Category: Alternative Education

Summer Camps are Back

Our summer camps are back! The theme this year is colour. We have places available both weeks. Please book your place early as both camps will fill up and share with anyone interested! Week 1: 15/7-19/7 Week 2: 12/8-16/8 Time: 10am to 2pm Age: 6-12 Price: €75 per week Contact: 089-255-9942

Spring Open Day

Interested in Steiner/Waldorf education? Come to our Spring Open Day to meet the teachers, students and parents of Kilkenny Steiner School and Ballyhall Kindergarten. Look around the school and kindergarten, learn more about Steiner Education, and enjoy a very warm welcome. About Us: Kilkenny Steiner School and Ballyhall Kindergarten offer a unique, creative, and non-denominational approach to early years and…

Announcing: Summer Camp 2018

Come an join us this year for our summer camp in the beautiful setting of the Kilkenny Steiner School. We are going to have a lovely time doing some new activities. This year its all about wool. We will wash and card raw sheep’s wool, learn how to dye wool with plants, spin wool by hand and with a hand…

Kilkenny Steiner School announces new Féileacán Class

Kilkenny Steiner School is delighted to welcome enrolments for a new initiative that will accept children of 5 and 6 six years of age in an ‘Infants’ style year, preparing the children for formal schooling from age 7. Packed with outdoor activities, crafts, art, storytelling, and lots of play, Féileacán will be led by experienced National School Teacher Conor Boland,…

Kilkenny Steiner School is looking for a Class 1 Teacher

Kilkenny Steiner School is seeking a Class 1 Teacher to start as soon as possible. We are a small, but growing school set in the beautiful grounds of Camphill Community Ballytobin which caters for Classes 1 to 6. There is also a Steiner kindergarten close by. We are looking for a highly motivated, trained and experienced Steiner teacher to take…

Mother Nature, Mother Love

A celebration of Motherhood and the Gift of Life, Following on from last year’s popular Valentine’s event. Castalia Hall, Ballytobin, Callan, Co. Kilkenny Friday 1st May, doors 7.30 pm With poetry, drama, dance and song, featuring Geraldine Plunkett David Donohoe Susie Lamb and more Advance tickets €10, €12 at door Includes refreshments In aid of Kilkenny Steiner School

Educating the Child of the 21st Century

A public talk and conversation for parents and educators with Christopher Clouder. How can we enable the child of today to face the future with courage, resourcefulness and creativity? How can we enable each and every child to develop their own individual gifts and let these enrich the lives of all? How can education respond to the changing times and…

Teaching the Steiner Way

Commencing 1st February 2014. This is an innovative new course for anyone who wishes to develop a greater insight into how Steiner methods are applied in the classroom and to prepare potential Steiner teachers and qualified Primary School teachers for further training in Steiner teaching. An information leaflet is available here. Teaching the Steiner way – leaflet