An Education that Provides Learning Experiences Far Beyond the Classroom
Every experience is a teaching opportunity at the Nelson Waldorf School. The curriculum meets or exceeds BC Ministry of Education benchmarks, while providing an artistically rich, sustainability-focussed learning environment.
We follow an educational framework that builds tomorrow’s leaders, today
Challenging, immersive curriculum to encourage critical thinking and problem solving.
Forward-thinking approach to solving tomorrows, challenges, today.
Cultivating a sense of agency, and the knowledge that service-based positive change is possible.
Our school in the forest
The Nelson Waldorf School is located minutes from Nelson, BC – a thriving little city located in the Selkirk Mountains on the West Arm of Kootenay Lake in British Columbia, Canada. Known for its strong artistic and cultural life, Nelson and the surrounding area offers a magnificent four seasons outdoor playground.
Interested in joining our community?
The Nelson Waldorf School has an open enrolment system, accepting students throughout the academic year, until spring break of the current year.
To further explore the ways Waldorf education can benefit your child, fill out the form below, or contact us for more information