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Explore Science at PWS

A recent study by the Austrian government found that Waldorf graduates have a greater aptitude and affinity for the natural sciences than their peers. Why is that? What makes the Waldorf approach to science education so special, and so effective?

2018 Graduates Head to First Choice Schools

Receive the child with reverence, educate them in love, send them forth in freedom. –Rudolf Steiner The twenty-six members of the Portland Waldorf School Class of 2018 are a formidable group. At...
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7th Grade Science Explores Combustion, Cycles, and Connections

with Virginia Berg, Grade 7 Teacher Seventh grade is often characterized as a year of extremes, both emotional and social. As with every grade, the Waldorf curriculum brings lessons and activities...
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PWHS Delegation Attends Model UN Conference

For the first time PWHS was represented at the Model United Nations – Oregon’s oldest youth organization – on the University of Oregon and Northwest Christian University’s campus in Eugene this...
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PWHS Class of 2022 Scholarship Recipients

Every year, Portland Waldorf High School selects two rising 9th grade students for a merit-based scholarship, which will cover half of each student’s tuition for four years! This year’s...
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What is Waldorf?

The description below is taken from “Waldorf Education: An Introduction,” a webpage created and maintained by the Association of Waldorf Schools of North America (AWSNA). It is reprinted here with...
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