At Whidbey Island  Waldorf School, we meet the children where they are, challenging them intellectually, inspiring them creatively, and gently guiding them socially.

After-School Programs


Grades After-School Program on Tuesday afternoons

In the Garden at Whidbey Institute

Starting in January

Details coming soon!

Walk Through the Grades! & Outreach Events


Walks Through the Grades
We hold Walks in October, November, January and March.

The next Walk Through is:
Monday, November 26, 8:30am - 10am

Upcoming in 2019:
Thursday, January 17
Tuesday, March 12
8:30am - 10am

Experience Waldorf education in action. We will visit three classrooms over the course of the morning. Discover our hands-on, whole-human, developmental approach to learning.
Please RSVP to Karina: enrollment@wiws.org

Dia de Los Muertos
Day of the Dead
Public Observance
Thursday, November 1, 2018
7pm - 9pm
Come to our Lobby ofrenda with your stories, your songs, your songs or your heartfelt silence.

Saturday, February 2nd.
10am - 1pm

Holiday Faire
Saturday, December 1, 2018
10am - 1pm
Come one come ALL!
Children's craft-making, Holiday Shoppe, music, Puppet Wizard, food and drink for low cost
ALL are Welcome

Adult Education talk, Langley
Saturday, March 23, 2019
10am - 11:30am
SW Commons, back room
ALL are Welcome!
Free Admission

Saturday, May 3
10am - 1pm
Come one, come All!
Children's craft-making, field games, cake walk, face painting, food and drink for low cost.
ALL are Welcome!

Grandparents & Special Friends Day
Friday, May 3, 2019
8:30am - 11:30am

On our campus, in our Common Room.

Come along for a morning to visit your grandchild's classroom(s), enjoy a yummy brunch, meet our Administrator and learn about Waldorf education from a Grades teacher.

Free to all Grandparents and Special Friends!!

RSVP with Karina, enrollment@wiws.org

Early Childhood Open House
Friday, May 3, 2019
8:30 am - 10:00 am
On our campus, inside the KG classroom and on the land.

Register to come with Karina, enrollment@wiws.org

Visit our Outdoor woodland play area and surrounds.
WIWS sits on 100 acres of forest trust land! Nature abounds for the young in age, and those in heart and spirit as well.
Meet our EC teachers, and experience a bit of the wonder of early childhood in a Waldorf classroom through songs, movement, fairy tales and more.

Discover how a Waldorf Kindergarten experience nourishes the senses, develops the body and brain, and prepares the student for a lifetime of learning.

Come see the best examples of Waldorf education in action - our students! A morning performance of music, poetry and so much more.
Children, adults, families - ALL are Welcome!
No registration necessary.

Saturday, November 10, 2018
10am - 11am
at the Bayview Community Hall
ALL are Welcome!
Free Admission

Saturday, March 16, 2019
10am - 11am
at the Bayview Community Hall
ALL are Welcome!
Free Admission

Community Festivals

Dia De Los Muertos
Public Observance
Thursday, November 1st, 2018
WIWS opens our doors to the public every year on this special day of remembrance.
Children, adults; All are Welcome.

Holiday Faire
Saturday, December 1st, 2018
10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Please come to annual Children's Holiday Faire, a much beloved day of craft making, craft selling, music, delicious food and merriment by and for all!

MayFaire 2019!

Saturday, May 3rd, 2019
10:00am - 1:00pm

Mayfaire girl

Please come to our lovely woodland campus and celebrate Spring! MayFaire is a festival day of rebirth and renewal, a time for singing and festooning the world with flowers. There are crafts, activities, and field games for the whole family; songs, food and, of course, the MayPole!

Parent-Child Programs & Adult Education

Rosebud Parent/Child Program

Winter Session, 5 Saturdays in January and February
Saturday, January 12, 19, 26, February 2 and 9
9am - 11am

$125 for a total of 5 classes
Please register with Karina, at enrollment@wiws.org

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