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.

Spring 2017 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. 

3rd-8th Grade Co-ed After School Sports  

Aerial/Circus Arts*
Day: Wednesdays
Dates: 1/11-4/05 (15 sessions)
Time: 3:30-5pm
Fee: $60

*Requires a completed Aerial Arts Waiver for participation


5th-8th Grade Girls’ Softball
Days: Tuesday & Friday
Dates: 4/4 - 6/6
No practice 4/18 or 4/21

Time: 3:30-5:00
Fee : $40/weekly OR
$55/twice weekly

Registration Form
Concussion Info Sheet

3rd & 4th Grade Co-Ed Baseball
Days: Wednesdays
Dates: 4/12 - 6/7
No practice 4/19
Time: 3:30-4:45
Fee: $40
Registration Form

Concussion Fact Sheet

5th-8th Grade Boys’ Baseball
Days: Monday & Thursday
Dates: 4/3 - 6/8
No practice 4/17 or 4/20

Time: 3:30-5:00
Fee: $40/weekly OR
$55/twice weekly

Registration Form
Concussion Info Sheet

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
3:30-4:45 p.m.
Celebratory 5k on May 21st at Lake St. Clair Metropark
Cost: $136/student*
*scholarships are available

For more information or to register your girl, visit this website, or contact our YMCA representative, Danielle Meirow


Brain Games

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
Fee $30
Registration form here