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.
Winter 2017 SPORTS
5th-8th Grade Co-ed After School Sports
Dates: 1/11-4/05 (15 sessions)
*Requires a completed Aerial Arts Waiver for participation
Girls’ 5th-8th grade
Days: Tuesday & Friday
Dates: 1/10-3/31 (19 sessions)
Fee : $60
Boys’ 5th-6th grade
Days: Monday & Thursday
Dates: 10/03-12/22 (22 sessions)
Boys’ 7th-8th grade
Dates: 10/03-12/22 (up to 44 sessions)
NOTE: 7th/8th grade Boys' Basketball, it is not mandatory to attend all practices each week to be on the team. Study hall is mandatory every practice day from 3:30-4:30.
Intro to Archery
Participants will learn proper knowledge, technique, and eye-coordination to practice the sport of archery. Students will hone their skills and learn how to shoot at standard and 3-D targets, play games, and have tons of fun.
*REQUIRED for all sports – Participation in any physical sport/activity requires that a Physical Form, Concussion form, Registration Form, Athletic Waiver and any other waiver specific to the activity are completed and on file before the first day of activities.
Welcome Girls On The Run to DWS!
3rd - 5th Grade girls are invited to strengthen confidence, teamwork, self-esteem values, all while staying physically active! In partnership with the Boll Family YMCA, DWS is teaming up twice a week to get our girls moving!
Meetings: Mondays and Thursdays
March 13 - May 21st
Celebratory 5k on May 21st at Lake St. Clair Metropark
*scholarships are available
Students in the 2nd grade are invited to participate in brain games that challenge memory, concentration, and critical thinking skills. Taught by Ms. Patricia Mandell, an expert chess instructor. The course includes prizes and trophies for excellent effort!
Meets Thursdays 3:30 - 4:10 January 19 - April 6
No class February 23 or March 16
Course fee $100
Both the Registration and Permission forms must be completed for participation.
Lyre Choir Grades 4-8
Students learn the skills and techniques of this classical 27 stringed instrument, blended with their voices to create a truly remarkable cantata. Class will culminate with a performance during the Spring Assembly. Instrument rental available with an additional $10 per month fee.
Tuesdays 3:30-4:30, January 10 - March 21
No class February 21
$170 rental and instruction fee per student
Registration form can be found here
Kinderharp Grades 1, 2, & 3
Our 1st, 2nd, and 3rd grade students are invited to learn the skills of the kinderharp, a gentle, soft sounding stringed instrument specifically designed for young children. It's harmonies are tuned to encompass the range of a child's voice and will not go out of harmony, no matter the song!
1st Grade: Tuesdays 2:35-3:05 during last recess
February 27 - April 3
Registration form here