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Our Weekly Newsletter

News for our Families and Friends
In This Newsletter
Save The Date
Scrip
Spring Concert
Reserve Your Yearbook
After Care Reservations
Daily Pilot Cup
Looking For Some Summertime Handwork?
Wildcats Move-A-Thon Success
Annual Giving Update
Happenings in the High School
New Summer Camp Sign Ups
Notes from Nona
Think Green
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QUICK LINKS 

  
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DATES TO REMEMBER 

MAY

Spring Concert  

Thursday, May 26

St. Andrews in Newport Beach  

at 7:00 p.m.  

 

In Service Day-No School 

Friday, May 27

 

Memorial Day-No School

Monday, May 30

 

Twice Upon A Time

EVERY  

Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday

8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. 

 

Craft Group

EVERY Wednesday  

8:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. 

 

School Calendar  

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**SAVE THE DATE**

12th Grade Graduation

Saturday, June 18, 2011 at 2:00 p.m.

 

Waldorf School of Orange County

on the South Lawn at Parson's Field

  

The whole community is invited!   

Stop by the front office to RSVP and to pick up your tickets!    

 

View the invitation here!  


Scrip Logo Transparent

CLICK HERE To Order Scrip

3  1/2 more weeks of school! 

The Scrip year ends  

Thursday, July 21 at 2:00 p.m.   

 

The new 2011-2012 Scrip year begins Tuesday, August 2.

 

Summer Scrip Store Hours

Tuesday-Thursday

10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.  


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WSOC ON FACEBOOK

 

Check out our Facebook page!

 

SPRING CONCERT IS TONIGHT!  

Thursday, May 26 at 7:00 p.m.  

St. Andrews

600 Saint Andrews Road

Newport Beach, CA 92663

 

Concert dress for ALL:

BOYS:

White shirts with collars/tie/black dress pants/dark dress shoes/blk/dark socks

 

GIRLS:

White blouse/black skirt or dress (to knee when sitting) or black dress pants (no mini skirts or leggings)/dress shoes (heels below 1inch) tights or socks.

 

Call time for the students:

Grades 4/5: 6:00 p.m.

Grade 6: 6:15 p.m.

Grade 7/8: 6:30 p.m.

 

Please click here to read about concert etiquette.

RESERVE YOUR YEARBOOK TODAY! 

  $25 per book

Please return your order form to the front office by Tuesday, June 7!   

Click here to download. 

JUNE AFTER CARE RESERVATIONS   

Due NEXT Tuesday,  

May 31 at 4:00 p.m.   

     Don't forget to sign up for the last session of after care.  Please stop by the front office to pick up your reservation forms for June or download yours   

here and here

DAILY PILOT CUP

Come Support  

our 5th & 6th Grade Co-Ed Soccer Team

They will be competing in the  

Daily Pilot Cup next week.

 

Tuesday, 5/31 at 6:45 p.m. at Costa Mesa High School, Field #1*

 

Thursday, 6/2 at 3:30 p.m. at The Farm, Field #6**

 

Costa Mesa High School   

2650 Fairview Road, Costa Mesa.   

 

The best parking is off Arlington in the dirt lots behind the soccer fields.  Look for us in the white/natural-colored t-shirts.

 

**The Farm Fields are to the left of Costa Mesa High School.  No physical address.  Park in the CMHS parking lot and head to the left.

LOOKING FOR SOME SUMMERTIME  

HANDWORK?   

Crafts  

We are looking for crafters to teach and/or learn how to make handmade products for a WSOC Craft Boutique that will be open to the public.  Please contact Denise Ogawa, dogawa@waldorfschool.com.   

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WILDCATS MOVE-A-THON SUCCESS  

MAT 2011 Running Thank you students for a great and successful Move-a-Thon.  Thank you to the 12th grade for organizing a really fun day, to the older students for providing leadership within their groups,  and to the parent volunteers for spirited support and yummy snacks.

 

The event raised $17,173 for our school.  Very well done.

The class participation winners are...

1st place = 1st Grade, who wins $300 for their class

2nd place = 4th Grade, who wins $200 for their class

3rd place = 2nd Grade, who wins $100 for their class

 

A whopping 54 students qualified for the $150+ drawing.  A huge congratulations to you all, and thank you for doing your best to support you school.   

This is quite an accomplishment.

 

In a blind, random drawing that occurred in the office this morning, the winners of the raffle prizes are:

 

*Soccer City Rental - Lulu Forsum

*Viking Skateboard & Helmet - Madison Makoff

* 1 super cool, Fuel TV Skateboard Deck goes to these 4 lucky winners:  Ryan Eades, Zephyr Aarons, Leo DeMichele, and Sterling Daily.

