 for the school, and had great fun with face painting, angel-making, puppet shows and more.  

Continue Reading

Wreath making workshop

This Thursday we’re holding a wreath-making workshop for parents, carers and friends of Calder Valley Steiner School in Hebden Bridge. The workshop is free, but all wreaths will kept to sell at our Advent Fair fundraiser this weekend in Hebden Bridge. (If you’d like to take your wreath away with you after the workshop, we

Continue Reading

Advent Fair – Saturday 1st December

Our Advent Fair is nearly here! We’re so looking forward to seeing everyone this Saturday in Hebden Bridge for good food and lots of festive fun! The students and the Parent craft group have been busy making festive things to buy, and our vegetarian cafe menu looks set to be one of our best yet! Our

Continue Reading

Photography in school

As part of our exploration around careers, Class 4/5 were visited by local photographers James and Jo. The children had a chance to take portraits of one another using a polaroid camera and learned about the different skills involved in running a creative business. James and Jo have also kindly volunteered their time to take

Continue Reading

Advent Fair – final stall spaces available!

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

Continue Reading

Christmas shoe box appeal

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!

Continue Reading

Martinmas Lantern Festival

What an amazing lantern festival we had this year, bringing light to the autumn darkness with our Steiner School community. We lit a bonfire in the school garden, strung fairy lights from the trees and the children shared the story of St Martin, who the festival is named after. As a Roman soldier, St Martin

Continue Reading