We believe your child entered this world with an abundance of gifts and a life’s purpose. To assist in unearthing and discovering your child’s gifts we offer a developmentally appropriate and experiential based approach to education.
As a parent we understand that where you choose to have your child spend their formative education is an important decision. If chosen wisely this can inspire life-long learning and enable your child to fully develop their unique capacities.
You may question whether the school your child is currently attending (or will soon attend) is addressing all of your child’s needs. You are determined to find a school and community that will welcome you openly and meet the holistic needs of your child and at the same time align with your family’s beliefs and values.
Our school may be just what you are searching for if:
- You believe wonder, reverence and joy should be at the heart of early school life and these experiences should be enriched with outdoor exploration, painting, gardening, cooking and working with natural materials.
- You believe all children deserve to be provided with a warm and inviting environment with loving teachers who care deeply for them.
- You are looking for a grade school curriculum that is broad, comprehensive, vibrant and academically vigorous but also integrates visual, textural and performing arts on a daily basis.
- You wish your child grows to be well-rounded, resilient and prepared for a changing world.
- You value an education that provides skills for life including self-discipline, independence, and analytical and critical thinking.
Trillium Waldorf School (est. 1996) has routinely been voted the number one private school in Guelph. Our teachers serve children from birth to grade eight and are dedicated to inspiring an inner enthusiasm for learning.
Through our unique tuition adjustment program, we ensure that the financial resources of the child’s family do not limit their acceptance into our school.
During our time together we trust you will witness our commitment to nurturing our students as they unfold and develop their unique potential, gain a deep inner sense of purpose and lifelong confidence to act as conscious citizens of a more beautiful world we know is possible.
Guelph Outdoor School and Trillium Waldorf School presents . . . An Evening with Richard Louv and Jon YoungSep 28 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Please join us for this inspiring evening when Richard Louv and Jon Young will speak together for the first time! Single Pass ($20) Group Pass ($150/10 tickets) Richard Louv Richard Louv is a journalist and author of nine books, including Last Child in the Woods: Saving Our Children From Nature-Deficit Disorder, The Nature Principle: Reconnecting with Life in aRead moreFind out more »
Oct 12 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am
Come learn what distinguishes the Waldorf approach and how it uniquely meets the needs of developing children and ignites life long learning.Find out more »
Oct 12 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Oct 13 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
From a Parent-Toddler class through the grades, children in a Waldorf school are immersed in stories. Starting with simple nature stories in the early childhood, children will hear many stories through the years: fairy tales, folk tales, fables, myths, legends, biographies, and stories from history, spoken aloud by the teacher and transmitted heart-to-heart. In addition, academicRead moreFind out more »
Oct 22 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Have you ever felt inspired by Waldorf dolls and thought of making one for your child? This is your first step to learn how. Please join us for a three hour introductory workshop by Luciana Baptista Cohen who will teach us how to make a simple Waldorf doll and also demonstrate the basic skills and techniques neededRead moreFind out more »
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Guelph Outdoor School and Trillium Waldorf School presents . . . An Evening with Richard Louv and Jon Young
Please join us for this inspiring evening when Richard Louv and Jon Young will speak together for the first time! Single Pass ($20) Group Pass ($150/10 tickets) Richard Louv Richard Louv is a journalist and author of nine books, including Last Child in the Woods: Saving Our Children ... Read more