Comings and Goings

Comings & Goings: Waldorf school opening, August 2016

By Staff

Enrollment for the 2016-17 school year is now open for the Wasatch Waldorf Charter School, the first Waldorf School in Utah.

An approach to education started by the German-born educator Waldorf Steiner, these schools are known for their “head, heart, hands” philosophy. Classroom studies often emphasis development of artistic expression and critical reasoning skills, with only minor reliance on quantitative and standardized testing.

The tuition-free public school, to be located in the Millcreek area of Salt Lake County, welcomes students kindergar­ten through 8th grade. Each grade will have space for approximately 60 students, for a total school population of 540. Enroll­ment will be chosen by lottery this spring.

Educator positions are still being filled. Information on specific employment openings and qualifications can be found on the school’s website.


More January 2016 Comings & Goings:

Beltex Meats opening

SL Chiropractic welcomes Angie Binkerd

Vive Juicery expands

Sunny Strasburg moves

Local home brew shop expands

State-of-the-art Public Safety Building

Therapeutic Musician Training

Sensory deprivation tanks—the latest cure-all?

Sonita: Afghani rapper in Utah

Utah company, Healthy Hemp Pets, makes CBD-rich dog biscuits

Study with CATALYST Magazine garden writer James Loomis

Sweet Adelines local chapter open house

This article was originally published on January 12, 2016.