Asheville Waldorf School is dedicated to protecting the sanctity of childhood, igniting a lifelong love of learning, and instilling the strength to feel with compassion and act with moral purpose in the world.

Our vision is to:

  • Protect the sanctity of childhood
  • Honor the distinct inner purpose of each child
  • Offer a proven and rigorous classical, academic curriculum, taught through the arts, movement and storytelling
  • Meet children’s needs at each stage of their physical, social, emotional, intellectual and spiritual development
  • Challenge children to discover the full range of their abilities
  • Nurture the child’s natural curiosity, joy and sense of wonder essential to learning
  • Instill respect and reverence for humanity and the Earth
  • Promote world peace and the renewal of human society
  • Produce creative thinkers and problem solvers
  • Foster deep, mutually supportive relationships between teachers and parents