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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?

Enjoy this glimpse into our Waldorf science curriculum, share it with your friends and family, and if you are a Waldorf alum with a story to share about science, or another part of the curriculum that inspired you, drop us a line using the form on our Alumni page.

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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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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Curriculum Features at Open House

This coming Saturday, January 27, we are hosting our annual All School Open House from 10am to noon. Our classrooms will be open and filled with examples of our students’ beautiful work....
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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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