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Our Weekly Newsletter

News for our Families and Friends
In This Newsletter
Dates To Remember
Zany 2011
The Scrip Store is Open
WSOC on Facebook
Board of Trustees
Eurythmy Classes
Parent Association News
Big After Care
Eurythmy Classes
Holistic Moms Network Conference
Parent and Child Program
Support the 8th Grade
Pre-K and Kindergarten Admission
Sand Castle Building Results
The Company of Angels
Zara Spook and Other Lures
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QUICK LINKS 

  DATES TO REMEMBER

OCTOBER

10/10

NO SCHOOL: In-Service Day

 

10/12

Craft Group: Felt Bags 

 

10/18

Picture Day: Early Childhood, High School and Grade 1

 

10/19

Craft Group: Table Top Puppets

 

10/24

Picture Day: Grades 2-8

 

10/26

Craft Group: Table Top Puppets  


FALL BENEFIT AND AUCTION

GET YOUR TICKETS NOW!  

ZANY 2011

A Bizarre Bazaar  

Saturday, November 5

5:01 p.m. 

Arroyo Trabuco Country Club

Grand Ballroom 

Zany Swing 

For ticket info, please  

visit our website! 

Scrip Logo Transparent

From The Scrip Store...

  1. NEW!!! Yogurtland (self-serve, voted to be 'The Best in OC'--by my teenagers!)$25s, earning 10%.
  2. NEW!!! Veggie Grill--2 locations in OC and many in LA County, $25s, also earning 10%.
  3. Good News! Gap/Old Navy/Banana Republic/Athleta/Piperlime (all the same company) has increased their percentage PERMANENTLY to 14%. Available in $25s.

Here's a link to a PDF version of the most recent scrip order form.  Please click here!   

Gentle reminder: buying scrip supports your family's 'scrip bank,' your student's class bank account and WSOC~~it's a win-win-win!

 

Thank you & see you around campus~

 

Sandy Meadows, Scrip Coordinator

thescripstore@yahoo.com
949.574.7775, ext 204

 

To order online, please click here

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WSOC ON FACEBOOK

 

Check out our Facebook page!

 

 

 

BOARD OF TRUSTEES 

  Paul Conolly - Board Chair

Gabe Frisby - Treasurer

Gina Illes - Administration Rep.

Holly Richards - College Rep.

Rebeka Castro - College Rep. 

Brooke Tomblin

Steve Pope

Rainer Doemer 

David Tabone

Anthony Lazzara

David Burnett

Cynthia Sandoval-Dardis

Carol Sudbeck 

 

COLLEGE OF TEACHERS 

Miriam Whiteley

Ingrid Feck

Kimberly Telfer-Radzat

Nancy Mitchell

Barbara Cubanski

Rebeka Castro

Chris Bennett

Masami Inoue

Robin Theiss 

Elisabeth Beck

  Holly Richards  

Catherine Averett  

Deborah Waring  

FAMILY FILES 

Just a reminder to keep checking your family files!  Teachers, staff and other parents leave important info, invitations and correspondence within these files.  Stop by the front office and double check yours today.  You never know what  

you'll find inside!  

PARENT ASSOCIATION NEWS 
THANK YOU to all those who volunteered to provide dinners for our College of Teachers.    We have filled all the spots for the remainder of this semester!

BIG AFTER CARE 

 Interested in another year of  

Academic Chess?  

AC 

Click here for more info! 

EURYTHMY CLASSES

 THERAPEUTIC EURYTHMY WITH  

TRUUS GERAETS

     There are still openings for parents to sign up, either for themselves or for their children.

If interested, contact Truus Geraets at 949 646 6392.

 

KURT FAERBER 
It's time for the next session of adult eurythmy! Join us on Wednesdays from 7:15 to 8:30 p.m. 6 sessions for $90. Everyone is welcome to participate in this evening of movement. It is fun to experience a small taste of what our children are learning.
 

HOLISTIC MOMS NETWORK CONFERENCE

holistic mom logo 

Last weekend, Waldorf School was represented at the Holistic Moms Network Conference at the Irvine Marriott.  WSOC along with the other six Southern California Waldorf schools, passed out literature and tote bags to help spread the word about the wonderful Waldorf curriculum. 

holistic mom attendees 

PARENT AND CHILD PROGRAM     

The Parent and Child Program began its first week of classes this week!  

