In a Waldorf school, festivals are an essential part of the education of children. They provide indispensable nourishment for the child’s soul.  Every symbol and custom needs to be as genuine and honest as possible to express the essence of what is celebrated. We felt it important to let the seasons guide us this year […]

Inspiring children to learn with questions about the world we live in Class Three

In Class Three we are discovering that everything is related and all the themes that we need to look at this year pretty much fall under one umbrella. We have just completed a study on the creation story according to the Ancient Hebrew Scriptures. From this two week main lesson we realized that the heavenly […]

Let Briar and Michael Grimley take you on an adventure through art and storytelling at Raphaeli Waldorf School, 9 & 10 March for all parents.

EVENT DETAILS: date: 9, 10 March 2018 time: Friday evening, all day Saturday place/venue: Raphaeli Waldorf School, Plettenberg Bay Course fee R600 per person R300 parents of children at Raphaeli Waldorf School, and Friends of the school Enquiries and Bookings Kirsten: or phone: 044 533 6157 Briar and Michael have learned the value of story and […]

Learning the value of South African geographical medicine in Class Five.

Inspiring children to learn with Geographic Medicine in Class Five. Steiner considers studying Geography a healing balm to both the human being and the land. Keeping this in mind, Class five at Raphaeli Waldorf have been diving into producing stunning maps of the Garden Route and South African provinces this term, while also exploring valuable […]