Saturday, August 16, 10:00 – 11:30am: Open House

Open Houses offer an opportunity to meet our faculty, see our students’ work, tour our school buildings, and learn more about Waldorf education.

Please contact Robyn Coe with any questions at ext. 106 or

Wednesday, September 3: First Day of Elementary School & Family Picnic at Noon

First day of Elementary School, Half Day, Noon Dismissal

Family Picnic at noon for the Elementary School students and their families, come together for the first social event of the school year!

What to bring: Each family can bring their own picnic lunch. All parents, excluding 1st grade, bring a dessert, fruit, or finger foods to share with everyone. Desserts will go on a group table and be “unveiled” after everyone’s had a chance to eat.

What to do: Arrive at 11:50 before the picnic begins with your picnic lunch, dessert, utensils, blanket or beach towels. (Send them with your child if you’re not attending.) Join in the circle with the school children for the blessing. Enjoy the picnic. Please use the recycle bins. Please help clean up

What else? All children are to be under the supervision of their families during the picnic. Your support of the people organizing the picnic will be appreciated. Remember to label your serving items and take them home.

Monday, September 8: First Day of Early Childhood & Picnic

Monday, September 8, 2014, 11 a.m.
GBRSS – Early Childhood Building
Great Barrington, MA

The first school morning for Early Childhood is Monday, September 13th from 11:00 to 12:00 followed by a potluck picnic. Parents are invited to accompany their child for this short morning. Please bring a main dish, salad, dessert or drinks to share. You will also want to bring a blanket, plates, cups and utensils for your family. We hope the sun will shine on this warm gathering of new and returning friends

Tuesday, September 9, 9am: Open House

GBRSS Early ChildhoodOur September Open House is Tuesday, September 9th, 2014 from 9 am to 10:30 am. Prospective parents, please meet in the school’s library for coffee and muffins. We will tour the school buildings, step into elementary and middle school classrooms to experience Waldorf Education’s unique “main lesson” in action, tour dedicated art studios and visit Early Childhood classes for circle time.

Please contact Robyn Coe with any questions and to register, at (413) 528-4015 ext. 106 or

We look forward to seeing you!