Our beloved Halloween Journey sold out much quicker than anticipated – we’re sorry not everyone who wanted tickets was able to get them this year, and wish you all a very Happy Halloween no matter how you end up celebrating it. (And we look forward to greeting those who were able to get a ticket to this magical and mysterious journey here at the school – tours starting at 4:50p.m.).
TUITION & SUPPLY FEE PAYMENT DATES:
- May 15th – Kindergarten Registration deadline and 30% non-refundable deposit.
- May 31st – To guarantee your child’s space in the class, supply fees & Society Dues are due and payable for School Year and 30% non-refundable deposit.
- August 31st – Deadline for all tuitions are payable for the School Year and 30% non-refundable deposit.
2017-2018 School Year
|1ST CHILD||2ND CHILD||3RD CHILD||4TH CHILD|
|Kindergarten & Classes 1-8||$3000||$2400||$1800||$1800|
Tuition is supported by per student operating grants received from the BC Ministry of Education. This support is only available to the School for eligible families (eg: the international student is eligible if one of the parents have a valid Work Permit, or Full Student Visa). See foreign student/international student fees.
Foreign Student Fee
$4,800 –In addition to tuition and supply fees if not recognized for B.C. Government Educational Operating Grant Funding.
Supply Fees (per child) (non-refundable)
Classes 1, 2, 3: $435
Classes 4, 5: $460
Classes 6, 7, 8: $560
NWS Administration Fee:
One time Fee/per Family: $100
Nelson & Area Waldorf School Association Society Dues:
Per household cost/year: $100
At Nelson Waldorf School we support Social Inclusion. In an effort to include a wide spectrum of families, we have developed a Tuition Modification Program. Each year applications can be filled out outlining the family’s financial situation.
Nelson Waldorf Childcare Centre has openings in our Full and Half Day programs. We offer a creative based play approach to learning and growing in an amazing natural environment. Inquiries to firstname.lastname@example.org or 250.352.6919
The Nelson Waldorf School is seeking a part time qualified Movement Ed teacher for the upcoming 2017-18 School year. This position is for Class 6, 7 & 8 Movement Ed and will be four periods per week. The successful candidate must hold a B.C. teaching certificate with a qualification in Physical Education.
Please send resume and letter of interest to school office Attention: Donna Switzer at email@example.com.
The Nelson Waldorf School is seeking a Waldorf Trained and experienced teacher for a potential 3rd Kindergarten in September 2017.
This position is a full-time permanent position with responsibilities to include delivering the Waldorf Curriculum, student assessments, and goals, collegial faculty responsibilities, as well as parent communication and relationships. Teacher base salary is $42,500 with incremental consideration for work experience in Waldorf Schools. Benefits include medical, life insurance and long-term disability insurance. Tuition Benefit is available to all employees.
The Nelson Waldorf School is a flourishing school of 170 students from Kindergarten to Class Eight and we are committed to excellence in our education. Our eight class teachers are Waldorf trained and experienced. We offer a full Waldorf program for our students which includes Eurythmy, Music, French, Handwork, Woodwork and Movement Education. Our Middle School students engage in a wide variety of Outdoor Education experiences. We work strongly with Kim John Payne’s Social Inclusion approach and have an administrator for this work who also works closely with the academic needs of our students. Our Pedagogical Administrator has taught three class cycles at our school and mentors all of our teachers as well as supporting parent work throughout the school.
The Nelson Waldorf School is situated in a rural setting, on a beautiful mountainside 5 minutes from downtown Nelson. Nelson is a small city, located on the shores of Kootenay Lake and is a mecca for music and the arts.
Preference will be given to candidates with Waldorf Teacher Training and experience but we are open to speaking to teachers who have certification and are pursuing or are willing to pursue Waldorf Teacher training.
Please submit resume and three references to firstname.lastname@example.org
TOMORROW, FRIDAY FEBRUARY 10TH
Due to severe weather conditions predicted for Friday, the Nelson Waldorf School and Childcare Centre will be closed tomorrow Friday February 10, 2017. The school will reopen on Tuesday, February 14th.
Nelson Waldorf School
3648 Silverking Ski Hill Rd
Nelson B.C. V1L 5P9
Tel: (250) 352-6919