About us

‌‌Who we are

Winterberry is an arts-intergrated K-8 public school inspired by Waldorf educational methods that meet Anchorage School District curriculum standards.  Winterberry was founded by parents dedicated to making an educational environment available for all interested Anchorage families.  Our program is designed to promote the growth and development of the whole child -- head, heart, and hands.

Our Vision/Children

  • Are engaged kinesthetically, socially, emotionally, and cognitively.
  • Are immersered in activities that best honor heir developmental stage.
  • Are joyful and lively at school and want to attend.
  • Are kind an empathectic towards one another.
  • Respect their teachers and adult visitors.           
  • Show care for their own physical and emotional selves.                               
  • Respect their teachers and adult visitors.
  • Show care for their own phusical and emotional selves.
  • Respect their school and the materials they use for lesons
  • Are connected to the natural world.
  • Are engaged in age-appropriate practical aspects of life and enjoy this work.
  • Are willing to share their authentic selves with the school community.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       

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