Moorland Waldorf School


The children of Class 1/2/3/4 have been working with great enthusiasm on a mandala during their craft lessons.  The mandala’s focus is on numbers and it was started with a human being at the centre, for the number one.  The children have been very engaged and have shown great creativity and inventiveness. And with all […]

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Wetland Project

It was in September of last year that we began a small wetland restoration project in the grounds of Moorland Waldorf School in Botton.  The children were excited to be part of this project. They understood that their work of dam building is a vital natural function that would once have been performed in this area by enthusiastic teams […]

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Call for Trustees!

Eskdale Community Trust for Education, the trust that runs Moorland Waldorf, is looking for one or more new trustees to join the Board. We are keen to recruit trustees with skills in the following areas: finance, HR, adult education, and charity law. The area of expertise is however less important than a commitment to Waldorf […]

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Advent Fair 2021

Our Advent Fair will take place on Saturday 4th December from 11am until 4pm. There will be our usual stalls of craft and Christmas gifts, activities for children including the puppet show plus delicious food and drinks. We look forward to seeing you there! […]

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Learning about the natural world

Over the last four years, Moorland Waldorf School has been developing an innovative nature studies curriculum, which we hope begins to equip our children for the profound reassessment of our relationship to the natural world that their generation will be called upon to make. Our approach begins with developing in our children a moral relationship […]

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Woolly Workshop

Half term craft activity Come and try your hand at carding or spinning using a drop spindle.  Learn how to knit or have a go at felting. Monday 25th October from 10.30 am until 12.30 pm. Moorland Waldorf School, Botton Village (YO21 2NJ) Suitable for adults and children of all ages. Cost is £15 for […]

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