MCWS Community: Sign up for your Smirkus shift today!MCWS Community: Sign up for your Smirkus shift today!
Monday, July 17, 2017

It takes all of us in our school community to make Circus Smirkus Freeport a success. Sign up for your shift today: http://www.signupgenius.com/go/20f0e4ea9ac2ca02-circus Questions? Contact [email protected]

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Circus Smirkus Returns to Freeport for its 30th Anniversary TourCircus Smirkus Returns to Freeport for its 30th Anniversary Tour
Friday, July 14, 2017

     Circus Smirkus, Vermont’s award-winning international traveling youth circus, is returning to Freeport on its 30th Anniversary Big Top Tour. Due to construction at Maine Coast Waldorf School this summer, all of the Circus Smirkus performances will take place at Freeport Middle School, 19 Kendall Lane, Freeport. MCWS will proudly present four Circus Smirkus […]

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MCWS Receives Best of Maine HonorsMCWS Receives Best of Maine Honors
Tuesday, June 20, 2017

We are pleased to announce that Maine Coast Waldorf School has again won the Down East Magazine’s Best of Maine Readers’ Choice award for Best Private School and this year we won Best Preschool too! We also won Best Private School in the Northern Forecaster’s Best of the Best contest. Thank you, Down East and […]

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MCWS Commencement Keynote Speaker, Fatuma HusseinMCWS Commencement Keynote Speaker, Fatuma Hussein
Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Fatuma Hussein, Maine Coast Waldorf School’s 2017 commencement keynote speaker, is the founder of the “United Somali Women of Maine” which, in 2016, morphed into the “Immigrant Resource Center of Maine.” Their mission is “to support refugee and immigrant communities by offering culturally and linguistically sensitive services to promote a healthy and equitable Maine.” Fatuma was […]

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End of Year Comings and Goings in the Faculty CircleEnd of Year Comings and Goings in the Faculty Circle
Wednesday, June 14, 2017

When we started this school year, we knew that we needed to be ready for some big changes. We were prepared for sharing the parking lot with trucks, construction materials and lots of workers with hard hats. Our teachers adjusted to the noise and activity outside of their classroom windows with tolerance and grace and […]

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MCWS Alum Delivers Grandparents Day AddressMCWS Alum Delivers Grandparents Day Address
Thursday, May 25, 2017

Those of you who were lucky enough to be in the Community Hall for Grandparents Day on the morning of May 12th were treated to a wonderful talk by the talented Class of 2012 alum, Liza Simmons. Liza has since graciously shared the transcript of her talk with us and we are including it below.  […]

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MCWS Seniors to Perform “Look Homeward, Angel”MCWS Seniors to Perform “Look Homeward, Angel”
Tuesday, May 23, 2017

For their last artistic collaboration before they graduate, the Maine Coast Waldorf High School Class of 2017 is busily preparing their production of Look Homeward, Angel, based on Thomas Wolfe’s classic coming-of-age novel. Performances will be Tuesday evening, May 30 (an open dress rehearsal), followed by a school performance on Wednesday at 12:30 p.m., and […]

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MCWS Students Attend Maine All-State Music FestivalMCWS Students Attend Maine All-State Music Festival
Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Maine Coast Waldorf senior Thomas McLaughlin and sophomore Finn Dierks-Brown attended the Maine All-State Music Festival held at the University of Maine at Orono May 18-20. They were selected by audition from hundreds of students across the state who auditioned for this incredible musical experience. The students had the wonderful opportunity to meet new friends […]

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