After School Programs

Detroit Waldorf School offers a variety of sports and after school programs in addition to our regular classroom activities. These programs are all designed to support the healthy growth and development of our students.

If you have any questions or ideas regarding after school programming, please contact Bridget McDevitt.

Winter 2018 Sports

Participation in all physical activities and sports require a recent Physical Form, and any necessary waivers, concussion forms, and registration forms to be completed and on file by the first day of activities. 

5th-8th Grade After School Sports  

Aerial/Circus Arts*
Day: Wednesdays
Dates: 1/10-3/28
Time: 3:30-5pm
Fee: $65
Registration Form
Aerial Arts Waiver 


5th-8th Grade Girl's Basketball
Days: Tuesday & Friday
Dates: 1/09 - 3/30
Time: 3:30-5:45
Fee : $80
Registration form
Concussion Info Form

5th-8th Grade Boys’ Basketball
Days: Monday & Thursday 1/09-3/31
Tuesdays & Friday 1/10-3/31

Time: 3:30-4:30 5th grade
3:30- 5:45 6th, 7th, and 8th
Fee: $80
Registration form
Concussion Info Form


Wellness at Waldorf presents Baking Basics for grades 1-3

We are excited to offer a new baking class for students in grades 1-3. Katherine Feldhouse will teach essential baking techniques and welcome special guest instructors from local bakeries. Class registration is limited to 10 students. Please turn the registration, permission form, and payment in to the front office. Checks should be made out to Katherine Feldhouse.
Registration form
Permission form


Archery with Motor City Archers

Participants will learn in a safe setting the sport that has survived the test of time! Students will learn proper technique, form, eye dominance and the safety of this sport. They will shoot several types of targets as they progress. They will also learn procedures and etiquette.
Day: Wednesday
Dates: 1/10-2/28
Time: 3:30-4:30pm
Fee: $100
Registration form


Introduction to Chess and other       Brain Games

Students in the 1st and 2nd grades are invited to participate in brain games that challenge memory, concentration, and critical thinking skills. Taught by Pat Mandell, an experienced and passionate chess instructor. The course includes prizes and trophies for excellent effort!
Day: Thursday
Dates: November 16- January 25
Time: 3:15-4:00
Course fee $82
Registration Form (make checks out to All The Kings Men)

DWS Chess Club

Our 3rd-5th grade students have the chance to challenge their critical thinking skills with a weekly chess class. Students of all levels are welcome, as the focus is on growth and having fun.
Day: Thursday
Dates: November 16- January 25
Time: 3:25-4:25
Course fee: $88
Registration Form (make checks payable to All The Kings Men)


Kinderharp Grade 2

Our 2nd grade students are invited to learn the skills of the kinderharp, a gentle, soft sounding stringed instrument specifically designed for young children. Its harmonies are tuned to encompass the range of a child's voice and will not go out of harmony, no matter the song! 

Day: Wednesday
Dates: October 18-November 15
Time: 2:35-3:05
Fee: $25
Registration Form (make checks payable to Nancy Carpenter)