Congratulations to our District 2 Honors Instrumental Festival MusiciansCongratulations to our District 2 Honors Instrumental Festival Musicians
Tuesday, January 14, 2020

This past Friday and Saturday Maine Coast Waldorf School musicians Isla Barmby, Nora Goldberg-Courtney and Grace Kessler, Gus Anderson, William Barmby, Alec Benton, Noah Corcoran, Maddie Harrison, Ruby Harrison, Minka Holtrop and Lydia Sharp participated in the District 2 Honors Instrumental Festival At Oxford Hills Comprehensive High School. Over the two day festival, students rehearsed […]

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Clara Bossi, Myah Garrison Earn MCWS Poetry Out Loud HonorsClara Bossi, Myah Garrison Earn MCWS Poetry Out Loud Honors
Tuesday, January 14, 2020

Junior Clara Bossi and senior Myah Garrison finished first and runner-up, respectively, in this year’s high school Poetry Out Loud competition. They were among seven finalists from the four grades, including: ninth grader Piper Staples, sophomores Emma Haims and Avery Jean, junior Finn Veerkamp and senior Adams Staples. These students advanced through the preliminary round […]

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Responsible Innovation in the High School Humanities CurriculumResponsible Innovation in the High School Humanities Curriculum
Tuesday, December 31, 2019

The Waldorf high school humanities curriculum is rich and storied, but with a preponderance of the Western canon. As we work on enlivening the next 100 years of Waldorf education, one of our tasks is to take up responsible innovation that reflects the diversity of our students and includes more voices from across the human […]

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Poetry Out Loud Finalists SelectedPoetry Out Loud Finalists Selected
Tuesday, December 17, 2019

Last week seven Maine Coast Waldorf students earned top honors in the preliminary round of the school’s Poetry Out Loud contest and advanced to the finals, to be held on Thursday, January 9, at 8:20 in the Downeast Room of the high school. Parents are welcome to attend. The seven students include ninth grader Piper […]

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An Idea for Age-Appropriate Inclusivity in Early Childhood StoriesAn Idea for Age-Appropriate Inclusivity in Early Childhood Stories
Thursday, December 5, 2019

Blog Rebirth II: As Waldorf educators and administrators, we are each looking for spaces to echo the Association of Waldorf Schools of North America’s (AWSNA) call for Responsible Innovation; to evaluate and to expand what we offer. Through this process, we also come to recognize the many ways our curriculum is already designed to build […]

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Grandparents Day is One of Our Favorites!Grandparents Day is One of Our Favorites!
Thursday, October 24, 2019

Grandparents Day is an event we look forward to all year.  We are excited to welcome a wonderful group of grandparents and special friends to our campus tomorrow. This day provides us with a delightful opportunity to express our gratitude to our grandparents who do so much to support our families and the school. Grandparents […]

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MCWS Adds Two Waldorf Chronicles to Storycorps ArchiveMCWS Adds Two Waldorf Chronicles to Storycorps Archive
Tuesday, October 15, 2019

The Waldorf Chronicles are a Waldorf100 archival project that involves recording the stories of Waldorf teachers, staff, parents, students, and/or communities and adding them to the StoryCorps Archive. Through this project the histories of Waldorf schools around the continent will be preserved for future generations. To date, Maine Coast Waldorf School has recorded and shared […]

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