 

Congratulations to everyone who qualified.   

We are proud of all of you.  

MAT 2011 Kindy 

 

ANNUAL GIVING UPDATE 

Thank you to everyone for participating in this year's campaign and for your incredible support of our school.  We are currently at a strong 92% participation school-wide.  The campaign remains open until July 31, 2011.  We are still striving to reach 100%, as it greatly enhances the school's outside funding efforts.

 

As we continually work to improve programs and bring you the best that we possibly can, we are looking for your feedback.  Please take a moment to complete this 1-minute survey on Annual Giving.  Thank you.

    

HAPPENINGS IN THE HIGH SCHOOL

UPCOMING TRIPS 

The 9th Grade class is off to Oregon May 28 - June 2.

The 12th Grade class is off to Alaska June 4 - June 12. 

 

SENIOR PLAY

Are you a sixth grader or older?

 If so, please support the 12th grade as they perfrom

Voltaire's Candide

on Friday, June 3 at 7:30 p.m. in the Eurythmy Hall.  

Tickets are $5 at the door.

We look forward to seeing you there!

*NEW* SUMMER CAMPS ADDED  

STRINGS CAMP with DEBORA WONDERCHECK

CAMP 1: Intermediate/Advanced String Camp 

Dates: Monday, June 20 - Friday, July 1

Cost: $275 

Have fun playing modern and unique music in a focused and relaxed atmosphere.  Students will strengthen their reading and playing skills while receiving one on one attention that will successfully prepare them for next year.  In class presentation on the final day of class.  

 

CAMP 2: Beginning Strings

Dates: Monday, July 5 - Friday, July 15

Cost: $250 (instrument not included)

$280 with instrument 

Learn how to play violin/viola or cello in two weeks!  This beginning class lays the foundation and builds an interest in future string playing.  No experience required but do arrive with an instrument.  Contact Mrs. Wondercheck for instrument rental info if needed.  In class sharing on the final class day.  

 

Hours: 9:30 a.m. -12:30 p.m.

 

MISS T'S POLYNESIAN CAMP  

Come join the fun with music, dance, crafts, stories, and food from the South Pacific.   

 

Monday, June 27 -  Friday, July 1

Monday, July 11 - Friday, July 15

Monday, July 18 - Friday, July 22

Monday, July 25 - Friday, July 29

Monday, August 1 - Friday, August 5

Monday, August 8 -  Friday, August 12

 

Fees: $100 at registration and  

an $150 due at the start of camp

 

Hours: 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

   

Open to incoming 1st -3rd grade students.  

Luau every Friday at 12:00 p.m.   

Please pack a light snack daily.

   

EARLY CHILDHOOD SUMMER CAMPS  

Join us for crafts, walks and lots of play!

 

Camp Hours: 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Fee: $200 per week 

 

June 15-17 : Miss Barbara

June 20-24 : Miss Barbara

June 27-July 1 : Miss Terri

July 5-8 : Miss Terri

July 11-15 : Miss Catherine

July 18-22 : Miss Catherine

July 25-29 : Miss Holly

August 1-5 : Miss Holly

 

June 15th through August 5th

(excluding weekends and the 4th of July)

 

Incoming PreKindergarten through Rising Grade One    

 

NOTES FROM NONA AND THE COMPANY OF ANGELS

Summer Hours

WEDNESDAYS ONLY

8:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. 

                        

Are you all wishing for those summer days?   

Well...they are just around the corner!!

Time to start thinking about supplies that may enhance your lazy days of summer with your children....paints, paper, pencils, crayons, felt, roving wool, books, games

            AND that is just to name a few items you can find in the store!

 

Where have you been....I have missed some familiar faces in the past few months.   

 

Come on in... 

50% OFF TABLE BEGINNING TUESDAY, MAY 31ST

Treasures you can't live without!

 

20% Annual Storewide sale on most items beginning

WEDNESDAY, JUNE 1ST until the end of the school year!

 

 REMEMBER:

No holds during this time period.   

If you have something on the Hold Shelf...

please purchase by May 31st or else it will be put  

back into stock.

 

Thank you for your patronage.   

 

This year has been trying - sales have been down at their lowest levels in many years.  With your continued patronage we will continue on for years to come.  Please think of us first when purchasing gifts, books, toys, yarn and more.

 

Thank you, Nona


THINK GREEN WITH CLASS OF 2016   

Wednesday, June 1  

from 2:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.  

  Organic Cotton Bags

Don't forget 7th grade is selling

  organic canvas bags for just $15.   

These bags are great for groceries, books and travel.

   

Snack and lunch bags are also available for $28 and $34.