Scheduling a School Visit
Please call the school office, 301-565-2282, to make an appointment to for a school tour. School tours are generally on the first Tuesday or Wednesday of most months; please see the schedule below. Parents will hear a presentation on our school from our administration and enrollment staff, and will have an opportunity to visit our 3 and 5 Day Classes. School tours are for adults only, please. Please contact our office to register.
In addition to our regular school tours, we hold free Mini Mornings on the first Saturday of most months. Saturday Mini Mornings are popular events, with teachers, parents and board members available to answer questions. Children will enjoy activities especially designed for them – open play, snack, circle, story, and time outdoors on our beautiful wooded playground. Please contact our school office to register for a Mini Morning.
Additionally, you are always welcome to drop by our school with your child Monday – Friday, between the hours of 9:00am – 3:00pm, for a look around our playground and public areas.
School Tours 2013-2014 (adults only, contact office to register)
Please join us! Contact the office to register.
October 2 9-9:45 am January 8 9-9:45 am
October 30 9-9:45 am February 25 11-11:45 am
December 4 11-11:45 am April 1 11-11:45 am
School tours begin parents with a brief, comprehensive presentation of Waldorf early childhood education and our programs, followed by a visit to our 3 and 5 day classes. They conclude with a question and answer period with our Enrollment and Pedagogical Coordinator.
Saturday Mini Mornings (children welcome, contact office to register)
October 5, November 2, January 11, March 1, April 5
Time: 9:30 – 11 am
The Mini Morning provides great opportunity to experience Waldorf early education first hand. Held on the first Saturday of most months, we open our classrooms for a taste of a typical day at Acorn Hill. You and your child can meet our teachers and enjoy a shortened experience of our daily rhythm, with open play, bread-making, circle and story, and outdoor play on our beautiful wooded playground. Teachers, parents and board members are on hand to answer questions and talk about our school. Please contact the school office to register. There is no charge for the Mini Morning.
May 10, 2014
10am – 2pm
Join us for our annual family event! Children will enjoy our outdoor games, crafts, activities and a special marionette show. Other highlights include the sale of dolls, animals, and other crafts lovingly made by our very own parents, Little Shop items, plants, home-made baked goods, delicious wholesome food for lunch, and a raffle.