AWS Blog


Listen to the podcast interview here on Ryan's blog, That's Not Spit.

From Ryan:

This weeks episode on the podcast is a bit different than normal. My kids attend the Alabama Waldorf School here in Birmingham, Alabama. I have been around long enough now to see how wonder...

October 25, 2018

Excerpt from a recent note our first-grade teacher sent to the parents of her class:

Dear Parents,

What a delightful week! The first graders continue to enjoy their math block. This week, we continued to learn about the qualities of numbers, concentrating on 7, 8, 9...

October 2, 2018

Alabama Waldorf School is pleased to have guest speaker, speech artist and educator with us this week to work with our faculty, staff, and Grades students.  

Language Nourishment

It is a signature of Waldorf education that it takes place through the spoke...

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Our highest endeavor must be to develop free human beings who are able of themselves to impart purpose and direction to their lives. The need for imagination, a sense of truth, and a feeling of responsibility — these three forces are the very nerve of education.
— Rudolf Steiner, Founder of Waldorf Education

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Alabama Waldorf School

The mission of Alabama Waldorf School is to cultivate healthy, confident, compassionate learners who excel academically, socially, and civically. 

Located on Crestwood Blvd, AWS is a non-profit, private school serving students 18 months - 8th Grade, and the only fully accredited Waldorf school in Alabama. Learn more about tuition rates and admissions

What's New

Tuesday, January 14, 2020

Curious about Waldorf? Light up your child's imagination and give them the joy of learning! 

Find out more at our


Thursday, January 23, at 5:30 pm

Kindergarten - 8th Grade

Experience classroom activities, meet teachers, and explore this vibrant curriculum through the Grades. For more information, call 205-592-0541 or email Marketing.

Wednesday, January 8, 2020

Morning Garden Registration now open!

The Spring session of our ever-popular, award-winning Morning Garden program is now open for registration. Morning Garden is for young children (infants & toddlers) and the caregivers who love them. Classes will meet on Fridays, 10:30 am - 12 noon, February - May, 2020. Download a registration form here.


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