Castlemaine Steiner School & Kindergarten provides a contemporary education for children from Kindergarten through to Class 8, helping them to meet the demands of life in the twenty-first century.
The aim of Steiner schooling is to educate the whole child. The curriculum is broad and balances academic subjects with artistic and practical activities.
Steiner teachers are dedicated to creating a genuine love of learning within each child.
Steiner Education covers a wealth of world cultural histories from Celtic fairy tales, through studies of old testament stories, Norse myths, Greek and Roman mythologies to medieval tales and Shakespearean plays and poetry, in a way which meets the needs of each growing child.
A Steiner education integrates the head, the heart and the hands of all children.
Castlemaine Steiner School & Kindergarten teachers move with their class community from Class 1 through to Class 8. This engenders a depth of relationship and a capacity for creating confident learners, which is a key feature of Steiner education. Castlemaine Steiner School & Kindergarten has a highly experienced team of dedicated Class Teachers with a true love of children.
Castlemaine Steiner School & Kindergarten offers an extensive range of specialist subjects - music, craft, LOTE (Spanish and French) and sport. Support Education is offered to students needing extra assistance.
Castlemaine Steiner School & Kindergarten is located on 18 acres of beautiful bushland approximately 7 minutes from the township of Castlemaine. It has architecturally designed rammed earth classrooms, and playgrounds & gardens designed for children's safety and enjoyment. Our magnificent Multi-Purpose room houses school assemblies, the music programme and wonderful class plays each year.