Students at Brooklyn Waldorf School explore the world through active, inquiry-based thinking. Grade and specialty subject teachers work together to craft a comprehensive, hands-on curriculum.
parent childWhere students 9 months to 3 years and their parents learn together under the supervision of a Waldorf-trained teacher.
Early ChildhoodNursery and Kindergarten classes are pre-academic programs that provide children the foundations for elementary-age learning.
Lower GradesGrades 1 through 5 give an interdisciplinary, multisensory approach to educating in a developmentally appropriate manner.
Middle SchoolGrades 6 through 8 deepen the intellectualization of learning.
“The claim for interdisciplinary learning is that parallel learning gives you advantages that series learning lacks. Those advantages may be: learning depth by fostering analogies; learning applicability by understanding context; learning flexibility by being aware of different modes of thought and ways of working; encouraging creative breakthroughs by using examples and models from different fields, etc.”
– Carl Gombrich, University College London