Our School

Sun Haven Waldorf School, a Developing Waldorf School with membership in the Association of Waldorf Schools of North America, was founded in 2001 and is located in Roberts Creek on the beautiful Sunshine Coast of British Columbia, Canada. Waldorf education provides a developmentally appropriate, balanced education that integrates the arts and academics as is promoted inContinue Reading

What Is Waldorf Education?

For the Waldorf student, music, dance, and theater, writing, literature, legends and myths are not simply subjects to be read about, ingested and tested. They are experienced. Through these experiences, Waldorf students cultivate a lifelong love of learning as well as the intellectual, emotional, physical and spiritual capacities to be individuals certain of their pathsContinue Reading

Upcoming Events

Upcoming Open House & School Tour Events at Sun Haven (NEW)

Upcoming Open House & School Tour Events at Sun Haven (NEW)

We have a number of open house & school tour events coming up at Sun Haven that present a wonderful, hands-on opportunity for families to come and learn about the unique, inspiring, developmentally-focussed ‘whole child’ curriculum that is Waldorf education.

  • Laugh & Learn Knit Night
    Monday March 24, 7:00 – 9:00 pm
    (at Roberts Creek Cohousing Common House)
    Enjoy samples of handwork taught at Sun Haven and discover what our children learn through knitting. Please join us and bring a friend! Bring your knitting projects, learn how to knit or come to socialize! **Please park in the cul-de-sac and walk up to the Common House**
    If you feel inspired to bring a beverage or treat to share, please do. But also feel free to come empty handed with an open heart and mind.   Brought to you by: Sun Haven Parent Council
  • Preschool Tea Open House
    Saturday May 10, 10:30 – 11:30 am

    Bring your child to play, learn about our developmentally based program, spend time outdoors & sing a new song or two!
  • Taste of Kindergarten Open House
    Wednesday April 30, 3:30 – 4:30 pm
    Tuesday May 6, 3:30 – 4:30 pm
    Saturday May 10, 10:30 – 11:30 am

    Parents and children are invited to our Kindergarten for play, talk, circle time & more. Learn how songs, stories, the outdoors & hands-on play guide the children through their morning/day.
  • Walk Through The Grades Tour
    Wednesday May 21, 8:45 – 9:45 am

    Visit our seaside campus & take a tour through our classrooms to observe how our unique curriculum engages children resulting in motivated and inspired learners.

To Register…

To register or find out more about any of the above events, call 604-741-0949 or email office@sunhavenschool.ca.  All open house events (except Knit Night) take place at the Sun Haven Waldorf School campus, located at Beach Avenue & Margaret Road, Roberts Creek.

Job Posting: Kindergarten Lead Teacher

Job Posting: Kindergarten Lead Teacher

Sun Haven is currently seeking a lead teacher for our Kindergarten program for the 2014-2015 school year.  Click here for the full job description.

New Parent & Child Program in March

New Parent & Child Program in March

Mondays, March 31 to June 9 9:30 – 11:30 AM Spring Program – 8 sessions(no sessions April 7, 14 & May 19) Sun Haven Waldorf School’s Parent & Child program is an opportunity for families with young children (birth to 3 years old) to spend an enjoyable morning together in a setting that is both enrichingContinue Reading

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Walk Through the Grades Open House

Walk Through the Grades Open House

Visit our seaside campus & take a tour through our classrooms to observe how our unique curriculum engages children resulting in motivated and inspired learners. Join us for a Walk Through the Grades on Thursday, May 21 from 8:45 – 9:45 am. Register at office@sunhaven.ca or by calling 604.741.0949. See you there!

The Arrival of Spring Brings with it the Return of Gardening Classes!

The Arrival of Spring Brings with it the Return of Gardening Classes!

The Grades 2-5 classes are back out in the yard working in the various gardens around the school.  We would be happy to make use of any of your gently used yard and garden tools if you happen to be upgrading the tool shed this season.  Useful items would be: gloves, trowels, shovels, buckets orContinue Reading

Walk Through the Grades

Walk Through the Grades

Wondering if Waldorf is right for your child or just curious about what makes Waldorf unique? Join us for a Walk Through the Grades on Wednesday, February 26 from 8:45 – 9:45 am. Register at office@sunhaven.ca or by calling 604.741.0949. See you there!

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