The Foundation Studies year includes intensive work in the visual, aural, vocal, sculptural and social arts, as well as a thorough introduction to Anthroposophy and Rudolf Steiner. The nature of the human being is studied through courses in child and adult development and cultural history. The Foundation Studies year gives an introduction to the ideas and initiatives of Rudolf Steiner. These artistic and conceptual studies provide the basis for the Waldorf School curriculum and for a personal path of development. Completion of these studies is required before formal admission to the Elementary Education programs. An interview will be required to enter Foundation Studies.
The Elementary Program usually takes two years of study. Completion of Foundation Studies is required before formal admission to the Elementary Education program. Please contact the Elementary Program Director at (248) 299-2680 for more information.