Michaelmas Festival – In School Event

This celebration involves the students only. Michaelmas falls near the autumn equinox, marking the quickly darkening days in the northern hemisphere. It comes at a time when the weather is rapidly changing and the days are noticeably shorter, and we have a natural instinct to prepare for the colder months ahead. It marks the end of the […]

Halloween Enchantment

Our annual fall event where the children embark on a magical journey in the autumn twilight where they'll encounter many enchanting characters! https://micha-elschool.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/10/Enchantment-2018.pdf    

Day After Halloween- No School

Traditionally waldorf schools are closed on the day after Halloween as a gesture of caring for children who may have enjoyed lots of sweets the night before.

Martinmas Lantern Walk – Supported By Grade 2

All around us are signs of the season's transition from autumn into winter. The nights grow longer, the days shorter, and the breezes merrily dance with the colorful autumn leaves. It is a time for us to once again find that source of inner light, and carry it forth bravely into the coming darkness of […]

Advent Spiral – In School Event Supported- by 7th and 8th Grade

WHAT IS THE ADVENT SPIRAL? The spiral walk is a festival that is practiced in most Waldorf schools on or near the winter solstice. The tradition honors the seasonal cycle of light and darkness by arranging a simple spiral labyrinth walk.  Everything about the spiral walk is rooted in symbolic meaning:  from the form of […]