 

We've opened our gates to the newly-created garden and filled the new classroom with silks and blocks and dolls.  Our newest students have expressed their joy at having a special home all their own.

 

If you know of someone with a child between the ages of 18 months and 3 years and 9 months, please share the attached flyer with them.  We love meeting new friends!  

 

For more info, click here

SUPPORT THE 8th GRADE

Recycling Flyer   

PRE-KINDERGARTEN AND KINDERGARTEN ADMISSION FOR  

FALL OF 2012   

 

Are you planning to apply?   

Join us for these events next week!

 

Early Childhood Information Evening

For Fall, 2012, Pre-K and Kindergarten Enrollment

October 12, 2011, 7 - 8:30 pm

(Adults only, please)

 

Your attendance at this meeting is the required first step in the application process for pre-kindergarten and kindergarten.  Our Early Childhood teachers will describe the pre-kindergarten and kindergarten curriculum and activities, as well as the developmental philosophy of our program.  Ideally, both parents should attend.  Applications for enrollment will be available at this meeting.

 

Age by September 1:

Pre-K -  3 years and 9 months

Kindergarten -  4 years and 9 months

 

Morning in the Kindergarten

Saturday, October 15, 10 am - 12 pm

(For you and your child)

 

Pre-Kindergarten and kindergarten-aged children and their parents are invited to experience a "typical" morning in the Waldorf kindergarten.  This is an opportunity for your child to experience a shortened day in the classroom and for you to have a peek into the life of a Waldorf kindergarten.

 

NEWPORT BEACH SAND CASTLE BUILDING CONTEST  

Working on the Sand Castle

Students from Waldorf School of Orange County High School work on their entry in the contest, "Labyrinth of Mysteries," Sunday at Big Corona State Beach. Photo and caption featured on the front page of  The OC Register.

 

Congratulations to our 10th Grade Class for receiving an Honorable Mention in last weekend's Sand Castle Building Contest!  For their effort, they won 2 tickets on the Catalina Flyer, which they have generously donated to the Zany 2011 auction.  Congratulations and thank you! 

 

10th Grade Sand Castle  

THE COMPANY OF ANGELS    

We went to hunt for chestnuts

One fine October day

And in the windy country

We wandered far away....

Chestnut hunting I do not believe we will do

Here in So Cal BUT Apple picking days are at

Hand...

 

WE MISS YOU...where have you been...September in the store has been very busy for us angels BUT we have missed many of the parents, friends and grandparents who make our store special...please come in and see how the shelves are filling up!

 

HALLOWEEN HAS ARRIVED...treasures, treats and everything in between to help deck your mantle, table or just because. Items for this goolish holiday will be arriving throughout the week. Don't miss out.

 

CALLING ON ALL READERS FOR ALL GRADES...Please STUDENTS help us fill our shelves with the books you most want to read or see in the store. Turn in your short paragraph write-ups on the books you most love. This is a way to help your classmate decide on their next book to read or for visitors to the store who want to see a written suggestion. We shall keep a binder for one and all to look through. Remember...just a short recap or reason why you like a particular book. The Angels Will Greatly Appreciate your contribution.

 

NEW ARRIVAL...Plush Animals by Jelly Cat and Douglas

Cookbooks - Gluten Free and Vegan

Fabulous Jewelry from the San Francisco Gift Show

Picture and Chapter Books from various Publishers

ON ITS WAY...Preserves from Armenia - Harvest Song Ventures

Mixing Bowls and Pudding Bowls from England

Tree Block Tree Houses as well as Natural Blocks

 

We are here to serve you...suggestions are always welcomed.

 

Happy Fall - Love, The Angels

 LAST CHANCE TO SEE   

"ZARA SPOOK AND OTHER LURES"     

Zara Spook and Other Lures 

Join Gina Garrison, Kim Sava, Jackie Melbon, George Illes, Frank Paladino, Jenelle Smith and Kathy Paladino for  

"Zara Spook and Other Lures."

 

Tickets sold in the front office and  

20% of the proceeds go directly to the school!

For more info, click here !