ELEMENTARY AND MIDDLE-SCHOOL


Children in grades 1-8 learn through the guidance of a class teacher who stays with the class ideally for eight years. The elementary and middle school curriculum include:

 

  • English based on world literature, myths, and legends
  • history that is chronological and inclusive of the world’s great civilizations
  • science that surveys geography, astronomy, meteorology, physical and life sciences
  • mathematics that develops competence in arithmetic, algebra, and geometry
  • foreign languages; physical education; gardening
  • arts including music, painting, sculpture, drama, eurythmy, sketching
  • handwork such as knitting, weaving, and woodworking